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==Storyline==
 
==Storyline==
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This OVA takes place the night before an iDOLM@STER Fan Concert is to be put on by Studio 765.<br />
  
Live for you takes place the night before an iDOLM@STER concert is to be put on by Studio 765.<br />
 
 
The idols Haruka Amami, Iori Minase, Miki Hoshi, Chihaya Kisaragi, Makoto Kikuchi, Yukiho Hagiwara, Yayoi Takatsuki, Ritsuko Akizuki and Ami and Mami Futami bid each other farewell the night before the concert, but on the way home Haruka, Miki and Chihaya get lost and end up staying overnight at a mansion in the middle of nowhere (complete with a hotspring).  <br />
 
The idols Haruka Amami, Iori Minase, Miki Hoshi, Chihaya Kisaragi, Makoto Kikuchi, Yukiho Hagiwara, Yayoi Takatsuki, Ritsuko Akizuki and Ami and Mami Futami bid each other farewell the night before the concert, but on the way home Haruka, Miki and Chihaya get lost and end up staying overnight at a mansion in the middle of nowhere (complete with a hotspring).  <br />
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They end up fleeing in the middle of the night when it appears that they have stumbled on a mafia ring’s secret money laundering plans, but it is later revealed that Miki set this up all along in cooperation with the producer to create a realistic live video of an idols trouble before the important concert for entertainment purposes.  <br />
 
They end up fleeing in the middle of the night when it appears that they have stumbled on a mafia ring’s secret money laundering plans, but it is later revealed that Miki set this up all along in cooperation with the producer to create a realistic live video of an idols trouble before the important concert for entertainment purposes.  <br />
They continue to be hopefully lost for real though when there truck back turns out to be the wrong one, and when all seems lost Iori uses her families GPS and helicopter to locate and fly them back just in time for the concert.  <br />
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They continue to be hopefully lost when their truck back turns out to be the wrong one, making them realize they've been wandering the entire time completely lost. When all seems lost, Iori uses her family's GPS and helicopter to locate and fly them back just in time for the concert.  <br />
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There the idols reunite and head in to perform the show.
 
There the idols reunite and head in to perform the show.
  
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
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* There are several references in this OVA to other arcade games by Namco. These cameos include:
 
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** [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mappy Mappy] is referenced twice by Mappy the Mouse: once as a stuffed animal in a dance studio and again as Chihaya's phone strap.
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** [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valkyrie_No_Densetsu Valkyrie no Densetsu] is also appears twice: first as a Valkyrie background for Haruka's phone and as a Sandra phone strap also connected to the phone.
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** [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dig_Dug Dig Dug's] Pooka makes a cameo as Azusa's phone strap.
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* Interestingly, just before the idols go onstage for the opening of the concert, Yayoi still has on Berochoro despite being in her Cosmic and Funny costume.
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
  
 
[[Category:Adaptions]]
 
[[Category:Adaptions]]

Revision as of 12:15, 30 November 2012

THE IDOLM@STER Live For You! (L4U!) Original Anime is an OVA based on THE iDOLM@STER: Live for You! It was originally packaged with the limited edition release of THE iDOLM@STER: Live for You!.

Storyline

This OVA takes place the night before an iDOLM@STER Fan Concert is to be put on by Studio 765.

The idols Haruka Amami, Iori Minase, Miki Hoshi, Chihaya Kisaragi, Makoto Kikuchi, Yukiho Hagiwara, Yayoi Takatsuki, Ritsuko Akizuki and Ami and Mami Futami bid each other farewell the night before the concert, but on the way home Haruka, Miki and Chihaya get lost and end up staying overnight at a mansion in the middle of nowhere (complete with a hotspring).

They end up fleeing in the middle of the night when it appears that they have stumbled on a mafia ring’s secret money laundering plans, but it is later revealed that Miki set this up all along in cooperation with the producer to create a realistic live video of an idols trouble before the important concert for entertainment purposes.

They continue to be hopefully lost when their truck back turns out to be the wrong one, making them realize they've been wandering the entire time completely lost. When all seems lost, Iori uses her family's GPS and helicopter to locate and fly them back just in time for the concert.

There the idols reunite and head in to perform the show.

Cast

Character Voice Actor
Haruka Amami Eriko Nakamura
Chihaya Kisaragi Asami Imai
Yukiho Hagiwara Yurina Hase
Yayoi Takatsuki Mayako Nigo
Ritsuko Akizuki Naomi Wakabayashi
Azusa Miura Chiaki Takahashi
Iori Minase Rie Kugimiya
Makoto Kikuchi Hiromi Hirata
Ami & Mami Futami Asami Shimoda
Miki Hoshii Akiko Hasegawa

Trivia

  • There are several references in this OVA to other arcade games by Namco. These cameos include:
    • Mappy is referenced twice by Mappy the Mouse: once as a stuffed animal in a dance studio and again as Chihaya's phone strap.
    • Valkyrie no Densetsu is also appears twice: first as a Valkyrie background for Haruka's phone and as a Sandra phone strap also connected to the phone.
    • Dig Dug's Pooka makes a cameo as Azusa's phone strap.
  • Interestingly, just before the idols go onstage for the opening of the concert, Yayoi still has on Berochoro despite being in her Cosmic and Funny costume.

External links