2nd AKB48 Group Unit Janken Taikai 2018 to be held in September

Through the group's official blog, it was announced that AKB48 Group will be holding the event '2nd AKB48 Group Unit Janken Taikai [第 2 回 AKB48 グ ル ー プ ユ ニ ッ ト じ ゃ ん け ん 大会]' in Tokyo on September 23, 2018.

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Just like last year's 'Unit Janken', each member of AKB48, SKE48, NMB48, HKT48, NGT48 and STU48 can consult each other and form a unit as they see fit, and the members can specify the name and number of members. For members who want to participate solo than the unit, can register as a solo unit. Each member is only allowed to join in one unit.

The initial match will be held in a handshake event at Makuhari from 10 ~ 12 August 2018.

AKB48 Group Unit Janken Taikai 2018
Number of units that can compete in the main competition:
Solo unit: 4 slots
Unit with 2 members: 26 slots
Unit with 3 members: 10 slots
Unit with 4 members: 3 slots
Unit with 5 members: 2 slots
Unit with 6 members: 1 slot
Units with 7 ~ 9 members: 1 slot
Unit with 10 members: 1 slot
※ Total there will be 48 units to be formed.