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Shining Musume. (シャイニング娘。) is an adult eromanga by Shiwasu no Okina (師走の翁) about the 1st to 4th generation members of Morning Musume, adapted in September 2002. There are 7 Volumes of Shining Musume.
- 1 Controversy
- 2 Characters
Shining Musume is one of Hello! Project's most popular scandals and the most well known and infamous Hello! Project related eromanga comic. UP-FRONT AGENCY complained about the doujinshi, as it gave the members a bad image.
The mangaka, Shiwasu no Okina, a woman from Yamaguchi Prefecture, was interviewed on TV due to the popularity of the manga. She was a fan of Hello! Project back when she began making the manga. While she has recently gotten an interest in the idol group Momoiro Clover, she still is a fan of GAM and W.
Active members of Shining Musume in Vol. 1 (up to 3rd generation)
- Yauchi Mari (Yaguchi Mari) - age: 18 [Leader]
- Shiida Kaori (Iida Kaori) - age: 19
- Abe Natsumi (Abe Natsumi) - age: 20
- Yasuda Kei (Yasuda Kei) - age: 20
- Iki Sayaka (Ichii Sayaka) - age: 17
- Gottou Maki (Goto Maki) - age: 15
- Tsuchi "Tuti" Nonomi (Tsuji Nozomi) - age: 13
- Hako Ai (Kago Ai) - age: 12
The ages were later deleted.
Known former members of Shining Musume in Vol.1
Staff at the group's agency (which parodies UFA)
- Sengokudou Mika [manager]
- King (Tsunku) [producer]
- Sumabe Junichi (Suwabe Junichi) [narrator of the group's TV show]
the four "horsegirls"
- Tamahashi Ai (Takahashi Ai)
- Konro Asami (Konno Asami)
- Ouga Makoto (Ogawa Makoto)
- Masque de Niizaki (Niigaki Risa)