Episode 5 - The Forbidden Star
Episode 5
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Episode Information
Kanji 禁じられた星
Romaji Kinjirareta Hoshi
English The Forbidden Star
Length 24:02 (Sub)
26:32 (Dub)
Opening Aruji Naki Sono Koe
Ending Kono Namida wo Kimi ni Sasagu
Air Date
Japanese February 2, 2013
Episode Guide
Episode 4 - New General Elections
Episode 6 - Inheritor of the Light
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The Forbidden Star is the 5th episode of AKB0048 next stage anime series. It airs on February 2, 2013.


The elected members are chosen for a concert on Baltistar, a planet completely under the entertainment ban. Meanwhile the 77th Generation of understudies are chosen to infiltrate a nearby military base undercover in order to investigate. During the investigation, Nagisa, Yuka, and Makoto discover a hidden casino. The girls decide to target the nuclear reactor hidden so they can shut down the casino and escape. Also Higashino, the DES guard helped them escape.


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AKB0048 NS episode 5 Summary

AKB0048 Official Site Summary