|Episode 9 - Blue Betrayal|
|Opening||Aruji Naki Sono Koe|
|Ending||Kono Namida wo Kimi ni Sasagu|
|Japanese||March 2, 2013|
Episode 8 - Battle on Akibastar
Episode 10 - Shouting Paradise
Blue Betrayal is the 9th episode of AKB0048 next stage anime series. It airs on March 2, 2013.
They barely manage to escape the DES and forced to leave Akibastar. Mii-chan reveals how Yuuko and the previous Center Nova had been taken to another world. Feeling that there may be a chance to save Yuuko, Nagisa decides she wants to become a Center Nova. When the ship suddenly comes under attack by DES, Mii-chan is going to buy them time to charge their warp drive. Just as Mii-chan runs out of ammo, she is rescued by Takamina.