All AKB0048 Next Stage episodes.

# Title Air Date
1 少女裁判

Shoujo Saiban
Episode 1 The Young Girls' Trail

Episode 1 Guide
After the live in Lancastar, the girls are enjoying are celebrating at Atamistar, also they perform a celebratory concert. Tsubasa then announced that the General Selection and the Center Nova spot is coming back. However when DES launch a attack on 00 on that planet, capturing Sonata, Chieri and Yukirin. They are at Kasumigastar where a trial is being broadcasted on the whole universive to make 00 look bad. AKB0048 and the WOTA comes to the rescue to save their friends.
2 驚愕の新展開!?

Shōgeki no Shintenkai!?
Episode 2 - A Shocking New Initiative!?

Episode 2 Guide
After the broadcast of the trial, Chieri has become more popular and has been getting more offers. Meantime, Tsubasa announces that there will be a AKB themed shows, the variety shows are being broadcast on planets with the strictest entertainment ban laws. As Nagisa and Chieri are completing their posters. Tsubasa announced the early results of the General Selections with Kitahara ranked at 10th place and Chieri becomes 9th place.
3 アイドルの夜明け前

Aidoru no Yoakemae
Episode 3 - The Idol's Dark Before the Dawn

Episode 3 Guide
When the understudies participate in a pre-election handshake event, Nagisa is worried about Chieri, who has been feeling down since the announcement of the early results. The next day, Chieri meets with her family's butler, Yasunaga, who gives her a video message from her father, revealing that he was helping her the whole time since the trial. As the day of the elections arrives, and the final results are announced, Mimori ranks at 10th place.
4 新選抜総選挙

Shin Senbatsu Sōsenkyo
Episode 4 - New General Elections

Episode 4 Guide
All the members are sitting at the ceremony awaiting to hear who has placed in the General Elections. After the Mimori, Sae has become 9th, Tomomichin at 8th place. Kojiharu is ranked in 7th. Chieri is announced to be in 6th place. Next Mayuyu is elected 5th, In 4th is Yuki Kashiwagi. Takamina is elected 2nd place. She goes up on stage and gives a speech to all her fan an her beloved 00 members. Finally, the winner is announced, and it is Yuuko Ooshima.
5 禁じられた星

Kinjirareta Hoshi
Episode 5 - The Forbidden Star

Episode 5 Guide
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.
6 輝きを継ぐ者

Kagayaki wo Tsugumono
Episode 6 - Inheritor of the Light

Episode 6 Guide
As usual, the elected members have a concert. Mimori suddenly gets a fever a day before the concert and Nagisa becomes her stand-in. Mimori's fever, as Tsubasa and Mii-chan stated, is the 'Fever of Succession', which is the fever before succeeding someone. Mimori still wanted to perform even when she has such high fever, the Kirara of Succession react to Mimori. Mimori collapsed, and can't perform so Nagisa is replacing Mimori in the live.
7 美森革命

Mimori Kakumei
Episode 7 - Mimori Revolution

Episode 7 Guide
Finally recovered from her fever, Mimori begins to undergo the ritual of succession, with help from Tsubasa. Ushiyama informs the remaining girls to celebrate Mimori's succession. However, they become worried when Megumi informs them that Mimori will probably chance after her succession. The day of the concert arrives, and after a performance by the 77th Generation, Mimori reveals that she has taken the name of Mariko Shinoda.
8 あきばすた の けっせん

Akibasuta no Kessen
Episode 8 - Battle on Akibastar

Episode 8 Guide
During a concert, the troops of Zodiac Corporation reach Akibastar. Mii-chan tells Tsubasa that they want the Dualium that is hidden in the temple. Tsubasa orders the girls to retreat, but Yuuko disobeys the order. She ends up creating a big ball of energy, that opened a gate that wll bring them to the Center Nova who have disappeared. Before Tsubasa or any AKB0048 member are able to take action, Yuuko disappears in the light.
9 青い裏切り

Aoi Uragiri
Episode 9 - Blue Betrayal

Episode 9 Guide
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.
10 絶叫パラダイス

Zekkyō Paradaisu
Episode 10 - Shouting Paradise

Episode 10 Guide
The ship fell on Funghistar. During their exploration, Yuka and Orine met a strange creature. Later that night, the group's got attacked. Orine goes on a rescue mission to save Mofufu, with Nagisa, Chieri, and Yuka. Arriving at a large Dualium crystal, which they must defend, the group manages to use the power of song to convince the creatures that they are friendly. Chieri decides that she must talk to her father,she then sneaks on board one of the Zodiac's ships.
11 扉の向こう側

Tobira no Mukōgawa
Episode 11 - Beyond the Door

Episode 11 Guide
Chieri and Nagisa arrive on Sagittariusstar, where they meet with Chieri's Father. Meanwhile, Tsubasa comes up with a plan to warp directly into Akibastar's underground shrine and cause a Dualium reaction, though it will need all members of 00 to reach Center Nova-level radiance to be possible. Not wanting Nagisa or 00 to be harmed, Chieri goes along with her father's plan to make her a Center Nova. As Chieri finishes singing, a sudden gunshot is heard.
12 劇場への道

Gekijō e no Michi
Episode 12 - The Road to the Stage

Episode 12 Guide
While Chieri in shock, the WOTA members infiltrate Akibastar. Meanwhile, Tsubasa's wanting to save Akibastar pushes the members hard. A light glows and the members see a vision where they ride in a train which arrives at an "Akibastar". However, Nagisa and Chieri remain unconscious and they are still on the train. They see Yuuko on a broken staircase. Arriving on Akibastar, AKB0048 find themselves scared by the citizens who have turned against them.
13 NO NAME...

Episode 13 - NO NAME...

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The understudies decide to perform. During their performance, Yuuko appears, after that, Nagisa has become Atsuko Maeda. When DES attacks, Chieri stops one of them and shows everyone that they also have kind hearts and becomes Center Nova. When a DES battleship attempts to stop them, everyone combines their feelings to get peace returning to Akibastar. After the battle they announced Nagisa as Atsuko Maeda the 14th and Chieri as the new Center Nova.

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