25 Jun '11, 8am

#All-girl #J-pop group's newest member turns out to be computer graphic #AKB48

#All-girl #J-pop group's newest member turns out to be computer graphic #AKB48

Fans of the 61 member all-girls J-pop group, AKB48, that has taken the world by storm were shocked to discover that the newest addition to the group is actually a computer generated graphic. In fact, Aimi Eguchi, the newest member, is a computer-generated composite of some other members in the group's best features. The pop group recently announced that they were opening the world's first official AKB48 Cafe in Singapore on June 25 at SCAPE. STOMPer 3D says: "I wouldn't have guessed that she was a computer graphic. You have to admit, it was pretty well done. "In the video, she looked slightly stiff and plastic when she waved but I didn't think much of it."

Full article: http://singaporeseen.stomp.com.sg/stomp/sgseen/this_urban...

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