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Dear U plus Co., Ltd. “bubble,” a global fan communication app that allows you to enjoy private messages w ith artists, has arrived in Japan! Mrs. GREEN APPLE will be participating as the first Japanese band!

Dear U plus Co., Ltd.
“bubble”, a global fan communication app that allows you to enjoy the feeling of private messages with artists, has arrived in Japan! Mrs. GREEN APPLE will be participating as the first Japanese band! ……
Dear U plus Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Representative Director: Ryo Yamauchi), which handles the Japanese business of “Dear U bubble” (hereinafter referred to as “bubble”), a fan communication app from South Korea that is expanding globally, We are pleased to announce that the Japanese version of the same app, “bubble for JAPAN,” will open on June 4th, and Mrs. GREEN APPLE will be
participating as the first memorable Japanese band.
[Image 1:×1450.jpg] – Overview of “bubble” – “bubble” is a communication app developed by Korean company Dear U that allows fans to enjoy the feeling of private messages between themselves and the artist. The company is developing a fandom business that represents Korea with the cooperation of major agencies, including SM Studios, a subsidiary of SM Entertainment, and JYP ENTERTAINMENT. “Bubble” is not a chatbot, but a major feature is that it can receive casual messages sent by artists themselves, and fans can also reply. With a friendly UI similar to a typical chat app, fans can experience connecting with artists as if they were friends, increasing the sense of immersion and intimacy with the service. In Korea, more than 120 agencies, more than 200 groups, and more than 600 artists, actors, talents, athletes, etc. have been introduced, and global artists who have many fans in Japan can communicate in real time with fans all over the world. We have succeeded in increasing engagement with each fan and forming a strong fandom.
[Image 2:×1200.jpg] In addition, we are actively expanding overseas, and the app is distributed in over 200 countries, with languages ​​such as Japanese, English, Korean, Chinese (simplified and traditional), Spanish, Thai, Vietnamese, and Indonesian. It has gained the support of many entertainment fans on a global scale, and has grown into a popular app service with an average of over 2 million subscription tickets per quarter.
“bubble for JAPAN” targets a wide range of IP, including artists, talents, and actors. EXIT, talents Rino Sashihara, Nicole Fujita, Chinatsu Wakatsuki, and world-famous musician MIYAVI from the comedy world will be participating as ambassadors.
[Image 3:×1250.jpg] In addition, idol group SKE48 and talent Mizuki Imamura (formerly STU48) have also decided to participate.
[Image 4:×550.jpg] -Service contents-
The “bubble for JAPAN” app is globally compatible and can be used by entertainment fans in over 200 countries around the world. You can enjoy the same functions as the globally popular “bubble” series.
[Image 5:×1700.jpg] ▽Main functions
◎Real-time messages with artists (with translation function) ◎Message with user nickname
◎Reply function from user
◎Congratulatory messages for subscription anniversaries, birthdays, etc. ◎“bubble LIVE” where you can enjoy live streaming
◎“OUR BOX” where you can keep your favorite messages together ◎Voting function to solicit opinions from users
◎Global support for apps, etc.
-Unique features of the Japanese version-
◎Payment via web payment
We will simultaneously open a dedicated website where you can pay by credit card and carrier payment.
“bubble for JAPAN” website
◎Fan club member discount function
We have implemented a function that allows artists’ fan club members to sell at a discounted price (495 yen per month).
*The artist can choose whether or not to apply the discount. -Selling price-
◎Regular price
Monthly subscription: 550 yen (tax included) per person
◎Fan club member discount price
10% off the regular price 495 yen per month (tax included)
-Payment Method-
・App payment (App Store, Google Play)
・Web payment (credit card payment, carrier payment)
-Participating artists and talents- (in alphabetical order)
The sales start date and participation information for artists and talents will be announced on the bubble for JAPAN official website and SNS.
[Image 6:×551.jpg] EXIT
Scheduled bubble start date: June 4, 2024

Rintaro. (born March 6, 1986) and Daiki Kanechika (born May 11, 1991) are a comedy duo.
Formed in December 2017. He became a big hit with his unique style of “Neo-Shibuya-kei Chara-Otoko Manzai.” Held the fastest solo live performance in history at Lumine the Yoshimoto in Tokyo. In 2020, she launched the fashion brand “EXIEEE”, and in 2021, she released the single “Naa Jinjin” distributed by Sony Music. Rintaro. has published “Practice to take care of yourself: Everything that has changed since I was full of complexes” (Kodansha), and is also known as a beauty comedian, and Daiki Kanechika made his debut as a novelist with the novel “Mukidashi” (Bungei Shunju). He is also active in a wide range of areas as an individual.
In December 2023, he will hold his largest solo live performance to date at Tokyo Garden Theater. From May 2024, the solo live “EXIT National Comedy Tour Dark Matter Massive Release SP” will be held in 5 cities nationwide.
[Image 7:×551.jpg] Mizuki Imamura
Scheduled bubble start date: June 4, 2024

Actress/talent. Born February 19, 2000, from Hiroshima Prefecture. Former member of the idol group STU48.
He joined the group in 2017 as the first member of the group and became the second captain in 2020.
Since their debut single, they have been selected as senbatsu members for 10 consecutive works and have been active as a core member. He will hold a solo tour in 2024 and graduate from STU48 in March of the same year.
Currently, she is mainly active in the acting industry.
[Image 8:×551.jpg] SKE48
Scheduled to start this summer

An idol group born in Sakae, Nagoya in July 2008 as the first step for AKB48, which is based in Akihabara, Tokyo, to expand nationwide. They were named SKE48 after the initials of their home base, SAKAE. It became the forerunner of the 48 projects that were later expanded throughout Japan and around the world.
At SKE48 THEATER, located on the second floor of SUNSHINE SAKAE, an entertainment building whose symbol is a Ferris wheel in Sakae, Sakae, S, KII, and E teams and research students performed a performance consisting of singing, dance, and talk. It is held every day. On February 28, 2024, the 32nd single “Ai no Hologram” was released.
[Image 9:×551.jpg] Rino Sashihara
Scheduled bubble start date: June 4, 2024

Born on November 21, 1992. Born in Oita Prefecture.
Graduated from HKT48 in 2019.
Currently, he serves as the MC for regular programs such as “Sakagami & Sashihara’s Busanaiten” (every Sunday from 19:00 on the TBS network) and “Toqueens” (every Thursday from 11:00 p.m. on the Fuji TV network). He also produces colored contact lenses and idol groups “=LOVE”, “≠ME”, and “≒JOY”.
[Image 10:×551.jpg] Nicole Fujita
Scheduled bubble start date: June 4, 2024

Model, talent. Born February 20, 1998, from New Zealand.
Model debut in 2009. After working as an exclusive model for fashion magazines “nicola” and “popteen”
Since 2017, she has been an exclusive model for the fashion magazine “ViVi”. In 2021, he will launch the apparel brand “CALNAMUR” that he will direct. He is active in a wide range of fields including TV, commercials, events, and production.
The number of followers on official Instagram is 6.14 million.
[Image 11:×551.jpg] Mrs. GREEN APPLE
Scheduled bubble start date: June 4, 2024

Motoki Omori (Vo/Gt)
Koto Wakai (Gt)
Ryoka Fujisawa (Key)
Formed in 2013. She made her major debut in 2015 with the mini album “Variety”. Although they released their best album “5” on July 8, 2020, they suddenly stopped their activities. After a hiatus of about 1 year and 8 months, they resumed their activities in March 2022, and on July 8th, they released their mini album “Unity” and held a comeback live show “Utopia.” On November 9th, the theme song “Soranji” for the movie “From Lageli with Love” was released. In 2023, the 10th anniversary of their formation, they released the album “ANTENNA” on July 5th, held their largest arena tour and their first dome live. They also won the Japan Record Award for “Que Sera Sera,” and made their first appearance on the NHK Kohaku Uta Gassen with “Dance Hall.”
In 2024, the theme song for the movie “Silent Love” “Nachtmusik” will be released in January, the opening theme song “Lilac” for the TV anime “Oblivion Battery” will be released in April, and the theme song for the movie “Dear Family” will be released on May 20th (Monday). With the release of the song “Dear,” the rush to release new songs continues. In addition, the youngest stadium tour in the history of Japanese bands will be held at Noevir Stadium Kobe on July 6th (Saturday) and 7th (Sunday), and Yokohama Stadium on July 20th (Saturday) and 21st (Sunday). and Veltraum ~Meimei Edition~” will be held. In addition, in October, they will hold an 8-day “regular performance” called “Mrs. GREEN APPLE on “Harmony” at K Arena Yokohama, one of the world’s largest arenas.
“Magic,” “Que Sera Sera,” “Soranji,” “I Am the Strongest,” “Blue Ambience (feat. ASMI),” “Dancehall,” “New My Normal,” “Ao to Natsu,” and “Pointless Song” (feat. ASMI) are available on major streaming services. 16 songs (Sonoko Inoue), Inferno, Boku no Koto, Romanticism, CHEERS, WanteD! WanteD!, Harushu, and StaRt have exceeded 100 million plays (Ao to Natsu, Pointillist) Total playbacks for released songs, including “No Uta (feat. Sonoko Inoue)” and “Dance Hall” have been played 500 million times, “Inferno” has been played 400 million times, and “Boku no koto” and “Que Sera Sera” have been played over 300 million times. The number has exceeded 7 billion times. (Number of views as of April 30, 2024).
[Image 12:×551.jpg] MIYAVI
Scheduled bubble start date: June 4, 2024

He has attracted attention from all over the world as a guitarist for his unique “slap playing” technique, in which he plays the electric guitar entirely with his fingers, without using a pick. He has performed over 380 live performances in about 30 countries and successfully completed 9 world tours. ing.
He has performed at home and abroad, including performing the national anthem at Dodger Stadium in the United States, performing at the new National Stadium when Paris Saint-Germain comes to Japan, and providing music for the NBA’s Golden State Warriors and appearing in halftime shows. Showing off an overwhelming performance.
In addition to his music activities, he has also made his Hollywood debut in the film “Unbroken” directed by Angelina Jolie, appeared on the Paris Fashion Week runway as a model for Yohji Yamamoto and Y-3, and was the first Japanese person to be featured in an advertisement for the GUCCI Global Collection. , and is also active as a model. In recent years, he has been selected for advertising campaigns by DELL and McLaren.
In 2017, she was appointed as the first Japanese Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees).
In November 2022, he announced the formation of the super band “THE LAST ROCKSTARS” with YOSHIKI, HYDE, and SUGIZO.
He is a “Samurai Guitarist” who constantly challenges the world, and is one of the most promising Japanese artists who will continue to be active worldwide.
[Image 13:×551.jpg] Chinatsu Wakatsuki
Scheduled bubble start date: June 4, 2024

Born May 28, 1984 in Saitama Prefecture.
Debuted as a gravure idol in 2001. Active in various media including TV. In 2009, he launched the apparel brand “W(Heart)C”, and in 2012 he participated in “Tokyo Collection” as a designer. She got married in 2012 and is currently a mother of two children. In 2018, he published an educational picture book featuring the character Kumatoan, which he produced. In 2019, he started the apparel brand “WCJ” and is active in a wide range of fields.
Dear U plus Co., Ltd. will continue to work toward providing a fun and enriching entertainment life, including creating new fan experiences with “bubble for JAPAN.”
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Business content: Operation and management of “Dear U bubble platform service” Japan business
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