On June 1, hitomi, Koda Kumi, and Ami Suzuki gathered to present a new line of pachinko machines! The new machines are a collaboration between Avex and pachinko machine maker SANKYO. These new machines are named “Fever a-nation”, in of honor Avex’s annual festival, a-nation. The machines will be introduced to pachinko halls all over Japan on August 1.
“Fever a-nation” features 45 songs in total by 15 Avex acts: Every Little Thing, m-flo, globe, Koda Kumi, Maki Goto, ZIGGY, Ami Suzuki, SOLIDEMO, TRF, Do As Infinity, AAA, Ayumi Hamasaki, hitomi, May J., and U-Kiss. The machine will also feature 16 previously unreleased live videos from a-nation by the above listed artists!
As part of the rollout for “Fever a-nation”, a concert will be held on August 2 at Yoyogi Gymnasium. The performers include TRF, Do As Infinity, Ami Suzuki, and more.
Check out pictures and video from the release event below, along with photos of the machine and its gameplay!