Commotion (波乱 Haran?) is the 8th episode in the 1st season of Wake Up, Girls!. It was aired on February 28, 2014.


Wake Up, Girls! enters the annual Idol Festival in which idol groups from across the country compete to be crowned number one. When they learn the winning team will receive a contract with a mainstream record label, the members feel motivated.




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  • The episode's title is based from Akira Kurosawa's film Ran.




ve Animation of Wake Up, Girls!
Wake Up, Girls! 1 Wake Up, Girls! Seven IdolsA Quiet BeginningGirls Standing OnstageKindestScandalHeaven or HellNot YetWonderful FriendsCommotionLiving HereGateway to SuccessIdol RhapsodyNo Regrets in This Moment
Wake Up, Girls! 2 Wake Up, Girls! Shadow of YouthWake Up, Girls! Beyond the Bottom
Wake Up, Girls! 3 We Are Wake Up, Girls!This is Our HomeI Am My PonytailWhen It's Tasty, It's Tasty, Meow!Dreaming the Same DreamWUG Alone, WUG TogetherSpecial Show - WUGBAN! New ChapterWhen The Going Gets Tough, SmileBelieve You're Making ProgressWUG! Makes Me Think Of...?Sprout New Buds!What We Can Do!Towards The Light
OVA / ONA Wake Up, Girls! Recording of the Encounter ~A Brief Recording~Wake Up, Girl ZOO!