AmebaPigg Unit Battle
- AKB48 Team Pigg Unit Battle (AKB48 チームピグ指名戦, AKB48 Team Pigg Shimeisen)
- Voting Period
- 2010/7/23 (10:00 AM JPT) ~ 7/29 (12:00 PM JPT)
- Results Annoucment Event
- 2010/08/09, 18:30 JPT
During the Surprise wa Arimasen concert, The Team Pigg Unit Battle (AKB48 チームピグ指名戦, AKB48 Team Pigg Shimeisen) was announced. All the 48 Members from AKB48 were divided into 10 different units and were given 10 different songs.
During the last week of July 10, special "support items" were released through Ameba Pigg, a social network. The unit to gain more purchases of their item would be selected Team Pigg, and would take charge of all the AKB promotions related with Ameba Pigg in the future and would had their own song (Kimi ni Tsuite) as one of the B-Sides of AKB48's 18th Single, Beginner.
Lolita Peter Pan
GIRLS · ING
Unit: GIRLS · ING (ガールズ・ING)
Members: Umeda Ayaka, Kikuchi Ayaka, Kuramochi Asuka · Kojima Haruna, Chikano Rina, Sato Natsuki
Song: Uso desho? ~Nanaboshi GA hama no Nanafushigi~ (うそ でしょ？ 〜ななぼし が はま の ななふしぎ〜) (Description: A high-spirited pop tune singing about girls' feelings)
Unit: Houkenshitsu (保健室)
Members: Kitahara Rie, Sato Sumire, Suzuki Mariya, Miyazawa Sae, Nakata Chisato, Yonezawa Rumi
Song: Barairo Countdown (バラ色カウントダウン) (Description: An energetic song using the beats of the excited feelings you have until your love comes true)
Unit: Saly Akimoto (サリー秋元)
Members: Akimoto Sayaka
Song: Kamuchakka Wataridori Bojou (カムチャッカ渡り鳥慕情) (Description: An enka song making the best use out of Akimoto Sayaka's vocal skills)
The results were announced at Ameba Pigg's Tokyo Dome on August 9th, with a total of 997,588 votes.
- MINT (134,918 votes)
- LOVE COMPANY (116,254 votes)
- GIRLS · ING (108,575 votes)
- U (104, 635 votes)
- Saly Akimoto (100,374 votes)
- Shinoda Mariko didn't participate on the even because of contractual restrictions with another company
- The items were floral bouquets, each one with a different color, costing "10 ame"
- Originally, only the winning song was to be released. However, "Uso deshou?", "NEXT HEAVEN" and "Shaku ga Hoshii" were released on No Sleeves's first album as coupling songs.