This page contains all the information on the history of the Love Live! Sunshine!! project that is outside of the discography, mostly gathered from magazines and live events. For Love Live!, check here.
For a summary of their live appearances, check Aqours Extracurricular Activities.
History by Year
- Note: Dengeki G's Magazine is a monthly magazine that is part of the Love Live! and Love Live! Sunshine!! multimedia projects. As it is usually the first source of news for all major projects under these titles, its monthly sections will detail how the project has progressed over time. The issues are usually published a month ahead of time. For example, the July 2010 issue would've been released on 30th May 2010.
|2015 (January - June)|
|2015 (July - December)|
October 31: Aqours began a nationwide shop campaign of Meet & Greet events to commemorate their first single.
|2016 (January - June)|
|January 11: Aqours held their first full-member live event in Tokyo to commemorate the release of their first single, with both a talk section and live performance.|
January 11: Aqours held their first group live-stream after the event. The anime and second single are announced.
February 27: Aqours made an appearance as guest stars at the official opening of GAMERS Numazu Branch.
May 21 & 22: Aqours made an appearance at the School idol festival Thanksgiving Festival 2016, as hosts for the talk stages.
May 29: Kobayashi Aika was at Numazu Gamers for a special event as honorary store manager of the day, to commemorate Yoshiko winning the Numazu Gamers Poster Girl poll.
|2016 (July - December)|
|July 2: 6 members of Aqours (Inami Anju, Aida Rikako, Suwa Nanaka, Komiya Arisa, Takatsuki Kanako and Furihata Ai) held a special talk stage and screening at Anime Expo's Anisong World Matsuri in Los Angeles.
July 10: 3 members of Aqours (Inami Anju, Aida Rikako and Saitou Shuka) held a special talk stage at C3 CharaExpo 2016 in Singapore.
July 31: Aqours held an event, Love Live! Sunshine!! Aqours Summer Holidays Extracurricular Activities ~Summer Festival with Everyone~, in Numazu to commemorate the start of their anime. Aqours 1st LIVE announced.
August 13: 3 members of Aqours (Inami Anju, Kobayashi Aika and Suzuki Aina) made an appearance at Taiwan Comic Fair in Taiwan, where they held a special talk stage.
August 20: 2 members of Aqours, (Takatsuki Kanako and Furihata Ai) made an appearance at Anime Festival Asia Thailand 2016, where they held a special talk stage.
September 18: Aqours appeared at Tokyo Game Show 2016 for a talk show and announcement stage.
October 1 & 2: To commemorate the release of BD 1, a special commemorative booth was held in front of TULLY's COFFEE at Akihabara's UDX building. Inami Anju and Aida Rikako made a special surprise stage appearance on October 1.
October 3: 3 members of Aqours (Kobayashi Aika, Saitou Shuka and Komiya Arisa) made an appearance at China International Comics Festival Expo 2016 in Guangzhou on October 3, 2016. Official event report here.
November 13: Aqours made an appearance at School idol festival Thanksgiving Festival 2016 ~Osaka~, hosting the opening and closing ceremonies.
December 10: Aida Rikako, Takatsuki Kanako and Suzuki Aina made an appearance in Seoul for a relay screening of the anime and a talk stage.
December 27: Aqours held a special year-end mini-live to commemorate the release of their SIF collaboration single, Jingle Bells ga Tomaranai.
|2017 (January - June)|
February 25 & 26: Aqours performed their first full live concert at Yokohama Arena.
Dengeki G's Magazine Aqours Spring Special issue (March 2, 2017)
May issue (March 30, 2017)
April 1: As part of April Fools' celebrations, Lantis released a fully-voiced, 15-min puppet play movie featuring Aqours.
April 30: Aqours performed as guests at the "Milky Holmes & Bushiroad's 10th Anniversary Live in Yokohama Arena". They performed 3 songs:
June 10 & 11: SIF Thanksgiving Festival was held in Ikebukuro Sunshine City, Tokyo, with Aqours attending as hosts for multiple streams. 54,167 people attended over the two days.
June 30: Aqours performed as guests at Anisong World Matsuri 2017 in Los Angeles, USA. They performed 5 songs:
|2017 (July - December)|
July 22: Aqours performed as guests at Bilibili Macro Link-Star phase×Anison World Matsuri 2017 in Shanghai, China. They performed 4 songs:
August 5 & 6: Aqours began the Aqours 2nd Love Live! HAPPY PARTY TRAIN TOUR at Nippon Gaishi Hall in Nagoya.
August 19 & 20: Aqours continues their 2nd Live Tour with its second leg at World Memorial Hall in Kobe.
September 29 & 30: Aqours concludes their 2nd Live Tour with the third leg at MetLife Dome in Saitama.
Other Magazine Features
|B.L.T. VOICE GIRLS|
|B.L.T. VOICE GIRLS Vol 27|
|Nikkei Entertainment! Anime Special Seiyuu Bible|
|Nikkei Entertainment! Anime Special Seiyuu Bible 2017|
Seiyuu Animedia Nov 2016|
Seiyuu Animedia May 2017
|DIVER May 2017|
|CUT Magazine May 2017|
|Young Jump May 25 2017|
|Young Jump GOLD|
|Young Jump GOLD Vol.1 June 2017|
|LisAni! Vol. 29 May 2017|
The voting contests in Love Live! Sunshine!! History started out as being general popularity polls, but some adopted themes later on. This section will only include the major polls with a significant influence on project direction or merchandise, and not any monthly polls inside Dengeki G's.
- First Popularity Poll for second single: You
- GAMERS Numazu Branch Poster Girl: Yoshiko
- 7-Eleven Image Girl: Riko 
- Second Popularity Poll for third single: Kanan
- SIF Winter Promo UR: You
- Uranohoshi Girls' Radio Hosts: Inami Anju, Komiya Arisa, Kobayashi Aika
- Dengeki G's Magazine Cover Girl: Hanamaru x Shougetsu Confectionery
- Love Live! Sunshine!! Worldwide Poster Girl General Election
- Takami Chika - Taiwan
- Sakurauchi Riko - Germany
- Matsuura Kanan - Australia
- Kurosawa Dia - Singapore
- Watanabe You - China
- Tsushima Yoshiko - UK
- Kunikida Hanamaru - Thailand
- Ohara Mari - USA
- Kurosawa Ruby - Korea
- LisAni! Girl: You
- SEGA Staff Image Girl: Hanamaru