Aikatsu! Aikatsu is a very cute show about friendship, idols, music, and cards. The story revolves around Ichigo Hoshimiyaand her friends. Ichigo is a cheerful young girl who dreams of becoming an idol. One day her childhood friend Aoi Kiriyatells her about the top idol, Mitsuki Kanzaki. After seeing a concert they decide to audition for Starlight Academy, a school for producing idols and managers. At the school they meet Ran Shibuki, another aspiring idol along with many other people. They quickly find out that idols use the aikatsu card system to pick outfits and perform concerts.