I’ve taken to sticking graduation announcements into the Weekender, the exception being cases where either I personally really like somebody, the group is fairly prominent,
I am being paid etc. In this case, this is a very sad announcement!
— PiGU Official (@pigu_official) February 9, 2017
In short: Coming up on March 20 will be a final one-man live for one of the PiGU old guard; it isn’t the end of PiGU, fortunately, but it’s still a farewell for a girl who stuck with her group through thick and thin.
I had a feeling that something was cooking with PiGU, seeing as how their Twitter account was more active with the audition announcements lately, and it had been a while since last they had announced new music. I had even half-wondered half-out-loud just how long Keikarin and Rino would stick with the group, just in general.
Here’s her announcement:
— りのしゅんぽっぷ@PiGU (@ganvarino_popid) February 9, 2017
March 20, POP iD, graduation. Sad. So here’s some video of the whole group in action: