The second and most likely final season of AKB0048 continues to follow the journey of the 77th generation kenkyuusei and concludes 0048's battle with forces of DES.

AKB0048 is about a post-Earth intergalactic society where entertainment is banned. In the 48th year of this new world order the popular idol group AKB48 is resurrected as an interplanetary troupe made up of girls who embody the spirit of the original members and carry on their names.