|THE iDOLM@STER Prologue SideM -Episode of Jupiter-|
|Air Date||September 30, 2017|
|Insert Songs||Alice or Guilty|
BRAND NEW FIELD
|← N/A||An Idol For Some Reason! →|
|Episode Gallery||List of Episodes|
THE IDOLM@STER Prologue SideM -Episode of Jupiter- is a prologue episode of THE iDOLM@STER: SideM anime series. It was aired on September 30, 2017.
The male idol unit, Jupiter, dominated the industry under 961 Productions. However, they became fed up with the way that the company's president, Takao Kuroi, handled business and decided to manage themselves. Along with the staff they hire, the three idols always try their best to fulfill their fan's expectations despite their hectic schedules. But, one day, the president of 315 Productions, Takashi Saito, offers them a place at his newly formed agency!? This marks the beginning of THE iDOLM@STER: SideM.
- Screenplay Writer: Yukie Sugawara
- Storyboard Artist: Mamoru Kanbe, Miyuki Kuroki, and Hideki Nagamachi
- Episode Director: Takahiro Harada and Hideki Nagamachi
- Animation Director: Hatsue Koisumi, Hideki Nagamachi, Yuusuke Tanaka, and Maho Yoshikawa
- Chief Animation Director: Yuusuke Tanaka and Maho Yoshikawa