|SideM Character Data|
Shinobu Kazama (風間忍 Kazama Shinobu) is one of the 9 New Idol Discovery Audition candidates for the mobile game THE iDOLM@STER SideM. His reason to become an idol is to repay the Producer for saving him from a crisis.
Though he failed his idol audition, his skills that he displayed during his audition helped him to find more work as a makeup artist. He now does makeup for idols. He makes an appearance in one of Chris Koron's in-game magazines.
- Shinobu is based on a historical figure Fuma Kotaro, a name adopted by the leader of the ninja Fūma clan during the Sengoku era of feudal Japan. According to some records, his name was originally Kazama (風間), a different reading of the same kanji.
- He shares the same birthday with Miku Maekawa.