Rarely can an opening sequence “beat a season”, that is, fans continue to remember it and even describe it as “unbeatable” every time a new season begins. That’s what happened with Dumbbell Nan Kilo Moteru? (How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift?), an anime adaptation of a manga that went almost unnoticed, immediately attracted the attention of all fans in the industry.
Both its opening sequence and its title song, titled “Muscle Onegai” and illustrated by Hey Fairouz and Kaito Ishikawabecame an instant trend and inspired a large number of fans to join the gym (even if only for a short time). In short, the music video for this song already has more than 41 million cumulative views, and by watching and listening to it you can understand why it is so popular.
And, of course, something common could only be paired with something equally common, since someone in China, through the platform bilbilishare an edit that adds “Faruzán, the enigmatic Engineer“; “Candace, the Golden Testament“; “Dehya, The Fiery Lioness” and “Nilou, The Lotus Dancer” of the video game The influence of Genshin.
The video attracted so much attention that it was republished on social networks such as Twitter and Reddit, who took it upon themselves to remove it from the Chinese platform in order to make it viral around the world. In fact, thanks to this, it was possible to obtain several continuous captures of the video, showing the work done on the original sequence to add characters The influence of Genshinthe gacha video game that still attracts everyone.