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Twitter lists Kimetsu no Yaiba, Chainsaw Man and Evangelion among the most popular trends of the year

By the end of 2021, Twitter Japan it reviewed the year ended and compiled the hottest trends in its annual edition of the Trend Awards, with some pretty cool fruit. The list is, of course, full of many anime franchises that were popular throughout the year, but also some other big events that happened.

  • 1. Gold Medal (For the Olympics).
  • 2. State of Emergency (About the COVID-19 pandemic).
  • 3. Mugen Ressha (For the movie Kimetsu no Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-hen).
  • 4. Molcar (For the PUI PUI Molcar series).
  • 5. Gakki (Actor nicknamed Yui Aragaki, who married Gen Hoshino this year).
  • 6. Vertical Thumbnails (When Twitter replaced the full preview of images instead of reducing them to a rectangle).
  • 7. Fitness (About the COVID-19 pandemic).
  • 8. Oberon (By Fate / Grand Order franchise).
  • 9 Smash Bros..
  • 10. Above 6 (According to the Shindo Scale of Earthquakes in Japan).
  • 11. Diamond and Pearl (For a remake of Pokémon video games of the same name).
  • 12. Chain Man.
  • 13. Neon Genesis Evangelion.
  • 14. Common Test (A new college entrance exam was implemented for the first time this year in Japan).
  • 15. Derby (Horse racing, more popular in the pandemic and the video game Uma Musume: Pretty Derby).
  • 16. Uma Musume: Pretty Derby.
  • 17. Boku or Hero Academy.
  • 18. Landslide (For the one that happened on July 3 in Atami City in Shizuoka Prefecture, which left 26 dead and 1 missing).
  • 19. Jujutsu Kaisen.
  • 20. Gundam Mobile Suit.

«While he did not see Kimetsu or Yaiba: Mugen Ressha-hen so high on the list, it is no surprise that Chainsaw Man Neon surpassed Genesis Evangelion (the highest grossing film in Japan for 2021), and Jujutsu Kaisen, Chainsaw. Man be a monster when TV anime starts broadcasting in 2022», A source writes about. Kimetsu aon yaiba also won the award for “more retweeted”For his announcement about Kimetsu no Yaiba: Yuukaku-hen in February, with more than 220,000 retweets for the first trailer and the visual.

For his part, the creator of the manga A savior, Tatsuki fujimoto, he also received the special prize with his one – shot manga Look back, which went viral in July when it was posted on the platform Jump Shonen Plus getting 4 million views in just two days. Revengers Tokyo, although he does not appear on the list of the first twenty, he won the “Gradam Anime”Of 2021 for its popularity during the soul broadcast on television for the first season and premiere of the live-action film, which was the fourth highest gross of the year in the region.

Fountain: Official Twitter Account

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