Have you ever stopped to think about which memes or virals that have spread in recent years have an anime connection? We did a little research and in this article we will share the biggest and most popular anime or related memes that have become popular or gone viral on the internet in recent years.
To make this list of viral anime memes we will use as a search base the website knowyourmeme which is one of the largest meme databases on the internet. In it you can understand the origin of the meme, how it became popular and its viralization rate. Before we start let's list the memes that we already talked about on the site:
- Nevada-tan: A homicide case that turned into a meme
- Do you know the famous Doge of memes?
- Momo - Everything about the cursed doll
- Anime characters running with a loaf in their mouth
- Ahegao - All about weird faces in manga and anime
- Nyan Cat - How did this viral come about?
- Horse head mask - How did it go viral?
- What does Nico Nico ni mean? Why did it go viral?
- Pen-Pineapple-Apple-Pen - Japanese Viral
- Chabudai Gaeshi - Playing and turning tables
- Waifu - Do you know what it is? How did it come about?
List of Viral and Anime memes
On our website we write articles about the most popular memes involving some anime as in the case of the only single, as well as others involving clichés that ended up going viral as memes. Now let's go to a list of memes and anime viruses that you may have no idea existed. It is worth remembering that most of these memes and virals are from English.
Mega Milk or Titty Monster - Viral meme that consists of an anime character holding giant breasts wearing a shirt written mega milk. This meme originated from a hentai published in 2007 by Shigen Akira by the name Tiny Boobs.
Yaranaika? [やらないか?] - A popular internet meme that emerged from a dialogue by Kuso Miso Technique, a gay manga released in 1987. The meme was adapted in 2002 using a strange face with yaranaika dialogue.
Just like in a doujin ero! - That phrase appeared in a comic doujin related to Gundam where the following dialogue takes place: Stop ... You intend to rape me, right? Just like a doujin ero. At the end the guard answers: No way, move your ass! [やめて…私に乱暴する気でしょう?エロ同人みたいに] The meme became popular in 2012.
My hips are moving on their own - A frequent quote in doujins and hentais, this slogan ended up spreading on 4chan until it became a meme accompanied by several images. The slogan went viral around 2010 and still has a good search rate.
Pomf Pomf Pomf - Pomf is the onomatopoeia of a loli falling on a bed, originated from doujin Light of Tsukimi Manor 2. The meme went even further when they made a parody of Kyary Pamyu Pamyu's ponponpon music.
Te-Te-Te [てってってー] - These Japanese phonemes started to appear frequently in comments on videos of nico nico and other online communities. It comes to you from a song by Idolmaster and its meaning is similar to a teaser.
It is more than 8000 - That Dragon Ball Z slogan used as an innumerable quantifier to describe a large number of things doesn't even need an explanation. But did you know that in other countries the meme is more than 9000 because of a translation error?
Impossibru - The photo of Japanese comedian Ayumy Kato accompanied by the caption Impossibru spread in 2010 to express a feeling of disbelief, fear, anger or genuine surprise.
ME! ME! ME! - Meme emerged from a video clip released in 2014 on the Japan Animator Expo website. The video addresses several suggestive themes related to attractive looking girls, these girls ended up becoming the source of several gifs, images and montages which went viral and created the meme.
Want more memes and anime virals?
There are many other memes and virals that we didn't detail in this article because it probably appeared in that list of articles at the beginning or is scattered in other articles on the site. The most popular memes and virals in anime tend to emerge from simple cliché words like desu or even from little perceived scenes that suddenly go viral.
Unfortunately it is impossible to put all the anime-based memes that have appeared on the internet, not to mention that many others do not have their origins related to anime or manga, but appear constantly using their characters. We will try our best to constantly update this list.
If you remembered any other anime meme or viral, comment so we can research and write. Thanks for the comments and shares and until the next article!