What You Need to Know:
- Twitter is very serious business in Japan. It's even so serious to the point that fans will gague how popular or relevant an actor/acress/voice actor/voice actress etc. is by the number of followers that they have.
- Up until recently Yukari Tamura has been the top female vice acress on twitter with over 553,431 followers. Yukari is famous for her voice roles as Voilet Weinberg in The Asterisk War, Nanoha Takamachi in The Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha Series, Mine in Akame ga Kill!, Jibril in No Game no Life, and Beatric Brehem in Schwarzesmarken!
- Well just yesterday she was dethroned! She has officially been replaced by Yoshino Nanjo who now has 553,651 followers! Who is Yoshino Nanjo you ask? Well...
- Yoshino was Eli Ayase from Love Live!, Matsuri Sengen in Magica Wars, Subaru Yamaki in Classroom Crisis, Liz Hohenstein in Schwarzesmarken, and she is scheduled to be Yui Satou in Netoge no Yome wa Onnanoko Janai to Omotta? which will air in Spring!
- Oh and there is one more little tidbit. She's the main vocalist for Fripside. That's right, Fripside. They are that band that has that obscenely popular song, Only My Railgun from To Aru Kagaku no Railgun.
Only My Railgun PV
Reactions Around the Web
Is she really that popular?
How did this happen?!? Did she pay for her followers????
Yukari must be on the down and out.
Yoshino is clearly the top seiyuu out there!!!
Is she really that cute?
That's really cool that she is so popular. I happen to like LEVEL5-judgelight- better though.
Yoshino is really cute! I wonder... if maybe I can be a seiyuu one day... I hope I can!