Anime was once a mistake refers to a made-up quote, misattributed to Hayao Miyazaki, some of the known artists and administrators of anime.
Different troll-quotes, are generally observed online on symbol macros and GIFs, paired with a photograph of Miyazaki, expressing contempt towards everybody who calls themselves a Weeb or an Otaku.
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The concept that of the misquotation “Anime was once a mistake” will also be related to Golden Time’s interview with Hayao Miyazaki, which was once revealed on January 27th, 2014, and which was once translated and shared on RocketNews24 at the 30th.
All through the interview, the artist expressed his issues concerning the prevailing narrative within the anime business, with too few artists placing emphasis on watching human habits in actual existence, pronouncing after all “And that’s why the business is filled with otaku!”.
A yr later, on January 25th, 2015, a Tumblr weblog, titled old-japanese-men shared quite a lot of GIFs, depicting Miyazaki from a 2013 documentary, with made up quotes, pronouncing “Anime was once a mistake” and “Those that establish as otaku, they sicken me deeply”.
The GIFs won many reactions and unfold impulsively online, showing on websites like Imgur, 9GAG and Reddit, in addition to YouTube videos, expressing disdain towards Weebs and Otakus in addition to precedents in hentai like Boku No Pico De Gallo.