Culturally right now: This doesn’t mean that much, since so many fans will buy boxes of CDs to push them up the charts.
Commercially, and culturally in the future: This sucks, because labels and producers will probably put more effort into making more groups like this when most people probably don’t really want that. Kind of like trying to find anime that isn’t all moe and ecchi these days – the hardcore consume it enough to more than make up for the mainstream dropoff, so they dictate the direction it takes.
Recent comments by Imyou:
- Saintly Zange-chan Ero-Cosplay by Kotomi Asakura:
It is, but since that’s just “Zange-chan” it’s also kinda useless. Adding her name, 朝倉ことみ would help.
- Darkstalkers Artbook A True Delight:
Underappreciated is… not the right word… If you look back 10-15 years ago, Morrigan was like, half of the female cosplay out there.
- Comiket 86 Cosplay Shows No Sign Of Cooling Off:
Che—-n! She even has fangs… お持ち帰り～！ That Tao Paipai guy has it down too! Even the faces he makes are in character.
- “Motto Onsen ni Ikou” Completely Drenched:
It’s something of a genre, as I’ve found while looking for this show. It’s not easy to find, but maybe try looking for HITOUB-701, 702, 703, 704 – they’re basically the same idea with full nudity and sometimes a couple girls at a time. The series is called 新・美女秘湯めぐり
- Prisma Illya 2wei! Moe Sibling Rivalry:
The flower hair thing is a meme, based on an ad, I think: “Shouten Pegasus Mix Mori”.