Share the Valentine's Day Love — Anime Style 2018

posted on by Lynzee Loveridge

Valentine's Day has come again, and women throughout Japan are giving chocolate to men in their lives. However, recent trends are allowing for more Japanese people to enjoy chocolate confections today. Sometimes friends give each other chocolate on this day of love in Japan, and favored teachers may even receive sweet gifts. As always, the world of Japanese pop culture is also sending Valentine's Day messages to fans.

Here are some Valentine messages from the realm of Japanese anime, manga, and video games:

BanG Dream! Girls Band Party!



Date A Live III

The official Date A Live III website has a mobile wallpaper to download here.


Granblue Fantasy



Hirotaka Marufuji (Macross animation director)

Naru Narumi (Ms. Koizumi loves ramen noodles)

Jouji Nakata

PlayStation Japan

Pokémon GO

Pom Pom Purin

Seven Deadly Sins


Teasing Master Takagi-san

Asagi Tōsaka (Girly Air Force)

Izumi Tsubaki (Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun)

Udon Entertainment

Uta Macross

Christopher Wehkamp (My Hero Academia dub)

Uta no Prince Sama

Yarichin Bitch-bu

The official Yarichin Bitch-bu lets visitors pick a chocolate and get a special, romantic message from the characters.

[Via Nijimen]

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