Top 100 Internet Buzzwords is a project powered by pixiv and Dwango. The two companies have joined forces to analyze the number of visits in 2021 to each entry page on their online dictionaries, pixiv Encyclopedia and Nico Nico Pedia, in order to determine the most popular buzzwords of the year.
Check out the 100 nominations (in Japanese alphabetical order)!
Watch the award ceremony on Nico Nico Live!
The award ceremony announcing the winner of "Word of the Year" and the ranking of the nominations from 1 to 100 will be held on Wednesday, December 15th. The event will take place in real-time on Nico Nico Live, and will feature voice actor Katsuyuki Konishi and freelance announcer Haruka Mori as the hosts.
Unveiling the Word of the Year: Top 100 Internet Buzzwords 2021 - Award Ceremony - Live Stream
Broadcast date and time:
Wednesday, December 15th, 2021 from 7:00 PM (JST)
Hosts: Katsuyuki Konishi (voice actor) and Haruka Mori (freelance announcer)
Top 100 Internet Buzzwords Website:
Guess the winner and win prizes!
What buzzword will win an award this year? Starting November 25th, tweet your guess from the Top 100 Internet Buzzwords website and get the chance to be among the 10 lucky winners of a 2,021 JPY Amazon Gift Card! Moreover, one lucky winner among those who made the right guess will receive a special something related to the winning buzzword!
More details here (Japanese only)
(Tweet using the hashtag: #年末だしネット流行語予想しようぜ)
Entries accepted between November 25th (Thu) to December 15th, 2021 (Wed) 7 PM (JST).