September 9, 2011: Flipnote Hatena Weekly News



Hello everyone! This is Aaron at Hatena in Kyoto, Japan with this week's edition of the Flipnote Hatena Weekly News.

We enjoyed watching your pets Flipnotes and would like to thank all of you who posted about the weekly topic. This week we have a chance for you to make some noise in your Flipnotes, with a new topic that we hope you will all enjoy.

Thanks for checking out the weekly news blog, and we are looking forward to seeing your fliptastic creations.

Flipnote of the Week

★ Take an adventure in the forest on a search for beetles in this amazing Flipnote by Kurani (id:cranium-rr) from Japan.

If you have suggestions for future Flipnotes of the Week, you can post your nominations or suggestions on Hatena Haiku under the keyword "Flipnote of the Week Nomination/Suggestions".

The best of the last week's topic: "Pets"

This week we are happy to introduce some of our favorite weekly topic Flipnotes posted by creators from around the world.

You can see all of the Flipnotes posted about last week's topic by clicking on the link below (be sure to set your content preference to Worldwide to see Flipnotes from all regions):

Weekly Topic: Pets

"Pets" Flipnotes from the Americas region

★ “Goobie” (ProSoccer88) posted this cute Flipnote about a happy puppy.

★ An amazing pet hatches from an egg in this cool Flipnote by WarpZer0 (WarpZer0)

★ Check out all of the amazing tricks the dog can do in this Flipnote by Saltshaker (sydthepandagirl).

★ We liked the cute illustrations and use of color in this Flipnote by Najat.T.S (gold69).

★ Thomas (tomf-96) posted this funny animation about Spike the dog.

★ A wizard uses some magic to get a pet in this Flipnote by Kisor (KingKisor).

"Pets" Flipnotes from the Europe and Oceania region

★ The Prince (id:Chaos_Cansu) posted this funny Flipnote about a convict and his pet fish, which features original music made with a harmonica.

★ We liked the animated silhouette images of a woman and her pet in this Flipnote by star★ light (id:twenni1).

★ What will happen to the cat in this Flipnote by Alexandra (id:ca11d7d3)?

★ Take a visit to a kennel in this cute Flipnote by McAfri182 (id:afri-poynter).

★ A cat warms itself by a fireplace in this short Flipnote by Bunnyoy (id:Bunnylock).

Spongebob (id:witzig) posted this Flipnote about a pet who helps a young girl to feel better.

"Pets" Flipnotes from Japan

★ Otonohaco (id:otonohaco) created this cute Flipnote about a little girl and her pet giraffe.

★ yuri (id:natsubanohitsuji) posted this funny Flipnote about a pet who has a pet who has a pet.

★ Foomin (id:wrbyno10) made this Flipnote about a young girl who calls her pet and has it do some tricks.

★ We liked this cute Flipnote by Mameko (id:mm0118) about a dog enjoying a meal.

★ Ensachi (id:ensacc) posted this funny Flipnote about an original pet.

★ This is a great animation about a woman and a falcon that was posted by Yotti (id:yotiyottin).

This week's topic: "Noisy" (September 9 , 2011 - Sept. 15, 2011)

This week we would like you to create Flipnotes about noisy things, people or places.

Think about something loud and try to express it in a Flipnote. Create original sounds of your own, or try to make recordings of noisy things around you. Be careful not to annoy your friends and family while making your noisy Flipnotes!

You can see all of the Flipnotes currently posted about this week's topic at the URL below (be sure to set your content preference to Worldwide to see Flipnotes from all regions):

Weekly Topic: Noisy

Frog Sightings

If you are interested in having your frog photo or illustration featured in the "Weekly Frog Sighting" section of the blog please post them on Hatena Haiku and we might feature it here.

Please submit only original photos/illustrations that you have created yourself.

id:aaron snapped this photo of some frog pouches at a shop in Kyoto, Japan.


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