April 19, 2013: Flipnote Hatena Weekly News


Hello, this is Aaron at Hatena in Kyoto, Japan with the latest news about Flipnote Hatena.

Last week's topic about wheels was a lot of fun, and we would like to express our thanks to everyone who posted. This week we have a fun new topic that we hope will inspire you to create some new Flipnotes. Keep reading to find out more!

There are still 48 days left to enjoy Flipnote Hatena. Let's keep posting animations and have fun together!

Thanks for checking out the news blog, from all of us at Hatena.

Flipnote of the Week

★ Check out the amazing "Motor Bicycle" in this animation by kenpa(ケンパ) (id:amuroz) from Japan.

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

There were over 445 Flipnotes posted about last week's topic, and here are some of our favorites 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: Wheels

"Wheels" Flipnotes from the Americas region

★ We liked this neat animation about some wheels spinning by LU~BU (id:ktptgb).

★ The baby carriage in this Flipnote by Najat.T.S (id:gold69) has some unique features.

★ Here is a nice camera animation of some toys cars by Lord Soup (id:pizzanerd).

★ We liked the fun and fluid motion in this animation by Sonage@☆☆☆ (id:running22).

Watch the remote control cars in this fun Flipnote by leosmary★ (id:superonce11).

★ An animal repairs a wheel in this nicely drawn animation by 」ひホや わ◎wñ (id:Dowmatic).

"Wheels" Flipnotes from the Europe and Oceania region

★ Take a dive into a wheel in this funny animation by Irene (id:irenepaseanta9).

★ A broken wheel won't stop the ride in this Flipnote by QuackDuck™ (id:chazo1234567890).

★ All kinds of wheeled vehicles appear in this cute animation by Licanka (id:Licanka).

★ Who will win the race in this exciting animation by Darwin (id:chechojandro)?

★ Check out the unstoppable super hero in this Flipnote by Automaton (id:doofus).

★ We enjoyed this creative animation about a wheel by ☆Beluga☆ (id:DarkRah2).

"Wheels" Flipnotes from Japan

★ You will be surprised at the wheels in this animation by Keiko.

★ Take a ride with a cat in this cool animation by Puppet Master (id:nyaozow)

Procchi (id:ProTein) made an original song about wheels for this camera animation.

★ Check out the wheel gymnastics (also known as Rhönrad or rhoenrad) in this animation by Tako Death (id:rabbit_thankyou).

★ A gymnast transforms into a wheel in this fun animation by Junjun (id:junkun123).

★ Check out the unusual wheels in this excellent Flipnote by Uoubou (id:N3a5k1a2m6u3r5a).

This week's topic: "Sneeze"

This week we would like you to create Flipnotes about sneezing. Make animations about allergies, colds, and other things that make you sneeze. Post stories about unusual, funny or amazing sneezes. See where your creativity takes you!

Please submit your weekly topic Flipnotes by 9:00 PM on April 25, 2013 (Thursday) US Pacific Time, and we will present some of our favorites on April 26, 2013 (Friday).

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: Sneeze

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.

Dadslayer found this cool frog on a notebook.



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