Kobo Kanaeru

Kobo Kanaeru

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Kobo Kanaeru is a VTuber that is a part of the 3rd generation of the Indonesian division of the Hololive agency. Along with Vestia Zeta and Kaela Kovalskia. Kobo is known from her interactions with viewers and other VTubers online.


On March 27th, 2022, Kobo Kanaeru posted her debut stream on her official YouTube[1] account. In the video, she introduced herself while chatting with her viewers, discussing her fan name, hashtag usage for the fan art, etc. The video received more than 1.5 million views in one year (shown below).

Online Presence

On the same day as her debut, Kanaeru uploaded her debut song "Mantra Hujan,"[2] receiving over 9.7 million views in one year (shown below).

Aside from streaming, Kobo has grown notable for interacting with other VTubers. For example, on June 17th, 2022, Kobo uploaded a tweet[3] saying she accidentally stole fellow VTuber Renie's spoon after she visited her house. The tweet received 154 retweets and more than 5,100 likes in one year (shown below).

On June 20th, 2022, Twitter[4] user @Iroproject71 uploaded a webcomic about Kobo visiting other VTubers and asking them for things such as Ollie's pink mouse, Renie's electric guitar, Moona's microphone, and Iofifteen's savings. The tweet received 549 retweets and more than 4,600 likes in one year (shown below).


Kobo's Camera Drop

On February 11th, 2023, Kobo live-streamed herself making sushi. During the stream, her camera became unstable and pointed toward her body. The livestream suddenly ended after that. On the same day, Facebook[5] user Daffa Lana uploaded clip seconds before it happened (shown below).

The same day, Facebook[6] user Kenn Deimne uploaded a Saruman Magically Summoned edit about the event. The post received 480 reactions and 552 shares in one month (shown below).

kobo kanaeru magically summoning 110,920 new fans at 11 February 2023

The event also spawned 'fan art' of her. For example on February 16th, 2023, Twitter[7] user @sm0lkies uploaded 'fan art' of Kobo wearing the same clothing as was shown in her livestream. The tweet received 274 retweets and more than 3,100 likes in one month (shown below, left). On the next day, Twitter[8] user @AyaaMikaru uploaded similar fan art that received 130 retweets and more than 2,900 likes in one month (shown below, right).

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Kobo Playing Hogwarts Legacy

On March 5th, 2023, Kobo uploaded a tweet[9] about her planning to play Hogwarts Legacy. The tweet received more than 825 retweets and 11,200 likes in three weeks (shown below).

The same day, Facebook[10] user Udin Ojisan uploaded a screenshot from Kobo's replies that showed several Twitter user accusing Kobo of being transphobic because she was playing the controversial game (shown below).

EED DA. E A REGULAR LY HIGH GOTHDADTM @Crabcycle 49 menit Membalas @kobokanaeru Annnnnd unfollowed. 20 27 Staz @FoxeN64 1 jam Membalas @kobokanaeru I CAN'T BELIEVE YOU'RE TRANSPHOBIC!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!! 24 go 17 2 go

VTuber Pikamee allegedly retired after receiving hate for playing Hogwards Legacy, and fearing Kobo might face similar backlash, her fans began a campaign pledging to protect her. For example, on March 5th, 2023, Twitter[11] user @KomodoDragon977 uploaded a tweet about he was ready to fight against SJWs. The tweet received 498 likes (shown below, left). The same day, Twitter[12] user @hana3ru uploaded a tweet telling people to line up to defend Kobo. The tweet received more than 1,223 likes (shown below, right).

Hassan Sunny @KomodoDragon977 Replying to @kobokanaeru SJW western, GAS LAH. 9:28 PM Mar 5, 2023 15.5K Views . 75 Hana aer aja @hana3ru Replying to @kobokanaeru Waduh, rapatkan barisan gaes 9:23 PM Mar 5, 2023 78.4K Views . C

On March 6th, 2023, Facebook[13] user Daffa Nier Yonah Stanwood uploaded a screenshot showing a compilation tweets from people who want to protect Kobo to the "Sisi Lain Vtuber" group (shown below).

CEO OF KOTORI @Mxixnalinsky. 3h Don't even think about touching Kubo... اللي يلمس كوبو راح أفـ ي ـشـ ي خ عاره I am that guy pal @TheCunnyMane 16m I may not be ID, but I will ally myself with my fellow SEAS Trending Pippa 5,802 Tweets Sisi Lain Vtuber ✔ Grup Publik 5,5 rb anggota Trends for you Trending Kobo 6,993 Tweets Trending in Indonesia MU 7-0 6,099 Tweets Entertainment - Trending #VtuberUprisings 5,895 Tweets *** 5 hours ago Average Kobo W B2K D Gorillaz For Multiversus @GorillazforMVS Kobo streamer Hogwarts Legacy is kinda ironic to me considering her EN friends, especially Altare, aren't allowed to play the game or, like Altare, sides with the BS boycott. #VtuberUprisings Anonymous 03/05/23(Sun)22:55:24 No.44399122 ... File: Absolutely_Halal.jpg (44 KB, 640x539) UUUURRAAAA Rodrigo (F) @Jouninwf. 8m Indonesian guys aren't playing. They saw your s--- and they aren't here with that Westerner cry-bullying. Kobokerz Posting Grup Publik - 9,1 rb anggota Average Sauber C9 Enjoyer @Merc Sauber C9.1h This is so f------ amazing lol I cannot wait for what's to come if it ever does come. ID fans...you lot are the real G's ABSOLUTELY HALAL *matfacio @oompaloompadi 2h Polvo Corrupto @Corrupto Polve Replying to @Rev_says_desu apparently people tried to harras her too but uh didn't go so well Kobo just streamed Hogwarts Legacy today. Look at the mass replies from the Indonesian community to her post. Pinned by Hero Hei >>44395501 (OP) >check her twitter >many replies with pics of readying their gun arsenal based genoxide @lGenoxide. 3m i love how ID and other bros are ready to protect her in case when it happens well im late to the party but filipino bro joins in Anonymous 03/05/23(Sun)22:08:29 No.44397 OH NONONONO ALTARE DON'T LOOK 15th @eichanhacie 51s eichan just enjoy your game Kobo,We'll protect you. SameDesu @xSame_Desux. The replies to this are beautiful. Kobo has formed an actual militia am loving it hololive INDONESIA Dogposterzzz || † @Bleedsmillah. 4h Bruh Kobo got shooters on every island rin @rin0108.3h Indochads are my new homies SHE DOESN'T CARF ExShun @exelgoh. 32m Holy cow the fans' responses are i 3:28 Hololive VTuber Kobo happily plays Hogwarts despite outrage 45K views • 3 hours ago Fundraiser (check thread and qrts) Cebokerz Posting tu Zeri I love Kobo End Suffer Grup Privat - 930 anggota Richie Gonzalez @KingofBeasts89.3h VOMs and VShoujo were easy targets. These turds are gonna find that Hololive's a different beast. KreitzeN @kreitzen 2 1h While I can't understand the words without translation, I can understand her fans' desire to protect her. Brings a tear to my eye. CEO of Devil May Cry 4 (wanna buy a series s... @ HoloID dudes are not f------ around in the replies RadCrab Let them come trin Retweeted Perma Banned 2 jam. Indobros in the comments bracing themselves for the bullies to target Kobo. Isaac Walsh @Dardanos_Paris. 4h Brother today we have a mission to protect the princess don't let anyone slip through FOR THE PRINCESS ZeroGamer @Zero_Gamer 1.28m protect her at all cost @RadicalCrabical. 2h I've been hearing that a few tried to start something with her and her fans had none of that and somehow drove the bullies to protected mode in record time. @Zeri Ai 2h GMS (YEAR OF THE CHUNGUS) @GodsmayspeedMK2.2h Always had massive respect for Indonesians and the replies and the QRTS solidify that even more FIGHT FOR HER INDOBROS NieR: 2B @NieR2B15 - 2h Replying to @kobokanaeru READY TO PROTECT KOBO! Snail fruit3 @Fruit3Ghost. 4h protect this cinnamon roll everybody Indonesia counts among the rudest nations on Earth when it comes to the internet and social media usage, according to Microsoft. Mar 1, 2021 | Nana | 18 & @Nanananners97-2h The replies and QRTS hearten me, but also make me sad we didn't do enough for Pikamee. logic dispenser @logic_dispenser They are strapped up in the replies. Aoi Yuki @Aoi Yuki 1-14m We'll know better in the future I guess. CoZmO @ZmoCo 1h The comments ww I am loving the comments and QRT of the Indonesian-bros ready to defend her. Anonymous 03/05/23(Sun)22:26:40 No.44398005 ► I don't understand Indonesian, but I get happy when Kobo says "Let's go". Kuri Rinji | VTuber & Fan Cringe/Drama @VTuberCringe. 6h I like that the ID fans are ready to protect her with their lives.

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