Drawing anime and chibis can be a lot of fun, especially cat-girls. Here is a quick way to draw the face of an anime cat girl. To create this article, 48 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This article has also been viewed , times. Learn why people trust wikiHow. Author Info Updated: November 21,
Although a hit, we mostly see Nekomimi gals dominating this trope. Still, just look a little bit deeper and you will see these amazingly cute Nekomimi boys. A Cat boy may come in many types of variety, most notably, on how they act or how they look. Some are fully humans who act like cats or a cat boy who acts entirely like a human. There also are those who Cosplay them for the fun of it, those who are straight up cat boys and even some who are able to shapeshift from human to a cat. Tsuburaya, Norio from Love Pistols.
Catgirls are found in various fiction genres and in particular Japanese anime and manga. Enough of a subculture has developed for various themed conventions and events to be held around the world, such as Nekocon. Japanese philosopher Hiroki Azuma has stated that catgirl characteristics such as cat ears and feline speech patterns are examples of moe -elements. Azuma argued that although some otaku sexual expression involves catgirl imagery, few otaku have the sexual awareness to understand how such imagery can be perceived as perverted. Noonan argued that, in Japanese culture, catgirl characteristics have a similar role to that of the Playboy bunny in western culture, serving as a fetishization of youthful innocence.