Sasaki Saku (笹木 咲) is a female Japanese Virtual YouTuber, a member of Nijisanji. (formerly of Nijisanji Gamers before it disbanded and merged into a single group)
She had temporarily shut down her channel on 11 November 2018, removing/making private almost all content, but on 16 January 2019, she announced that she would resume activities and restored/made public again her content.
Her Twitter account was opened on 28 June 2018 while her YouTube channel was created on 2 July although she did not start her activity on YouTube until her self introduction uploaded on 7 July.
Retirement and return
In November 2018, she closed her channel after a farewell montage premiered on 15 November and ceased her activity due to undisclosed reasons. Two months later on 16 January 2019, Nijisanji announced that she would be resuming her activities and she announced her return.
On 3 April, it was announced that Sasaki Saku, along with three other members of Nijisanji (namely Dola, Rindou Mikoto, and Akabane Youko), would be getting an update to their 2D model. She showcased her updated model in a stream on the next day.
She debuted her 3D model on 17 June.
- She is close friends with Siina Yuika.
- In November of 2019 Saku adopted a kitten named Popo; a gray female Scottish Fold. For her birthday stream that month she even recorded and uploaded footage of herself playing with Popo (something comparatively uncommon for VTubers to do).
- ↑ Sasaki, S. [笹木咲 / Sasaki Saku]. (2019, November 15) 【桜ノ雨】みんなありがとうございました！【にじさんじゲーマーズ】 [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/xUPrlvoQPd4/
- ↑ nijisanji_app. (2019, January 16). 【おかえりって、言える時が来る。】
重大告知、まもなく発表。 [Tweet]. Retrieved from https://twitter.com/statuses/1085371092343111680
- ↑ Sasaki, S. [笹木咲 / Sasaki Saku]. (2019, January 16) 皆様に大切なお知らせがあります。 [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/ayvKurh74ZE/
- ↑ nijisanji_app. (2019, April 3). 【2.0 Brushup!! 新たに4名をアップデート！】
今後の各ライバー配信で順次発表致しますので、お楽しみに！！ [Tweet]. Retrieved from https://twitter.com/statuses/1113274982933471232
- ↑ Sasaki, S. [笹木咲 / Sasaki Saku]. (2018, April 4) 【お披露目会】Ver 2.0！お顔が動く～、作画崩壊しないでくれ！【笹木咲/にじさんじ】 [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/yCPpKHhgO8Y/
- ↑ Sasaki, S. [笹木咲 / Sasaki Saku]. (2019, June 17) 【３Dお披露目！】みんなほんまーにありがとう。【笹木咲/にじさんじ】 [Video File]. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/Dt4zIsksTiE/