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Sasaki Saku (笹木 咲) is a female Japanese Virtual YouTuber and a member of Nijisanji. She debuted as a second batch member of now-dissolved group, Nijisanji Gamers, along with Honma Himawari and Yamiyono Moruru.

Saku 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.

Introduction Video

【自己紹介】はじめまして。笹木咲やよ~!【よろしく】

【自己紹介】はじめまして。笹木咲やよ~!【よろしく】

Saku's introduction.

Profile

A sophomore high school student from Kansai with a laid-back attitude and a love for video games and aquariums. Her favorite animals are pandas and Japanese pancake devilfish.[1] She is commonly referred to as (and prefers to be called) "Saki-chan" or by her surname "Sasaki."[2]

Personality

History

Background

Saku's 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, Saku closed her channel after a farewell montage premiered on 15 November[3] 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.[4][5]

2019

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.[6] She showcased her updated model in a stream on the next day.[7]

On 17 June, Saku held her official 3D model debut livestream on YouTube.[8]

2020

On 10 April, Kizuku and Sasaki Saku began hosting "ヤシロ&ササキのレバガチャダイパン" (Yashiro and Sasaki's Lever Gacha Daipan) on the official Nijisanji YouTube channel, a regularly scheduled 3D 30-minute program which invites different Livers to play games every week.[9]

2021

On July 1st, she became the fifth member of Nijisanji (after Tsukino Mito, Kuzuha, Kanae and Honma Himawari) to reach 600 000 subscribers.

Events

  • On 8 December 2019, Saku participated in the concert event Virtual to LIVE in 両国国技館  2019 (Ryogoku Kokugikan) and performed songs with other Nijisanji members.
  • Saku was scheduled to perform at the Zepp DiverCity Tokyo venue on 5 March 2020 as part of the concert tour Nijisanji JAPAN TOUR 2020 Shout in the Rainbow!, but unfortunately, the live event had to be canceled due to the dangerous climate surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.[10]

Fans

  • Saku fans are called "笹キッズ" (Sasa-kids).

Trivia

External Links

Twitter hashtags

Further readings

Reference

  1. Saku's corporate profile on the official Nijisanji website
  2. 笹木咲 / Sasaki Saku. 【minecraft】家ダサいとか言うんじゃねぇ!!!!!!!!【笹木咲/にじさんじ】. [YouTube Video]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3DfmjRetcNY&t=30m24s
  3. 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/
  4. nijisanji_app. (2019, January 16). 【おかえりって、言える時が来る。】
    もっともっと、思い出を重ねよう。 ココは、帰ってこれる場所だから。
    重大告知、まもなく発表。 [Tweet]. Retrieved from https://twitter.com/statuses/1085371092343111680
  5. 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/
  6. nijisanji_app. (2019, April 3). 【2.0 Brushup!! 新たに4名をアップデート!】
    ドーラ/竜胆尊/笹木咲/赤羽葉子の、Live2Dモデルバージョンの大幅アップデートを実施致します!
    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
  7. 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/
  8. 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/
  9. Ichikara Co. (2020, April 3). Article Announcing Yashiro and Sasaki's New Program. [News Article]. Retrieved from https://prtimes.jp/main/html/rd/p/000000134.000030865.html
  10. nijisanji_app. (2020, February 27). Official Nijisanji Notice of Cancellation For SitR Tokyo. [Tweet]. Retrieved from [1]>
  11. Based on Ichikara's .link page
Nijisanji logo (V T E)
First wave

Tsukino Mito (🐰) ·  Yuki Chihiro (🎀💙) ·  Elu (🗼) ·  Higuchi Kaede (🍁) ·  Shizuka Rin (💜) ·  Shibuya Hajime (🌱) ·  Suzuya Aki (🐈) ·  Moira (😇)

Second wave

Mononobe Alice (♥️♠️♦️♣️) ·  Fushimi Gaku (✌) ·  Ienaga Mugi (🌷) ·  Morinaka Kazaki (🐻) ·  Suzuka Utako (🎶) ·  Ushimi Ichigo (🍓) ·  Yuhi Riri (🌇) ·  Kenmochi Toya (⚔️) ·  Gilzaren III (🏰🌕) ·  Fumino Tamaki (🐟)

Gamers(1)

Kanae (🔫) ·  Akabane Youko (💀) ·  Sasaki Saku (🎋) ·  Honma Himawari (🌻) ·  Makaino Ririmu (🍼) ·  Kuzuha (🎲) ·  Shiina Yuika (👻)

Retired

Yamiyono Moruru (🍜) ·  Setsuna (❄️)

SEEDs(1)

Dola (🔥) ·  Hanabatake Chaika (🌵) ·  Azuchi Momo (🍑) ·  Ryushen (🐼) ·  Sister Cleaire (🔔) ·  Suzuki Masaru (☪) ·  Todoroki Kyoko (🐐) ·  Uzuki Kou (🌙) ·  Yashiro Kizuku (🖥) ·  Kanda Shoichi (🔪) ·  Amemori Sayo (☔️) ·  Takamiya Rion (🦅) ·  Asuka Hina (🐤) ·  Maimoto Keisuke (👨‍🌾) ·  Debidebi Debiru (🚪👿) ·  Rindou Mikoto (🍶⚜️) ·  Joe Rikiichi (🤡🎈) ·  Machita Chima (🐹) ·  Sakura Ritsuki (🌸🌙) ·  Belmond Banderas (🥃) ·  Yaguruma Rine (🌽) ·  Yumeoi Kakeru (🎤) ·  Kuroi Shiba (🐕🐾)

Retired

Hassaku Yuzu (🍊) ·  Nakao Azuma (☀️) ·  Naruto Kogane ·  Umiyashano Kami (⛩) ·  Tsukimi Shizuku (🎑💊) ·  Achikita Chinami (🍬) ·  Izumo Kasumi (🦑)

VOIZ

Harusaki Air (🍭) ·  Naruse Naru (🎙) ·  Kaminari Poaro (retired) ·  Kurohane Kuroto (retired)

2019 wave

Warabeda Meiji (🐺🍎) ·  Gundo Mirei (🐽) ·  Yuzuki Roa (🌖) ·  Onomachi Haruka (♨️) ·  Kataribe Tsumugu (📘🧂) ·  Seto Miyako (📷💚) ·  Inui Toko (🍹) ·  Ange Katrina (⚖) ·  Lize Helesta (👑) ·  Saegusa Akina (🌶) ·  Aizono Manami (🦀💕) ·  Yukishiro Mahiro (🌐✨) ·  Ex Albio (🛡) ·  Levi Elipha (🔲) ·  Hayama Marin (🍃🗻) ·  Nui Sociere (🎃) ·  Hakase Fuyuki (⚗) ·  Kagami Hayato (🏢) ·  Yorumi Rena (🎩🐤) ·  Mayuzumi Kai (💻💙) ·  Ars Almal (📕) ·  Aiba Uiha (🍮💎) ·  Amamiya Kokoro (🎐) ·  Eli Conifer (🌲) ·  Ratna Petit (🐻💎) ·  Hayase Sou (🏃‍♀️💨) ·  Sukoya Kana (💉💘) ·  Shellin Burgundy (🧐) ·  Fumi (🔖) ·  Hoshikawa Sara (🌟) ·  Yamagami Karuta (🎴) ·  Matsukai Mao (💥) ·  Emma★August (★) ·  Luis Cammy (❤️🦋) ·  Fuwa Minato (🥂✨) ·  Shirayuki Tomoe (👠⛓️) ·  Gwelu Os Gar (😎) ·  Mashiro (🧷) ·  Naraka (✖🍳) ·  Kurusu Natsume (🐏🎵)

Retired

Kudou Chitose (🧠) ·  Shindo Raito (terminated) ·  Otogibara Era (🏰🕛) ·  Suzuhara Lulu (🎨)

2020 wave

Furen E Lustario (🎠) ·  Melissa Kinrenka (🐝) ·  Ibrahim (💧) ·  Nagao Kei (☯️) ·  Genzuki Tojiro (🎻🛵) ·  Kaida Haru (🌞) ·  Sorahoshi Kirame (🌌) ·  Asahina Akane (🦖🎖) ·  Suo Sango (💞🦩) ·  Todo Kohaku (🍯) ·  Kitakoji Hisui (✳) ·  Nishizono Chigusa (🐬🌱)

Retired Kingyozaka Meiro (🩰)
2021 wave

Axia Krone (🐈‍⬛) ·  Lauren Iroas (🗝💸) ·  Leos Vincent (🥼🌱🐱) ·  Oliver Evans (🍵) ·  Lain Paterson (❤️‍🔥)

NETWORK(2)

Tenkai Tukasa (🎲) ·  Fairys-chan (🐦)

Intl. branches

VirtuaReal ·  Nijisanji ID ·  Nijisanji IN (dissolved branch) ·  Nijisanji KR ·  Nijisanji EN

(1) Programs merged with main Nijisanji group.

(2) Program terminated; members are active but are no longer affiliated with Nijisanji.

✍️Expansion needed!
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You can help by adding a short paragraph under the "Personality" section. (August 2020)

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