Hato Kenjirou is one of the central characters of Genshiken whose struggles with gender and sexuality and overall cheerful yet reserved personality have earned him many fans. Some folks have decided to create a fanzine all about Hato, and while he’s not everyone’s favorite character (see name of blog), I think it’s really awesome and I encourage all Hato fans and perhaps even fans of Genshiken to either send something in or at least take a look when the finished product arrives.
Submissions are open for HatoZine, and are due on October 15, 2015. Make sure to check out the submission guidelines too.
As for myself, I indeed plan on writing something. Or have I already written something and just haven’t sent it in yet???
And of course, thanks to Alison Wilgus for telling me about HatoZine.