Top Twitter Trends of 2016

With 2016 coming to a close, it’s time to look back at some of the defining moments of the year. Here are the most popular twitter topics and hashtags of 2016 for Twitter Japan! Plus, find out who was the most tweeted about artist!

Hit the jump to see what made the list!

Date and Times with the Most Activity 



Top Hashtags of 2016 


Most Tweeted About Topics (Games, Artists, and Technology)

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Most Retweeted Tweet From Japan 

Via Twitter

Note: Some hashtags were revised as they were abbreviations. In particular, Music Station was originally MSuTe sand Monster Strike was Monsuto.