What Is All About?
Have you ever seen the Short Keanu Reeves meme? If you are guessing how Mini Keanu Reeves could appear among memes you should read a tiny story of the origins of this meme! Originally, it appeared because of E3 2019 the special guest of gaming studio CD Projekt Red on the show of upcoming game with the title Cyberpunk 2077. At the end of the presentation world-famous actor, Keanu Reeves came on the stage to promote the game where he is taking part as a character (Johnny Silverhand). The image of Keanu at the stage was edited to make the star look disproportionately short. The picture has been advertised as one of the mainstream memes and used worldwide.
Roots of Origins of Mini Keanu Reeves Meme
On the same date of Microsoft’s E3 2019, Xbox press conference broadcasting online and offline on June 9th, 2019, the first short Keanu Reeves meme has appeared. The user with the nickname @KojiMads posted a tweet with the picture of Keanu Reeves standing on the stage. He added the title: “he really just stood like this and everyone went nuts”.
After a couple of hours later, the next Twitter user @JT_0907 posted a legendary edited version of the photo showing Keanu Reeves with disproportionately midget figure. @KojiMads liked the new edit and that is why retweeted small Keanu Reeves receiving more than 360 likes and 50+ retweets for 1 week.
Spreading of Little Keanu Reeves Meme
Just in several days, the community of Twitter blew up – hundreds of reposts, edits appeared on that platform, and others like Reddit and 4chan.
We will just show some examples of it. For instance, at 4chan an anonymous user created an edit and posted it with the heading featuring Turn on the Xbox meme. It happened on June 10th, 2019. A day after a user of Reddit submitted the picture of a tiny Keanu Reeves meme to /r/blursedimages subreddit. It earned a high score of 1300+ upvotes in 1 week.
On June 10th, a new redaction of the photo with a disproportional Breathtaking star was posted on Twitter by user @Thaddeus_Hamlet. On the next day, Howboutnoy added a My Turn on the Xbox meme to /r/memes subreddit on Reddit, receiving 6k upvotes in 6 days.
Moreover, on June 12th, 2019, the meme was reposted on Reddit with Lorpo314’s fan art to /r/bossfight subreddit with the title “Little brother Keanu”. Also, on that day Mini Keanu Reeves appeared on Youtube because of Pyrocynical that used the meme as a thumbnail of his E3 2019 reaction video. That boosted the further spreading of the meme.
In the coming days, various memes based on the picture emerged on Reddit and different online platforms. The highest spot of popularity was on June 17th, 2019, when famous YouTuber PewDiePie took the image as a video thumbnail.
Why is the Tiny Keanu Reeves Meme Popular?
- All memes about Keanu are Breathtaking! Why? Because we are talking about one of the most popular actors all over the world!
- Mini Keanu (the disproportional version of him) is adorable. He looks like a little version of John Wick because he is literally the same person.
- The Cyberpunk 2077 is on hype. That’s why all memes about the game, the E3 2019 conference, and Keanu Reeves are popular.
The Best Memes Collection of Mini Keanu Reeves
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Is That the End?
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