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Studio Ghibli: Japanese anime fans set new Twitter record

Move over, Beyonce — there’s a new record-setter on Twitter.

Last weekend, a Japanese television broadcast of classic Studio Ghibli anime Castle in the Sky prompted more than 11,349 tweets per second at a key moment in the movie. This perfect storm of tweets broke the previous record of 8,868 tweets per second after pop star Beyonce announced she was pregnant.

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