Damn Right, It's Better Than Yours

areluctant-hero:

Based off this post

I’m pretty sure someone’s done this already hahaha oops

devalierquotes:

"Some things are worth the risk after all" — George deValier

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hipster-makoto:

there goes his manliness 

ukegermany:

becomeonewithhetalia:

cis-phobia:

have you ever looked at Italy and just

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this is the country where the mafia comes from.

What if the other nations just suddenly remember that while talking to him?

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"Give Italy more hugs"

 - ME ME ME ME ME MEH~
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thesexyworldofhetalia:

The way he mimics Germany though..

anickname4love:

"Is this the painting of your little girlfriend or boyfriend or gender-neutral-chibi thing?"

anickname4love:

"Is this the painting of your little girlfriend or boyfriend or gender-neutral-chibi thing?"

katnel88:

x Let’s bring this back
Anime Munters by Go-Devil-Dante

Italy: Hey guys! I heard some rumors about this haunted mansion. We should totally go and check it out!
Steve: *kills everyone*
Italy: ...
Italy: I came here to have a good time and honestly I am feeling so attacked right now.
aphallies:

Pixiv ID: 4303812Member: しば

aphallies:

Pixiv ID: 4303812
Member: しば

ok so i was snooping around the internet

tsundere-england:

looking for icons to use in the network and i see this unidentified russia thing

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and being me i check it out 

and holy shitimage

they’re fuckign posters

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LOOK AT GERMANY HE’S AN FUCKING ENGINEER

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MY OTP ARE POLICE MEN TOGETHER STOP THIS MADNESS

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MY BABY RUSSIA IS AN ASTRONAUT LOOK AT THIS

BUY THESE FOR ME AND WE SHALL BE WED AT DAWN

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HetaOni…differently. 

fanart source: [x][x][x][x][x][x]

hanatamagotchi:

→hetalia character cd comparison: old vs new
→art by hidekaz himaruya
stirringwind:


“One thought alone preoccupies the submerged mind of Empire: how not to end, how not to die, how to prolong its era. By day, it pursues its enemies. It is cunning and ruthless, it sends its bloodhounds everywhere. By night, it feeds on images of disaster: the sack of cities, the rape of populations, pyramids of bones, acres of desolation. A mad vision, yet a virulent one.”
-JM Coetzee, Waiting for the Barbarians

This started as a companion to this pic of the Allies! The Tripartite Pact, which formally established the Axis Powers, was signed on 27th September 1940. Like Italy and Germany, Japan too had an ultranationalist, militant form of government that was pretty much fascist- Imperial Japan aimed to create a “Greater East-Asian Co-Prosperity Sphere”, which was ostensibly an Asian brotherhood free from Western colonialism. In reality, Japanese rule was brutal- the occupied asian countries faced forced labour and prostitution, and were treated extremely cruelly by the Kempeitai- the secret police. Like Mengele, the Japanese experimented on POWs. There were also concentration camps in Italy and Italian colonies like Libya. Also, it’s interesting to note that fascism originated in Italy as a coherent political ideology.
I guess the key here is that I want to point out how utterly monstrous these regimes were- and I feel that sometimes there is so much focus on Nazi Germany in modern consciousness that the role of Italy and Japan gets forgotten or fades into the background- when they did terrible things too. This is kind of sensitive, and so I wanna emphasise that when I doodle dark hetalia, I do it with the idea that nations are simply like humans- not wholly good or bad: capable of great kindness but also horrific atrocities at other points in their history.

stirringwind:

“One thought alone preoccupies the submerged mind of Empire: how not to end, how not to die, how to prolong its era. By day, it pursues its enemies. It is cunning and ruthless, it sends its bloodhounds everywhere. By night, it feeds on images of disaster: the sack of cities, the rape of populations, pyramids of bones, acres of desolation. A mad vision, yet a virulent one.”

-JM Coetzee, Waiting for the Barbarians

This started as a companion to this pic of the Allies! The Tripartite Pact, which formally established the Axis Powers, was signed on 27th September 1940. Like Italy and Germany, Japan too had an ultranationalist, militant form of government that was pretty much fascist- Imperial Japan aimed to create a “Greater East-Asian Co-Prosperity Sphere”, which was ostensibly an Asian brotherhood free from Western colonialism. In reality, Japanese rule was brutal- the occupied asian countries faced forced labour and prostitution, and were treated extremely cruelly by the Kempeitai- the secret police. Like Mengele, the Japanese experimented on POWs. There were also concentration camps in Italy and Italian colonies like Libya. Also, it’s interesting to note that fascism originated in Italy as a coherent political ideology.

I guess the key here is that I want to point out how utterly monstrous these regimes were- and I feel that sometimes there is so much focus on Nazi Germany in modern consciousness that the role of Italy and Japan gets forgotten or fades into the background- when they did terrible things too. This is kind of sensitive, and so I wanna emphasise that when I doodle dark hetalia, I do it with the idea that nations are simply like humans- not wholly good or bad: capable of great kindness but also horrific atrocities at other points in their history.