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<blockquote>''"Dear mother in heaven."'' - From Poorfag's letters to her mother in heaven. She has no actual lines in the Anime, so this quote was donated.</blockquote>
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** She rapidly gained popularity among Japanese fans as well, who proposed to call her {{nihongo||貧乏ちゃん|Binbou-chan}}
 
** She rapidly gained popularity among Japanese fans as well, who proposed to call her {{nihongo||貧乏ちゃん|Binbou-chan}}
 
* What makes her appeal to many fans is that everyone except her is using a laptop to complete their school work. This led to a joke image macro of "Poorfags gonna poor." What started out as a simple joke has since become quite popular, even getting Poorfag her own mini comic and fanart.
 
* What makes her appeal to many fans is that everyone except her is using a laptop to complete their school work. This led to a joke image macro of "Poorfags gonna poor." What started out as a simple joke has since become quite popular, even getting Poorfag her own mini comic and fanart.
* She was first noticed in [http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/45273415#p45276621 general thread #92].  The image macro then appeared in [http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/45298242#p45301346 thread #96].  Her popularity exploded after BD2 was released.
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* She was first noticed in [http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/45273415#p45276621 general thread #92].  The image macro then appeared in [http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/45298242#p45301346 thread #96].  Her popularity exploded after BD2 was released.
  
 
==Speculation==
 
==Speculation==
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* She is actually rich enough to afford a Toshiba Libretto W100. That is no <s>Zaku</s> book, no <s>Zaku</s> book!
 
* Fans believe that she does not have a laptop because she is too poor to afford one.
 
* Fans believe that she does not have a laptop because she is too poor to afford one.
 
* Despite the destitution she endures, Poorfag is an honorable, innocent, and generous girl who remains positive and make the best of her circumstances. Since she is so resistant to despair, her soul has no value to Kyubey.
 
* Despite the destitution she endures, Poorfag is an honorable, innocent, and generous girl who remains positive and make the best of her circumstances. Since she is so resistant to despair, her soul has no value to Kyubey.
 
* She is attending school on a full scholarship.
 
* She is attending school on a full scholarship.
 
* She lives in a cardboard box
 
* She lives in a cardboard box
:* The person who first mentioned she lived in a cardbox stated he was inspired by the main character of the manga Hekikai no AiON
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:* The person who first mentioned she lived in a cardboard box stated he was inspired by the main character of the manga Hekikai no AiON
 
* Some fans believe that Poorfag is a miracle of the Universe. Kyubey's civilization created an artificial human to gather all the despairs and miseries of the world withing herself while everything else remained in equilibrium. What they did not expect was that she would continue to give the world her smile of hope while surrounded in misery. Kyubey considered this experiment to be a failed attempt at creating a misfortune-gathering artificial little female homosapien for the Incubators. She turn out to be too optimistic and it nullified all despairs within her soul. The project was scrapped and she was abandoned on the planet, today she is a student writing letters to her "Mother in Heaven" (the sky aliens).
 
* Some fans believe that Poorfag is a miracle of the Universe. Kyubey's civilization created an artificial human to gather all the despairs and miseries of the world withing herself while everything else remained in equilibrium. What they did not expect was that she would continue to give the world her smile of hope while surrounded in misery. Kyubey considered this experiment to be a failed attempt at creating a misfortune-gathering artificial little female homosapien for the Incubators. She turn out to be too optimistic and it nullified all despairs within her soul. The project was scrapped and she was abandoned on the planet, today she is a student writing letters to her "Mother in Heaven" (the sky aliens).
 
* Yurifans believe that she is the answer to Mami's loneliness. Mami comes from a wealthy background yet she is all alone so she is emotionally starving for affection and friends (she is filling with despair). Some fans suspect that Poorfag is not only poor but she has no friends and no family to support her financially and emotionally, so she is all by herself yet she has the courage and a cheerful smile to face the world on her own (she is beaming with hope). Mami could take Poorfag into her home, take care of her, provide for her. and Mami would receive the emotional affection and the intimacy that she desperately needs. Poorfag would not only be financially supported by Mami but she would also receive the emotional affection and support from another person that has been absent all along (other than her mother in heaven).
 
* Yurifans believe that she is the answer to Mami's loneliness. Mami comes from a wealthy background yet she is all alone so she is emotionally starving for affection and friends (she is filling with despair). Some fans suspect that Poorfag is not only poor but she has no friends and no family to support her financially and emotionally, so she is all by herself yet she has the courage and a cheerful smile to face the world on her own (she is beaming with hope). Mami could take Poorfag into her home, take care of her, provide for her. and Mami would receive the emotional affection and the intimacy that she desperately needs. Poorfag would not only be financially supported by Mami but she would also receive the emotional affection and support from another person that has been absent all along (other than her mother in heaven).
 
:*They would complement each other nicely, Mami would receive emotional support that she needs so she wont fall into despair, and Poorfag would receive the financial support to allow her to move up into the world and perhaps one day inspire others to believe in miracles. Plus, Poorfag would have a real friend and a lover so she wont need to worry her mother in heaven, since Poorfag wont be alone anymore.
 
:*They would complement each other nicely, Mami would receive emotional support that she needs so she wont fall into despair, and Poorfag would receive the financial support to allow her to move up into the world and perhaps one day inspire others to believe in miracles. Plus, Poorfag would have a real friend and a lover so she wont need to worry her mother in heaven, since Poorfag wont be alone anymore.
::*This would basically mean that Mami would become Poorfag [[Mami's mammies|Sugar Mammies]].
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::*This would basically mean that Mami would become Poorfag Sugar Mammies.
 
:::*But since she meets Mami in the timeline which the anime plays in she will soon be alone again. If she engages a relationship with Mami in the new world is currently unknown
 
:::*But since she meets Mami in the timeline which the anime plays in she will soon be alone again. If she engages a relationship with Mami in the new world is currently unknown
 
::::*Poorfag would get a laptop
 
::::*Poorfag would get a laptop
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:A stranger that she keeps giving him all her money because she feels sorry for him (;_;)
 
:A stranger that she keeps giving him all her money because she feels sorry for him (;_;)
 
:Other  
 
:Other  
::*The consensus by some fans is that they are lovers and they are brushing aside their age differences as a problem (or the fact than an adult is dating an underage schoolgirl).
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::*The consensus by some fans is that they are lovers and they are brushing aside their age differences as a problem (despite the fact than an adult is dating an underage schoolgirl).
  
 
*<i>"Poorfag is mai waifu"</i> ~from 4chan.  
 
*<i>"Poorfag is mai waifu"</i> ~from 4chan.  
 
:*Poorfag's popularity continues to grow and her fan base is rapidly expanding, to the point that many fans are already claiming that she is their fictional wife. Not bad for a background character that had nothing to begin with.
 
:*Poorfag's popularity continues to grow and her fan base is rapidly expanding, to the point that many fans are already claiming that she is their fictional wife. Not bad for a background character that had nothing to begin with.
 
::*Observers believe that Poorfag is just too much of a nice girl to accept anyone's love; instead she would kindly suggest her fans to find someone more worthy of their love as she believes herself to be unworthy of admirers. Why is she such a nice girl?
 
::*Observers believe that Poorfag is just too much of a nice girl to accept anyone's love; instead she would kindly suggest her fans to find someone more worthy of their love as she believes herself to be unworthy of admirers. Why is she such a nice girl?
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*Two words: Spin off. <i>"Puella Miserabilis Poorfag Magica"</i>
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*A new theory suggests that her laptop may have been aquired via a contract with Kyubey. This may tie her with the witch [[Elly|Elly]], since both have computer like themes.
  
 
==Gallery==
 
==Gallery==
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File:Sad keanu happy poorfag.jpg
 
File:Sad keanu happy poorfag.jpg
 
File:Poorfag pixivdebut.jpg|Even pixiv artists are becoming aware of Poorfag.
 
File:Poorfag pixivdebut.jpg|Even pixiv artists are becoming aware of Poorfag.
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File:Shaking Poorfag.jpg|Shaking Poorfag of the Shakin' Mumi series.</gallery>
  
 
=== Fan Comic ===
 
=== Fan Comic ===
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File:Poorfag9.png|<center>;_______;</center>
 
File:Poorfag9.png|<center>;_______;</center>
 
File:Poorfag everyday life 2.png|Poorfag pays for Kyouko's apples.
 
File:Poorfag everyday life 2.png|Poorfag pays for Kyouko's apples.
File:Poorfag_deathnote.png|Poorfag finds a deathnote. Just as planned.
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File:Poorfag_deathnote.png|Poorfag finds a notebook.
 
File:Poorfag pen.png
 
File:Poorfag pen.png
 
File:Poorfag pizza.jpg|Poorfag never wastes food!
 
File:Poorfag pizza.jpg|Poorfag never wastes food!
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File:Poorfag laptopblock homura.jpg|Poorfag gonna poor, always.
 
File:Poorfag laptopblock homura.jpg|Poorfag gonna poor, always.
 
File:Madoka cafe classmates.jpg|How poor is Poorfag? So poor that she couldn't afford to be included in the characters design!
 
File:Madoka cafe classmates.jpg|How poor is Poorfag? So poor that she couldn't afford to be included in the characters design!
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File:Heightchart.jpg|Even the teacher gets an outline! Poorfag was just too poor to even get that!
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File:Madoka movie classroom - poorfag.jpg|Poorfag makes a cameo in the new movie, but she barely makes it on the screen. This poor quality picture was donated.
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File:Poorfag no more.jpg|The success of the Madoka franchise has gone to Poorfag's head. Royalties from the Blu-Rays sales made her so much money that she is now an ojou-samafag.
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File:Poorfag has a laptop.jpg|DROPPED.
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File:Poorfag and boyfriend.jpg|The Rebellion Story
 
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=== Poorfag Threads ===
 
=== Poorfag Threads ===
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49842571 The Original Poorfag Thread]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49842571 The Original Poorfag Thread]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49884785 Poorfag Thread #2]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49884785 Poorfag Thread #2]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49888095 Poorfag Thread #3]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49888095 Poorfag Thread #3]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49896175 Poorfag Thread #4]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49896175 Poorfag Thread #4]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49928426 Poorfag Thread #5]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49928426 Poorfag Thread #5]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49940003 Poorfag Thread #6]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49940003 Poorfag Thread #6]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49945776 Poorfag Thread #7]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49945776 Poorfag Thread #7]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49952587 Poorfag Thread #8]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49952587 Poorfag Thread #8]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49966201 Poorfag Thread #9]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49966201 Poorfag Thread #9]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/49974873 Poorfag Thread #10]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/49974873 Poorfag Thread #10]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50005089 Poorfag Thread #11]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50005089 Poorfag Thread #11]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50026273 Poorfag Thread #12]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50026273 Poorfag Thread #12]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50055071 Poorfag Thread #13]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50055071 Poorfag Thread #13]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50091066 Poorfag Thread #14-A]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50091066 Poorfag Thread #14-A]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50094101 Poorfag Thread #14-B]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50094101 Poorfag Thread #14-B]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50145784 Poorfag Thread #15-A]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50145784 Poorfag Thread #15-A]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50154358 Poorfag Thread #15-B]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50154358 Poorfag Thread #15-B]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50154722 Poorfag Thread #15-C]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50154722 Poorfag Thread #15-C]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50154358 Poorfag Thread #16]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50154358 Poorfag Thread #16]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50214052 Poorfag Thread #17]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50214052 Poorfag Thread #17]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50402894 Poorfag Thread #18]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50402894 Poorfag Thread #18]
*[http://green-oval.net/cgi-board.pl/a/thread/50236397 Poorfag Thread #19]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50236397 Poorfag Thread #19]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/50635365 Poorfag Thread #20]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/51101010 Poorfag Thread #21]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/51580873 Poorfag Thread #22]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/52032068 Poorfag Thread #23]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/52548007 Poorfag Thread #24]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/52626834 Poorfag Thread #25 - Poor no more?]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/54330854 Poorfag Thread #26]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/54991049 Poorfag Thread #27]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/55476680 Poorfag Thread #28 - Moetron crossover thread]
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*[http://archive.foolz.us/a/thread/77640770 Poorfag Thread #29]
  
 
=== Others ===
 
=== Others ===
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Poorfag/207029469342096?sk=wall Poorfag's facebook], a charitable soul donated an account.
 
*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zLNBWOkzs-w Poorfag's tale on Youtube]
 
*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zLNBWOkzs-w Poorfag's tale on Youtube]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEClAQiRZMk Poorfag's daily life on Youtube]
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*[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L3T0IHgfc1U Poorfag's daily life episode 2 on Youtube]
 
*[http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=19334794 Poorfag's debut on Pixiv]
 
*[http://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=19334794 Poorfag's debut on Pixiv]
 
*[http://himarin.net/archives/3367976.html Perhaps Japan will one day know the despair that is Poorfag] (scroll all the day down)
 
*[http://himarin.net/archives/3367976.html Perhaps Japan will one day know the despair that is Poorfag] (scroll all the day down)
[[Category:Characters]]
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*[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/7881955/1/Poor-In-Pocket-Rich-In-Love this fan fictional story was donated to give poorfag her own life story]
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[[Category:Community Content]]

Latest revision as of 08:53, 25 April 2020

"Dear mother in heaven." - From Poorfag's letters to her mother in heaven. She has no actual lines in the Anime, so this quote was donated.

Poorfag
Poorfag.jpg
Seiyū none
Age ?


Origin

  • Poorfag is a background classmate in episode 4. She does not have an official name, and fans dubbed her Poorfag. Some fans call her Poor-chan or Poorfag-chan.
    • She rapidly gained popularity among Japanese fans as well, who proposed to call her Binbou-chan (貧乏ちゃん)
  • What makes her appeal to many fans is that everyone except her is using a laptop to complete their school work. This led to a joke image macro of "Poorfags gonna poor." What started out as a simple joke has since become quite popular, even getting Poorfag her own mini comic and fanart.
  • She was first noticed in general thread #92. The image macro then appeared in thread #96. Her popularity exploded after BD2 was released.

Speculation

  • She is actually rich enough to afford a Toshiba Libretto W100. That is no Zaku book, no Zaku book!
  • Fans believe that she does not have a laptop because she is too poor to afford one.
  • Despite the destitution she endures, Poorfag is an honorable, innocent, and generous girl who remains positive and make the best of her circumstances. Since she is so resistant to despair, her soul has no value to Kyubey.
  • She is attending school on a full scholarship.
  • She lives in a cardboard box
  • The person who first mentioned she lived in a cardboard box stated he was inspired by the main character of the manga Hekikai no AiON
  • Some fans believe that Poorfag is a miracle of the Universe. Kyubey's civilization created an artificial human to gather all the despairs and miseries of the world withing herself while everything else remained in equilibrium. What they did not expect was that she would continue to give the world her smile of hope while surrounded in misery. Kyubey considered this experiment to be a failed attempt at creating a misfortune-gathering artificial little female homosapien for the Incubators. She turn out to be too optimistic and it nullified all despairs within her soul. The project was scrapped and she was abandoned on the planet, today she is a student writing letters to her "Mother in Heaven" (the sky aliens).
  • Yurifans believe that she is the answer to Mami's loneliness. Mami comes from a wealthy background yet she is all alone so she is emotionally starving for affection and friends (she is filling with despair). Some fans suspect that Poorfag is not only poor but she has no friends and no family to support her financially and emotionally, so she is all by herself yet she has the courage and a cheerful smile to face the world on her own (she is beaming with hope). Mami could take Poorfag into her home, take care of her, provide for her. and Mami would receive the emotional affection and the intimacy that she desperately needs. Poorfag would not only be financially supported by Mami but she would also receive the emotional affection and support from another person that has been absent all along (other than her mother in heaven).
  • They would complement each other nicely, Mami would receive emotional support that she needs so she wont fall into despair, and Poorfag would receive the financial support to allow her to move up into the world and perhaps one day inspire others to believe in miracles. Plus, Poorfag would have a real friend and a lover so she wont need to worry her mother in heaven, since Poorfag wont be alone anymore.
  • This would basically mean that Mami would become Poorfag Sugar Mammies.
  • But since she meets Mami in the timeline which the anime plays in she will soon be alone again. If she engages a relationship with Mami in the new world is currently unknown
  • Poorfag would get a laptop
  • Kaiji Itou is her:
Father (but he is too young!)
Lover (but he is too old!)
Onii-chan (...)
Childhood friend
A stranger that she keeps giving him all her money because she feels sorry for him (;_;)
Other
  • The consensus by some fans is that they are lovers and they are brushing aside their age differences as a problem (despite the fact than an adult is dating an underage schoolgirl).
  • "Poorfag is mai waifu" ~from 4chan.
  • Poorfag's popularity continues to grow and her fan base is rapidly expanding, to the point that many fans are already claiming that she is their fictional wife. Not bad for a background character that had nothing to begin with.
  • Observers believe that Poorfag is just too much of a nice girl to accept anyone's love; instead she would kindly suggest her fans to find someone more worthy of their love as she believes herself to be unworthy of admirers. Why is she such a nice girl?


  • Two words: Spin off. "Puella Miserabilis Poorfag Magica"
  • A new theory suggests that her laptop may have been aquired via a contract with Kyubey. This may tie her with the witch Elly, since both have computer like themes.

Gallery

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Fan Art

Fan Comic

Poorfag as a Witch

Observation

External Links

Poorfag Threads

Others