Favorite character bingo is the name of a popular game, played by users on social media.
It refers to a bingo sheet filled with characters from popular media, including animated series, manga and anime as well as video games.
The template may also be used humorously, filling up the sheet with the same character.
The first post online, featuring a “Favorite Character Bingo” template was shared on Twitter by @PatMSeymourVA on January 28th, 2018.
It included characters from various animated series and video games, including Futurama, Pokémon and Dragon Ball Z.
The phenomenon would start seeing a rising popularity in July, 2018 as “Favorite Character Bingo” would start appearing in tweets as well as posts on DeviantArt and Tumblr.
Bingo generator sites had also incorporated the game into their portfolio, as many users were keen on knowing how to make a “Favorite Character Bingo”.