|See also:||roleplay, fanart, Tumblr|
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Askblogs are a form of Tumblr blog that responds to questions. They are often used for roleplay for fanartists on Tumblr. People leave questions in the blog's ask box, and the blogger will reply. For roleplay, they will usually reply in-character. Though not as numerous as the fanart-based ones, there are some roleplay blogs that are all text.
The most common and "default" type of askblog.
Cosplay askblogs reply with photos or gifs of mod in character, often accompanied by text.
Example cosplay askblogs
Voice askblogs involve a person voice-acting in character. These blogs utilize tumblr's audio post feature and rarely use much text or images.
- The Star Spangled Man, an ask Captain America/Steve Rogers blog
- Ask Merlin (Merlin)
- Ask Usagi (Sailor Moon)
- All of the Strawhats from One Piece have askblogs, as do various villains and supporting characters (Usopp, Zoro, Sanji, Luffy, Brook, Franky, Robin, Nami, and Chopper)
- Ask Octavia, one of the more popular My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic blogs, this is one of the longest running pony Askblogs. Currently on hiatus.
- Ask Homestuck, A general Homestuck blog. Considered to be one of the first Askblogs on Tumblr.
- Askmiddlearth, a blog for questions about Tolkien canon.
- Ask Nux and Ask Slit, two popular Mad Max: Fury Road askblogs.
- Ask (Not The Real) Hanson
Listings of Askblogs
- Ask-a-Pony Blog List, a Google Document that lists hundreds of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic blogs, including canon characters and fan characters