Log Horizon Fun Fact #188:
When Mamare first learned that Log Horizon would be animated, both he and his editor thought it was a joke and ignored it.
Thankfully, it wasn’t, since it’s how I learned about LH to begin with.
(Confession: Yeah, I was one of those people who thought it’d be a SAO knockoff. I noticed it when I looked up Yozakura Quartet episodes and then watched episode 4. I got instantly hooked and watched the episode in the arbitrary order of 4>5>3>1>2.)