For the past 5 years, actually. If you didn't hate him then, you don't have to start now.
>Did he do something or is he too popular on reddit or some shit?
Too popular in Nicole threads.
Essentially boils down to:
>anime catgirl human in Nicole's clothes is not Nicole. Manyakis is a skilled artist but a shit fan-artist.
>anime humanization of western is dilution of a character's features anyway
>adding massive water balloons on Nicole's chest is plebeian anyway
>all this becomes annoying when it takes up significant parts of every single Nicole thread