man marries virtual video game character
 
man marries virtual video game character man marries virtual video game character
nov 25, 2009

man marries virtual video game character

this past sunday a most unusual wedding took place between a japanese video game player and his virtual girlfriend. the man, going by his game name sal9000 married the character nene anegasaki, from the nintendo ds video game love plus. the wedding featured many of the elements of a typical wedding including an mc and an audience as well as a few unusual things such as a speech by another virtual character. the events were streamed live online using the popular video site nico nico douga. the love plus game allows players to go on virtual dates with the digital characters in the game, fostering a relationship with them, just like in real life.

http://www.konami.jp/products/loveplus

via boing boing

  • This must be the biggest joke ever..

    Darren says:
  • sick sick sick! i wanna marry my perfume… it has at least the shape of a womens body.

    wow says:
  • People these days are living in a fantasy world they are blind.

    sel123 says:
  • William Gibson wasn’t so far off after all with his Idoru.

    Nermal says:
  • Makes perfect sense to me. Doing something that means almost nothing with something that IS almost nothing. Like religion and wizards in movies, marriage has finally found it’s home within the realm of the ridiculous. I gotta find me a wife1.0 that sparkles like Nene.

    Neb says:
  • Conversation has to get dry at some point. So does nintendo get half the guys assets when they divorce? And where does the ring go?

    Dff says:
  • NICE TRY

    SEOULISH says:
  • can you shag her?

    dave says:
  • dave wins

    alex says:
  • FAIL

    marcedm says:
  • congratulations to the happy couple

  • he had to be japanese
    A sick race… a sick behavior

    Ahuevo Potras says:
  • better be a water proof casing on that thing otherwise its gonna be a disastrous wedding night, he may kill his wife

    bird says:
  • This is really an insane idea! Actually, I’ve been also attached on my BloodElf on WoW and been grinding [url=http://wowgoldpig.com]wow gold[/url] almost everyday just to see her. But, it never came to my mind on marrying her like that guy.

    carl says:
  • Ahuevo potras, por tu nombre sé que eres mexicano. tú sabes que estamos peor. ¿y qué?

    because of you nickname, Ahuevo potras, i guess that you are mexican. me too. let me tell you (and you know it) we are SICKER. and it’s 0k.
    BTW, carl, you’re almost there.
    and if it makes him happy(sal9000), and it programs her happy… WTF?
    @bird: lol

  • no no no, i did’t just read that did. incredible. [url=http://www.vimple.com]Riku[/url]

    myman says:

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