Japanese man 'marries' video game character

Japanese man 'marries' video game character

The man, who prefers to use his online moniker SAL9000, met character Nene Anegasaki while playing dating simulation game ‘Love Plus’.

They got married a few weeks ago, broadcasting their ceremony live on Japan’s version of video-sharing web site Youtube. The newlyweds, went on a honeymoon to Guam.
SAL9000, who didn’t want to reveal his real name for fear of being misunderstood, admits to be an ‘otaku’, a breed of Japanese youth obsessed with fantasy worlds and video games

“I think I’ll probably continue playing Love Plus. I won’t cheat,” SAL9000 said.
Reuters

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