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My Little Sister Can't Be Jumping Over the Uncanny Valley!

"With its frequent commentary on otaku culture, you probably wondered when Oreimo (Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai) would take a look at how certain types of video games manage to cause almost instantaneous addiction - specifically a galge and dating simulators, including Love Plus. The 2nd episode of Oreimo Season 2 does just that as it pokes fun at the Love Plus phenomenon that has made headlines with its virtual girlfriends being as real to people as they can get. As technology gets even more advanced and realistic, how much of our emotions will come out and greatly affect others from our online and virtual experiences?"

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D3acon2980d ago

Great series. I agree with your statements. Just listening and watching that episode made me realize how someone could be addicted to those type of games in general and of course certain games as a whole.

MangaTherapy2979d ago

I would like to add that is hard to blame the creators since they gotta make them good so they can put food on their table.

There are a lot of insecure people out there and people don't talk about it because it makes them look "weak". And no one wants to look "weak" in front of others.