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It's not the end of the world...

Discussion in 'Random Chit-Chat' started by ayase, Dec 14, 2016.

  1. Lambadelta

    Lambadelta Straw Hat Pirate

    How long till we're able to interact with holograms physically.
     
  2. crashmatt

    crashmatt Hunter

    a small price for the perfect Waifu, the language may be an issue though
     
  3. IncendiaryLemon

    IncendiaryLemon Captain Karen AUKN Staff

    >Ugly

    u wot m8?
     
  4. qaiz

    qaiz Thousand Master

    >Anime Girl
    >Not ugly
    >Greentext outside of 4chan.
     
  5. IncendiaryLemon

    IncendiaryLemon Captain Karen AUKN Staff

    Are you somehow implying all anime girls are ugly or something? Also, I wasn't really using greentext, I just use arrows like that as a way to highlight key points that someone says. I didn't know it wasn't proper to do so outside the context of 4Chan. I don't even use 4Chan...
     
  6. Lambadelta

    Lambadelta Straw Hat Pirate

    4chan is still a thing?
     
  7. serpantino

    serpantino Adventurer

    Welcome to ShiChan
     
  8. qaiz

    qaiz Thousand Master

    Yup.
     
  9. IncendiaryLemon

    IncendiaryLemon Captain Karen AUKN Staff

    What even.
     
  10. qaiz

    qaiz Thousand Master

    My my anime girl, what big eyes you have. Anime girls are an insult to life itself.
     
  11. IncendiaryLemon

    IncendiaryLemon Captain Karen AUKN Staff

    I am genuinely offended right now.
     
  12. ThatguyfromNorway

    ThatguyfromNorway Completely Average High School Student

    If they get licensed characters, I would love to have one of these if they get dubbed.
     
  13. NoSurprises

    NoSurprises School Idol

    [​IMG]
     
  14. ayase

    ayase Mushi-shi

    The > for quotes is older than 4chan, people used to do that on Usenet...
     
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  15. crashmatt

    crashmatt Hunter

    anyone remember Hand Maid May? well this is a real like step towards that.
     
  16. Zin5ki

    Zin5ki Railgun

    The shortness and stoutness I could perhaps tolerate, but howsoever would you cope with their ceaseless instructive cries whenever they see the teacups?
     
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  17. IdiomaticLynx

    IdiomaticLynx Brigade Leader

    There, fixed it for you. :p

    In all seriousness, I think using an anime character is probably a better approach than attempting to create a life-like character. Regardless, I wouldn't want such device (same goes for Amazon Echo and the like)
     
  18. Vashdaman

    Vashdaman Combat Butler

    I don't understand how having one of these wouldn't just make a lonely person feel more lonely. I know it would make me feel it more. I mean if they were fully fledged AI like in that film with Juaquin Phoenix, I could understand that. But I'm guessing this is a long way off of that.
    It's why I'm baffled by the market for dating sim games. Playing one would make me feel so hollow inside. Unless I was playing it for the story or something
     
  19. IncendiaryLemon

    IncendiaryLemon Captain Karen AUKN Staff

    You could make the argument that it lets lonely people simulate what non-lonley people do. To go back to your dating sim comparison, people who have never/will likely never be in a relationship still want to know what it feels like to fall in love, yet find themselves unable to easily do so in the real world for whatever reason, so a simulation will at least give them a little bit of that feeling, even if it's ultimately meaningless.
     
  20. Rui

    Rui Karamatsu Boy Administrator

    I play loads of dating sims; I did when I was single and I do now I'm not single. I don't really see the characters as people I really want as my partner (thank goodness, as I prefer rather edgy titles!) and just enjoy the fun of getting to know them as the story unfolds. I also don't want to become a plumber when I play Super Mario Bros or an animal kidnapper when I play Pokemon ;D

    R