Virtual YouTubers: Japan’s Digital Celebrities (8:33)

This video first talks about the background information of VTuber. It has been more and more popular due to the emphasis on anonymity in Japanese internal culture, for example, having mass covered singers, 3D real-time avatars with final emotion animated in the past. It then introduces some famous VTubers and analyses their elements of success. With different personality and style, for instance, Kizuna AI always over exaggerating her intelligence and sharp wit to make fun of herself, Kaguya Luna is presented to be boisterous and loud hilarious, Mira Akari has pretended to be a pure idol type but slip into...