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Virtual Boyfriends All the Rage in Japan Thanks to Webkare Website

Hot Anime Men Alert: Virtual Boyfriends All the Rage in Japan

Well, it started with chat rooms, then online dating, then destigmatized online dating, then further legitimized Facebook hookups so can we really be surprised that Japanese girls are all over the latest web love trend: The Virtual Boyfriend?

The just-launched Webkare is a social networking site in Japan — aimed solely at young women — that encourages its members to flirt with and capture the hearts of the virtual boyfriends available. Five days after it was announced, over 10,000 users joined up to try their hand at virtual dating.

I think it's great. You get to practice your smooth moves and then, with a virtual BF, you tell them what to do, they don't complain, and they do exactly what you want. Sounds pretty awesome.

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misogi misogi 8 years
I want to see an English version of the website! :(
foxie foxie 8 years
Anime is painfully, painfully dorky. Not in a good way.
kcwebgirl kcwebgirl 8 years
i want to know if they respond to the same tired lines that we hear from them all the time.
looseseal looseseal 8 years
Hee, not a surprising development, Japanese guys have been wanking off to anime girls forever. :D
BellaEdward4ever BellaEdward4ever 8 years
Aww, I think they're cute!
CoralAmber CoralAmber 8 years
I wanna play! :D
Cris1192 Cris1192 8 years
LOL!!!If only real boys worked that way life would be so much easier!
hil34 hil34 8 years
This would be fun to play :)
Jyramiah Jyramiah 8 years
Ah yes, now if only we could apply the same thing to real life.
pinkmystic pinkmystic 8 years
Seventeen use to have a game like this. I played it when i was in high school. It's at
the-wingheart the-wingheart 8 years
Yeah, right! IRL, guys aren't so sweet, or cute. Maybe in Japan...
aistea311 aistea311 8 years
Super Kawaii :)
aistea311 aistea311 8 years
Super Kawaii! It reminds me of:
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