4 Ways Living in Japan Changed Me

  • Опубликовано: 18 мар 2017
  • For the 100th video, I look back on ways Japanese culture may have changed my personality.
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  • FakeBlocks
    FakeBlocks 12 часов назад

    Greece is a high uncertainty avoidance county? As a Greek I never would've guessed xD

  • Hitsu
    Hitsu День назад

    Wait wait wait, we dived into point number two, but what was number one? Everything before number two was just pointing out funny things Japan does differently. Surely those things didn’t change you? If they did it was not clarified how they changed you in any way.
    Anyhow, love your channel and keep doing what you do!

  • Lex Avaritia
    Lex Avaritia День назад

    I think ive seen your video before back in 2015 but i might be wrong. but yeah its nice to see this channel has a lot now

  • Kelvin Ah Kian
    Kelvin Ah Kian 4 дня назад

    i like the British humor though but fuck that Xbox. :V

  • Stephanie Fling
    Stephanie Fling 5 дней назад

    Muppets Treasure Island? You go Pirate Guy--so long as you don't get cabin fever.

  • Stephanie Fling
    Stephanie Fling 5 дней назад

    Thank you.

  • sakura san
    sakura san 6 дней назад


  • sakura san
    sakura san 6 дней назад


  • Syn
    Syn 7 дней назад

    I told my friend that Japanese people would say "daijoubu" before eating as a joke..
    and now he does it every time we go out to eat..
    what have I done..

  • MrWalker1000
    MrWalker1000 8 дней назад

    does the fact that you're less likely to have random fun encounters in japan mean you're also less likely to make friends?

  • MrWalker1000
    MrWalker1000 8 дней назад

    is a collectivist culture better than individuality? Im surprised there is any innovation in japan when they value conformity so much. how is this the case?

  • rabi shrestha
    rabi shrestha 10 дней назад

    can you make a video about how anime affects the daily life there??

  • Frans Hendrix
    Frans Hendrix 12 дней назад

    Japan + food = divine magic
    However... I noticed something about the way of speaking and writing, kind of confused why you would write an U at the end of a word but not saying it. SO, a little quick lesson would be appriciated :-)

  • A MOvie facts
    A MOvie facts 13 дней назад

    Hi on the pocky it said SUKYY suki is romaji and means 好き (like ・love)

  • Jonathan Fun
    Jonathan Fun 25 дней назад

    I wish westerners were as polite as Asians. Then we probably wouldn't have rap music

  • Sabine
    Sabine 26 дней назад

    Using a vending machine is like gambling. Made me laugh.
    I just wish there were more bins near the vending machines in Japan. Smashing down your coffee only to be stuck with a can in your pocket for the next hour.

  • Raizel M
    Raizel M 28 дней назад

    Pre-haircut. Definitely.

  • s3lfFish
    s3lfFish Месяц назад

    I know we french and english sometimes don't get along for no reasons since you had a french king and wde killed your princess in a tunnel :p but have u tried france ? for food, it is i think pretty close to japanes standards. and you can use sarcasm a,nd ironie :) and if something doesn't work you'll have a "c'est la vie" ;)

  • s3lfFish
    s3lfFish Месяц назад

    lots of interesting things about the collectivism
    too bas they don't have a great sens of humour :p

  • tingyujackie1
    tingyujackie1 Месяц назад

    hey, did they change the sukky name to cokky after this ? both work well anyway.

  • Rihn
    Rihn Месяц назад

    lol because Sukky is supposed to be Pocky and Suki in one word.

  • Leila555
    Leila555 Месяц назад

    You should write the songs you put in your videos in their description because I alone require their presence within a separate RUclip playlist.

  • Cin Cin Tutti Frutt
    Cin Cin Tutti Frutt Месяц назад

    9:15 lmfao

  • omega5040
    omega5040 Месяц назад

    I want that cat

  • Daniel Rothschild
    Daniel Rothschild Месяц назад

    Your videos are great! One question if you're not a teacher whats your occupation. Other than a RUclip star.

  • Lalo Rauniyar
    Lalo Rauniyar Месяц назад

    Hey..Chris I think you have to make video about earthquake of japan

  • Paul the 2 marek Sørensen
    Paul the 2 marek Sørensen Месяц назад

    I still watch top gear. But yeah the new cast sukky

  • Oliver Nanetti
    Oliver Nanetti Месяц назад

    I wonder if they know in the US they used to hang slaves in picnics... Thats where the word picnic comes from look it up

  • aleoferdie
    aleoferdie Месяц назад

    Ropé. Don't forget the accent.

  • Renee Shuyi KOH
    Renee Shuyi KOH Месяц назад


  • Ninja Penguin
    Ninja Penguin Месяц назад

    is that a motherfuc,ng hitler cat

  • Just Another Youtube Channel
    Just Another Youtube Channel Месяц назад +1

    Wow, that Top Gear joke was priceless.

  • Sasha Carrillo
    Sasha Carrillo Месяц назад

    "i wanna watch top gear......oh wait, no i don't"
    seriously i miss old top gear so much

  • cedric dellafaille
    cedric dellafaille Месяц назад

    What a microwave witchcraft!!!

  • Jason Barizo
    Jason Barizo Месяц назад

    "giving them some sukki"

  • Jessica
    Jessica Месяц назад

    Singapore definitely has high uncertainty avoidance, not low! 'less regard for structure or control'???? LOL

  • Egor Ananyev
    Egor Ananyev Месяц назад

    To be fair, sometimes (very rarely!), things *do* break in Japan -- like that locker in Kamakura, which the ticket officer banged on in order for my coins to go in -- but he never said anything like "well, that's Japan for ya". That's just ridiculous.

  • Egor Ananyev
    Egor Ananyev Месяц назад

    "it looked like diabetes and tasted like disappointment"
    I'm crying.

  • Chloe Schmid
    Chloe Schmid Месяц назад

    If I could super like this I would.

  • Donovan Campbell
    Donovan Campbell Месяц назад


  • leshkraven
    leshkraven Месяц назад

    Just subscribed... I want to leave the U.K and visit Japan and maybe not come back ever

  • Douglas Kai Cong
    Douglas Kai Cong Месяц назад

    HAHAHA 10/10 video. Finally some quality content on youtube.

  • Brett Clay
    Brett Clay Месяц назад

    Mate you're fucking hilarious

  • Kumo
    Kumo Месяц назад

    I am so dead. xD Thank you for your amazing sense of humour! The pirate storyyyyyy. Omg

  • Champloo Momo
    Champloo Momo Месяц назад

    I love your videos!! LLOOVVEEEEE

  • Samantha Yago
    Samantha Yago Месяц назад

    Definitely post haircut 😐

  • Roberto Ibarra
    Roberto Ibarra Месяц назад

    02:03 I laughed hard at this.

  • Bean •-•
    Bean •-• Месяц назад

    •0• call it Katsuki xD

  • Zimm Evalyn
    Zimm Evalyn Месяц назад

    I absolutely died with laughter when you narrowed your eyes and said "Bastard had the last laugh" just imagining the scenario. Thank you for the content

  • Bliss Man
    Bliss Man Месяц назад

    Always buy a Play Station kids.

  • Adventures with Frodo
    Adventures with Frodo Месяц назад

    I thought most of Japan attitude as you call it had more to do with 1. So many people having shoved in to a small area. 2. It goes back to the rear of having your head cutoff at any moment by a raging samurai. 3. But I thought The UK and Japan had things in common being island nations. 4. I found the mindfulness just cultural superficial, in both the UK and Japan. And I have live in both countries for 3 years each.
    Like your videos.

  • dbsill cockney
    dbsill cockney Месяц назад

    Why do the British always slag off Britain? Our government is shit but Britain has a lot to offer. It's a beautiful country, the people are respectful unless they're chavs. The food is good...yes it is good....Sunday roast with yorkshire pudding, Shepards pie, lancashire hotpot, beef wellington, the various fish with chips, pie's, cornish pasty, crumpets, scones, hot cross buns, curry, cadburys chocolate, mint jelly and lamb...the list goes on. Not all of us live on beens on toast and marmite! Only an idiot goes by a stereotype that was invented by American GI's during WW2 because they were to dumb to realise the country was rationed. Every country has food that looks like shit! Be a bit more proud of where you come from!

    • buggy166
      buggy166 Месяц назад

      Its not just Brits. Other Euros do it as well. Germans, Serbians, Italians, etc. I think its the "home country" effect.
      Funnily enough, my Japanse coworker living in Canada thinks Japan's a horrible place and completely cut off any connection with the place. Another Korean friend very openly dislikes South Korea in many ways.
      Everyone bitches about their home country.

  • dilladown
    dilladown 2 месяца назад

    your humor makes you really attractive :D

  • victorialouisegray
    victorialouisegray 2 месяца назад

    Camden market...nice

  • liopleurodon 155
    liopleurodon 155 2 месяца назад

    Avoid being british is a general rule.

  • JapaneseHeavymetal
    JapaneseHeavymetal 2 месяца назад

    Not understanding obvious Sarcasm and/or irony is a sign of low levels of empathy and may also be a sign of low intelligence. And Empathy is a thing all japanese people i've come to know seem to be lacking.

  • endofyraa aaryfodne
    endofyraa aaryfodne 2 месяца назад

    I cackled with the mental image of some polite Japanese listener being confused as heck when you said "I'd rather slam my fingers against the door", but was too polite to call you insane.

  • Joshua Forkell
    Joshua Forkell 2 месяца назад

    S U C C Y

  • Milkman69ner
    Milkman69ner 2 месяца назад

    The UK is awful

  • Milkman69ner
    Milkman69ner 2 месяца назад

    We need a white day

  • Steve Govea
    Steve Govea 2 месяца назад

    ...I would have replied...but have you heard of Captain Sparrow?

  • msrdo20
    msrdo20 2 месяца назад

    4:54 really nice finger nails

  • Helifano
    Helifano 2 месяца назад

    I miss your videos so much, Chris.

  • Enrico Mazzone
    Enrico Mazzone 2 месяца назад

    I can see a flair of Father Ted on few xpressions. (It is a compliment )

  • Usske Mezoro
    Usske Mezoro 2 месяца назад

    man i Don,t have no phone . I have a PC . So Do you know some best Japanese dictionary For PC ????

  • Thorski
    Thorski 2 месяца назад

    I've been binge watching this for 5 hours... well spent.

  • Rauli Kumpulainen
    Rauli Kumpulainen 2 месяца назад

    I would like some Sukky for Valentines day.

  • Selster68
    Selster68 2 месяца назад

    It’s normal to be loud and annoying here in the US, too. I should move to Japan...

  • Nadia Sweety
    Nadia Sweety 2 месяца назад

    Particularly loved this one. Congratulations on the 100th video. Looking forward to the next 100.

  • earthwolf82
    earthwolf82 2 месяца назад

    I wish I had some Sukky

  • iPhone Email
    iPhone Email 2 месяца назад

    Not just in japan but in general, but British humour doesn’t work at all. It takes people about about 3 or 4 months to realise I’m being sarcastic. All non Brits take everything literally and think I’m weird.

  • Aaron Blankenship
    Aaron Blankenship 2 месяца назад


  • Mr.Slothbro
    Mr.Slothbro 2 месяца назад

    I hate the new topgear

  • Chris Nixon
    Chris Nixon 2 месяца назад

    why would people down vote this gold?! MUPPETS!!!!!!! - Australia

  • Nothus Deus Vagus
    Nothus Deus Vagus 2 месяца назад

    Omedetogozaimasu!.... Geez I hope I spelt that correctly and didn't tell you to go a bother goat.

  • Timothy Sargeant
    Timothy Sargeant 2 месяца назад

    I like your videos , you are very funny even though your heterosexual , , we were in Japan in 2011 saw the leaves now were coming back in March and going to see Cherry Blossoms , however we will be trying some of your recommendations as well , by see ya , you are loved

  • Phil Buckley-Mellor
    Phil Buckley-Mellor 2 месяца назад

    Stuart Lee Mode ENGAGED!!!

  • APPLEmaster124
    APPLEmaster124 2 месяца назад

    That top gear comment was perfect!

  • RAPHAEL Lasne
    RAPHAEL Lasne 2 месяца назад

    Subarashii video !

  • Sacred Flames
    Sacred Flames 3 месяца назад

    I always thought Londoners were some of the most polite people

  • suhairi Kpop
    suhairi Kpop 3 месяца назад

    my namae suhairi-san

  • Christopher Labonville
    Christopher Labonville 3 месяца назад

    Fell on the floor laughing over the Sukky.

  • MegaTaurus777
    MegaTaurus777 3 месяца назад

    I am also fucking lazy!

  • Frank Diekman
    Frank Diekman 3 месяца назад

    I think I'll try saying "Well, it's England, innit?" when something doesn't work. I live in America.

  • Jared Arbuckle
    Jared Arbuckle 3 месяца назад

    I know this will just get buried, but in the off chance you see it, I really want you to know that I really love your insight on Japanese culture. My father's side of the family is all from there, but the only person I know that has any insight into the culture is my grandmother, who refuses to take the there because, "I won't come back". Thank you for giving me a well informed insight into the culture that I have missed out on. Hopefully one day I will make it over there, and be able to use all the weird idiosyncrasies that my grandmother has made me grow accustomed to. Love your channel, keep the videos coming.
    Side note: If you have any tips on getting accepted into the JET program, I'd love to hear them. My japanese is terrible at best, but if I was a better grandson and called my grandmother more often, I reckon I could remedy this fairly quickly.

  • Phil Numrich
    Phil Numrich 3 месяца назад

    Rock on brother Chris
    Pickle head
    In seattle

  • RoniiNN A.
    RoniiNN A. 3 месяца назад

    I want some Sukky™

  • Eagle Nebula
    Eagle Nebula 3 месяца назад

    lmao that Pirate part got me laughing so hard 😅also the "Well, it's England innit mate" part is funny cuz the country where I live is ages behind england but when shit happens ppl have the exact reflexion so it's kinda ironic to hear it too somewhere that's light years more advanced :p
    the gambling with the vending machine and the disappointment tasting food xD dude you're so good I love your vids keep it up ^^

  • DJEDI296
    DJEDI296 3 месяца назад

    omg I saw those black man (men?) bikinis undies in Osaka.

  • Juan Hernandez
    Juan Hernandez 3 месяца назад

    Hell ya dude I just started following you but your pretty cool. I’m stoked I found your page and I hope to see and learn lots more.

  • alex ubuntu
    alex ubuntu 3 месяца назад

    Oh and we also have that "Well, it's Greece after all" reasoning. We never expect good things done from Greek people.

  • Wessel
    Wessel 3 месяца назад

    Very educational, remember being taught very similar stuff in school based on theories of Geert Hofstede. Love the humor!

  • Miss Katy Rose
    Miss Katy Rose 3 месяца назад

    Do you see yourself moving out of Japan in the future?

  • iKillOrDieTryN
    iKillOrDieTryN 3 месяца назад

    MS would replace red ring consoles for free back then. so watching people destroy their consoles was sad lol

  • Pancakesandsyrup123
    Pancakesandsyrup123 3 месяца назад

    You're so awesome, and your humor is hilarious 😂

  • عبدالله مسعود
    عبدالله مسعود 3 месяца назад

    I can't wait to change myself in Japan I just need to graduate from highshool **sigh** in 4 years

  • Mr Heru_san
    Mr Heru_san 3 месяца назад

    now thats interesting...!!! hmmm pocari sweat not only in japan but you can find it in south east asia countries... ex: indonesia, singapore, malaysia...

  • tete bug
    tete bug 3 месяца назад

    Haha the pirate

  • tragaci/trigger
    tragaci/trigger 3 месяца назад

    You are great

  • Stella Bourne
    Stella Bourne 3 месяца назад

    your videos are so interesting and inspiring 💚