4 Ways Living in Japan Changed Me

  • Опубликовано:  6 месяцев назад
  • For the 100th video, I look back on ways Japanese culture may have changed my personality.
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  • Длительность: 13:44
  • japan  japanese  living  british  tokyo  live  life  humor  

Комментарии: 2 460

  • sam ethan
    sam ethan День назад

    YOU ARE GREAT MAN !!

  • Johan F
    Johan F 2 дня назад

    I just love your videos and your humour!! :D

  • David Heary
    David Heary 2 дня назад

    After i found you, i watched 40 of your videos in one sitting. Keep it up, friend.

  • Lamb Chop
    Lamb Chop 2 дня назад

    There could be no doubt there's no faster way to a guy's affections than by giving him some sukky.

  • ellen_ ok_
    ellen_ ok_ 2 дня назад

    Idk about others, but I 'm crazy about your accent 😍

  • Peregrination
    Peregrination 2 дня назад

    Some of these things you compare to the UK, I keep thinking, "You mean the US?" because it's such a prevalent a stereotype in the US that the British are polite and we're rude.

  • Jaska V
    Jaska V 3 дня назад

    Ayy nice topgear reference there how are you liking the japanise car culture

  • ArohkYT
    ArohkYT 4 дня назад

    Japan realy is amazing, i only was there for two weeks holiday but had a great time. maybe i go back to see even more in one or two years.
    I can not imagine to live there for 4 years, like how to finance that, also learning japanese realy gives me a hard time , i just can't remember the words xX

  • Well Hush
    Well Hush 4 дня назад

    Chris you are just an awesome guy :)

  • Cam Sivyer
    Cam Sivyer 4 дня назад

    I really like your videos. Congrats on 100. On the very 1st vid I subbed. I think you're a really cool guy.

  • THE BEST IN THE WORLD
    THE BEST IN THE WORLD 7 дней назад

    "it´s normal to be loud and annoying inthe UK"
    Boy for me the UK was the most quiet place ever
    You should go to south america to have a true culture shock

  • Ngọc Hiếu Vương
    Ngọc Hiếu Vương 7 дней назад

    Sukky sukky 10 bucky

  • asd asdas
    asd asdas 7 дней назад

    Lol I see singapore place under "Low uncertainty avoidance traits"
    Thinking about it.. yea. Except most people in my country doesn't seem to accept the uncertainties as well as the westerners.
    Imagine a customer picking a fight with a store owner over a strand of hair in the food(which we don't even know who's hair is that really).

  • Lachelle Washington
    Lachelle Washington 7 дней назад

    Coming to Japan in 2 weeks it would be cool to meet you in person

  • seiranshi
    seiranshi 7 дней назад

    Im going in osaka this october i hope i could buy that cute cat!!

  • Brad Reeves
    Brad Reeves 7 дней назад

    I've been binge watching your channel for about a week now. I love your videos. Your humor is spot on and the info you give about Japan is excellent. Keep up the great vids!

  • Anne
    Anne 8 дней назад

    i love the faulty vending machines, when mashing the buttons i usually get 1 extra for free xD

  • Sir Milner
    Sir Milner 8 дней назад

    You look a lot healthier since your first videos, your skin looks a lot clearer....must be your diet of fried chicken, soft drinks and kit kats hahaha

  • Milan Sekulic
    Milan Sekulic 10 дней назад

    Why does that cat behind him look like Hitler?

  • Jason R
    Jason R 11 дней назад

    8:52 I'm kind of surprised that One Piece hasn't softened the view of pirates for the Japanese People :/

  • Alicia Chan
    Alicia Chan 11 дней назад

    Constantly flouting the law of continuity errors. Brilliant!

  • Sung Ahn
    Sung Ahn 12 дней назад

    annoying ass fat dude

    • asd asdas
      asd asdas 7 дней назад

      really? where?

  • Kristina Cuzon
    Kristina Cuzon 14 дней назад

    The pirate story is so effin funny!! 😂😂😂

  • Sgt.Grinner
    Sgt.Grinner 14 дней назад

    "...shown to physical, inanimate (FUCKING) objects as well."

  • Ms. Nohotyoga
    Ms. Nohotyoga 16 дней назад

    "I wanted to become a pirate." Quizzical death stares abound.

  • Mike The Gamer
    Mike The Gamer 18 дней назад

    what the hell is the outro music? I MUST KNOW!!!!

  • Sidney Pendergrass
    Sidney Pendergrass 20 дней назад

    Have you tried to look up your Japanese family crest?

  • Megichu
    Megichu 21 день назад

    I'm grateful for you too... even though I just realized I don't remember what your name is. :L Thank you, regardless, for giving me much-needed motivation to keep studying my Japanese. You're the bomb.

  • The Bashers
    The Bashers 21 день назад

    How much was the Sukky? Was the Sukky Sukky five dorra?

  • Farhan Sid
    Farhan Sid 21 день назад

    i would like some sukky sounds fun :p

  • Samaris Nychelle Stephens
    Samaris Nychelle Stephens 22 дня назад

    I stayed away from Pocari Sweat. Sounded 🤔

  • Pinkman BreakingBad
    Pinkman BreakingBad 22 дня назад

    4:59 i knew you was the Mr.Bean

  • Ross Rudolf
    Ross Rudolf 23 дня назад

    Haha the top gear part!

  • Gustav Muller
    Gustav Muller 23 дня назад

    Love this channel!!!

  • Japanese Sushi
    Japanese Sushi 24 дня назад

    Wondering what videos beginners want to learn? I can help you out i guess!

  • I Am The Editor
    I Am The Editor 24 дня назад

    Everything is a thing in Japan.

  • Hexa Promos
    Hexa Promos 24 дня назад +1

    Well, I am a Singaporean and I'd like to voice some of my thoughts on Singapore...

    First off, Family life can be pretty stressful here too. Both or either parent is usually out of the house at work from around 7/8am - 7/8pm (But this is just a rough estimate). I must say that I am indeed thankful for my family having able to have time together despite my Father's work. As for my other friends, they sometimes do not usually see their parents around all that much. To top that off, school is pretty stressful too. Many parents stress the fact that studying is key to a successful future and put a lot of emphasis on that.

    Secondly, I've lived in the USA while my Father had the chance to study overseas, thus the whole family being able to follow suit. And from my experience, people in the USA tend to be more relaxed than an average Singaporean. I personally feel that Americans are much more easily approachable than the locals here in Singapore. Another good thing that occurred to me while I was there was that, I barely experienced any racism or prejudice from the people around. And that, I am really thankful for. Despite being a full-fledge Chinese born in Singapore with complete exposure to the Chinese Language, I am barely able to speak any of it. From young I spoke only English and very little Chinese and now I am only able to communicate in English with the ability to comprehend a tad bit of Chinese.

    Although most locals are fine with communicating via English, there are some who are just unable to speak it. There were many instances where I attempted to order food and was met with a condescending or annoyed attitude for I was only able to speak English. And on some occasions I am called names which I consider rude and insulting. Although I've mentioned before that most locals are fine with English being used in a conversation, apparently my accent seems to be in the way. It seems that some people believe that it is weird for a Chinese to be speaking in an American accent and because of that, they would want to avoid me.

    Well, it is what it is. Although I am a Singaporean, I personally do not enjoy where I live but I must say that I am thankful that Singapore is sheltered from natural disasters, less prone to terrorism, low-crime rates and a government isn't corrupted. If I had a choice, I would pick to stay either in Japan or America. I feel more at home over at those places rather than my home country.

    Well that was quite a comment and I apologize that there is no TL;DR
    Thank you for taking your time to read this!
    If you have any thoughts or anything, I'd love to hear them out :)

  • OCD Stig
    OCD Stig 24 дня назад

    You owned a Vectra?...You poor soul...

  • RepublicanGuard
    RepublicanGuard 25 дней назад

    Bru - I just found your channel and you are a buster!!!
    Your new #1 South African fan!!

  • Thy Poet Hath Spoken
    Thy Poet Hath Spoken 25 дней назад +1

    I think that a move to Japan would up most peoples mental endurance.
    Where someone from the west would normally say: "You don't see that every day..."

    Instead, it would be replaced by: "That is completely normal. Nothing weird about it. Just an ad, or a name of a store... yep. Completely normal."
    ***Mental Endurance has increased by 1. Current ME skill is 100. Perk: Can never be driven "completely" insane.***

  • watfordman
    watfordman 26 дней назад +2

    10:05 CYBERDOG!

  • watfordman
    watfordman 26 дней назад +5

    Sukky Sukky ten dollar?

  • stefan hanousek
    stefan hanousek 26 дней назад

    Thumbs up cause CAT

  • Elinars
    Elinars 26 дней назад +1

    Praise Kek

  • federicoz100
    federicoz100 26 дней назад

    The sukky joke was so good

  • Idris Hussain
    Idris Hussain 27 дней назад

    Thanks for sharing but then again you are one slow learner in a culture which is better than UK's.

  • KawaiiPettanko
    KawaiiPettanko 27 дней назад

    7:58 "is it a British custom?"...xDDDD

  • Sophie M
    Sophie M 27 дней назад

    I'm procrastinating on my Organisational Behaviour assessment by watching this video and you throw some Hofstede at me. Jfc, mate. :))

  • Numair Mansur
    Numair Mansur 29 дней назад

    man i just love your humor :D

  • RyuN
    RyuN 29 дней назад

    there's no faster way to a guy's heart than giving him a "sucky"

    and i'm out

  • Benches Laroue
    Benches Laroue Месяц назад

    I ate the pavement today in Tsukiji like I fell down the stairs and a lady picked up my stuff and helped me. People here are crazy nice. Thanks Japanese lady!!!!

  • beth98362 R
    beth98362 R Месяц назад

    Try freezing your pocky sticks... fantastic... my favorite is Strawberry!

  • Philip Gregory
    Philip Gregory Месяц назад

    It's supposed to be "suki", as in 好き

  • Mai Maitho
    Mai Maitho Месяц назад

    Oh yeah! Sukky! Sukky! Me love you long time 😂

  • Khesya Kim
    Khesya Kim Месяц назад

    Am subscribing. <3

  • GT-APEX
    GT-APEX Месяц назад

    A while ago one of my mates joined a party on ps4 with my japanese friend and we were on gta. My japanese friend didn't understand him so didnt let him get in his car until he shouted LET ME IN YOU BEADY EYED CUNTBAG . I pratically died of laughter while my japanese friend did not find it amusing and started saying "translation please?" Just goes to show how different japanese humour is lol

  • GT-APEX
    GT-APEX Месяц назад

    The top gear part made me biologically implode

  • icanalpounding
    icanalpounding Месяц назад

    @2:00 In Korea they have this day too, along with 'Black day' in April where single friends get together and eat a certain kind of noodle dish with black-ish sauce - another name that wouldn't go down too well in the west!

  • Jess Long
    Jess Long Месяц назад +1

    That cat compelled me to keep watching

  • Seraph 366
    Seraph 366 Месяц назад

    Fml , i just started my life , wish i could move there right now 😣😣

  • Elsie Bloom
    Elsie Bloom Месяц назад

    I just found your account today and I love it! I'm sorry if there is already a video answer for this question. I'm wondering how you came to live in Japan?

  • natoo121
    natoo121 Месяц назад

    Wouldn't it be said as suki though? Because, although it's spelled as pocky (Which a lot of English speakers I've heard say it as rhyming with rocky) on the box, it is said as pokki.

  • Dina Gr
    Dina Gr Месяц назад

    It is incredible how you consider the people in the UK to be loud and annoying in public when in my country when we want to call someone polite and proper, we call them British.. It seems I live in a country full of savages.. (yes Greece I am referring to you!)

  • Eko Prihastomo
    Eko Prihastomo Месяц назад

    Pocky + suki (Japanese I love you) = Sukky

  • Layla S
    Layla S Месяц назад

    Your videos are almost like vsauce videos. I don't know how to explain it but it's awesome

  • k98killer
    k98killer Месяц назад

    4:39 is that Harry from In Bruge?
    "It's an inanimate fucking object."
    "YOU'RE AN INANIMATE FUCKING OBJECT!"

  • Kristy Collenette
    Kristy Collenette Месяц назад

    Yep my reaction to that 'art instillation' was the same.... only I got on all fours and extended the front end while hubby took a picture. Most hilarious photo from our trip lmao

  • Umamio
    Umamio Месяц назад

    Did it make you nicer? No
    Did it make you a better person? No
    Did it make you happy? YES absolutely!

    Japan is awesome! Glad you found your home :)

  • MeltedPearls
    MeltedPearls Месяц назад

    Just found you, and glad I did. Very cool sense of humor! Nice haircut, too.

  • ShadowArtist201
    ShadowArtist201 Месяц назад

    I miss the original hosts of Top Gear too.

  • SaesinXI
    SaesinXI Месяц назад

    im one of the few people who started following you when you had 3 videos in the channel. Thank you for the amazing content.

  • Sandra Mikic
    Sandra Mikic Месяц назад

    I love that things that people usually hide or make nicer you just bluntly say and joke about ahahhahahahahaits priceless, i love that i dont give a fuck what people think adittude. honesly, you are the only youtuber that makes me laugh out loud. I dont know if it is your sarcazam or darker personality but I like you ^^

  • Miranda Wright
    Miranda Wright Месяц назад

    Chris, in response to your pirate aspirations, my childhood aspiration was that I wanted to be Madonna (the raunchy pop-star) from the age of 6 years.Thank you Chris for the amazingly well presented and entertaining content communicated through your endearing personality, and sexy haircut.

  • Paul Karyakos
    Paul Karyakos Месяц назад

    It's funny you mention the random encounter thing. When I traveled there I would strike up conversations with someone at a coffee shop or bar randomly and at first, they are almost startled by a stranger talking to them.

    Then after a minute of chit chat... They don't shut up until the beer is gone and the store is closing haha. They are such friendly people with a lot to say but just don't say it

  • Fernando Rosales
    Fernando Rosales Месяц назад

    I want to go to Japan now.

  • 居きぇん
    居きぇん Месяц назад

    2:14 :D "And there can be no doubt there's no faster way to a guy's affections than by giving them some sukky" :DDD

  • invsncloud
    invsncloud Месяц назад

    "I wanna watch top gear ... Oh wait no I don't"
    hahaha good one, now it's all about the grand tour!

  • kayoko Johanna MORI
    kayoko Johanna MORI Месяц назад

    Hi, Chris, i enjoy your Video very much. I live in England. I agree with your comment 100% on "4 Ways Living in Japan Changed Me" I also congratulate you winning the competition TOHOKU 365 , we have a weekly Japanese newspaper in London in this paper , a couple weeks ago I saw the article about you winning the competition -OMEDETOU GOZAIMASU-. one thing I have noticed about this Video SUKKIE Chocolate , I guess the Japanese company try to pronounce the name SUKKIE is not SAKII but SUKIDESU NO SUKIII. I think so. Ilook forward to watch your new Video soon. Good Luck in Japan. Rakutenka Kayoko

  • BarelyStupid
    BarelyStupid Месяц назад

    Booty sweat.

  • yash gadhvi
    yash gadhvi Месяц назад

    "There's no faster way to guy's affection than giving them a 'SUKKY' " HAHAHAHAHAHAHAAHAH

  • guz5135.grumpy old man
    guz5135.grumpy old man Месяц назад

    Loving your videos well presented great humour I'd love to go to Japan one day but at the moment I'm too much in love with Thailand it's like being on another planet haha lol

  • Prototype037
    Prototype037 Месяц назад

    You are my inspiration, thank you.

  • Jaclyn Eagle
    Jaclyn Eagle Месяц назад

    ok i'll argue with the food in the gas stations in japan lol

  • maho0131able
    maho0131able Месяц назад

    Hi there, i really enjoy your videos^^
    Slam fingers in the door ~
    My best friend should have got some bruise right now, i annoy him in Saitos way lol.

    Anyway, i am now in Tokio~ if you were interested how about joining us for dinner ?

  • abhishek patel
    abhishek patel Месяц назад

    Yours looks sure have gotten over the years in japan😂.
    And yeah post-haircut is the way to go.

  • Kazuya MishimA
    Kazuya MishimA Месяц назад

    Huge Thanks for your great work!

  • Natalia Marin
    Natalia Marin Месяц назад

    You should have said you wanted to be a pirate like Luffy ;) maybe?

  • Linda C. PlanetGrateful
    Linda C. PlanetGrateful Месяц назад

    This is brilliant!! I'm about to embark on a solo trip around Japan, and you've inspired me. Thanks, Chris!

  • Gaisho
    Gaisho Месяц назад

    This isn't meant to be hate it's a genuine question as I've never witnessed it before.. do you have some kind of condition? Or are your perpetually sick? Why do you always sound like your nose is blocked

  • Gaisho
    Gaisho Месяц назад

    Honestly I have no aspirations, no desires. Even thought of moving to Japan (a country I love) doesn't really make me go "Oh wow I want to". But it's the only thing I've genuinely considered, I can't decide if that's enough of a reason to work towards that.

  • epulash
    epulash Месяц назад

    Heh, yer funny. Subbed.

  • MeesNukk
    MeesNukk Месяц назад

    Wait, I thought 申し訳ございません works as a viable excuse when you're being denied service because of your gaijin-ness.

  • Christian Bucic
    Christian Bucic Месяц назад

    You make me laughing with Sukky's chocolat description ! Tx Chris for your humour to show us some enjoying stuff of the part of Japan

  • MrWalker1000
    MrWalker1000 Месяц назад

    i hope you're being honest about not regretting your decision to live in japan Im very happy life is going your way man. I'm starting to think about living in japan.

  • Chris Jones
    Chris Jones Месяц назад

    Dont have any children in japan left behind fathers

  • Ethan Ela
    Ethan Ela Месяц назад

    Good videos

  • Barney Rubble
    Barney Rubble Месяц назад +1

    I lived in Tokyo in the 1990's. Lived there for 6 years. What a great experience. It changed me. Japanese perspective on certain things is very different from the way things are done in Canada. I learned there was no correct answer as usually, after listening both sides of the argument, you can see the upsides and downsides of each argument and of each method. When you realize this, your mind is greatly opened up. I became a more open minded person.

  • NATURAL CANCER HEALING
    NATURAL CANCER HEALING Месяц назад

    well done on the 100th video :) i think it has changed you as you see the rudeness of our uk when you come home your much more aware of respectful behaviour. i left uk for 11 yrs came back and was shocked at how rude and ignorant people are mean too. japan sounds great.

    whats their organic like there do they have lots of organic produce?

  • Hass
    Hass Месяц назад

    Fuck London, I want Japan.

  • CalamityCoyote
    CalamityCoyote Месяц назад

    need to change that red slide on the bottom to just go "Meh"