Otaku Gaming Shop in France, by Jeremy Meets Japan! (VIDEO)
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Jeremy Touitou: AkihabaraNews' French Connection
We're once again catching up with Jeremy Meets Japan, a charming French perspective on life in Tokyo and Japanese culture in general. Although Jeremy has now returned to his hometown of Strasbourg, he's still finding and reporting on Japanese stuff. In this edition:
"Jeremy Meets Japan, in other countries too ? I'll visit places, events or shops who are related to japanese culture. Today, I'll introduce a game and toys shop in the center of Strasbourg, east of France. We'll talk about retrogaming and Japan with the owner so check it out !"
More About the Contributor:
We first encountered Jeremy's Tokyo-based YouTubing in early 2014, and as he progressed, we became more and more interested in and appreciative of his quirky, funny, dare we say ‘French’ perspective (yeah, we dare). Jeremy has now returned to France where he continues reporting on Japanese culture. In his own words:
"Jeremy is a multi-task French guy actually [formerly] based in Tokyo. While showing different cultures on his videos, he has as much fun finding the perfect epic music for them. He is also an electronic music producer, and doesn't say no to some good video games."