Junichi Kato, aka "Unko-chan", a popular streamer who is active on Nico Nico Douga, YouTube, Twitch, etc., announced his marriage at a live stream on YouTube on Tuesday, September 21, 2021.
The partner isn't an entertainer
The partner is an ordinary woman, 28 years old, who worked at a Japanese sweets shop in Kawagoe, Saitama Prefecture.
Since the partner isn't an entertainer, no further information has been released at the time of writing.
They met about four and a half years ago, and after a period of being friends, they started dating.
Live Streaming of the Wedding…？ Overseas migration
They were planning to have the wedding in Hawaii, but COVID-19 made it difficult, so they are thinking of next year or later.
The wedding will be streamed live, and he' s considering lifting the ban on Super Chat, so he' s urging his audience to save their money while they can.
He is also considering moving abroad after marriage, and the reason for his marriage is due to high taxes, and the deciding factor was that having a spouse makes it easier for him to move abroad.
At the beginning, he stated that the reason for his marriage is that he loves her.
Over 120,000 people simultaneously watched the live stream of the announcement, and many viewers sent in congratulatory comments.
The announcement video is archived on YouTube, so if you haven't watched it yet, check it out now.
The registry is scheduled to be completed on October 10, and we wish Junichi Kato, aka "Unko-chan," all the best in his future careers.
— 加藤純一 (@unkochan1234567) September 21, 2021