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An arcade at a shopping center in Kobe, Japan is covered with anime posters ready to make fun of you. So mean. And yet, so wonderful.

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Japanese writer and columnist Tomoki Yoshimura snapped photos of the posters and uploaded them to his Twitter account.

The arcade is called Metro Playland Zoo, and the posters feature anime-type characters saying things like...

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[Photo: tomokiy]

"Oh yeah? At 45 years old, you're a permanent part-timer..."

"........"

Illustration for article titled Anime Posters Will Taunt You at This Japanese Arcade

[Photo: tomokiy]

"Even if you vanished, your company would keep going, and the world would keep turning."

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[Photo: MetroKobe]

"You can talk crap about your company until you're downsized!"

Illustration for article titled Anime Posters Will Taunt You at This Japanese Arcade
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"Hey buddy, you lost all your money? Well, I'll tell you the magic words. Get. A. Job. <3"

[Photo: tomokiy]

Illustration for article titled Anime Posters Will Taunt You at This Japanese Arcade
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[Photo: tomokiy]

"I know. The only person following you on Twitter is your mother."

Yoshimura's Twitter account is filled with more photos of these interesting arcade posters as well as other intriguing pics. Have a look in the line below!

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吉村智樹 [Twitter]

メトロこうべ渾身アート探訪その3! [Metro Kobe@Facebook via IT Media]

Top photo: MetroKobe

To contact the author of this post, write to bashcraftATkotaku.com or find him on Twitter @Brian_Ashcraft.

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