Unboxing and Food Porn: The Crazy World of Watching People Open Boxes and Eat Cake

Apparently, some of us haven’t got better things to do

Unboxing is lucrative

Big companies who use unboxing videos as part of their marketing campaign can make big bucks. People often want to covet what they see most often, and clips of products as they are unboxed work just like normal advertising, only with an added element.

Strangely satisfying

Some people who are addicted to watching unboxing videos describe them as “strangely satisfying.” There’s a good chance one reason they enjoy seeing products being unwrapped is the element of surprise, somewhat similar to when they were kids at Christmas. Remember the excitement of unwrapping gifts when you didn’t know what was beneath the wrapping?

Unboxing for grownups

Some unboxing videos are made for grownups, but the ones I speak of aren’t X-rated, they show shiny new tech and the latest gadgets being unwrapped.

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