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Gambling has a long tradition in Japan and was already part of the amusement industry in feudal Edo-times. Nowadays, pachinko and game halls are ruling the Japanese gambling world, but there are still more traditional styles of gambling around that

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Japanese Gambling – Pachinko

Pachinko (パチンコ) is probably the most-played game in Japan. It resembles a slot machine mixed with an arcade game. Even though gambling is prohibited in Japan and you can only win materialistic prizes or tokens at the Pachinko parlor, you

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