Planet J brings a classic RPG style video game about magic, knights and dragons to the real world. There’s no other place on Earth I’ve seen that created this experience.
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I didn’t set off in an adventure to find the scariest arcade in Japan, but that’s how things ended up. It was one of the coolest destinations I found on Atlas Obscura and I just happen to like arcades. I also like not being murdered.
As you know, Okinawa is known for the three S’s: Shoppin’, swimmin’, and som’ arcades. The best arcade around is ROUND1 Stadium (not to be confused with just “ROUND1”).
The Okinawa American Village is a collection of malls, shops, restaurants, bars, video games, the beach and everything you think America is about (yup, there’s Budweiser).
As a millennial adult, I don’t play many video games anymore. After playing Super Mario Odyssey for a few hours, I realized that Mario might be the villain in the game.
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to fire a kamehameha like Goku? VR Zone Shinjuku wondered and then they created the Dragon Ball VR experience! Fire kamehameha’s until you take out all your opponents (or die trying).
Game Bar Continue: An Osaka Video Game Bar I found an Osaka Video Game Bar! A very cool retro gaming spot. Nostalgia, alcohol and video games all in one location in Osaka, Japan. Game Bar Continue brings it all to you. http://gamebar.jp/
ARCADE BAR IN JAPAN Just around the corner from my capsule hotel in Osaka, there happened to be an arcade bar! The owner is very cool and personable. He’s an American from Maryland and decided to go to Japan to open an arcade bar. Crazy, […]