Video: Japan’s Biggest Gaming Obsession Explained | Pachinko

After binge-watching the entire second season of Kaiji in the past two days, my mind has understandably been drawn to pachinko, the popular Japanese game and subject of Kaiji‘s season two 2nd arc. In a stroke of luck, this video popped up on my YouTube feed. While not necessarily anime related, it gives a nice look into how pachinko became so popular in Japan, and what draws the Japanese audience to it so much.

Check it out after the break!