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Today in Kagawa, Japan, the local government passed a rule about underage gaming: For those under 18 years old, gaming is limited to sixty minutes a day. Minors can play for 90 minutes on holidays. The government cannot legally enforce this ruling but is asking parents to. 


Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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Indoril Nerevar

I know Japan doesn’t always play by the same social rules as the West, but still...

...goooood forking luck with that. Kids (and specially teens) will be kids wherever they live.