Game centers

Sega pulls out of business as game centers take pandemic economic hit

In August, the “Sega Akihabara Building 2” closed its doors for good. At the Manseibashi intersection, the game center located in Tokyo Electric City (Chiyoda Ward) was a symbol of Akihabara subculture. The closure of the mecca of gamers and otaku fans is a tangible sign of the ongoing economic difficulties plaguing gaming centers across […]