gamlbing in Japan

Learn how to enjoy gambling in Japan, including pachinko, horse racing, and bicycle racing.

We will introduce how to enjoy gambling in Japan such as pachinko, horse racing, and horse racing.

There are no casino facilities like overseas in Japan yet.
However, there are facilities such as horse racing, pachinko, auto racing, lottery and scratching, so it is possible to enjoy gambling.
Here are some types of gambling you can enjoy in Japan and how to enjoy them.

How to enjoy the lottery

Lottery is a gambling that anyone can enjoy easily.
There are sales areas all over the country, and there are many stores in convenient places such as in front of the station and shopping centers, so you can challenge anytime, anywhere.

Lottery that you can feel free to enjoy

How to enjoy the lottery is very easy.
First, go to the sales floor and buy the lottery you want.
All that’s to do is wait for the winner’s announcement.
If you are elected, you can receive cash if you take the lottery ticket to the sales floor.
Please be careful not to forget that you will receive the winnings within one year of the start date of payment.
In addition, if it is more than 10,000 yen, you must go to the lottery counter with a 50,000 yen mark or to the bank window.
If it becomes a high price of 500,000 yen or more, identification card and seal are also required at the time of receiving.
If you buy on the Internet, you will be able to transfer the winnings to the designated bank account, so you don’t have to go all the way to the bank or sales floor.

The type of lottery is abundant

There are various types of lottery tickets, such as Jumbo lottery, toto, numbers, etc., and the release time, rules, winnings, etc. are different.
Before you buy, you may want to check the information on the official lottery website or ask the clerk at the sales floor.
Jumbo lottery and toto, BIG, if you want to enjoy to choose your favorite number if you want to aim for a high winning of hundreds of millions of yen or more, such as numbers and mini Lotto is recommended.

How to buy Jumbo lottery tickets

There are two ways to buy Jumbo lottery tickets, which are attractive for winning big prizes: consecutive numbers and roses.
Sequence number, up to the fifth digit has become the same number, you can purchase from 10 sheets per set.
Because it is a continuous number, it is a recommended purchase method for those who want to aim for the front and rear prizes.
Roses are not a sequence of numbers.
Therefore, it is not possible to aim at the front and rear prizes, but it is attractive that there is a probability of winning one by one.


How to enjoy horse racing

If you like horses, horse racing is for you.
Horse racing is a form of gambling in which jockeys ride horses to compete for position and bet on the outcome.
In Japan, there are two types of horse racing tracks: central and local.

Buying Horse Tickets and Watching the Races

The basic way to enjoy horse racing is to buy a horse ticket and watch the race.
Horse tickets can be purchased at the box office, through vending machines, or on the Internet.
The minimum amount of money required to buy a horse ticket is 100 yen, and the appeal of horse racing is that it can be enjoyed for a low price.
The more money you bet on a horse ticket, the more money you will receive, so it is a good idea to buy according to your budget.
By the way, you must be at least 20 years old to be able to purchase horse tickets.
In Japan, minors are not allowed to purchase horse tickets, so please be careful.
When the time comes, go to the racetrack and enjoy the race from your seat or on the grass.
Some racetracks have table seating.

What happens if the ticket I bought comes true?

If the ticket you bought turns out to be a winner, you can exchange it for cash at the ticket counter or at the automatic refund machines set up at each racecourse.
The refund period is within 60 days, so be careful not to forget to redeem your ticket.
If your winnings are more than one million yen, you will not be able to use the automatic refund machines, so you will have to go to the ticket counter.

Racecourses offer more than just horse races

Racing is not the only way to enjoy horse racing.
You can also enjoy watching the horses in the paddock and having a meal.
The Tokyo Racecourse, located in Fuchu City, Tokyo, has many restaurants such as steak, pork cutlet, and beer restaurants, making it a great spot for those who want to taste delicious food and beer.
There is also the JRA Horse Racing Museum, where you can learn about the history of horse racing.
Some of the racetracks offer events such as horse riding and horse interaction, so you can have fun with your children as well.

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How to enjoy pachinko and slots

If you want to enjoy casual gambling in the city, you should try pachinko and slots.
Pachinko and slot machines can be found all over the country, so it is easy to stop by whenever you feel like it.

There are many pachinko machines.

When you go to a pachinko parlor, you will see many pachinko machines lined up in a row.
There are many pachinko and slot machines, including anime, idols, and games, so you can choose the one you like best.
The basic rule of the game is to turn the handle to play the ball and put it in the winning hole.
The basic rule is that you turn the handle to play the ball and put it into the winning hole. You can buy balls for pachinko by putting money into the ball lending machine located next to the machine.

What happens when you win a jackpot?

When you hit the jackpot, the number of balls increases rapidly.
When the box is full, just ask the clerk or press the call light and he will bring you a new box immediately.
When you are absorbed in pachinko, it is easy to lose track of time.
If you feel the need to go to the restroom or take a meal or cigarette break, just ask the clerk.
The clerk will give you a certificate to show that you are using the machine, and you can leave your seat without worry.

The appeal of pachinko is that it can be exchanged for prizes.

When you hit a jackpot and have a lot of balls, you can go to the prize corner and exchange them for prizes.
The prizes available at the prize corner vary from store to store, from chocolates and snacks to toys and bags.

You must be 18 years or older to enter a pachinko parlor.

There is an age limit to enter a pachinko parlor.
Please note that there is a Japanese rule that you cannot enter a pachinko parlor unless you are 18 years old.
Pachinko parlors also have set hours of operation by law, with most parlors opening at 10 a.m. and closing at 11 p.m.
If you want to play pachinko or slots, make sure to visit during business hours.


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How to enjoy bicycle racing

Bicycle racing is a recommended form of gambling for those who love bicycles.
There are several bicycle racing tracks in Japan, and various races are held there.

Buy a ticket and watch the race!

In bicycle racing, as in horse racing, you buy a car ticket first.
You can buy a ticket for as little as 100 yen, so you can enjoy the race on a small budget.
If you want to make a big profit, you should buy a lot of tickets.
After you have bought your tickets, go to the race track and enjoy watching the speedy races.

Minors are not allowed to buy tickets, but are allowed to enter.

You must be at least 20 years old to buy a ticket at a bicycle race track, so minors are not allowed to buy tickets.
However, there is no problem for minors to enter a bicycle race track.
If you are under 15 years old, there is no admission fee, so you can bring your small children with you.

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