Friday, April 19, 2013

(290) On the road to Fukushima (5): Rock, paper scissors



I had to come to Japan to find out that this game is an Asian invention (probably Chinese), that its Japanese name is “jan-ken” (じゃんけん) and that the Japanese take it very seriously. In Iwaki (いわき), Fukushima, 30 miles from “that” place. 

(For a bigger version of this picture both in color and black and white, check my "Japan Arekore" set on Flickr)

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