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Fallen pachinko king looks to retake his throne

Kazuo Okada’s dreams all seem to be coming true. There’s a casino with his name on top in the Philippines, a popular tropical retreat for Japanese holiday-makers, and over the past five years Asia’s fastest growing major casino market. In July, after decades of dithering, Japan legalized casino gambling: Okada’s life’s work creating gambling devices […]