Tough Luck

Tough Luck

Caravan Magazine |
August 1, 2018

A boardgame plays up the worst nightmares of Japanese youth

The Hellish Game of Life, a Japanese variation of the American board game Life, starts with a spin of the wheel. The spin assigns players a number from one to ten, which represents how many spaces they will move on the board. After the first spin, the players land on a square, draw a card and find out whether they will be a teacher or white-collar worker and be financially stable throughout the game, or be the manager of a coffee shop, dietician or flight attendant—jobs with decent remuneration but less stability.

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