For those who are thinking,
「I wanna know of a place in the Umeda area where I can play in my spare time!」
「I wanna play games or do a purikura photo booth near Umeda!」
this article is for you!

Hello! WABI SABI here, to give foreign visitors the information you need in order to further enjoy Japan!

What we, the information brokers of Japan, would like to introduce to you in this article is the namco Umeda Shop, located in the Osaka Umeda area!

Now let’s get right into it!

This is the Best Part of the namco Umeda Shop!!

If you are with a group of friends and don’t know where to go to play or you just have some spare time to kill then we have just the place for you.

That would be the namco Umeda Shop!

They have a wide variety of games that can be enjoyed by both children and adults!

namco Umeda Shop Purikura

When talking about the namco Umeda Shop, many would imagine a tremendous amount of people taking purikura or playing “Taiko no Tatsujin”.

The purikura has a deep rooted popularity to it that has overcame ages with its photo editing technology that allows you to take a picture that looks better than a normal selfie.

High school girls aren’t the only people that take purikuras. It is very popular among couples as well.

If You Read This, You Will Want To Do It!? Fun Facts About “Purikura”!!

As a game center, it is very high in quality as they have popular games such as installed such as Taiko no Tatsujin and with prize awards as well. They frequently install new things as well.

The variety of newly introduced prizes have a schedule of when you can get them that you can check on their official website for. This would surely help if you pan on trying to complete the set of prizes!

Facility Info

The namco Umeda Shop is open from from 10 am to 1 in the morning during the weekdays.

On weekends and holidays, it opens and closes one hour earlier, so you can game on from 9 in the morning.

They do not take breaks so you can go any time of the year!

Not many shops are open during the new years and if you have a bit of free time during Obon then why not spend it here?

One great thing about this place is that it stays open for a long time during a day so it is easy to fit into any schedule!

In accordance to the law, children under the age of 16 and 18 can’t enter the building from 7 pm and 10 pm respectively.

As they respectably uphold the law, his is a game center that you can trust!

Access Info

It is located on the 3rd floor of an OS building. To get to the building, you just have walk for about 5 minutes from no. 6 exit of the Hankyu Umeda Station or the Umeda Station on Subway Midosuji Line.

As it is very close to the station, you don’t have to worry about getting lost or losing track of time!

It should actually be easy to find because it is inside an OS building, even for first timers.

Basic Info

  • Business Hours
    • Weekdays:10:00~1:00 am
    • Weekends/Holidays: 9:00 am~1:00 am
  • Vacation Days:none
  • Access Method:About 5 minutes on foot from the no.6 Hankyu Umeda Station and Umeda Station on the Subway Midosuji Line
※Children under the ages 16 and 18 will not be able to enter the building from 7 pm and 10 pm respectively.

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