Buttons should do buttons’ jobs.
Buttons have gotten too big for their boots. All theses iPhones with their multi-touchy-feely screens.
What happened to the good old-fashioned button that knew its place? Screens used to do screens’ jobs – good honest work. A button’s place was on the control panel, looking after the fingers – and they could take a good smack once in a while without starting a hashtag.
Look at this tasty bit of plastic, begging for a quick open hand!
👋 PASH! Start the game, button!
Photographer and writer covering Tokyo arcade life – the videogames, the metropolis and the people