Your prize: a colourful face will vomit a trading card.

This is Pop’n Music, one of the classics of rhythm action. You can choose to spend your credits on an extra go or on a collectible card decorated with Pop’n characters.

I have no use for the cards, and don’t make the effort to keep track of them, but I find the option to pull the tongue of the dispensing face just irresistible.

Photographer and writer covering Tokyo arcade life – the videogames, the metropolis and the people