Footage Of Alleged Taiko No Tatsujin Drum Robbery At Japanese Arcade

Footage Of Alleged Taiko No Tatsujin Drum Robbery At Japanese Arcade
Photo: <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:IMKSv">Minseong Kim</a>, <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Taiko_no_tatsujin_arcade_machine.jpg">Creative Commons</a>

Taiko no Tatsujin is one of Japan’s most iconic arcade games. Recently in Nagoya, two kids appear to have stuffed one of the drums into a plastic bag and walked out of the arcade.

Below is security camera footage of the alleged incident.

https://twitter.com/a/status/1123595421257850886

But why would anyone steal a Taiko no Tatsujin drum? As one Twitter user pointed out, the drum covers go for several hundred dollars

https://twitter.com/a/status/1123775215064973312

Apparently, drum covers have gone missing before at the same arcade!

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