In just a few short months there will be two Olympics in Tokyo, but only one has the potential to establish Japan as a leader in the next generation of sports.
For William Collis's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
Japan's shrinking population may present a hidden advantage to navigating this century's artificial intelligence revolution.
The early success of video games in Japan created market conditions that smothered e-sports.
Recognizing Japan's quality bubble is the first step to appreciating and assessing its significant value.