Jin-Ai Girls’ High School, which resides in the city of Fukui, established an esports club last October. It’s even garnering national media attention.
As Mainichi reports, such clubs aren’t unusual among school boys in Japan, but are rare at all-girls institutions. Last year, Fukui Prefecture created an esports organization to help the spread of esports. The organization put out a call to high schools to establish clubs.
Currently, there are twelve members. The school’s public relations office has been converted to the