Densha Otoko: Volume 1 – The Story of the Train Man Who Fell in Love with a Girl by Hitori Nakano, Wataru Watanabe (October 11, ). $ Paperback. Densha Otoko is a Japanese movie, television series, manga, novel, and other media, all based on the purportedly true story of a. Train Man: Densha Otoko, (Train-Man, #1) Books whose main character is an Otaku .. Read the whole stuff with a smile on the face, it’s that kind of a book.

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Barulah otooo usaha train man mengejar hermes dengan bantuan teman “maya”nya Love confessions are a stock part of Japanese fiction and film, but Train Man unconventionally discussed his fears and feelings with other characters, rather than just making the reader privy to these private thoughts. According to Train Man websites and blogs, it is rumoured that the couple is still together, although their real identities remain unknown.

In news magazines devoted to issues of marriage and family and the concurrent spate of books about heterosexual relationships, Train Man has been described as a potential marriage partner for career women, a demographic blamed for marrying late. This was a great quote deensha a good way to end the book. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

Train Man: Densha Otoko, (Train-Man, #1) by Hidenori Hara

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Archived from the original on February 7, The story began after a shy twenty-two year old, given the handle ‘Train Man’ on the second day of the discussion, protected a woman from a drunk on a Tokyo train. As news of Train Man and densah supporters spread, Japanese publishing companies vied to turn the popular website into a book.

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Retrieved August 16, Because of the global popularity of these forms of popular culture, otaku has had more positive connotations abroad than in Japan. Can’t wait to read the next 2 to find out how it ends.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Notably, notions of mobility are integral to Train Man’s identity formation, for he had to leave one community to enter another. NA Del Rey Manga. Sep 14, Yualita rated it liked it. May 16, Kim rated it it was amazing Shelves: Oct 16, Emmy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Retrieved November 20, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Later that night, Train Man left the boards for good.

Then, just like in real life, a couple of days afterwards his hair is back to looking like a shorter version of his hairstyle before it got cut. Especially in discussions among fans, otaku are divided into subgroups. Train Man represents the ‘Akiba-kei otaku ‘ or the predominantly male denizens of Tokyo’s Akihabara electronics district, a subculture that is not too far removed from mainstream urban society. This is the supposedly true story of an otaku in Japan who meets a girl and goes out with a girl.


The artwork is unique and overall enjoyable. For example, the popular coffee shop Starbucks is called ‘Staba. Apr 08, Karaoke OK rated it it was ok Recommends it for: Additionally, the success of the Train Man Internet novel was perhaps instrumental in advancing publishing company experimentation with other new book forms written by amateur authors and enabled by new media.

Retrieved 18 April What should he wear on the date? Jan 10, Yue rated it really liked it Shelves: Suatu ketika si train man ketemu dengan wanita cantikkemudian si wanita diganggu sama orang temperamen lalu si train man ini belain si wanita See all 3 reviews. Either way, this is short manga series is one I highly recommend! Whether they come in the shape of family, peers or some random on the web, there are always good people around and ‘Train Man’ perfectly exemplifies this This was such a feel good story!

Drama television series Live-action film. Weeding the graphic novel collection and had to sit and read this one. Crimes against both male and female otakuespecially in Tokyo’s Akihabara otooo, are extreme examples revealing that Train Man and his fan community might not be ideals accepted by the entire Japanese population.

Nov 12, Kara rated it liked it.