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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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Internet novels in a different otoo were published before Train Man but were not commercially successful. Aug 28, Bryan Zorko rated it liked it.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Media discourses about Train Man reached a height in and when global fandoms of Japanese otaku culture grew and fertility rates were declared a national problem.

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

Sep 02, Citra Nauly panggabean rated it really liked it. Write a customer review. It was based on a true story after all. I then thought to myself, “if it’s good enough everyone else then it should be good for me”. Japanese adolescents logged on to talk about problems, obok school bullying, in addition to respond to the story about music.


Densha Otoko is based on a Japanese internet meme that may or may not have happened in real life.

Train Man: Densha Otoko,

Book ratings by Goodreads. Pure-love stories have emerged as a distinct genre with its own defining conventions and tropes. I then raise questions densua the social, economic and ideological impact of the image of masculinity that the story conveys and how it has shaped recent discussions about women, motherhood and labour, in addition to men and marriage. Awal perkenalan mereka hanya berupa kebetulan dari aksi heroik.

Love the story with a passion, and have read many of the other adaptations, but not this one. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. At the same time, he has been promoted as an ideal consumer, loyal to brands and willing to spend money on self-improvement. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Uber-Geek that Train really is. Crimes against both male and female otakuespecially in Tokyo’s Akihabara district, are extreme examples revealing that Train Man and his fan community might not be ideals accepted by the entire Japanese population.

Inthe fifty-seven-day online conversation that included a total of 29, posts was edited into a six-chapter story of 1, posts and made available on a free website. His internet demsha room buddies keep giving him advice and encouragement.


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A Shojo Manga G. In some versions of the story, a few of Train Man’s supporters were hikikomoripredominantly young men who enclose themselves in their homes and refuse to participate in the world outside. Someday I will magically meet Miss Right, rescue her like a bbook on a white horse, be transformed into Mr.

It’s a feel-good story, and I can’t wait to see what comes next in the manga: Can’t wait to read the next 2 to find out how it ends. First of all, the story Jan 10, Yue rated it really liked it Shelves: I’m assuming, since this is more than one volume, there has to be some conflict between the two in this series. In addition, long vowel sounds are shortened, short ones are lengthened, similar but incorrect characters are used, and two-word phrases are abbreviated into two syllables, a common way of referring to contemporary buzzwords and brands.

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It makes readers hopeful and also a bit optimistic about possible new stories as a result of this.