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Train Man: Densha Otoko (manga)

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Alternative title:
Densha otoko - L'homme du train (French)
Densha Otoko: Net Hatsu, Kakueki Teisha no Love Story (Japanese)
Otaku in Love (Spanish)
Train_Man: Densha Otoko
電車男 ~ネット発、各駅停車のラブ・ストーリー~ (Japanese)
전차남 - 인터넷발 전차에서 꽃핀 러브스토리 (Korean)
Plot Summary: [Train_Man] is a computer geek and otaku who stands up to a guy on the train in front of a pretty girl, who afterwards gets his contact info. He starts an internet forum about the topic, and things get noisy when she sends him some Hermes teacups in thanks. After much discussion, he calls [Hermes] and asks her out to dinner to thank her in person for the cups. Him, her, and all the readers of the forum are wondering how this relationship will turn out.
User Ratings: 76 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 17 votes (sub:8, Eng:5, dub:2, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish
 Excellent: 13 votes (Eng:7, dub:3, sub:2, others:1
1 French edited dub
 Very good: 21 votes (Eng:8, sub:8, dub:4, others:1
1 Russian
 Good: 17 votes (Eng:10, sub:4, dub:2, raw:1)
 Decent: 6 votes (Eng:4, dub:1, others:1
1 French
 So-so: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: -
 Bad: -
 Awful: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 163 users, rank: #537 (of 6745)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 8.105 (Very good), std. dev.: 1.5354, rank: #735 (of 7480)
Weighted mean: 8.007 (Very good), rank: #1059 (of 7480) (seen all: 8.13 / seen some: 7.37)
Bayesian estimate: 7.992 (Very good), rank: #468 (of 3491)
Number of tankoubon: 3
2006-10-26 to 2006-12-22 (Spain)
2007-02-08 to 2007-06-14 (France)
Release dates: We have 12
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Graphic novel
    Train Man: Densha Otoko (GN 1) 2006-10-01 (from $7.47)
    Train Man: Densha Otoko (GN 2) 2006-12-01 (from $6.69)
    Train Man: Densha Otoko (GN 3) 2007-02-13 (from $4.01)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Original creator: Hitori Nakano
Japanese companies
Publisher: Shogakukan
English staff
English cast
Translation: Cindy H. Yamauchi

Adaptation: Mark Giambruno
Design: Izumi Hirayama
Editing: Andy Nakatani
Publisher: Hyoe Narita
Touch-up Art & Lettering:
Jack Blazkiewicz
James Tonjes
English companies
Licensed by: Viz Media
French cast
French staff
Translation: Guillaume Didier
French companies
Publisher: Kurokawa
Spanish staff
Spanish cast
Marc Bernabé (Spain)
Verónica Calafell (Spain)
Spanish companies
Publisher: Glénat España (Spain)
Translation: Daruma Serveis Lingüístics (Glénat España)
German staff
German cast
Translation: Nadja Stutterheim
German companies
Publisher: Carlsen Comics

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