Denden Town でんでんタウン
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Nerds, geeks, and hobbyists swarm the streets of Denden Town. Retail shops offer select wares catering to any number of specific interests, including anime, plastic figurines, trading cards, electronics and more. Denden Town is a hobbyist's paradise.
- Finding rare collectibles of your favorite anime or manga
- Witnessing a massive gathering of Osaka's best cosplayers in March, who congregate for the annual Nippombashi Street Festa
How to Get There
You can get to Denden Town by train.
From Namba Station, walk approximately five minutes directly east. Denden Town runs along Sakaisuji Avenue and its adjacent alleyways. The neighborhood can also be easily accessed from Nippombashi Station on the Sakaisuji subway line as well.