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Address: Namba | Nihon-bashi, Ebisu, Osaka 542-0071, Osaka Prefecture
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Many various shops

As Akihabara in Tokyo, this area is famous for electric stores and other shops. Along Sakaisuji Street, more than 100 shops as electric devices work.Near Nanba Area, which is one... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Another shopping heaven in Japan. Great place to be around even if you just want to window shopping. Don't forget to go to Namba Park, you'll definitely feel the different!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

As Akihabara in Tokyo, this area is famous for electric stores and other shops. Along Sakaisuji Street, more than 100 shops as electric devices work.Near Nanba Area, which is one of the largest shopping areas in Osaka, you can walk to here by 10 minutes walk from Nanba.Kuromon Market that is also popular among foreing visitors is very near.Shinsekai Area... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I enjoyed these streets, but I like electronics, games and I am intrigued by the anime culture of which I have no clue. Nonetheless it is fascinating going into these stores and seeing all the people getting excited over the amazing range of anime products. It is mainly young people, male and female. The is where the geek hangs out,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Can pay a visit if you are a fan of electronics stuffs, comics, anime, adult videos, toys etc. However, please do not go too early, some shops start business from 11am. You will find it small if you went to Akibahara in Tokyo before. Easily reach by subway.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I have been to Osaka a number of times, and always make the journey down from Namba to Denden town. The street is littered with tons of little (and some not-so-little) electronics and hobby shops specializing in all sorts of joys for the techie or anime lover. Definitely worth the trip!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Loved going there.... Cool little shops. Only problem is you don't have enough arms to carry everything. Even places to stop and eat. Could easily spend a day down there!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Forget electronics and furnitures, that's an outdated description for denden town. Electronics has shifted to Yodobashi Umeda and the furniture scene has died down a lot. Well they do still cater for very specific non mainstream electronics and parts but thats mainly for the locals DIY. The only 2 things you'll find abountiful here are adult video shops and hobbyists... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We were staying in this neighborhood, hence no excuse not to go. Most shops open at 10 am and close at 8 pm. Lots of anime and manga (and some adult) stuffs. My kids (and spouse) love Joshin Super Kids Land, a building with each floor cater to different types of toys. Those who love Gundam and Tamiya race cars... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I've been to many times. we can buy electrical appliances, PCs parts and Otaku goods. we cannot see such a otaku goods in other countries, but I'm not at all proud of it... it looks too childish...some parson want to see these sight it is good for see, but for one time only. when you looks for twice, you will... More 

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Perth, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Very similar to Akihabara, Tokyo. Lots of shops selling anime, manga, video games, merchandise, clothes and figurines. Not as visually impressive as Akihabara, but worth a look if you're staying in Osaka and you're a fan of Japanese popular culture. It has a good selection of stores and arcades. There are also a lot of markets around the area to... More 

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