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Akihabara

Akihabara

An Audio Guided Tour through Tokyo's Electric Town
ISBN:
9780974869490
$19.95
Description

Tokyo Realtime is a series of audio guided walking tours revealing new sides to Tokyo’s most interesting neighborhoods. With Tokyo Realtime: Akihabara, visitors and residents alike can experience a unique behind-the-scenes tour of Tokyo's Electric Town, a subculture hotspot for anime, games, manga, maids, and more. The tour includes a CD with mp3 audio, an area map, and a booklet of area photography. Recommended for mature audiences.

Specs

Publisher: 
White Rabbit Press
Publication Date: 
2010
Trim Size: 
5.2 x 7.3
Format: 
Audio CD
Pages: 
20pp
Illustrations: 
Color photos
Reviews

Producer Max Hodges has assembled a crack team of uber-geeks from Japan and abroad to navigate Akihabara's alleys and decode its mysteries.  The audio guide is an illuminating portal into the neighborhood's colorful history and vibrant currents of contemporary pizzaz.

— Roland Kelts, author of Japanamerica
About the Series

Tokyo Realtime is a series of audio guided walking tours revealing new sides to Tokyo’s most interesting neighborhoods. The tours interweave narration and interviews within a soundscape of location ambience. Each tour includes a CD with mp3 audio, an area map, and a booklet of area photography.