VIDEO: A Train Otaku Live-Action Remake of "Beyond the Boundary" Opening

Strange adventures in filling in the geek interest Venn diagram

While the notion of a geek obsessed with riding and photographing trains isn't unknown outside Japan, that country probably has one of the more recognizable train otaku subcultures. One result of having that many railways and that many railway obsessed geeks is that you see fans remaking anime openings with just train video.

 

See what happens when you look into the intersections of the geek Venn diagram...

 

Beyond the Boundary's opening, reshot with just trains...

 

Stay tuned for a shot-by-shot comparison in the second half:

 

Angel Beats

 

K-on!

 

via mjvito

 

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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