Train Heroes

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Japanese: トレインヒーロー


Type: TV
Episodes: 26
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 2, 2013 to Sep 26, 2013
Premiered: Spring 2013
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: TV Tokyo
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Unknown
Demographic: KidsKids
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: N/A1 (scored by - users)
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Ranked: #134862
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #14944
Members: 544
Favorites: 7

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2100A.D. The world has entered a new age of super high-speed railways. The World Railway Conference has introduced the Laser Rail, a whole new form of travel in which trains are no longer confined to the ground.

To operate on the Laser Rail, the Train Base is established. Here, trains from across the globe, installed with artificial intelligences and robot bodies. Thus the Train Heroes are born.

Within the Train Base, these Train Heroes undergo strict training sessions. On occasion, they are called upon to assist in disaster rescue and relief.

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Apr 16, 2018
To be fair, you have to have a very high IQ to understand Train Heroes. The humor is extremely subtle, and without a solid grasp of theoretical physics or trains most of the jokes will go over a typical viewer’s head. There’s also Arl's nihilistic outlook, which is deftly woven into his characterization- his personal philosophy draws heavily from Narodnaya Volya literature, for instance. The fans understand this stuff; they have the intellectual capacity to truly appreciate the depths of these jokes, to realize that they’re not just funny- they say something deep about LIFE. As a consequence people who dislike Train Heroes (usually Cowboy ...
Mar 1, 2016
This anime is absolutely amazing. I feel the ability to connect to the characters. I almost feel like I am one of them! Everything about this anime makes me feel like I belong. It all started when my father disowned me for being a weeb fuck. Secretly, I've always sexually identified as a train. I never wanted anybody to know, but after seeing Train Heroes, I feel like it's okay to let people know. This anime will make you feel like you belong. Trust me, it's the best mista- I mean choice that I've ever made. You will almost definitely love it. The characters mesh ...

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Apr 18, 2013 3:08 PM
What this reminds me of...
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Apr 17, 2013 11:53 AM
It’s time to ditch the text file.
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