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Train Station Now Playing Music from 'Totoro'

Trains Anime Ghibli Music Saitama Kanto

Check out Tokorozawa Station's new jingle!

Fans of Studio Ghibli's film “My Neighbor Totoro” will immediately recognize this famous tune. Tokorozawa city officials say this is the first time for a train station in Japan to use Ghibli music as a train departure tune. “My Neighbor Totoro” was set in this city. They hope more visitors will come to enjoy the landscape of Tokyo's neighbor to the north.