Durarara!! (ãã¥ã©ã©ã©!! Dyurarara!!) is a Japanese light novel series. Mikado RyÅ«gamine is a young man who longs for the exciting life of the big city. At the invitation of his childhood friend Kida Masaomi, he transfers to a school in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. The narrative follows all of the characters equally, showing how their lives intersect, creating a greater plotline from what each character knows about a common incident.