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N.H.K ni yôkoso! 

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This surreal dramedy follows Satou Tatsuhiro as he attempts to escape the evil machinations of the NHK.
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Series cast summary:
Yutaka Koizumi Yutaka Koizumi ...  Tatsuhiro Sato 24 episodes, 2006
Yui Makino Yui Makino ...  Misaki Nakahara 24 episodes, 2006
Michael C. Pizzuto ...  Tatsuhiro Sato (Animax dub) (2016) 24 episodes, 2006
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N.H.K ni yôkoso! (Welcome to the N.H.K) revolves around the life of Tatsuhiro Satou, a 22 year old hikikomori who hasn't got a job and feels that the world around him is all a "conspiracy" controlled by the "N.H.K". He comes across a girl called Misaki Nakahara who is willing to change Satou's condition from being a socially awkward introvert into a more confident person.

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Japan

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Japanese | English

Release Date:

9 July 2006 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Welcome to the NHK! See more »

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Gonzo See more »
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Color
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Due to increased financial troubles, ADV Films had to suspend dubbing of the show. See more »

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Conspiracy Mascot: Ababa ababa ababa dancing baby human! When humans are born naked everyone is loved the same Why then is it that during our lives Our fates are divided in a most cruel way Some look people in the eyes, others are not seen, some know love, others don't If that's the case I would rather be a baby until I die - a baby human "Oh what a cute baby! He makes me want to love him!" -All according to plan!That went great!- The baby she hold is actually a baby human Behind that innocent face he is ...
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Featured in JesuOtaku Anime Reviews: Welcome to the NHK (2010) See more »

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Welcome to NHK is an inspirational and relatable anime.
26 January 2015 | by akaiame_yumeSee all my reviews

Genuinely amazing anime. Great art and animation, voice actors were excellent. The story was funny and inspirational, as well as relatable and painful. The only anime i've ever watched continuously for a day to get from the start to the finish, and I wasn't disappointed with the ending either. From the start to the finish I loved every moment. Such a great anime (and novel). I will be sure to tell anybody I can to watch it! I think when I am older and I come across my old list on anime's I watched years and years ago. This is one anime I will watch and love again. If you haven't read the novel either, then you definitely should! One to keep on your shelves forever!!


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