This surreal dramedy follows Satou Tatsuhiro as he attempts to escape the evil machinations of the NHK.
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Yutaka Koizumi ...
 Tatsuhiro Sato (24 episodes, 2006)
Yui Makino ...
 Misaki Nakahara (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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Due to increased financial troubles, ADV Films had to suspend dubbing of the show. See more »

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Featured in JesuOtaku Anime Reviews: Welcome to the NHK (2010) See more »

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awesome anime
13 September 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This anime was awesome. It deals with current cultural problems in japan. A disease were a person secludes themselves from society and locks themselves in. This leads them to not being able to talk to a stranger. While it centers around this, its also one of the funniest animes i've ever seen. Its the only one that's ever left me laughing so hard i'm gasping for air. Its so good i finished the whole series in 1 day. One thing i did not like was the ending, but i guess they cant do the same ending as the manga since they are not really similar. I will not write more since i don't want to give spoilers about it. If you're not satisfied with the ending, i suggest you go read the manga.


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