Sato is a convincing protagonist and the show does a great job at showing how he is trapped in the lifestyle he crafted around himself. Welcome To The Offline Gathering! Music title data, credits, and images provided by, Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by. - Psychological, Comedy, Drama, Slice of Life (May contain bad language, mild nudity and adult themes)... Satou Tatsuhiro is a twenty-two years old man, who is a NEET (Not in Employment, Education, or Training) and a hikikomori (meaning acute social withdrawal). This isn't Harem but looks like it. See more ideas about Nhk, Welcome, Anime. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Change ). Check box if your review contains spoilers. ( Log Out / The way it depicts feelings of worthlessness because of depression is too accurate, but then it also manages to throw in some comedy that works. Gotta look up some pictures. You really hit the main points here well. Scared to leave the house, anxious about every phone call or knock on his door, wasting away the days surrounded by filth as he spirals into poverty. This creative endeavor is the first time in years he has done something approaching work and thus it ends up being central to his character arc. Sato has no talent for programming or art, so he is burdened with the duty of story writing. She is voiced by Sanae Kobayashi in the Japanese version of the anime and Luci Christian in the English version. It is weird since NHK doesn’t seem like something ABe would be involved in. The Raging Wrath Of The Easter Bunny Demo. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Cloudflare Ray ID: 5ed76cb97fd2dc33 He stumbles, but he never surrenders the fight. It lends a twisted humor to the show, by depicting the downfall of its protagonist in a goofy fashion. Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. If you are at an office or shared network, you can ask the network administrator to run a scan across the network looking for misconfigured or infected devices. is a Japanese novel written by Tatsuhiko Takimoto, with a cover illustration by Yoshitoshi ABe, and was published by Kadokawa Shoten in Japan on January 28, 2002. It’s been such a long time since I’ve seen that anime. Another way to prevent getting this page in the future is to use Privacy Pass. Your IP: 184.108.40.206 Welcome to the NHK - (NHK ni Youkoso!) When Sato finally decides to confront his noisy neighbor, he discovers it’s his old school buddy Kaoru Yamazaki, an easily-frustrated “real” gamer who is attending a school for game design. Welcome to the NHK tried to warn me, but I didn't listen Anime and Manga - Other Titles This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards. After his senpai graduated, Sato began to fall apart and, after a minor incident, he dropped out of school and became a recluse. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Yamazaki is an otaku obsessed with bishoujo, hentai, dojin, and galge. For once, he is achieving something, even if many would argue that it’s not the most admirable success. Misaki almost looks like an older Lain mixed with Rakka if she got a haircut. NHK is a great series, even though it’s also very hard to watch. It’s interesting to follow the game’s development, how it plunges Sato into an obsession with hentai or porn, but also how it returns a semblance of self-confidence in him. He descends into a broken rant about the NHK and then runs off. S1:E12. Feb 21, 2015 - Explore Beedria's board "Welcome to the NHK", followed by 1636 people on Pinterest. Welcome to the NHK (NHK for short) is one of the best cathartic anime ever created and it even retains a large portion of realism about it. That might be one to re-watch in the near future. The characters look sketchy and off-model, the colors are sickly and dark, everything looks and feels intense and uneasy. • He takes advice about countering the NHK’s efforts from his furniture and appliances, he has wild imaginations about fighting against their Men in Black, and even the pure, lovable Misaki is transformed into various secret agent types. She is a civil servant who went to the same high school as Tatsuhiro Satou and is older than him by a year, She was also the one who told him about conspiracy theories. I value feedback from all my readers, but the kind words of a fellow Prinny are especially appreciated. This isn't blood-soaked ninjas driving mechs either. ni Yōkoso!) The anime does a great job at getting the audience to understand how challenging these everyday ordeals are in the eyes of its protagonist and gets you to empathize with that.