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Welcome to the N.H.K.

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Animation Anime Rated: 7+ (TV-PG)2006 - 20061 SeasonSeries EndedOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Technology Psychology Video Games Country: Japan

Sato’s life – or what’s left of it – is a paranoid mess of conspiracy theories and social anxieties. He’s terrified of the outside world; his apartment is overflowing with the remnants of cheap take-out food; and his retinas have been permanently scarred by a steady diet of internet porn. But maybe it’s not all his fault. After all, the nefarious N-H-K is out there, and they’re determined to turn society’s fringe-dwellers into a brainwashed lot of jobless, hopeless, futureless recluses.Enter Misaki – a mysterious girl-next-door type who is Sato’s last chance to beat-down his inner demons and venture out into the light of day. She’s ready to help him overcome his crippling phobias, but Sato would rather cower in his existential foxhole and pretend to work on the demo for his virtual sex game.He’s afraid to face the world. She’s strangely desperate to fix a total stranger. Maybe together they can be normalWelcome to the N.H.K. featuring Sanae Kobayashi and Yui Makino has one or more episodes available for purchase on Prime Video. It's an animation and anime show with 24 episodes over 1 season. Welcome to the N.H.K. is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 8.3 (4,717 votes).

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24 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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Season 01, Episode 01 Welcome To The Project!

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Jul 8, 2006
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Welcome To The Project! Jul 8, 2006 Tatsuhiro Sato is woken up from his deluded dream of conspiracies, by his noisy neighbour playing loud anime music non-stop. All this could be put to an end if he'd just go next door to complain however Tatsuhiro is unable to do this because he is a “hikikomori”. He later meets a girl named Misaki, who will later change his life around.

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Season 01, Episode 02 Welcome To The Creator!

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Jul 15, 2006
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Welcome To The Creator! Jul 15, 2006 In the park late at night, Tatsuhiro meets Misaki who claims to be able to cure him of his hikikomori ways, as long as he signs up to her project. Tatsuhiro remains stubborn and decides to forget about it however Misaki doesn’t give up that easily. So in the spur-of-the-moment Tatsuhiro lies by telling her that he has a job as a “creator” but she doesn’t believe him and asks for proof.

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Season 01, Episode 03 Welcome To The Beautiful Girl!

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Jul 22, 2006
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Welcome To The Beautiful Girl! Jul 22, 2006 By chance Tatsuhiro discovered that his noisy otaku neighbour was in fact an underclassman he knew from High School and they end up deciding to create an eroge (erotic game). Before this Tatsuhiro must first get some inspiration by trying out some eroge himself nonetheless he gets absorbed into the sordid world of bishoujo “beautiful girls”.

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Season 01, Episode 04 Welcome To The New World!

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Jul 29, 2006
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Welcome To The New World! Jul 29, 2006 The eroge creating has begun however Tatsuhiro has writer’s block, as he is unable to come up with a scenario or a main heroine for it their eroge. So Kaoru drags him out to many otaku hotspots, like maid cafe, to help him come up with a heroine but this appears to be a new world to him.

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Season 01, Episode 05 Welcome To Counselling!

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Aug 5, 2006
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Welcome To Counselling! Aug 5, 2006 After 4 years and 4 months, Tatsuhiro has run into his old senpai from High School, Hitomi who now has become a civil servant. His reunion with Hitomi may have sparked something inside him, because now he feels the need to stop running away and to face his problems as a hikikomori. Now the counseling can begin.

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Season 01, Episode 06 Welcome To The Classroom!

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Aug 12, 2006
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Welcome To The Classroom! Aug 12, 2006 Tatsuhiro is struggling with the scenario for his eroge but this has to wait as he has his 2nd counselling session with Misaki. During this session the subject of Kaoru’s girlfriend comes up, which comes as a shock for Tatsuhiro who never thought of him as the girlfriend type. To confirm this Tatsuhiro follows Kaoru to his design school, where he happens to get lost and ends up in a class for game writers.

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Season 01, Episode 07 Welcome To The Moratorium!

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Aug 19, 2006
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Welcome To The Moratorium! Aug 19, 2006 Ever since his panic attack at Kaoru’s designs school, Tatsuhiro has become even more of a hikikomori and hasn’t stepped out once. However something unexpected has happened as he receives a phone call from his mom, who’s wants to meet him to see what he has planned for the future. Tatsuhiro feels that he’ll just end up being dragged back home due to his current lifestyle, so he ends up lying to his mom that he works for a company and has a girlfriend. This will prove to be a very troublesome lie but luckily Misaki volunteers to help.

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