Welcome to the N-H-K

Season 1

A 22 year-old man who thinks everything around him is wrapped up in some sort of conspiracy against all reclusive adolescents like himself becomes determined to stop the organization behind it: the N.H.K.

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1. Welcome to the Project!

Satou Tatsuhiro's reclusive origins are explained - his anxieties lead him to believe that he is a victim of a conspiracy known as the NHK. When he meets a mysterious girl named Misaki Nakahara, she claims to be able to cure his hermitlike ways.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: July 9, 2006
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2. Welcome to the Creator!

Misaki tries to convince Tatsuhiro to sign a contract with her, whereby he will be obligated to listen to her as she tries to ease him out of his reclusive lifestyle. Later, Tatsuhiro discovers that his neighbor is actually his high school friend, Kaoru Yamazaki, who is studying a media course in creating games.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: July 16, 2006
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3. Welcome to the Beautiful Girls!

Kaoru introduces Tatsuhiro to erotic video games, also known as eroge, and Tatsuhiro quickly becomes intrigued. Much to Kaoru's chagrin, Tatsuhiro ends up not doing any work on the game and instead, begins collecting pornographic pictures for "reference material".

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: July 23, 2006
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4. Welcome to the New World!

Tatsuhiro, now a full-fledged otaku, is brought to Akihabara by Kaoru in hopes that it will inspire him to work, but he ends up going to maid cafes and spending all their money on otaku merchandise. By chance, Tatsuhiro bumps into his high school senior, Hitomi Kashiwa, and ends up having a drink with her.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: July 30, 2006
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5. Welcome to the Counseling!

Hitomi and Tatsuhiro's pasts are explored briefly. Tatsuhiro finally admits to Misaki that he is a recluse, and signs the contract. They have their first counseling session, and Tatsuhiro embarrasses Misaki with Freudian symbolism.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: August 6, 2006
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6. Welcome to the Classroom!

Tatsuhiro discovers from Misaki that Kaoru has a cute girlfriend in his media school. Despite his reclusive condition, Tatsuhiro ventures out to Kaoru's school to ascertain the truth. However, while the trip causes him another panic attack, he manages to find out the truth about Kaoru's supposed relationship.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: August 13, 2006
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7. Welcome to the Moratorium!

Traumatized by his latest panic attack, Tatsuhiro refuses to leave his apartment. Under the guise of a summer flu, he gets Kaoru to buy him his daily necessities. Later, he is surprised by a phone call from his mother who tells him that she would like to visit him and discuss his future.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: August 20, 2006
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8. Welcome to China Town!

Tatsuhiro desperately attempts to clean his dirty apartment before his mother arrives, and Misaki helps him. The two and Tatsuhiro's mother later have lunch in a Chinese restaurant.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: August 27, 2006
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9. Welcome to a Summer Day!

Kaoru is crushed when the girl he asks out for a fireworks festival turns him down and meanwhile, Tatsuhiro is tormented by his newfound feelings for Misaki, becoming so disturbed that he can't concentrate on writing a scenario.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: September 3, 2006
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10. Welcome to the Dark Side!

Tatsuhiro and Kaoru decide that Misaki is being purposefully mysterious and misleading. They stalk her in order to find out her real motives.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: September 10, 2006
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11. Welcome to the Conspiracy!

Hitomi's feelings of isolation lead her to join a mysterious Internet group, where she makes up stories about being abused by her lover. Meanwhile Tatsuhiro and Kaoru finish making the game for Natsucomi and prepare for the trip. However, a phone call from Hitomi to Tatsuhiro causes changes to the plan.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: September 17, 2006
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12. Welcome to the "Off" Meeting

Tatsuhiro and Hitomi meet up with the other members of the Internet group and head off to a beach island. The dark and grim atmosphere of the group makes Tatsuhiro suspicious of their true intentions.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: September 24, 2006
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13. Welcome to Paradise!

The offline meeting turns out to be a suicide pact, and Tatsuhiro gets entangled in their scheme. Meanwhile, J?gasaki, Kaoru and Misaki are able to put together what is happening, and rush to save the group.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: October 1, 2006
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14. Welcome to Reality!

After recovering from the offline meeting, the group ends up getting checked into a hot spring, courtesy of Jogasaki, who also contacts each person's family. Misaki and Tatsuhiro are still on bad terms until they meet for one more meeting. Will it be their last one?

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: October 8, 2006
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15. Welcome to the Fantasy!

With his allowance having been cut, Tatsuhiro needs to get a job. He decides to join a MMORPG called Ultimate Fantasy to make some cash by selling game items for real money. His obsession with the RPG deters him to not do any work on his eroge scenario and he misses counseling sessions with Misaki.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: October 15, 2006
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16. Welcome to Game Over!

Misaki walks in to find a rather disheveled Tatsuhiro in a messy room, and realizes he has relapsed into his old, reclusive ways. Both Kaoru and Misaki attempt to free Tatsuhiro from his obsession.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: October 22, 2006
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17. Welcome to Happiness!

Tatsuhiro meets up with Megumi Kobayashi, an old high school friend and his class representative. When he divulges to her that he's a recluse, she tells him she knows someone who can help cure his problem. She ends up whisking him off to an old dilapidated building where he finds himself listening to a sales pitch.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: October 29, 2006
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18. Welcome to No Future!

Realizing he has been tricked, Tatsuhiro meets with Kobayashi to call the deal off. Although at first, she seems willing to let him go, she soon manages to distract the rest of the group, eventually selling them another fake product which would allegedly help Tatsuhiro.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: November 5, 2006
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19. Welcome to the Blue Bird!

The Mouse Road Corporation is found out and the leaders are arrested by the police, so when Megumi doesn't return home for a few days, her brother begins to go hungry.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: November 12, 2006
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20. Welcome to Winter Days!

Problems with Kaoru's father's health herald his return home to the farm where the family has planned his life through to his death. The game project will need to be sped up, as Kaoru will soon leave Tokyo for good.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: November 19, 2006
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21. Welcome to Reset!

Tatsuhiro and Kaoru are ecstatic as they review the completed version of the True World eroge they created together. Their enthusiasm is, however, premature as the game's sales turn out to be quite poor. Kaoru departs for his hometown the following day.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: November 26, 2006
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22. Welcome to the God!

Tatsuhiro and Hitomi spend New Year's Eve together in Tokyo talking about their lives arm in arm, but unknowingly, they have been spotted by Misaki.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: December 3, 2006
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23. Welcome to Misaki!

Misaki comes up with a strange topic for their next lecture in the park: a quiz about "Famous Last Words", and later, she informs Tatsuhiro that there is to be a graduation exam the day after, regardless of the weather.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: December 10, 2006
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24. Welcome to the N.H.K.!

Tatsuhiro completes his chase to stop Misaki from committing suicide at the cliff where her mother killed herself years earlier. On the outlook of the cliff, in the snow, Misaki attempts suicide only to be stopped by Tatsuhiro.

TV-MASubtitles and Closed Captions Language: English Runtime: 23 minutes Release date: December 17, 2006
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Season year 2006
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