NHK Witches: Welcome to the NHK Strike Witches Cameo


It seems several scenes in dissolute otaku anime Welcome to the NHK in fact harbour subtely placed tributes to Strike Witches (which of course at that time was still restricted to light novels).

The cameos take the form of by now iconic witchy cover illustrations adorning backgrounds as posters.

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  • Quen commented on November 15, 2008 13:43

    NHK only finished its TV run about 2 months before the Strike Witches OAV came out in Jan. 2007, and the Strike Witches novel was concurrent with the NHK TV series.... More

  • maru commented on November 15, 2008 13:25

    The light novel..... More

Tokyo World Hikikomori Capital?


The Tokyo government has recently conducted some empirical research into the number of adult hikikomori to be found in the capital, and their findings are some of the first credible statistics regarding the “issue”, as there have been a number of baseless assertions previously. They claim over 25,000 adult hikikomori in the capital, and they seem to think this worthy of action. Details follow.

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  • Anonymous commented on September 17, 2010 05:14

    if you need a job, go japan, you don't even need an interview and you're hire... More

  • heavyoak commented on February 7, 2010 06:58

    ONE OF US ONE OF US... More


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