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NHK, short for Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai (Kanji: 日本放送協会, lit. Japan Broadcasting Corporation), is Japan's national broadcaster.

NHK, which has always been known by this romanized acronym in Japanese, is a statutory corporation funded by viewers' payments of a television license fee.

Involvement with Studio XYZ

Several of Studio XYZ's more well-known TV anime air on NHK, which often follow a common format:

  • All of their key animation is provided by a circle known as Roboteam (exception: Shin Ponpoko 4-Kyoudai)
  • The studio's logo is shown at the very beginning (exception: Anan TV)
  • Their promotional poster shows the director's name at the very bottom.