Nameko-ke no Ichizoku


It’s Time to Give Nameko Families a Chance

TweetIn 2017, something strange happened in the world of anime. An anime series that was poorly staffed, poorly animated, and based on an already cancelled mobile game became one of the most talked about series…


Nameko Families – Anime Overview

TweetI recently finished watching Nameko Families and in the end, it was an interesting series about…family, just a mushroom family. With no dialogue, the series follows a family of anthropomorphic mushrooms and tells the tale of…


A Sacrificial Love

TweetIn the 10th mini-episode of the short form series Nameko Families, we really get to see “Bad Nameko” in action. What action? Doing the right thing even as no one seems to notice it. He…


One Lost Lamb

TweetIn the seventh episode of the very short episodes of Nameko Families, we see the family of anthropomorphic nameko mushrooms  go on a picnic together. As part of the picnic, the family is searching the area…


An Understanding Love

TweetNameko Families is a short-form anime series about a family of nameko mushrooms. It’s based loosely on a mushroom collecting and harvesting game for smartphones and tablet devices. Loosely being the key word. Each five…