Neo Yokio: Season 1 (2017)

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Critic Consensus: Lacking an interesting plot or stimulating social commentary, Neo Yokio is a missed opportunity bound to bore or befuddle casual viewers and frustrate hardcore anime fans.

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Air date: Oct 22, 2017
2
Air date: Sep 22, 2017
3
Air date: Sep 22, 2017
4
Air date: Sep 22, 2017
5
Air date: Sep 22, 2017
6
Air date: Sep 22, 2017

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Welcome to Neo Yokio, the greatest city in the world. It's the most populous urban agglomeration in North America, but its prestige does not merely stem from its size. Neo Yokio is a diverse labyrinth of cultural and architectural innovation at the forefront of global fashion and finance.

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Critic Reviews for Neo Yokio Season 1

All Critics (13) | Top Critics (4)

It's also a series that combines critiques of capitalism, demon fighting, and bachelor rankings against a bougie New York-parody backdrop. There's always a lot going on in Neo Yokio, and I love it.

Dec 19, 2017 | Full Review…

Neo Yokio is a good lesson in what to avoid when translating a digital concept to a digital series. After all, this won't be the last time someone tries to emulate an online personality for a piece of entertainment.

Sep 22, 2017 | Full Review…

In fact so much of the show is weak social commentary that you might think it was written by a college student who just read about Trotskyism.

Sep 22, 2017 | Full Review…

Neo Yokio fails to be anything close to an anime parody as it circles back on jokes and uninteresting plot points. It juggles too many unfocused ideas in too little time.

Sep 19, 2017 | Rating: 4.6/10 | Full Review…

Given the sluggish, almost nonexistent pace of Neo Yokio's first run, it'd probably take several seasons to get anywhere promising, no matter how many times Coco Chanel's memory is blessed.

Sep 22, 2017 | Rating: C- | Full Review…
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Why resort to a so-so anime takeoff when there's ample real anime that's cooler and funnier on its own?

Sep 21, 2017 | Full Review…

Viewers may check out the show for the art, but if they stick around it will be because the satire resonates with their experience of life in New York.

Sep 21, 2017 | Full Review…

Neo Yokio is so listless that it's hard to say that it wants to do anything. It's absurd, but not so absurd that it's weirdness will carry you through all six episodes. It's funny, but never riotously so.

Oct 9, 2017 | Full Review…

... it's just not clear what the overall series is trying to accomplish, which makes it difficult to enjoy.

Oct 5, 2017 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Neo Yokio's Camp Is Hard to Enjoy Through the Transphobia. And the classism. And the low-key misogyny. And ...

Sep 26, 2017 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…

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