This app is designed to allow you to use NHK on Demand.
NHK on Demand is a fee-based video service available only in Japan for viewing content broadcast by NHK on computers, smartphones, tablets, high-function televisions and other devices, using a broadband connection.
With NHK on Demand, you can see programs you missed, or older shows you want to see again, whenever you like.
This service provides programs from among those broadcast on NHK’s four channels (General TV, Educational TV , BS1 and BS Premium). These programs will be available for around two weeks from either the day of their broadcast, or the day after. And we also provides around 10,000 classic dramas, documentaries and other programs selected from the NHK archives. These will be made available in accordance with their rights licensing periods.
There are two ways to purchase shows. You can purchase programs one at a time as“Singles". Or“All Programs Unlimited Pack”gives you unlimited number of programs each month.
In NHK on Demand 2.3・It is now possible to play series programs continuously.