Having failed to earn admission to a university, Hideki Motosuwa has moved to the big city, determined to study his hardest for next year's exams. However, an unusual distraction presents itself one unsuspecting day in the form of Chii, a robotic young girl that has been discarded in the trash. In a world where an increasing number of people turn to these 'persocoms' for company, the bonds and limits of human relationships are tested as flesh manages to fall in love with the machine itself...
Chobits is a charming series which portrays, weirdly enough, a touching relationship between man and his computer. Incidentally, it also brings a whole new meaning to the phrase ‘to turn a girl on'. As well as providing excellent comedy moments to enhance the emotional experience, Chobits delivers an intriguing social commentary on the... read more
Chobits is a classic romantic comedy. It's not bad, but there are too many things I found annoying, frustrating or simply too naive for me to give it a higher score. It's like the creators had in mind exactly where they wanted to get and what kind of message they wanted to pass on and, in the light of that "higher purpose", they willingly decided to sacrifice a bit too much of the viewers'... read more
|Chobits: Hibiya and Kotoko Chat||DVD Special||2003||Condensed Version|