is a published Yonkoma
by Karino Takatsu.
Popura Taneshima is a short girl who works at a family restaurant. One day her boss gives her the ultimatum to go out and find some more help, as no one wishes to apply for the job. After spending an entire day asking, she accidentally bumps into Souta Takanashi, who thinks she's a lost child, and proclaims herself to actually be 17, a year older than he is. Souta ends up taking the job and quickly learns about his new dysfunctional co-workers.
An anime adaptation aired in the spring of 2010. The series has been picked up by NIS America
in their anime collection in an English sub-only format under the title Wagnaria!!
, with polarizing reactions from the fans
regarding to the title change.
A second season was announced, but not before an April Fools' prank making it look like a spinoff show called WORKING!
, based on mangaka Karino Takatsu's web version of the manga with a different cast, was getting animated and released on VHS.
Both seasons can be watched at Crunchyroll
in some countries.
Compare to Servant × Service
, another Work Com
by Karino Takatsu, this time focusing on the misadventures of a group of government employees. Not to be confused with Working
, the '90s Work Com
starring Fred Savage of Wonder Years
Tropes in WORKING!! include: