Follow the steps below to register an account.
Note that a confirmation email will not be sent once your account is registered.
(1) Choose free membership or premium membership from the New Member
(2) Enter an email address you want to register
・Mobile/smartphone email addresses are also supported.
・Set your email client settings to accept email from the domain "@nicovideo.jp".
(3) Open the notification mail sent to the email address you entered and click the provided URL
(4) Enter your nickname, sex, date of birth, prefecture, password and secret question/answer
・Please keep in mind that your sex and date of birth cannot be changed later.
(6) Free Membership
After you see the account registry complete screen, log in to Niconico with your registered
email address and password.
(7) (Paid) Premium Membership
Register for premium membership by proceeding to the payment option screen.
・Your membership status will remain a free member until this registration is complete.