Melochin (めろちん) is one of the most popular Nico Nico Dougaodorite known for his energetic and cheerful movements. His original choreography is widely popular in the odottemita category for its cuteness and simplicity.
When he first began dancing, Melochin often wore a Nike cap with a shawl covering his face. Due to his increase in popularity, he does not cover up his face anymore. At present, his most notable attire consists of a shirt, black pants and black tights. He also recently often wears galaxy-style clothes.
Melochin's dance style focuses on energetic, jelly-like movements with a sharp pop.
The majority of Melochin's choreography is simple and memorable. His moves are cute style with a hip hop influence. He has shown himself quite skillful in more complex hip hop styles as well, such as within Guilty†Hearts and in his solo choreography for ELECT.
Melochin's first video, an original choreography of Happy Synthesizer was uploaded onto Nico Nico Douga in December 2010, which became a hit immediately. He also later uploaded an utattemita version of the song in the same month . His choreography for Happy Synthesizer became a model for other odottemita as it was easy, simple, interesting and cute. It is still one of the most popular odottemita dances, with over 2 million views on NND and countless covers by other odorite.
In 2011 and 2012, Melochin created original choreography for "Dancing☆Samurai" , "shake it!" , and also covered other dances all of which were well received on NND, with his original choreography for "shake it!" in particular going viral on NND.
Recently, his most popular dances were for Kinyoubi no Ohayou and ELECT, both of which were original choreography and have been covered by many other odorite's as a result of their popularity.
Melochin is also occasionally active as a singer, having taken part in the NND collaboration for "Blessing" and "heartful melody" , which was an original song written for him.
Melochin's most well known collaborations are with Miume, another highly popular odorite. Their first official upload was in 2011, which was a cover of "Panda Hero" , which was extremely popular and received over 700,000 views on NND. The two have been creating popular covers and their own original choreography ever since, with "Kami no Mani Mani" and "Ii Aru Fanclub (GigaP ver.)" being their most recent successful choreography.
Many of Melochin's collaborations are well-known on NND, with his dances with Ry☆, Ririri and Tei☆in! in particular being well received within the odottemita community. His original choreography with Tei☆in! is consistently successful, with their most popular collaboration being "Mousou Zei" .