NHRV Staff

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Winter 2016 First Thoughts

Winter 2016 First Thoughts

For the amount of grumbling that happened before this season began, it’s actually shaping up pretty well. Several series have caught our interest and bode well for a rather decent winter season and a good start to 2016 Introduction by Kaikyaku

Summer 2015 First Thoughts

Summer 2015 First Thoughts

Summer is here and we’re happily consuming some anime on these warm, lazy nights. While there didn’t seem to be much to look forward to this season apart from a few interesting shows, there have been one or two surprises among series currently airing that have been surprisingly good. Here’s our thoughts on some of […]

Spring 2015 First Thoughts

Spring 2015 First Thoughts

  Although we came into the season thinking that there wouldn’t be a terrible number of entertaining shows to watch, collecting our impressions for the First Thoughts article showed that there were a surprising count of anime worth taking a look at. Although few series seem truly stand out at the moment, some are certainly worth […]

Friday Anime Podcast 65: L.A. Lakers are 0.1 Toradoras

Friday Anime Podcast 65:  L.A. Lakers are 0.1 Toradoras

This week we have Kelloggs (Pedantic Perspective), SerendipitouslySane (Pedantic Perspective), DreamKatari (Media Katari), and Akira (non-affiliated). On this week’s Friday Anime Podcast, we discuss Shingeki no Bahamut, Shigatsu wa Kimi no Uso, and Amagi Brilliant Park. We also discuss new metric when discussing anime and talk way too much about the L.A. Lakers and Joe […]

Friday Anime Podcast 64: YuYuYu Should Watch Daitoshokan

Friday Anime Podcast 64: YuYuYu Should Watch Daitoshokan

This week we have Emperor J (LowerMidTable) and Kelloggs (Pedantic Perspective). On this week’s Friday Anime Podcast, we discuss our personal favorites of the season. We continue to shower Daitoshokan and Shirobako with tons of praise. In addition, we sell the surprise-hit Yuuki Yuuna and fight about Inou-Battle. Finally, Kelloggs’ dishes out a punishment over […]