NHRV related

Being a Hero in a Time Travel Story

Being a Hero in a Time Travel Story

Time travel. An ever so popular scientific theory of traveling back in time to undo something in the past to ensure something doesn’t happen in the present/future. It’s a theme used in storytelling since the 20s, and anime is no exception when it comes to hopping onto the time-traveling bandwagon. The latest instance to use […]

Be Part of the Nihon Review: Staff Contest 2014

Be Part of the Nihon Review: Staff Contest 2014

This year’s NHRV Staff Contest has now officially started! We’re looking for two new staff members to help us with writing anime and live action reviews and/or contributing to the Behind The Nihon Review blog. Applications will be open until Friday, 16 May, so if you’ve ever contemplated joining the NHRV staff, submit yours today! It will be the best opportunity you’ll have to get […]

Shin Sekai Yori: The Best Anime in Years

Shin Sekai Yori: The Best Anime in Years

For anyone who has read our annual Year in Review articles, it should come as no surprise that I hold From the New World (Shin Sekai Yori) in high esteem. It is the best anime to come out 2013 and one of the best shows I’ve seen in years. I suppose our review can be […]

The Nihon Revue, Episode Eleven

The Nihon Revue, Episode Eleven

We’re back again to talk about a multitude of shows from the summer season. My co-host, Click is currently away, and we have with us this week the sweet Reckoner and the ever-elusive AC. We delve into some of the more longer-running shows as well as a new series, including the rambunctious Toaru Kagaku no Railgun […]

Be A Part of The Nihon Review: Staff Contest 2013

Be A Part of The Nihon Review: Staff Contest 2013

This year’s NHRV Staff Contest has now officially started! We’re looking for two new staff members to help us with writing anime and live action reviews and/or contributing to the Behind The Nihon Review blog. Applications will be open until Monday, 11 March, so if you’ve ever contemplated joining the NHRV staff, submit yours today! It will be the best opportunity you’ll have to get […]