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Outer Space and the Underworld

Today’s two new reviews cover two anime quite different from one another. First, we have Houkago no Pleiades, a somewhat nonsensical sci-fi anime by industry veteran Gainax. Although the studio has created hits beloved by anime fans over the years,  it hasn’t quite seemed to recover its past glory, and this series doesn’t do much to inspire […]

Anime Winter is Coming

For those of you who are looking for more anime to watch as nights get colder, we’ve got two new reviews for you that will hopefully help you decide your next animetic adventure. First, we have Robotics;Notes, which isn’t the best we’ve seen from Production I.G., but definitely worth checking out for its comedic value. […]

Two great shows for those long summer nights

Happy August, everyone! The days are hotter and the nights are longer; what better way to keep out of the heat than to enjoy some anime? Today’s reviews take a look at two new shows that have come out recently, and they’re both high quality. Our first review is Kavik Ryx’s write-up on The Garden […]

Rolling One Week Girlfriends

As the summer days get hotter and hotter, most people may choose to have barbecues or go to the beach, here at The Nihon Review we have fun reviewing anime inside the comfort of our air-conditioned Facilities for Extreme Consumption of Anime™ (aka FECA). All jokes aside, summer is a time most of us have […]

Cute Girls Doing Cute(?) Things

Spring is here! To herald the coming of allergy season we’ve got two new reviews of anime that we wouldn’t particularly recommend for watching when you’re at home trying to escape all that pollen floating around outside. However, both of them do have cute girls, so if that’s up your alley give these shows a […]

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