Mugen no rivaiasu (1999– )

TV Series  |  Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi
7.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.3/10 from 145 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 7 critic

Over 400 teenagers are stranded without adult supervision aboard a prototype space battleship after their astronaut training school is sabotaged by an outside group.

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 titles
created 11 Feb 2013
 
a list of 30 titles
created 24 Sep 2013
 
list image
a list of 26 titles
created 10 Feb 2014
 
a list of 332 titles
created 14 Mar 2014
 
list image
a list of 78 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Mugen no rivaiasu (1999– )

Mugen no rivaiasu (1999– ) on IMDb 7.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Mugen no rivaiasu.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2000   1999  

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Ima, soko ni iru boku (1999–2000)
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A Japanese boy named Shu tries to save a strange girl, Lala Ru, from kidnappers and is transported to an alternate Earth on the brink of being swallowed by the sun. There he meets an ... See full summary »

Stars: Crispin Freeman, Dan Green, Ted Lewis
Kino's Journey (TV Series 2003)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Kino and her talking motorcycle Hermes travel around the world, visiting different countries for three days each in order to learn about each one.

Stars: Kelli Cousins, Cynthia Martinez, Ai Maeda
Texhnolyze (TV Series 2003)
Animation | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In a man-made underground society, descendants of a banished generation vie for control of the crumbling city of Lux. Ichise, an orphan turned prize fighter, loses a leg and an arm to ... See full summary »

Stars: Justin Gross, Satoshi Haga, Shizuka Itô
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A teen girl is approached by a pilot who claims to be her from the future where a force from a parallel dimension is attempting to invade and destroy our universe and only she has the key that can stop this.

Stars: Haruka Kudô, Fujiko Takimoto, Kazuya Nakai
Shigurui: Death Frenzy (TV Series 2007)
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The series starts off at a tournament where a one armed samurai faces a blind one and quickly flashes back to reveal the history between the two fighters.

Stars: Daisuke Namikawa, Emi Shinohara, Seizô Katô
Animation | Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The story of two brainwashed assassins, Ein and Zwei, who struggle to regain their memories as they work for the Inferno crime syndicate.

Stars: Miyu Irino, Newton Pittman, Ayahi Takagaki
Last Exile (TV Series 2003)
Action | Adventure | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

It's the dawn of the Golden Age of Aviation on planet Prester, and retro-futuristic sky vehicles known as vanships dominate the horizon. Claus Valca - a flyboy born with the right stuff - ... See full summary »

Stars: Mayumi Asano, Chiwa Saito, Paul St. Peter
Basilisk: Kôga ninpô chô (TV Series 2005)
Animation | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

At the dawn of Japan's Azuchi-Momoyama period (the late 16th century) two rival ninja clans, the Iga Tsubagakure and Kouga Manjidani... See full synopsis »

Stars: Laura Bailey, Nana Mizuki, Kosuke Toriumi
X (2001–2002)
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates them when Fuuma's mother died under a mysterious circumstances. Fast forward, 6 years... See full summary »

Stars: Ken'ichi Suzumura, Jun'ichi Suwabe, Ryôka Yuzuki
Crest of the Stars (TV Series 1999)
Animation | Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Stars: Takako Fuji, Yuka Imai, Ayako Kawasumi
Black Heaven (TV Series 1999)
Adventure | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Hard Rock Saves Space!! Life can crush your dreams. Oji is a middle-management drone whose only grip on sanity in the drudgery of his corporate lifestyle, are the few shreds of hope ... See full summary »

Stars: Kevin Seymour, Steve Blum, Richard Cansino
From the New World (TV Series 2012)
Animation | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The story is set in Japan a millennium from now. Five childrenSaki, Satoru, Maria, Mamoru, and Shunhave been born and raised in a tranquil town... See full synopsis »

Stars: Haruka Kudô, Ayumu Murase, Daisuke Namikawa
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Tetsu Shiratori ...
 Koji Aiba (unknown episodes)
Edit

Storyline

In the future, a solar flare called the Geduld Phenomenon spreads a vast, chaotic plasma field across the solar system, killing many but ironically bolstering humanity's drive to colonize space. Many years later, the Liebe Delta astronaut training center is established to educate teenagers in practices such as piloting, nursing and stewardship. But the center, which conceals a prototype battleship called the Black Ryvius, is sabotaged by an unknown party, and the remaining adult instructors sacrifice themselves to save the station from plunging dangerously into the Geduld field. Meanwhile, the station's 400-plus students discover the hidden battleship and are forced to remain aboard it, protecting themselves and governing the student body as best they can while searching for salvation. Written by Axemblue

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

anime | See All (1) »


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

1999 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Infinite Ryvius  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

According to the still pictures that are shown following each episode's ending credits, the name "Ryvius" (pronounced "rih-vye-us") can be taken as shorthand for a number of different phrases; among these are "reveal us", "revile us", "revise us", "revisit us", and so on. See more »

Quotes

[the Liebe Delta station starts shaking unexpectedly]
Koji Aiba: An earthquake?
Ikumi Oze: We're in *space*, remember?
See more »

Soundtracks

Yume wo Sugitemo
("Even After Dreaming")
Ending theme
Performed by Mika Arisaka
Lyrics by Keiko Kitagawa
Music and arrangement by Katsuhisa Hattori
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

"Lord of the Flies" meets "Lost In Space"
28 March 2005 | by (CT, USA) – See all my reviews

It is the year 2225 A.D., and the solar system has become a much more dangerous place as a result of the "Gedoult" phenomenon, a natural disaster which has made interplanetary travel extremely hazardous. A group of roughly 400 teenagers boards the Libe Delta Astronaut Training Center, in orbit around the Earth. But the Libe Delta is hiding a deadly secret, and the students are swept up in a storm of sabotage and treachery.

Forced to abandon the Libe Delta, they find themselves aboard the "Ryvius", the most advanced warship ever built, hidden within the core of the station itself. Now this intrepid group of young space explorers must face the ultimate challenge: survival.

* * *

"Mugen no Ryvius" (or "Infinite Ryvius", if you will) is a brilliant, underrated piece of animation from TV Tokyo and Sunrise, Inc. A group of unruly (albeit highly educated) teenagers is set loose on a super-powerful warship with no adult supervision, and the ship's creators aren't helping any. "Lord of the Flies" meets "Lost In Space", indeed! Great music, a terrific ensemble cast, and plenty of action. My rating: 8/10 (points off for overuse of teenage angst).


11 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Mugen no rivaiasu (1999) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?