Aniplex of America announced today at their industry panel at Anime Milwaukee (Milwaukee,WI), their plans to premiere -KIZUMONOGATARI- PART 3: REIKETSU in the U.S,distributed by AZOLAND PICTURES in the original Japanese language with English subtitles. Aniplex of America also confirmed that theater patrons will receive an exclusive giveaway item with each purchased ticket while supplies last. More after the jump.
The story of Koyomi Araragi and the iron-blooded, hot-blooded, cold-blooded vampire: Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade got to its cold-blooded part in Kizumonogatari III: Reiketsu-hen, which opned Japanese theaters on January 6th. The distributors have figured that six weeks would be a good time for otaku to revisit the feature, so, February 11-17, theater goes can get a special A5 portrait of Araragi and Kiss-Shot.
Vertical have their translated edition of NISIOISIN's BAKEMONOGATARI, Part 2: Monster Tale novel scheduled for February 28th. Stoking the anticipation for the modern folklore mysteries, the North American publisher has previewed its cover art. More after the jump.
The "Off Season" sub-series of Monogatari light novels,written by Nisio Isin and illustrated by Vofan, wraps up with Musubimonogatari ("Binding Story"), out on January 12th with Senjougahara Hitagi on its cover. A slightly early look at this has revealed that 2017 will bring "Monster Season," starting with a book called Shinobumonogatari. More after the jump.
Back in January, Wazamonogatari, the fifteenth part, twentieth book in the Monogatari light novel series written by Nisio Isin and illustrated by Vofan, revealed that another pair of "Off Season" Monogatari light novels were planned by Kodansha Nademonogatari ("Caressing Story"), then Musubimonogatari ("Binding Story"). The former was released in July. The latter is now coming January 12th with Senjougahara Hitagi on its cover.
Along with the tour of exhibits marking the 40th anniversary of anime studio Shaft, Bandai has been doing their part for the MadoGatari celebration with a series of prize campaigns. Monogatari's Hitagi Senjōgahara and Madoka Magica's Madoka Kaname swap outfits for interlocking Crane King prize figures. Mami and Shinobu swapped theirs. All four were featured in Ichiban Kuji lottery art. And now, it's getting dangerous.
Golden Week is almost over and Koyomi Araragi has some business to wrap up with iron-blooded, hot-blooded, cold-blooded vampire: Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade in Kizumonogatari III: Reiketsu-hen. The trilogy's finale is set to open in Japan on January 6th, so, along with the launch of a countdown to the December 21 home video release of part 2, a new promo has been published.
The story of Koyomi Araragi and the iron-blooded, hot-blooded, cold-blooded vampire: Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade gets to that cold-blooded part in Kizumonogatari III: Reiketsu-hen, opening in Japanese theaters on January 6th. A round of ticket tales open November 6th, featuring its latest visual with Tsubasa Hanekawa. More after the jump.
You might remember that over the summer Monogatari's best tsukumogami, Yotsugi Ononoki, got a scale figure from Good Smile Company. Also shipping in June, but only just going on sale today, the character as depicted in Tsukimonogatari is also getting a poseable figma. Get a look after the jump.
Having release the prequel, Kizumonogatari, Vertical is about to release NISIOISIN's hit modern folklore mystery BAKEMONOGATARI novels in English with Part 1: Monster Tale on December 20th, part two on February 28th, 2017 and, now listed and up for pre-order, part 3 on April 25th, 2017. With that first book fast approaching, the first volume's cover has been previewed. Get a look after the jump.
The story of Koyomi Araragi and the iron-blooded, hot-blooded, cold-blooded vampire: Kiss-Shot Acerola-Orion Heart-Under-Blade continues its journey west with the middle of Shaft's theatrical anime adaptation, Kizumonogatari- Part 2: Nekketsu, which is now scheduled to hit Japanese Blu-ray and DVD on December 21st. A very hot, iron-blooded promo hypes the release.
The Madogatari crossover, celebrating the 40th anniversary of anime studio Shaft, recently returned to Tokyo for an encore exhibition, and is now back for another prize lottery. Tickets for Bandai's Ichiban Kuji drawing go on sale in November with A Prize Madoka x Hitagi art (33cm with frame), B Prize Mami x Shinobu (33cm with frame), C prize set of four mini-pieces (23cm with frame) and a double chance alterate Madoka x Hitagi.