At this weekend's KatsuCon, North American publisher Vertical Comics announced plans to publish an omnibus of Takuya Kagami and Yamato Yamamoto's Seraph of the End light novels, KizuMonogatari by NisiOisin and VOFAN, and soon to be anime adapted Ninja Slayer. More after the jump.
Coming out of this weekend's Katsucon, Aniplex of America has posted English trailers for Hanamonogatari, the adaptation of ninth book of NisiOisin's modern fantasy light novels with the story "Suruga Devil," and the final part of horror movie series the Garden of sinners. Get a look after the jump.
Character designer Akio Watanabe dresses Shinobu Oshino and Yotsugi Ononoki in their formal black gowns for the cover of the Blu-ray release of Tsukimonogatari's second half, now showcased on the Japanese Monogatari site. The "Yotsugi Doll" adaptation, kicking off Monogatari's "final season," will be released on February and March 4th with the volumes going for 7,000yen + tax Blu-ray and 6,000yen + tax DVD each.
For Otakon Vegas, announced plans to release Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie –Rebellion- on Limited Edition Blu-ray/DVD/Soundtrack CD Combo Set, Standard Edition Blu-ray and Standard Edition DVD. The street date for all three SKUs will be April 7th with pre-orders launching today. Order are also launching for Monogatari's Koimonogatari. More after the jump.
With the new Tsukimonogatari, the characters of Monogatari again introduced NisiOisiN's new light novel series, Okitegami Kyoko no Bobiroku. VOFAN illustrates the story of the forgetful detective, who will solve the mystery before it's forgotten! More after the jump.
Saori Hayami as Yotsugi Ononoki, with along meg rock and Clammbon bassist Mito present "Orange Mint," the theme for the Tsukimonogatari anime. The four episode adaptation of ethe enth part of the Monogatari series, thirteenth book overall and first book in the final season of the series, with the story "Yotsugi Doll," airs on New Year's Eve. Check out the preview after the jump.
As with the New Year's Eve airing of Nekomonogatari (Kuro), 2014 will be closing out with a broadcast of the four-episode adaptation of Tsukimonogatari, the tenth part of the Monogatari series, thirteenth book overall and first book in the final season of the series, with the story "Yotsugi Doll." Check out the latest preview featuring ClariS end theme "Border."
While the official NisiOisiN festival ended in October, there's still plenty going on with the author's work. Akio Watanabe's cover art has been previewed for the DVD/Blu-ray release of Tsukimonogatari, scheduled for February 4th, following its New Year's Eve broadcast. Also, a third commercial has been posted for NisiOisiN's Okitegami Kyoko no Bobiroku, his new series about a forgetful detective, who will solve the mystery before it's forgotten.
has posted a look inside the Hello Kitty x Monogatari collaboration cafe, hosted at THE GUEST cafe&diner in Shibuya's Parco in Tokyo through December 25th in anticipation of the New Year's Eve broadcast of a four-episode adaptation of Tsukimonogatari. Get a look after the jump.