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Nurarihyon no Mago: Sennen Makyou

Nurarihyon no Mago: Sennen Makyou

Alternative Titles

English: Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan - Demon Capital
Synonyms: Nurarihyon no Mago 2, The Grandson of Nurarihyon 2, Grandchild of Nurarihyon 2
Japanese: ぬらりひょんの孫 千年魔京

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 3, 2011 to Dec 18, 2011
Duration: 23 min. per episode
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 8.201 (scored by 30514 users)
Ranked: #3072
Popularity: #702
Members: 55,702
Favorites: 339
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Synopsis

At first glance, Nura Rikuo seems like nothing more than a normal middle-schooler. In actual fact, he is grandson of Nurarihyon, master of a youkai clan. Having only recently resolved the hostilities between the Nura Clan and the Shikoku Yokai, Rikuo finds no rest as an ancient enemy of the Nura Clan, Haguromo-Gitsune, resurfaces. After 400 years of inactivity, Haguromo-Gitsune suddenly sweeps through Kyoto with overwhelming power.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Nura, Rikuo
Nura, Rikuo
Main
Fukuyama, Jun
Japanese
Fukuyama, Jun
Kitamura, Eri
Japanese
Kitamura, Eri
...
Oikawa, Tsurara
Oikawa, Tsurara
Main
Horie, Yui
Japanese
Horie, Yui
Keikain, Yura
Keikain, Yura
Main
Maeda, Ai
Japanese
Maeda, Ai
Nura, Rihan
Nura, Rihan
Supporting
Fujiwara, Keiji
Japanese
Fujiwara, Keiji

Staff

Fukuda, Michio
Fukuda, Michio
Director
Fujiwara, Yoshiyuki
Fujiwara, Yoshiyuki
Episode Director, Storyboard
Koyasu, Hideaki
Koyasu, Hideaki
Script, Series Composition
LM.C
LM.C
Theme Song Lyrics, Theme Song Performance, Theme Song Composition, Theme Song Arrangement

More episodes Episodes(24/24)

# Episode Title Aired
1 The Nura Clan's Third Heir Awakens
Kakusei, Nura-gumi Sandaime (覚醒、奴良組三代目)
Jul 3, 2011
2 Two Justice
Futari no Seigi (二人の正義)
Jul 10, 2011
3 Yura's Realization
Keikain Yura no Nattoku (花開院ゆらの納得)
Jul 17, 2011
4 Nurarihyon and Princess Yo
Nurarihyon to You-hime (ぬらりひょんと珱姫)
Jul 24, 2011
5 Towards Today
Ima e to Tsunagu (今へと繋ぐ)
Jul 31, 2011

Opening Theme

#1: "Hoshi no Arika (星の在処。-ホシノアリカ-)" by LM.C (eps 1-12)
#2: "The LOVE SONG" by LM.C (eps 13-24)

Ending Theme

#1: "Orange Smile" by Katate☆SIZE (eps 1-12)
#2: "Departure" by Katate☆SIZE (eps 13-23)



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SerB3128
Jul 26, 2011 12:03 PM
After finishing the first series of Nurarihyon no Mago, I was a bit reluctant to watch the second series "Nurarihyon no Mago: Sennen Makyou" because the first series seemed to lack a lot of intensity, creativity and overall story. From the beginning I had thought NnM had a lot of potential, but it really disappointed me in the end.

But even so, I decided to watch this new series, the sequel to the first show. And dear god it has surpassed the first series by a thousand miles! I couldn't be happier with it! This new show is definitely more exciting, productive and interesting than read more
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Yui_Haruna
Oct 1, 2012 11:56 AM
"Can a girl enjoy a shounen-horror-demon-themed-anime?" I ask "Why not?"Sennen Makyou is the kind of second season that makes an anime outstanding. It drove away all the uneasy feelings the first season left, and strongly consolidated into one of my favorites. If I have to say more, I really want to read the manga after this.

//WARNING: This review will compare a lot first and second season of Nurarihyon. Lazy readers better go to conclusion. Sorry if I´m way too biased for the awesomeness of this anime//

Story (10):
SM has one of the most consolidated stories you´ll ever see. All the points that didn´t make much read more
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colonelpanic
Feb 10, 2012 4:21 PM
I liked the first season of Nurarihyon. It wasn’t great, but it was enjoyable. I was hoping for comparable quality from the second season, and at first I thought I would get it. I was wrong.

I think my biggest problem with this show is that it takes forever to get to the point. I don’t mind that at all with shows that only vaguely hint that something might happen and refuse to tell you what it is until it does. With this show, it was pretty obvious what was going to happen most of the way through. read more
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taigataiga
Mar 31, 2012 5:28 AM
Nurarihyon no Mago ~Sennen Makyou~ is indeed the continuation-- the second season of Nurarihyon no Mago, but this season really differs in overall story and intensity. While you're just gonna stay relaxed and breathing normally watching the first, wait until you actually start watching the second!

The story itself is way better than the first. The first one always focuses on bunch of kids on their adventure on searching yokais, and that sucks. The battles themselves didn't have much of a meaning and many of them were just wall displays-- they ended so quickly without any tension. Everything just remained unclear there and leaves us into read more
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