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Nisemonogatari

Nisemonogatari

Alternative Titles

English: Nisemonogatari
Synonyms: Impostory
Japanese: 偽物語

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 11
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 8, 2012 to Mar 18, 2012
Duration: 24 min. per episode
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)
L represents licensing company

Statistics

Score: 8.231 (scored by 100395 users)
Ranked: #2772
Popularity: #116
Members: 162,968
Favorites: 1,444
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Synopsis

The black swindler Kaiki Deishu, who once deceived Hitagi, returns to town and spreads the incantation which cursed Nadeko before.

Koyomi's sisters Karen and Tsukihi try to capture Deishu but...

More Episodes Episodes

Episodes  11
Aired  Jan 8, 2012 to Mar 18, 2012
Status  Finished Airing

Related Anime

Adaptation: Monogatari Series: First Season
Prequel: Bakemonogatari
Sequel: Monogatari Series: Second Season
Character: Mahou Shoujo Madoka★Magica Movie 3: Hangyaku no Monogatari - Magica Quartet x Nisioisin

Characters & Voice Actors

Araragi, Koyomi
Araragi, Koyomi
Main
Kamiya, Hiroshi
Japanese
Kamiya, Hiroshi
Kim, Yeong Seon
Korean
Kim, Yeong Seon
Araragi, Karen
Araragi, Karen
Main
Kitamura, Eri
Japanese
Kitamura, Eri
Kim, Seon Hye
Korean
Kim, Seon Hye
Araragi, Tsukihi
Araragi, Tsukihi
Main
Iguchi, Yuka
Japanese
Iguchi, Yuka
Lee, Myeong seon
Korean
Lee, Myeong seon
Oshino, Shinobu
Oshino, Shinobu
Main
Sakamoto, Maaya
Japanese
Sakamoto, Maaya
Jeong, Yu mi
Korean
Jeong, Yu mi

Staff

Iwakami, Atsuhiro
Producer
Ooshima, Miku
Assistant Producer
Shinbou, Akiyuki
Director, Series Composition
Itamura, Tomoyuki
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard



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Aug 17, 2012
Veronin
Fanservice has always been a bit of a controversial issue. Some love it, some hate all instances of it. There's really no feasible way to please everybody when the reaction can often be likened to a dichotomy, split between 'too much' and 'not enough'. While Bakemonogatari is a series known by most for its unique art direction and character interaction, to say that it's removed itself entirely from sexual themes would be a flat-out lie. It's not much of a surprise then, that these elements are even more prolific in Nisemonogatari, for both better and for worse.

The first thing that should be recognized read more
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Mar 17, 2012
czmp93
Nisemonogatari was certainly one of the more interesting anime of the season, not least for its trait of dividing viewers down the middle in terms of who enjoyed it and who didn't; this show, being the continuation of a well-known franchise, has attracted plenty of vitriol in the last eleven weeks, even though many people have been outspoken in its defence. But now that broadcasting is finished (even if the argument over whether it is masterpiece or merely the latest victim of too-high expectations has plenty of fuel still left to burn), I'm afraid to say that I couldn’t resist the lure dangling so read more
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Jun 4, 2013
Evil_Mousou
I really, really wanted to review Bakemonogatari way back when it aired, since the show seemed to captivate the anisphere but because of the fact I only just joined, that was of course wasn't possible. Here’s the thing though: I was never quite sure what I watched. To me, the show was overly complex when it didn't need to be, a continual tease, and only “intelligent” in the way two teenagers up late talking about life can be. But I held my tongue. I could never form a set of arguments that satisfied me. Nisemonogatari, on the other hand, I understand and was prepared for. read more
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Mar 17, 2012
Tayau
"What kind of dance will we do during the ED?"

The imaginative, unique and frankly charming styles of director Shinbou & writer Nisio Ishiin have made a powerful return with the sequel to their Occult Detective hit. I shall rule out pre-emptively that this review is aimed at viewers yet to watch the show, and I shall also hesitantly mark out that yes- I am indeed an avid fan of not only the monogatari series but works by Nishio Ishiin respectively.

Undoubtedly, there is a mixed reception for the monogatari series, but for the sole purposes of writing a review for Nisemonogatari, I'll try my best read more
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Recommendations

Both have the same Atmosphere,comedy and randomess.both male leads,Koyomi and Kou are practically the same and have to deal with weirdos around them plus they got the same Seiyuu.Arakawa uses aliens as the source while Monogatari series is using ghosts,vampires etc and both are by SHAFT
Both will hit you harder if you happen to be an older brother yourself. If you felt resemblance between you and your little sister's and that of Kyousuke and Kirino Kousaka, I'd highly recommend this, but you'll still want to watch Bakemonogatari first.
Similarly trippy styles of direction. Protagonists who mess with the supernatural in somewhat serious ways. Fanservice. Fanservice. Fan. Service.
While having witty humor, both are artsy, dialogue driven and character focused.
Both have a inhuman as the main protagonist.
and both tells about the daily lives of the main protagonist,despite of them being inhuman
There is some similar humor and some similar use of abrupt changes in animation style to show changes in characters' emotions. Both are not particularly plot-based, although Nisemonogatari has some plot, while Nichijou has no plot whatsoever. Both are pretty strange in general.

Opening Theme

#1: "Futakotome (二言目)" by Hitagi Senjougahara (Chiwa Saito) (TV Broadcast and BD/DVD: eps 1, 3)
#2: "marshmallow justice" by Karen Araragi (Eri Kitamura) (TV Broadcast: eps 2, 5-6; BD/DVD: eps 2, 4-7)
#3: "Hakkin Disco (白金ディスコ)" by Tsukihi Araragi (Yuka Iguchi) (TV Broadcast: eps 8-10; BD/DVD: eps 8-11)

Ending Theme

"Naisho no Hanashi (ナイショの話)" by ClariS

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