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Synonyms: Monogatari Series: Second Season +α
Japanese: 花物語


Type: TV
Episodes: 5
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 16, 2014
Producers: Aniplex, Shaft, Kodansha
Duration: 25 min. per episode
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)
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Hanamonogatari features Suruga Kanbaru and is set after Koyomi Araragi graduates from high school.

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Adaptation: Monogatari Series: Second Season
Prequel: Monogatari Series: Second Season

Characters & Voice Actors

Araragi, Koyomi
Araragi, Koyomi
Kamiya, Hiroshi
Kamiya, Hiroshi
Kanbaru, Suruga
Kanbaru, Suruga
Sawashiro, Miyuki
Sawashiro, Miyuki
Kaiki, Deishu
Kaiki, Deishu
Kanbaru, Tooe
Neya, Michiko
Neya, Michiko


Shinbou, Akiyuki
Sawashiro, Miyuki
Theme Song Performance
Kawano, Marina
Theme Song Performance
Haneoka, Kei

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Aug 17, 2014
Watching Hanamonogatari is like reading your favorite book on a weekend afternoon. And essentially, it is adapted from a novel written by NisiOisin. But rather than adapting it as a full TV series, Hanamonogatari debuts as a 5-episode show that offers more than just a sensational appeal to its fans. Hanamongatari (literally translated as Flower Story) is like a flower – beautiful, elegant, and has the pedals that shine like no other. For its creativity and cleverly thought out written story, we witness the story of Suruga Kanbaru and what her life is like after Koyomi Araragi graduates from high school.

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There are numerous characters and their characteristics that exist in anime community, starting from the most common and arguably the most famous, tsundere, to kuudere, darudere, megadere, yandere, dandere and many more. However, those who have either read or seen any of nisioisin's--the writer of monogatari series and katanagatari above others--work would know that the characters he make are quite something else. They are obviously not normal, thus letting the story progress without boring the viewers/readers, but they are complex. They get angry like a normal person would, they get happy like a normal person would, they cry like a normal person would, and most read more
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Opening Theme

"the last day of my adolescence" by Miyuki Sawashiro

Ending Theme

"Shirushi (花痕 -shirushi-)" by Marina Kawano

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