Nurarihyon no Mago: Sennen Makyou


Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan - Demon Capital

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Alternative Titles

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
English: Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan - Demon Capital
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Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 3, 2011 to Dec 18, 2011
Premiered: Summer 2011
Broadcast: Sundays at 17:30 (JST)
Licensors: VIZ Media
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, SupernaturalSupernatural
Theme: MythologyMythology
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.941 (scored by 8376783,767 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #7202
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #1432
Members: 163,322
Favorites: 642

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Synopsis

Long before Rikuo Nura was born, the legendary youkai Nurarihyon, leader of a "Night Parade of One Hundred Demons," fell in love with a human woman. Though the two would initially find happiness, a threat from the terrifying fox-demon Hagoromo Gitsune would get in the way of their relationship.

In the present, Rikuo has taken his rightful place as the heir to the Nura Clan. While he has accepted his youkai side, he must continue to maintain the secret of youkai, a difficult task when faced with the Keikain onmyouji clan and his youkai-obsessed friend, Kiyotsugu. Even so, Rikuo will do what he must to protect those important to him.

The reappearance of the sinister Hagoromo Gitsune marks the start of Rikuo's most fearsome trial yet. The frightening creature bears a personal vendetta against his family and will stop at nothing to see her dream come to fruition. The world stands at a precipice, an all-out war that will drag Rikuo centerstage.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Background

VIZ Media released the TV broadcast version of Nurarihyon no Mago: Sennen Makyou on Blu-ray and DVD in North America. They later explained this was the version the Japanese licensors provided them with, and it wasn't possible to obtain the uncut home video version.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Nurarihyon

Supporting
Yusa, Kouji
Japanese

Kubinashi

Supporting
Sakurai, Takahiro
Japanese

Kappa

Supporting
Yabe, Masahito
Japanese

Kurotabou

Supporting
Toriumi, Kousuke
Japanese

Zen

Supporting
Sugita, Tomokazu
Japanese

Staff

Fukuda, Michio
Director
Gouda, Hozumi
Sound Director


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Opening Theme

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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)
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Ending Theme

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




Reviews

Jul 26, 2011
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 ...
Mar 14, 2017
Mixed Feelings
I really got into this anime because I was looking for something short to watch that was on Netflix. After having seen all the other good ones that Netflix had to offer, I kinda fell to this one as a last resort, and it is just fine (6/10) - nothing too special, nothing too bad either.

The story is all over the place - The overall plot follows Rikuo Nurarihyon, a young yokai leader, who tries to bring his demon clan (who actually helps people rather than hurt them) to overcome the evil Hagorome Gitsune, the evil leader of the Tokyo demon clan. The story ...
Oct 20, 2019
THIS REVIEW CONTAINS A SPOILER THAT IS CLEARLY LABELLED
Quite a number of years late to the party, but here we go. The show is a well produced piece of shounen that has some glaring issues that I believe will make or break it for some people. Here's where it did for me:

Voice Acting:
The main character's - Rikuo - VA is terrible - for both seasons (I watched the subbed version). You obviously tell how out of his voice range he was doing yokai form. It has the same strain a lot of female voices have when they're doing a "deep manly" voice. The only time ...

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