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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
Premiered: Summer 2011
Broadcast: Unknown
Licensors: Viz Media
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Manga
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 8.131 (scored by 45,738 users)
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Ranked: #3962
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Popularity: #826
Members: 85,437
Favorites: 504
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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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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
Kurotabou
Supporting
Toriumi, Kousuke
Japanese
Kappa
Supporting
Yabe, Masahito
Japanese
Ienaga, Kana
Supporting
Hirano, Aya
Japanese

Staff

Fukuda, Michio
Director
Gouda, Hozumi
Sound Director
Fujiwara, Yoshiyuki
Episode Director, Storyboard
Usui, Fumiaki
Episode Director, Animation Director


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




More reviewsReviews

Jul 26, 2011
SerB3128 (All reviews)
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
Jul 24, 2015
Allen-KT (All reviews)
Here you can see the true meaning of underrated anime.

Starting here, i need to say that first season wasn't really good. But differently from most people i've enjoyed it pretty much specially because of Rikuo's growth. When i watched it i could see a completely different person from the beggining, with more courage to fight and other things.

However in season 2 i felt like the season one was completely shit. Here you have more fights, more strong villains, more ACTION! If the first season could be boring sometimes for being "slow" the second one is completely different! Training, fights, Rikuo's father story, Nurarihyon story... This read more
May 26, 2016
Angel_Apocalypse (All reviews)
oh my... this is one of the series that surpasses the prequel!!!!

it is action packed with much excitement and great characters. The Nura clan is one yokai clan with lovable but lethal characters. I love Kubinashi, Kappa and Tsurara!!! I just find the ending a bit of WTF!! i did not like how it ended. it should be something more adrenaline pumping sort of ending which would led us to anticipate for season 3 or even maybe another scheme to make us demand for a new season.

That feeling when you are so pump up with the climax but then stopped in an instant?! That's just read more
Oct 1, 2012
Yui_Haruna (All reviews)
"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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