What would you like to edit?

Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Tsukimonogatari: Yotsugi Doll, Monogatari Final Season
Japanese: 憑物語
English: Tsukimonogatari
More titles


Type: TV
Episodes: 4
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 31, 2014
Premiered: Fall 2014
Broadcast: Wednesdays at 22:00 (JST)
Producers: Aniplex
Licensors: Aniplex of America
Studios: Shaft
Source: Light novel
Genres: ComedyComedy, MysteryMystery, SupernaturalSupernatural, EcchiEcchi
Duration: 26 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)


Score: 8.101 (scored by 221817221,817 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #4462
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #490
Members: 390,672
Favorites: 947

External Links

Streaming Platforms

Ranked #446Popularity #490Members 390,672
Add to List
Episodes: /4
* Your list is public by default.


Koyomi Araragi is studying hard in preparation for his college entrance exams when he begins to notice something very strange: his reflection no longer appears in a mirror, a characteristic of a true vampire. Worried about the state of his body, he enlists the help of the human-like doll Yotsugi Ononoki and her master Yozuru Kagenui, an immortal oddity specialist.

Quickly realizing what is wrong with him, Yozuru gives him two choices: either abstain from using the vampiric abilities he received from Shinobu Oshino, or lose his humanity forever.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]


Tsukimonogatari is set after Koimonogatari (Hitagi End arc) of Monogatari Series Second Season, but prior to the events of Hanamonogatari.

Related Anime

Characters & Voice Actors


Shinbou, Akiyuki
Director, Series Composition
Itamura, Tomoyuki
Director, Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Miyamoto, Yukihiro
Episode Director
Okada, Kenjirou
Episode Director


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Orange Mint (オレンジミント)" by Yotsugi Ononoki (Saori Hayami)

Ending Theme

"border" by ClariS

Dec 31, 2014
What a way to cap off the year of 2014. Tsukimonogatari may be only 4 episodes but these captures the point of the series quite well. In retrospect, we get Araragi with his presence in this show that is well felt in the beginning. To top things off, these four episodes captures the very essence of what the Monogatari franchise should be. Produced with Shaft at the steering wheel and a mission to adapt the novel, Tsukimonogatari is quite something that ought to be remembered.

Of course, any fan familiar with the Monogatari franchise should know its unorthodox style. Tsukimonogatari is no different despite being just ...
Dec 31, 2014
Wow coming into Tsukimonogatari i knew i was gonna get a different vibe from Hana from the start. The reason i liked tsuki more than hana is because hana seemed liked a conclusion and conclusions aren't really "fun" per say, they are just to wrap everything up. With Tsuki we are getting more plot progression and ALOT of foreshadowing. Honestly for those who don't know even the littlest hints of spoilers these foreshadowing will go over your head. When Oshino Ouji states that "the more u lose the more you mature" it just gave me chills cuz after seeing hana (which is the last part ...
Sep 6, 2015
Mixed Feelings
After spending alot of time without touching the 'monogatari' suffix, I decided it was time to get my daily dose of insanity by watching Tsukimonogatari. It was kind of a good decision, I guess.

I'll start with the bad points.

Tuskimonogatari (and probably the entire franchise, if that's the right word) has a problem with keeping the viewer's attention, I've come to acknowledge. This is something I've talked to my friends about, and they all share the same problem that is getting lost in the middle of the dialogue only to rewind so they don't miss any important information. It is like this because the pace ...

Interest Stacks

16 Entries · 1 Restacks
50 Entries · 1 Restacks
22 Entries · 19 Restacks


Recent News

North American Anime & Manga Releases for September

North American Anime & Manga Releases for September

Here are the North American Anime & Manga releases for September Week 1: September 1 - 7 Anime Releases Argevollen Collection 1 DVD Argevollen Collection 1 Blu-r...read more

Monogatari Series: Final Season's 'Owarimonogatari' Anime In-Production

Monogatari Series: Final Season's 'Owarimonogatari' Anime In-Production

Animator Hiroko Kazui's official website has been updated to include storyboard work on the anime adaptation of Monogatari Series: Final Season's Owarimono...read more

Recent Forum Discussion

Bluagrana33 - Sep 3
33 replies by rog1gor »»
Sep 6, 12:48 AM
Poll: Tsukimonogatari Episode 4 Discussion ( 1 2 3 4 )
Stark700 - Dec 31, 2014
196 replies by ELuck42 »»
Sep 4, 10:35 PM
what do you guys think of tsukimonogatari? overhated or whatever else
Aryeh-kun - Jun 15, 2021
23 replies by Lucifrost »»
May 28, 11:23 AM
Poll: Tsukimonogatari Episode 2 Discussion
Stark700 - Dec 31, 2014
48 replies by BetaMaleUltra »»
Apr 27, 4:12 PM
Poll: Tsukimonogatari Episode 1 Discussion ( 1 2 )
Stark700 - Dec 31, 2014
96 replies by BetaMaleUltra »»
Apr 25, 1:10 AM

Recent Featured Articles

In Numbers: The Best Anime of the Decade

In Numbers: The Best Anime of the Decade

What's the #1 anime of the 2010s? Which year was the best? What studio had the most hits? We have the answers to all these questions and more!

by Shymander


Top 15 Anime Characters with Big Eyebrows

Top 15 Anime Characters with Big Eyebrows

Aside from a character’s eyes and mouth, eyebrows also play an important part in the character design of an anime character. And sometimes these anime character's eyebrows are painted on pretty thick! Let’s take a look at some of these majestic eyebrows!

by Ai_Sakura