The official YouTube channel for Kodansha‘s Weekly Shōnen Magazine began streaming an anime promotional video by SHAFT for Oh! good‘s manga adaptation of NisiOisin‘s Bakemonogatari novels on Thursday. The video commemorates Thursday’s launch of the manga’s sixteenth compiled information amount, by which the story is entering its final stage.


The promotional video features a returning workers. Director of the Bakemonogatari television anime Akiyuki Simbo directed the video and wrote the storyboard. The cast returns from the television anime and consists of:

  • Hiroshi Kamiya as Koyomi Araragi
  • Chiwa Saito as Hitagi Senjougahara
  • Emiri Katō as Mayoi Hachikuji
  • Miyuki Sawashiro as Suruga Kanbaru
  • Kana Hanazawa as Nadeko Sengoku
  • Yui Horie as Tsubasa Hanekawa

The manga entered its climax in July 2019.

The manga went on hiatus in July 2019 as a consequence of Oh! good‘s sudden illness, and it resumed in September 2019.

Vertical is releasing the distinctive novels in English, and it began releasing the manga in October 2019. The agency describes the story:

One day, high-school scholar Koyomi Araragi catches a girl named Hitagi Senjougahara when she journeys. But—rather a lot to his shock—she wouldn’t weigh one thing. At all. She says an encounter with a so-called “crab” took away all her weight … Monsters have been proper right here as a result of the beginning. Always. Everywhere.

The manga launched in Weekly Shōnen Magazine in March 2018

Oh! good is known for creating the gathering Air Gear, Junk Story – Tetsukuzu Monogatari, and Tenjho Tenge, which all impressed anime. He has moreover labored on the story and paintings for fairly a couple of manga much like Burn Up!, Five, Himiko-Den, Majin -Devil-, Naked Star, and Silky Whip. Additionally, he labored on end card illustrations for the anime assortment Arakawa Under the Bridge x Bridge and Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches.

NisiOisin‘s novel assortment began with the two-volume Bakemonogatari story in 2006, and it served because the premise for the first anime adaptation of the novels in 2009. The novel assortment’ “final season” ended with Zoku Owarimonogatari in September 2014, nevertheless it certainly featured a teaser for “Monogatari Series, Next Season Tsugimonogatari.” Four “Off Season” novels — Orokamonogatari, Wazamonogatari, Nademonogatari, and Musubimonogatari — shipped in October 2015, January 2016, July 2016, and on January 2017, respectively. The novel assortment’ “Monster Season” launched with the Shinobumonogatari novel in July 2017. The newest novel, Shinomonogatari, shipped in Japan on August 19.

Aniplex of America is releasing the anime variations of the Monogatari Series in North America. The newest anime throughout the franchise, Zoku Owarimonogatari, premiered in November 2018.

Sources: Shonen Magazine’s YouTube channel by means of Nijimen, Comic Natalie