The Monogatari series is Ishin Nishio’s trademark work and Kizumonogatari is the very origin of the Monogatari series.
The Kizumonogatari series consists of three installments and the second installment, Kizumonogatari II [Nekketsu-hen], has been stirring up a huge wave of enthusiasm among all anime fans since its release on August 19.
Manga.Tokyo found out about an awesome promotional video released on their official website. This new video has some selected highlights from the movie.
The first one is a sweet scene with the movie’s main character Koyomi Araragi and the heroine Tubasa Hanekawa. The second scene is an epic, stylish battle scene between Koyomi Araragi and the three vampire hunters. We can also see some new aspects of the beautiful vampire, Kiss Shot Acerola Orion Heart Under Blade. If they ever make a contest for the longest name in anime, she should be one of the challengers.
Brief summary of the Kizumonogatari series
Kizumonogatari is originally a mystery novel series written by Ishin Nishio that has been adapted into anime. Nekketsu-hen is the second installment. The first installment, Tekketsu-hen, was released last January with a box-office revenue of more than 800 million JPY. It features the story of Koyomi Araragi who turns into a vampire in order to save a dying vampire lady. He then has to fight against three vampire hunters who stand in his way and persistently chase after him. Their mixed feelings will lead the boy to the next stage.
If you are new to this series, check out the first installment Kizumonogatari I: Tekketsu-hen and head straight to the movie theater!
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