Bakemonogatari

Alt titles: A Monster Story

TV (15 eps)
4.352 of 5 from 23,527 votes
Rank #215

Koyomi Araragi is an aloof boy who holds a strange, supernatural secret which inadvertently leads him to others with similar stories. Gods, spirits and afflictions can be pesky things, taking important memories or causing unusual tendencies – a fact that Koyomi and others are unfortunately aware of. Using the help of an eccentric homeless man, Koyomi is able to help new friends he meets along the way with their own paranormal conundrums…

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roriconfan's avatar by roriconfan on Apr 4, 2012
Score: 6.5/10

NOTICE: This review covers both the Nisemonogatari sequel, as well as the upcoming Kizumonogatari movie, since there is no difference amongst them to deserve separate analysis.

FIRST IMPRESSIONS Bakemonogatari (directly translated to English as Monstory) is a combination of so many themes and genres that individually it seems to be pure win. Yet eventually is just a big mess of good ideas... read more

staffordshire's avatar by staffordshire on Dec 29, 2014
Score: 6/10

Just finished watching Bakemonogatari...what can i say, it is a weird anime with weird animations. Anime itself is rated quite high and well, so i thought i will give it a go. The story is about a boy who was attacked by a vampire and now he heals fast and does not die easily. He is trying to help some other girls who have problems with spirits and other supernatural creatures.  Animations are good... read more

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Kizumonogatari Movie 2016

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