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Monogatari’s Hitagi Senjougahara Featured in New Promo Video

Monogarari’s Hitagi Senjougahara Featured in New Promo Video

Monogatari Series: Off & Monster Season, the latest adaptation of Nisioisin’s long-running Monogatari light novels, is set to premiere July 6.

Now we’ve got a fresh promo video for the adaptation, focused on the character Hitagi Senjougahara, as played by Chiwa Saito.

The Off & Monster Season anime is being directed by Midori Yoshizawa (Magia Record: Puella Magi Madoka Magica Side Story), with Akiyuki Shinbo supervising, serving as chief director and co-writing with Fuyashi Tou. The series also marks the return of character designer and chief animation director Akio Watanabe at anime studio SHAFT.

Crunchyroll streams various Monogatari anime series and describes the original Bakemonogatari story like so:

“Bakemonogatari” (translated “Ghost Story”) was written by Nisioisin, one of the most popular writers in Japan, and the series consists of 5 different stories. Thanks to Meme Oshino, Koyomi Araragi, a high school student, is able to remain a human after coming across a female vampire…

Source: MyAnimeList

Matt Schley

Matt Schley (rhymes with "guy") lives in Tokyo, and has been OUSA's "man in Japan" since 2012. He's also written about anime and Japanese film for the Japan Times, Screen Daily and more.