Hanamonogatari is 5-episode Japanese TV anime series based on Japanese light novel written by Nisio Isin and illustrated by Vofan. A 5-episode TV anime series adapting the remaining novel of the 2nd series, aired as a marathon on August 16, 2014. The anime’s debut first on the Tokyo MX TV station from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, and then the BS11 channel and the Niconico streaming service later that evening.
Title: Hanamonogatari Synonyms: Monogatari Series: Second Season +α Japanese: 花物語 Type: TV Episodes: 5 First Aired: Augustus 16, 2014 Season: Summer 2014 Producers: Aniplex, Shaft, Kodansha, Aniplex of AmericaL Directed by: Akiyuki Shinbō Produced by: Atsuhiro Iwakami, Mitsutoshi Kubota, Takuya Matsushita Written by: Muneo Nakamoto, Yukito Kizawa Music by: Kei Haneoka Studio: Shaft Network: Tokyo MX, BS11 Genres: Comedy, Mystery, Supernatural Duration: 25 min. per ep. Rating: R – 17+ (violence & profanity) Prequel: Owarimonogatari Sequel: Others: Opening Theme: “Hana Ato: Shirushi (花痕 -shirushi-)” by Marina Kawano Ending Theme: “the last day of my adolescence” by Suruga Kanbaru (Miyuki Sawashiro)
Hanamonogatari features Kanbaru Suruga and is set after Araragi Koyomi graduates from high school.