Tsukimonogatari may be the best of the side stories and it sets the stage perfectly for the third season of Monogatari. Don’t worry, it’s not a cliffhanger ending or anything like that where you have to worry if that third season is actually coming. It’s supposed to be coming and I’ll leave it at that because we all know how the anime industry can change without warning. They left off where you might be okay if they didn’t continue the series but you’d still be disappointed with the unfinished story.
Let’s dwelve into the meat of this. While the cover for Tsukimonogatari is Yotsugi Doll, she is not the main focus of Tsukimonogatari. She does play a big role in it but the main protagonist this time is actually Koyomi with a slice of Shinobu. Koyomi and Shinobu narrate most of these shows with Koyomi doing the main narration. This series gives some background on Yotsugi Doll and on Koyomi’s vampire history and you’ll see him experiencing some changes. What does this mean for the series going forward? You’ll have to watch to find out. Continue readingby