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Japanese name: Nisemonogatari
Japanese name: 偽物語
English name:
Dates: January 7, 2012-March 17, 2012 (January 8, 2012-March 18, 2012)
Broadcast time: Saturday, 24:00-24:30 (Sunday, 12:00-12:30 am)
Number of episodes: 11
Animation Studio: Shaft
Production Company: Aniplex, Kodansha, Shaft
Broadcaster: Tokyo MX
Creator(s): Nisio Isin (novel series)
Series Director: Tomoyuki Itamura, Akiyuki Shinbo
Episode Director(s): Tomoyuki Itamura, Yuki Yase, Yukihiro Miyamoto, Shunsuke Ishikawa, Yoshihito Mikamo
Producer(s): Atsuhiro Iwakami, Takuya Matsushita, Mitsutoshi Kubota
Planning: Fuyashi Tou (series composition), Akiyuki Shinbo (series composition)
Storyboard(s): Tomoyuki Itamura, Yuki Yase, Yasuhiro Mori, Yasutoshi Iwasaki, Takashi Kawabata
Writer(s): Yukito Kizawa
Art Director: Hisaharu Iijima
Art Design: Morihito Ohara (set), Jin Hibino (color)
Character Designer(s): Akio Watanabe
Animator(s): Akio Watanabe (chief director), Nobuhiro Sugiyama (director), Genki Matsumoto (director), Kazuya Shiotsuki (director), Takuji Mogi (director), Nozomi Ushijima (director), Shinichiro Kajiura (director), Hiroki Yamamura (director), Tatsuyuki Maeda (director), Yoshiaki Ito (director), Akihisa Takano (director), Tomoyuki Abe (director), Kosuke Murayama (layout director)
Music: Akatsuki Shinto
Sound: Yota Tsuruoka (director)
Voice Actors
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Genre(s): adventure, fantasy, horror, supernatural creatures, vampires, ghosts, teenagers
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Note(s): This series continues Bakemonogatari (2009).

To see what other animated programs were out at the same time as Nisemonogatari go to the Chronology of Animation.

Note on finding copies of programs:
Unfortunately I lack the time or resources to help people find copies of anime television programs. I have put together a web List of Online Video and Book Stores that will be useful to find copies in the United States, some other countries, and one Japanese store. There are other similar stores on the Internet around the world that might be able to supply the DVDs, LDs, VCDs, or video tapes that are desired. Check my Japanese Animation Information page for links to Internet resources that may have further information. I am not involved in trading materials from my own collection. I am still waiting to see most of the programs in this List of Anime Television Series and would be happy to find sources for many of them.

Because of these circumstances I will not respond to requests for help to find these types of materials.

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