Vertical Announces Forthcoming Releases

Kodansha Comics announced at its New York Comic Con Metaverse panel that its Vertical imprint has licensed Suzuka Oda’s Pretty Boy Detective Club (Bishōnen Tanteidan) manga series based NisiOisin and Kinako’s Bishōnen Series novels. The company will release the manga in two-in-one omnibus editions starting in Summer 2021.

The publisher also announced that Vertical will release the Monogatari Series Final Season box set in Summer 2021. The box set will feature exclusive art by VOFAN, and it will include the following seven novels:

  • Tsukimonogatari (Possession Tale)
  • Koyomimonogatari Part 1 (Calendar Tale)
  • Koyomimonogatari Part 2
  • Owarimonogatari Part 1 (End Tale)
  • Owarimonogatari Part 2
  • Owarimonogatari Part 3
  • Zoku Owarimonogatari (End Tale Cont…)

Source: ANN

FUNimation Entertainment Adds the Remaining Monogatari Series Anime, Kill la Kill, ERASED, and Occultic;Nine

FUNimation Entertainment has announced that it will add the remaining “episodic series” in the Monogatari Series anime, as well as Kill la Kill, ERASED, and Occultic;Nine on May 12, 2020.

The Monogatari Series installments are all available in the United States and Canada, with Bakemonogatari also available in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The specific installments of the franchise that will be available beginning on May 12, 2020 include:

  • Bakemonogatari Episodes 13-15
  • Hanamonogatari (added to the existing Monogatari Series Second Season page)
  • Tsukimonogatari
  • Koyomimonogatari

FUNimation previously added the first 12 episodes of Bakemonogatari, as well as Nisemonogatari, Nekomonogatari (Black), the first two arcs of Monogatari Series Second Season (Hanamonogatari is the “third arc” of the series), and Owarimonogatari (Seasons 1-2) in March 2020.

Kill la Kill, ERASED, and Occultic;Nine will all be available in the United States and Canada.

Source: ANN

FUNimation Entertainment Adds the Monogatari Series Anime to Its Catalog

FUNimation Entertainment has announced that it will begin streaming the following anime from the Monogatari series in Japanese with English subtitles on March 3, 2020:

  • Bakemonogatari
  • Nisemonogatari
  • Nekomonogatari (Black)
  • Monogatari Series Second Season
  • Owarimonogatari (Seasons 1-2)

The Bakemonogatari anime will stream in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Ireland. The Monogatari Second Season, Nekomonogatari (Black), Nisemonogatari, and Owarimonogatari anime will stream in the United States and Canada.

Source: ANN