Monogatari is a pretty popular anime series, and we have decided to make an easy-to-follow Monogatari watch order for all the fans. Before we move forward, Please note that this guide is only for the anime series and not for the novels. This Monogatari series order includes how to watch Monogatari series episodes, movies, and OVA. The series can be observed in multiple orders like chronological order, release order, and the order recommended by the author of Monogatari, Nisio Isin.
Monogatari anime series is inspired by a light novel series written by Nisio Isin and illustrated by Vofan. The story of the anime series revolves around koyomi Araragi, a high school student who outlives a vampire assault. This encounter with the supernatural sends him in a direction and quest where he faces many different people who play a more significant part in a story. Koyomi finds himself helping girls entangled with various supernatural species, which often is the cause of their emotional and mental issues.
The Monogatari series has been animated multiple times by studio shaft. Monogatari season 1 had 30 episodes and was broadcasted in Japan from July 2009 and December 2012. The next Season of Monogatari had 28 episodes and was released in 2013. The third and the last Season of Monogatari comprised of 42 episodes and aired from December 2014 and June 2019. After that, a prequel anime film trilogy titled KizuMonogatari was released in 2016 and 2017, respectively.
Here’s the most straightforward Monogatari watch order every Monogatari fan should follow
Watch Order Based On Season-Wise Release
|First season||Second season||Final season|
|Bakemonogatari (2009)Nisemonogatari (2012)Nekomonogatari Black (2012)||Monogatari Series Second Season (2013)Nekomonogatari (White) (Episodes 1-6)Kabukimonogatari (Episodes 7-11)Otorimonogatari (Episodes 12-16)Onimonogatari (Episodes 17-20)Koimonogatari (Episodes 21-26)Hanamonogatari (2014)||Tsukimonogatari (2014)Owarimonogatari (2015)Koyomimonogatari (2016)Kizumonogatari Part 1: Tekketsu (2016)Kizumonogatari Part 2: Nekketsu (2016)Kizumonogatari Part 3: Reiketsu (2017)Owarimonogatari 2nd Season (2017)Zoku Owarimonogatari (2018)Monogatari Chronological Watch OrderKizumonogatari Part 1: Tekketsu (2016)Kizumonogatari Part 2: Nekketsu (2016)Kizumonogatari Part 3: Reiketsu (2017)Koyomimonogatari (Koyomi Stone) (Episode 1)Nekomonogatari: KuroBakemonogatariKoyomimonogatari (Koyomi Sand) (Episode 3)Koyomimonogatari (Koyomi Water) (Episode 4)Koyomimonogatari (Koyomi Wind) (Episode 5)Nisemonogatari KabukimonogatariOnimonogatariOwarimonogatari (Episodes 8-13)Nekomonogatari (White)Owarimonogatari (Episodes 1-7)OtorimonogatariKoimonogatariTsukimonogatari Owarimonogatari 2nd SeasonZoku Owarimonogatari HanamonogatariKoyomimonogatari (Episode 2; Episodes 6-12)|
Watch Order Based On The Release
|Bakemonogatari in 2009 Nisemonogatari in 2012 Nekomonogatari: Kuro in 2012 Monogatari Series: Second Season in 2013 Nekomonogatari (Episodes 1-6)Kabukimonogatari (Episodes 7-11) Otorimonogatari (Episodes 12-16) Onimonogatari (Episodes 17-20)Koimonogatari (Episodes 21-26) Hanamonogatari in 2014 Tsukimonogatari in 2014 Owarimonogatari in 2015 Owarimonogatari 2nd Season in 2017||Kizumonogatari Part 1: Tekketsu released in 2016Kizumonogatari Part 2: Nekketsu released in 2016Kizumonogatari Part 3: Reiketsu released in 2017Zoku Owarimonogatari in 2018||Okitegami Kyouko no Bibouroku x Monogatari (2014)Nisekoimonogatari (2015)Koyomimonogatari (2016)||Bakemonogatari Recap (2009)Nekomonogatari: Kuro Recap (2013) Koyomi History (2016)Owarimonogatari 2nd Season Recaps (2017)|
Watch Order Recommended By The Author
|First season||Second Season||Third season|
|Bakemonogatari Kizumonogatari Part 1: Tekketsu Kizumonogatari Part 2: Nekketsu Kizumonogatari Part 3: Reiketsu Nisemonogatari Nekomonogatari Black||Nekomonogatari (White)KabukimonogatariHanamonogatari OtorimonogatariOnimonogatariKoimonogatari||TsukimonogatariKoyomimonogatariOwarimonogatari Owarimonogatari 2nd SeasonZoku Owarimonogatari|