Kizumonogatari was an anime series that ran from 2016 to 2017. In total 3 episodes of Kizumonogatari were aired. Kizumonogatari has no reported filler. Prequel to Bakemonogatari. Koyomi Araragi, a second year high school student at Naoetsu High School, befriends Tsubasa Hanekawa, the top honors student at his school. Tsubasa mentions a rumor about a "blonde vampire" that has been sighted around their town recently. Koyomi, who is usually anti-social, takes a liking to Tsubasa's down-to-earth personality.