Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns is a 25-episode Japanese anime TV series based on a Japanese mystery manga series written by Yōzaburō Kanari and illustrated by Fumiya Satou. The weekly anime premieres on Saturday, April 5 at 5:30 p.m. on YTV, NTV, and Kodansha’s Weekly Shōnen Magazine’s affiliates.
Title: Kindachi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns English: The File of Young Kindaichi Returns Synonyms: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo R, Kindaichi Case Files Returns, Kindaichi Case Files R Japanese: 金田一少年の事件簿R【リターンズ】 Type: TV Episodes: 25 First Aired: April 5, 2014 Producers: Toei Animation Directed by: Yutaka Tsuchida Music by: Kaoru Wada Studio: Toei Animation Network: YTV, NTV Genres: Mystery, Shounen Duration: 24 min. per ep. Rating: R – 17+ (violence & profanity) Prequel: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo (TV) Sequel: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns 2nd Season Others: Opening Theme #1: “BRAND NEW STORY” by Shinsei Tokyo Performance Doll (新生・東京パフォーマンスドール) Opening Theme #2: “Yue ni, Matenrou (故に、摩天楼)” by MUCC Ending Theme #1: “Passcode 4854 (パスコード4854)” by Rei Yasuda Ending Theme #2: “Start Line (スタートライン)” by 7!!
Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns Synopsis
High school student Hajime Kindaichi is the supposed grandson of popular private detective Kosuke Kindaichi. Visiting Hong Kong for a fashion event with Kindaichi, our hero’s girlfriend Miyuki is seized by a stranger in a case of mistaken identity. The journey to save Miyuki itself results in yet another crime case.
Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns Characters List