Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo (TV) is a 148-episode Japanese anime TV series based on a Japanese mystery manga series written by Youzaburou Kanari and illustrated by Fumiya Satou. Produced by Toei Animation and directed by Daisuke Nishio, the anime adaptation of the original manga aired on Nippon Television between April 7, 1997 and September 11, 2000, spanning 148 episodes plus one special episode.
Title: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo (TV) Synonyms: Les Enquetes de Kindaichi, Young Kindaichi’s Casebook, Kindaichi Case Files Japanese: 金田一少年の事件簿 Type: TV Episodes: 148 First Aired: April 7, 1997 Producers: Toei Animation Directed by: Daisuke Nishio Music by: Kaoru Wada Studio: Toei Animation Network: Nippon Television Genres: Mystery, Shounen Duration: 24 min. per ep. Rating: R – 17+ (violence & profanity) Prequel: Sequel: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns Others: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo, Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Specials, Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: Satsuriku no Deep Blue, Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: Kuromajutsu Satsujin Jiken-hen, Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: Shinigami Byouin Satsujin Jiken Opening Theme #1: “Confused Memories” by Yuko Tsuburaya Opening Theme #2: “meet again” by Laputa Opening Theme #3: “君がいるから‥ (Kimi ga iru kara..)” by Yui Nishiwaki Opening Theme #4: “Brave” by Grass Arcade Opening Theme #5: “Justice” by Miru Takayama with TWO-MIX Opening Theme #6: “Why? (Funky Version)” by Color Opening Theme #7: “Never Say Why, Never Say No” by 566 featuring Sayuri Nakano Ending Theme #01: “2人 (Futari)” by Rie Tomosaka Ending Theme #02: “Boo Bee Magic” by Sarina Suzuki Ending Theme #03: “Mysterious Night” by R-Orange Ending Theme #04: “White Page” by Platinum Pepper Family Ending Theme #05: “ジーンズ (Jeans)” by Ryoko Hirosue Ending Theme #06: “はてしなく青い空を見た (Hateshinaku Aoi Sora wo Mita)” by Yui Nishiwaki Ending Theme #07: “Believe Myself” by New Cinema Tokage Ending Theme #08: “Sink” by Plastic Tree Ending Theme #09: “コングラッチェ (Congrats)” by Cascade Ending Theme #10: “Ultrider” by Pencillin Ending Theme #11: “君がいるから‥ (Kimi ga iru kara..)” by Yui Nishiwaki
Kindachi Shounen no Jikenbo (TV) Synopsis
Kindaichi Hajime may seem stupid, but he is one of the smartest you will ever see. He encounters mysteries after mysteries with his close friend, Miyuki, and he swears to solve them in the name of his grandfather, who was a fantastic detective.