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Thrill Hakase

Thrill Hakase (Manga)

Doctor Thrill (Synonyms), Dr. Thrill (Synonyms), Suriru Hakase (Synonyms), スリル博士 (Synonyms), スリル博士 長編科学まんが (Synonyms)

Dr. Thrill and his son Kenta are mystery aficionados who work as amateur detectives. Tezuka started writing stand alone chapters but, at the request of his editors, he later transformed Dr. Trill into a serial mystery.

Detective/s

Toukyou Hatsu Isekai Yuki

Toukyou Hatsu Isekai Yuki (Manga)

Departing from Tokyo... Bound for a Parallel World... (Synonyms), Departing Tokyo — Heading for a Strange Universe (Synonyms), From Tokyo to Another Universe (Synonyms), Leaving from Tokyo, Going to a Different Dimension (Synonyms), Saigo no Bansan (OHTAKE Masao) (Synonyms), Sent from Tokyo, Moving Towards Another Realm (Synonyms), The Last Supper (OHTAKE Masao) (Synonyms), Tokyo Hatsu Isekai Yuki (Synonyms), Toukyouhatsu Isekaiyuki (Synonyms), さいごのばんさん (OHTAKE Masao) (Synonyms), 最後の晩餐 (OHTAKE Masao) (Synonyms), 東京発 異世界行き (Synonyms), 東京発異世界行き (Synonyms)

A series of cleverly interconnected stories written from multiple POV's, tying together the quirky cast and a number of mysterious (and occasionally hilarious) occurrences in a certain suburb of Tokyo.The Last SupperTwo very unusual detectives investigate a murder and a dinner.

Alternate Universe Bank Robbery Collection of Stories Deafness Detective/s Firefighter/s Reunion/s Tokyo Train/s Transported to Another World

Uchi no Tantei Shirimasen ka?

Uchi no Tantei Shirimasen ka? (Manga)

Do You Know About the Detective in My House? (Synonyms), Do You Know My Detective? (Synonyms), Il mio Detective (Synonyms), Suspicious Facts (German) (Synonyms), ウチの探偵知りませんか? (Synonyms), 知道我家的侦探吗 (Synonyms), 美男子偵探事件簿 (Synonyms)

Private detective Ryuunosuke's powerful body holds a generous spirit. Although he's perpetually broke because he keeps doing jobs for free, his tender heart is also what brought him together with his lover. Like one of the stray cats he's always picking up, Ryuunosuke rescued Shigure from the streets when he was homeless and starving. Shigure may talk tough when Ryuunosuke can’t pay the rent, but he wouldn't change his lover for the world.

Animal Characteristics Bar/s Cross-dressing Detective/s Host/Hostess Mafia Okama Rescue Strong Seme Strong Uke

Usagi Tantei Monogatari

Usagi Tantei Monogatari (Manga)

Rabbit Detective Story (Synonyms), The Detective Stories about the Rabbit (Synonyms), うさぎ探偵物語 (Synonyms)

By the author of and and the artist of and .

Detective/s Rabbit/s

Chiisana Kyojin (ATAKA Tooya)

Chiisana Kyojin (ATAKA Tooya) (Manga)

小さな巨人 (安宅十也) (Synonyms)

N/A

Based on a Drama Detective/s

Isekai Houtei: Rebuttal Barrister

Isekai Houtei: Rebuttal Barrister (Manga)

Courtroom in another world, the rebutting strange law lawyer (Synonyms), 异世界法庭 (Synonyms), 異世界法廷〜反駁の異法弁護士 (Synonyms)

Yuuto Shiba is a 29-year old who, despite his desire to be a barrister, is a complete failure of a man. In a fit of drunkenness, he gets hit by a truck and dies. In the afterlife, he is brought into the world of Luanolde, and is tasked with implementing Japanese law into the country's court systems.

Clever Protagonist Crime/s Detective/s Elf/ves God/s Lawyer/s Nobility Parallel World/s Smart Male Lead Transported to Another World

Ji Xiong

Ji Xiong (Manhua)

Culprit Hunt (Synonyms), Hunt Down (Synonyms), Manhunt (Synonyms), 缉凶 (Synonyms)

21st Century Adult Protagonist Based on a Web Novel China Crime/s Detective/s Investigation Murder/s Non-BL with Two Male Leads Odd Situation/s

Juukei Hanazono

Juukei Hanazono (Manga)

Chungking Garden (Synonyms), 重慶花園 (Synonyms)

From :Haruhiko's older brother Seiichi suddenly stops sending letters in the middle of investigating the mysterious organization called PARK. Haruhiko crosses over to Hong Kong to pursue the whereabouts of his brother and encounters detective Kuwan who continues to investigate PARK. Kuwan comforts Haruhiko who is shaken with anxiety and loneliness and vows to protect Haruhiko with all of his power. But, because of his good looks, Haruhiko gets captured as a pet of PARK...!?

Detective/s Dog/s Investigation Italy Kidnapping/s Live-in Lover Older Seme Younger Uke Older Uke Younger Seme Rape Stepsiblings

Juunikyuu de Tsukamaete

Juunikyuu de Tsukamaete (Manga)

12 Signs of Zodiac (Synonyms), 12-kyuu de Tsukamaete (Synonyms), Catcher in the Horoscope (Synonyms), Horoskooppimysteerit (Synonyms), I Will Catch You With The Zodiacs (Synonyms), Junikyu de Tsukamaete (Synonyms), Zodiac Detective (Synonyms), Zodiac P.I (Synonyms), Zodiac P.I. (German) (Synonyms), Zodiac Private Investigator (Synonyms), 十二宮でつかまえて (Synonyms), 占星妙探 (Synonyms)

Lili is just like any other girl except she can foretell the future! This 'Zodiac PI' relies on horoscopes and astrology to help her solve crimes and track down criminals. When there's trouble a'brewing, she transforms herself into the magic Detective Spica and looks to the stars to guide her way. Before long, she is joined by her childhood friend, Hiromi, who dreams of becoming a detective as skilled as Lili. Soon, no astral investigation is too arduous for this dynamic duo! [Tokyopop]

Allergies Astrology Detective/s Fortune Teller Murder/s Partners Secret Identity Smart Female Lead Smart Male Lead Zodiac

Kabuki-chou Sherlock

Kabuki-chou Sherlock (Manga)

Case File nº221: Kabukicho (Synonyms), Кабукитё Сярокку (Synonyms), 歌舞伎町シャーロック (Synonyms), 歌舞伎町夏洛克 (Synonyms)

The East Side of Shinjuku Ward is the neon-lit Kabuki-chō district that stretches across the center of this chaotic city. Where light shines, there are also deep shadows. Yet even deep in this darkness where evildoers lurk, the light of a detective tenement shines. The tenement run by Mrs. Hudson has seven peculiar, shady individuals. The curtains has risen on this stage on the night when a bizarre murder by Jack the Ripper takes place. [ANN]

Detective/s Modern Era Sherlock Holmes

Kanbayashi & Kirika

Kanbayashi & Kirika (Manga)

Aka to Midori no Rondo (Synonyms), Cinderella wa Nido Warau (Synonyms), Fukigen na Hero (Synonyms), Fuuka no Whisper (Synonyms), Game ga Owaru Toki (Synonyms), Gyakuten no Trigger (Synonyms), Hananusubito ni Kiss o Sasagete (Synonyms), Hananusubito ni Kiss wo Sasagete (Synonyms), Heroine o Sagase (Synonyms), Heroine wo Sagase (Synonyms), Hikisakareta Silence (Synonyms), Ima Curtain ga Orosareru (Synonyms), Ima Maku ga Orosareru (Synonyms), Kindan no Focus (Synonyms), Kindan no Forecast (Synonyms), Kodoku na Miss Holmes (Synonyms), Kuro no Checkmate (Synonyms), Lady X Kagami no Naka no Watashi (Synonyms), Maria no Kokuin (Synonyms), Mou Hitori no Yuda (Synonyms), Nemurihime wa Mazamenai (Synonyms), Present ga Todokanai (Synonyms), Saigo no Birthday (Synonyms), Sleeping Beauty wa Mezamenai (Synonyms), Solitary Miss Holmes (Synonyms), Tenshi Kara no Love Letter (Synonyms), Tenshi Kara no Love-Letter (Synonyms), Yoiyami no Aria (Synonyms), Yume Miru Replicant (Synonyms), Yumemiru Replicant (Synonyms), もう一人のユダ (Synonyms), ガラスの旋律 (Synonyms), ゲームが終わるとき (Synonyms), シネラリアは二度笑う (Synonyms), ヒロインを探せ (Synonyms), プレゼントが届かない (Synonyms), マリアの刻印 (Synonyms), レディーX 鏡の中の私 (Synonyms), 不機嫌なヒーロー (Synonyms), 夢みるレプリカント (Synonyms), 天使からのラブレター (Synonyms), 孤独なミス・ホームズ (Synonyms), 宵闇のアリア (Synonyms), 引き裂かれたサイレンス (Synonyms), 最後のバースデイ (Synonyms), 眠り姫は目覚めない (Synonyms), 神林&キリカ (Synonyms), 神林&キリカシリーズ (Synonyms), 禁断のフォーカス (Synonyms), 花盗人にキスを捧げて (Synonyms), 赤と緑のロンド (Synonyms), 逆転のトリガー (Synonyms), 風花のウィスパー (Synonyms), 黒のチェックメイト (Synonyms)

Actress/es Detective/s Novelist Rivalry Strong Female Lead

Kantantei D & W

Kantantei D & W (Manga)

Coffin Detective D&W (Synonyms), Hitsugi Tantei D&W (Synonyms), Kantantei D&W (Synonyms), Vampire Detective D&W (Synonyms), 棺探偵D&W (Synonyms)

Due to his powerful, wolf-like sense of smell, Aoki Juurou finds murder victims a little too often, causing some cops to suspect him of being involved. This particular case begins when he discovers the body of the idol Komori Erie by following the strong scent of her blood. After dealing with the police, Aoki takes the details of the case to the vampiric shut-in Hisato, who has his own mysterious powers. If Hisato can solve the case, Aoki can take justice into his own hands or claws.

Blood as a Theme Corpses Crime/s Detective/s Determined Protagonist Hikikomori Long-Haired Male Lead Murder/s Mysterious Elements Vigilante/s

Karasu ni Diamond

Karasu ni Diamond (Manga)

Cherry Blossom Fall (Synonyms), Flora (Ootsuki Miu) (Synonyms), カラスにダイヤモンド (Synonyms), 乌鸦钻石 (Synonyms)

Countryside Detective/s Flashbacks Florist Glasses-Wearing Male Lead Jealousy Opposites Attract Student-Student Relationship Tattoo/s Unexpressed Feeling/s

Karasuma Kyouko no Jikenbo

Karasuma Kyouko no Jikenbo (Manga)

Karasuma Kyouko (Synonyms), Kyoko Karasuma (Synonyms), Kyoko Karasuma no jikenbo (Synonyms), Kyôko Karasuma, inspecteur à Asakusa (French) (Synonyms), Případy Kjóko Karasumy (Synonyms), The Case Files of Karasuma Kyoko (Synonyms), The Case Reports of Karasuma Kyouko (Synonyms), Тёмные материалы Кёко Карасумы (Synonyms), 烏丸響子の事件簿 (Synonyms)

After 2050, Tokyo. The sixteen-year-old gifted police detective Kyouko Karasuma works for a special devision in the Asakusa Police Department. Her rather abnormal cases involve: fighting oni, tengu, and other monsters from Asian myths and legends. The modern art by the character designer of works very well with the action-heavy story line and the overall art improves with each volume.

Demon/s Detective/s Male Demographic with Female Lead Oni Police Strong Female Lead Youkai

Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo - Tanpenshuu

Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo - Tanpenshuu (Manga)

Challenges of Young Kindaichi - Collected Special Short Files (Synonyms), Kindaichi File (Synonyms), Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo - Short File Series (Synonyms), Penyiasat Remaja: Cabaran Remaja Kindaichi (Synonyms), Young Kindaichi's Casebook Special (Synonyms), Young Kindaichi’s Casebook: Short Stories (Synonyms), 「金田一少年の事件簿」短編集 (Synonyms)

Collections of special short stories where, once again, Kindaichi and Miyuki are caught up in various crimes and obliged to solve them. The individual mysteries span from two to four chapters.

Adapted to Anime Childhood Friend/s Crime/s Criminal/s Detective/s Episodic High School Student/s Investigation Murder/s Police

Koohii Jikan

Koohii Jikan (Manga)

Coffee Jikan (Synonyms), Coffee Time (Synonyms), Kōhī Jikan (Synonyms), 珈琲時間 (Synonyms)

This is a collection of 17 short stories that all involve coffee in some way.

Bespectacled Protagonist Coffee Collection of Stories Detective/s Dishonest Protagonist Family Food Middle-Aged Protagonist Secret Identity Variations on a Theme

Kui Tan

Kui Tan (Manga)

Kui-Tan (Synonyms), Kuitan (Synonyms), The Case Files of the Gourmand Detective (Synonyms), The Great Gourmand, Great Detective Mr. Seiya Takano (Synonyms), Vua ăn phá án (Synonyms), 为食神探 (Synonyms), 喰いタン (Synonyms), 절대미각 식탐정 (Synonyms)

Adapted to JDrama Clever Protagonist Coincidental Connections Cooking Crime/s Criminal/s Dedicated Protagonist Detective/s Episodic Food

Kyuuso wa Cheese no Yume o Miru

Kyuuso wa Cheese no Yume o Miru (Manga)

Das Spiel von Katz und Maus (German) (Synonyms), Il Gioco del Gatto e del Topo (Italian) (Synonyms), Kyuuso wa Cheese no Yume wo Miru (Synonyms), Le Jeu du chat et de la souris 1 (French) (Synonyms), The Cornered Mouse Dreams of Cheese (Synonyms), Zabawa w kotka i myszkę 1 (Polish) (Synonyms), 优柔有情人 (Synonyms), 爱在末路之境 (Synonyms), 穷途之鼠的奶酪 (Synonyms), 窮鼠はチーズの夢を見る (Synonyms), 窮鼠夢見起司 (Synonyms)

Ambiguous Feelings Bisexual Character/s Blackmail Cheating/Infidelity Detective/s Indecisive Protagonist Live-in Lover Love Triangle/s Possessive Lover/s Unrequited Love

Meitantei Otono Jun no Jikenbo

Meitantei Otono Jun no Jikenbo (Manga)

Great Detective Jun Otono's Casebook (Synonyms), The Casebook of the Famous Detective Jun Otono (Synonyms), 名探偵音野順の事件簿 (Synonyms)

N/A

Detective/s

Nijuu Mensou no Musume

Nijuu Mensou no Musume (Manga)

20 Mensou no Musume (Synonyms), Chiko, Heiress of the Phantom Thief (Synonyms), Hatachi Mensou no Musume (Synonyms), Nijū-Mensō no Musume (Synonyms), The Daughter of Twenty Faces (Synonyms), 二十面相の娘 (Synonyms), 二十面相娘 (Synonyms)

Chiko has been leading a lonely life because of her parents death. Together with the Phantom Thief Nijū-Mensō (20-Faces), she sets out on a journey into the real world. She gradually changes as she encounters new friends and places. But strange events start happening around the "Legacy of the 20-Faces". So Chiko has to move forward, regardless of how checkered her life will become.

Adapted to Anime Detective/s Guardian Relationship Heir/Heiress Inheritance Loneliness Orphan/s Smart Female Lead Strong Female Lead Thief/ves