New 2 Hour Special’s Airdate Finally Revealed

Detective Conan Friday Roadshow Magazine ScanAnnounced almost a year ago back in January 2014, the two hour TV special The Disappearance of Edogawa Conan ~The Worst Two Days in History~, which intends to celebrate 20 years of the manga, has finally been given an airdate. It will be airing on Japanese television Friday, December 26th, at 9.00 pm.

In addition, it was also revealed that Teruyuki Kagawa and Ryouko Hirosue, two noteworthy Japanese actors, will be lending their voices to characters of this special. Kagawa will be voicing a hitman and Hirosue the manager of a magazine.

Thanks to Tuntun for the information.

Magic Kaito 1412 Episodes 7 through 10 Confirmed; “Phantom Lady” to Be Adapted for the First Time

As a follow-up to the recent confirmation of the first six episodes of Magic Kaito 1412, episodes seven through ten have also been confirmed:

Nov 15—Ep 7 / Based on Chapter 4
“Kuroba Kaito’s Busy Holiday”

Nov 22—Ep 8 / Based on Chapter 10
“The Adult’s Charm”

Nov 29—Ep 9 / Based on Chapters 29-30
“Phantom Lady”

Dec 6—Ep 10 / Based on Chapters 29-30*

This batch will include the first ever adaptation of the “Phantom Lady” two-parter from the Magic Kaito manga. Additionally, episode ten’s title of “Ryoma” suggests it will incorporate elements from the Conan and Kid showdown from the main Detective Conan series. Whether or not it will be a retelling from Kid’s point of view is not yet confirmed.

Special thanks to Conan#1

Ending 49 to Debut in January

ValsheAfter a new opening from Mai Kuraki which began airing last week, a new ending for the Detective Conan anime has just been  announced.  Entitled “君への嘘 (Kimi e no Uso)” or “Lie to You”,  it will be sung by VALSHE who had made her debut in the anime with the recent 37th opening “Butterfly Core”.

The song will be released in Japan on the February 4th, 2015 with its first broadcast date yet to be revealed.

Source:  Valshe’s Official Website

Detective Conan Episode 756 Now Streaming on Crunchyroll

Detective Conan 756

Detective Conan Episode 756–“The Tragedy of the Red Woman (Revenge)”–is now available to stream here on Crunchyroll. The video is available to both subscribers and non-paying members alike.

It also appears confirmed that episodes will be available to both subscribers and non-paying members at the time it is added to the site, with no early access for premium members–at least, for the time being.

Opening 39 to Begin Early with Episode 757

Detective Conan Episode 757 Thumbnail NTVAccording to a program listing on NTV’s website, the episode airing November 1st will come with the premiere of the series’ thirty-ninth opening: “Dynamite” by Mai Kuraki. It was previously announced that the song would be the theme song to the upcoming two-hour special The Disappearance of Edogawa Conan ~The Two Worst Days in History~ when it premieres in December. This marks a notably short run for the current opening– “Greed” by newcomers KNOCK OUT MONKEY–which will be replaced after appearing in only twelve episodes.

Special thanks to Conan#1 for the tip


Interview with Gosho Aoyama in January

Ask Gosho dayAs has been the case in the last few years, Gosho Aoyama will once again be taking up some of his time during his Christmas and New Year holidays to answer several questions from fans surrounding the Detective Conan manga and his work in general. This annual encounter, the “Let’s Talk with Aoyama Gosho-sensei Day“, is set to be held on January 3rd, 2015 in the Gosho Aoyama Manga Factory located in Hokuei, Aoyama’s hometown, in the Tottori Prefecture.

Detective Conan Episode 754 Now Streaming on Crunchyroll; Full Simulcast Details Revealed

Detective Conan 754After a long wait, Detective Conan is finally making its simulcast debut! Episode 754—”The Tragedy of the Red Woman (Steam)”—is now available for viewing on Crunchyroll’s website, complete with English subtitles. To watch the episode, click here.

New episodes will be added every Tuesday at 3:00 PM EDT. Detective Conan episodes on the website are available in SD, 480p, 720p, and even 1080p (with HD options reserved for subscribers).  You may begin a free 14 day trial of their premium subscription service here, which costs $6.95 a month and includes HD and subtitled access to all of their anime offerings without any advertisements.

Given the great deal of speculation surrounding this point since the original announcement, we are pleased to confirm that the Crunchyroll subtitles do retain the original Japanese names, the Japanese episode order, and Japanese honorifics.

This is the first time in years that there has been an officially-subtitled Detective Conan episode, so should you wish to see the series become a success and continue indefinitely, please show your full support. Tell your friends that may be interested and consider adding a review for the series on Crunchyroll’s website.

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