Producers: Yomiuri Telecasting Corporation

 

Synopsis: Second season of the Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Returns series.  Season continues to follow Hajime Kindaichi as he gets caught up in more cases that need solving.

 

Genres: Mystery, Shounen

 

Related manga or light novels: 

Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo – Case Series (Manga)

 

Places To watch this Anime: 

Crunchyroll

 

Air Dates: Oct 3, 2015 to Mar 26, 2016

 

Link to anime’s Site: 

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Number of episodes:

Episode 1 – The Death March of Young Kindaichi File 1

Episode 2 – The Death March of Young Kindaichi File 2

Episode 3 – The Death March of Young Kindaichi File 3

Episode 4 – The Death March of Young Kindaichi File 4

Episode 5 – Bloodstained Room Murder Case File 1

Episode 6 – Bloodstained Room Murder Case File 2

Episode 7 – Rosy Cross Mansion Murder Case File 1

Episode 8 – Rosy Cross Mansion Murder Case File 2

Episode 9 – Rosy Cross Mansion Murder Case File 3

Episode 10 – Rosy Cross Mansion Murder Case File 4

Episode 11 – Rosy Cross Mansion Murder Case File 5

Episode 12 – A Gunshot at 4:40 a.m.

Episode 12.5 – The Case File of Inspector Akechi

Episode 13 – Snow Goblin Legend Murder Case File 1

Episode 14 – Snow Goblin Legend Murder Case File 2

Episode 15 – Snow Goblin Legend Murder Case File 3

Episode 16 – Snow Goblin Legend Murder Case File 4

Episode 17 – A Female Physician’s Bizarre Plan

Episode 18 – The Mystery of the Disappeared Gold Medal

Episode 19 – Kitsunebi Drifting Murder Case File 1

Episode 20 – Kitsunebi Drifting Murder Case File 2

Episode 21 – Kitsunebi Drifting Murder Case File 3

Episode 22 – Kitsunebi Drifting Murder Case File 4

Akiko Nakagawa as Miyuki Nanase

Taiki Matsuno as Hajime Kindaichi

Juurouta Kosugi as Isamu Kenmochi

Kenichi Ono as Yōichi Takatō

Toshiyuki Morikawa as Kengo Akechi

Ai Kayano as Sayaka Yukihara (ep 41)

Akemi Okamura as Miruku Zenda (eps 32-34)

Asako Dodo as Gentleman Thief (ep 43)

Atsushi Miyauchi as Manabu Matsushimada (eps 38-41)

Ayumi Fujimura as Sorami Onodera (eps 38-41)

Ayumi Tsunematsu as Misa Yukimine (ep 37)

Chie Matsuura as Fong Huti (eps 26-29)

Chikahiro Kobayashi as Shinichirou Hiiragi (eps 38-41)

Eri Sendai as Rin Kiritani (eps 44-45, 47)

Haruo Yamagishi as Rin’s father (eps 44-45)

Hiroki Yasumoto as Kaito Sabaki (eps 38-39)

Hiromi Igarashi as Natsuki Kumosawa (ep 38)

Hiroyuki Yoshino as Manabu Kaihou (eps 30-31)

Hisayoshi Suganuma as Keima Hoshi (eps 30-31)

Ikuji Nose as Detective (ep 27), Taxi Driver (ep 26)

Junichi Suwabe as Hikaru Tsukimizato (eps 38-41)

Junji Majima as Isao Mitsuishi (eps 30-31)

Junko Minagawa as Yaehime Fuyuno (eps 32-36)

Kana Asumi as Marika Tsukie (eps 44-47)

Kaoru Morota as Riku’s mother (ep 47)

Katsuki Donoshita as Custodian (ep 30)

Katsuyuki Konishi as Mamoru Kuroki (eps 38-41)

Kazuhiro Fusegawa as Policeman (ep 27)

Kazuhiro Yamaji as Mikado Mouri (eps 32-36)

Kazuho Oda as Kaihou’s mother (ep 31)

Keiichi Nanba as Ryuuta Saki

Kenjiro Tsuda as Isshin Matsurizawa (eps 32-33)

Kousuke Toriumi as Shinpei Momose (eps 44-47)

Maaya Sakamoto as Dr. Kashiwagi (ep 42)

Makoto Yasumura as Kenta Wakasugi (ep 43)

Mamiko Noto as Yukari Kosumi (eps 30-31)

Manabu Sakamaki as Policeman (eps 45-46)

Mariko Shimura as Nurse (ep 42)

Marina Inoue as Nang Leiching (eps 26-29)

Mariya Ise as Beniko Tsubakihara (eps 38-41)

Masafumi Kimura as Takato’s father (eps 34-35)

Masami Iwasaki as Sho Sumeragi (ep 36)

Masanori Machida as Mutsu Koganei (eps 32-33)

Masaya Takatsuka as Riku’s father (ep 47)

Masumi Asano as Misaki Himori (eps 44-47)

Mika Kikuchi as Yuri Ayukawa (ep 43)

Mitsuhiro Ichiki as Kotaro Inui (eps 44-45, 47)

Miyuki Sawashiro as Gisele Tsukuyomi (eps 32-36)

Motoki Takagi as Ryo Nashimura (eps 44-47)

Rie Kugimiya as Chao Longtao (eps 26-29), Jun Kariya (ep 29)

Rina Kitagawa as Maki Soma (ep 38)

Ryoko Gi as Fumika Fujii (eps 26, 28)

Ryōko Maekawa as Nurse (ep 42)

Sanae Kobayashi as Runa Maruya (ep 37)

Satomi Moriya as Akari Kanemoto (eps 44-47)

Sayaka Ohara as Marika’s mother (ep 44)

Shinji Kawada as Kyou Sakura (eps 32-36)

Shintarō Asanuma as Souta Murakami

Shinya Takahashi as Dr. Otsuka (ep 42)

Showtaro Morikubo as Shinobu Semisawa (eps 44-47)

Souichiro Hoshi as Tsubasa Takayama (eps 38-41)

Susumu Chiba as Detective Lee

Taisuke Nishimura as Kamiyama (ep 28)

Taiten Kusunoki as Shuuji Matsuoka (eps 26-28)

Takaaki Kojima as Policeman (ep 37)

Takahiro Sakurai as Riku Kamikouji (eps 44-47)

Takashi Matsuyama as Shuuhei Kariya (eps 28-29)

Taketora as Tohru Shinomiya (eps 26-27)

Takuya Kirimoto as Tamotsu Kamei (ep 43)

Tarusuke Shingaki as Jiang Jienyi (eps 26-29)

Tomo Muranaka as Ayame Kagehira (eps 38-41)

Toshiya Chiba as Detective (eps 26-28)

Tsutomu Isobe as Susumu Sameshima (ep 43)

Washio Reina as Kaori Amamoto (eps 30-31)

Yasuhiro Takato as Shuusaku Okame (eps 30-31)

Yohei Namekawa as Official (ep 45)

Youji Ueda as Tomohiko Murayama (ep 37)

Youko Honna as Shiraki Benine (eps 32-36)

Yukinori Okuhata as Guest (ep 44)

Yuu Sugimoto as Renge Misaki (ep 36)

Series Director: Yoko Ikeda

Script: Atsuhiro Tomioka, Miyuki Kishimoto, Takuya Matsumoto, Yoshifumi Fukushima

Storyboard: Hiroyuki Kakudou (4 episodes), Kazuhisa Takenouchi (eps 5-6), Takahiro Imamura (eps 7, 11), Yasuo Iwamoto (ep 16), Yoko Ikeda (ep 18), Yukihiko Nakao (eps 2, 8), Yuriko Kado (eps 3, 9), Yutaka Nakajima (eps 12, 14)

Episode Director: Hiroyuki Kakudou (4 episodes), Hiroyuki Sato (ep 13), Takahiro Imamura (eps 7, 11), Tomoya Tanaka (eps 5, 15), Yoko Ikeda (ep 18), Yukihiko Nakao (eps 2, 8), Yuriko Kado (eps 3, 9), Yutaka Nakajima (4 episodes)

Music: Kaoru Wada

Original creator: Fumiya Sato (art), Seimaru Amagi (story)

Character Design: Akihiro Asanuma

Art Director: Yumiko Kirimoto

Animation Director: Akihiro Asanuma (ep 1), Kazuhiko Wanibuchi (eps 7, 18), Keiichi Ichikawa (ep 13), Kenji Kuroyanagi (ep 2), Kosuke Yoshida (eps 12, 17), Kozue Komatsu (eps 4, 9), Noriyoshi Yamazaki (eps 5, 15), Sadatoshi Matsuzaka (eps 10, 18), Tsutomu Murakami (eps 12, 17), Yoshiyuki Ichikawa (eps 3, 11, 16)

Art design: Hyun-jung Lee

Director of Photography: Tomoyoshi Ishizuka

Producer: Kei Ishikawa, Koji Nagai, Risa Nikaido

Background Art: Anh Nguyen (Bihou), Asami Ogura (Bihou), Hoai Nguyen (Bihou), Khoa Tran (Bihou), Linh Tu (Bihou), Megumi Kato (Bihou), Michie Suzuki (Bihou), Nhi Tran (Bihou), Tai Cao (Bihou), Tuyet Nguyen (Bihou), Van Khuong (Bihou)

Chief Producer: Michihiko Suwa, Shinji Shimizu

Color design: Shinichi Toyonaga

Editing: Kenta Katase

Key Animation:

Aika Satō (ep 12), Akihiro Asanuma (ep 1), Akihiro Ino (ep 8), Atsuko Ueda (Gallop; ep 9), Ayumi Ichinose (Gallop; ep 9)

Eriko Kotobuki (ep 12)

Fumio Fukushima (ep 13)

Hajime Satou (eps 6, 16), Hiro Ohki (ep 12), Hiroaki Takagi (ep 17), Hiroki Iida (ep 17), Hiroki Ikeshita (ep 12), Hiroyuki Kamura (eps 3, 7, 18), Hiroyuki Koizumi (ep 10), Hisashi Mitsui (eps 5, 15)

Ichiro Hattori (6 episodes)

Joji Ooshima (eps 1, 6-7), Junko Matsushita (eps 12, 17)

Katsuhiro Kumagai (ep 12), Katsumi Hiroe (Gallop; ep 9), Kazue Motohiro (ep 14), Kazuhiko Wanibuchi (ep 3), Kazumasa Takeuchi (ep 12), Keiichi Ichikawa (eps 11, 13), Kouki Tomiyoshi (ep 17), Kumiko Kitano (eps 3, 7, 13)

Mamiko Matsumoto (eps 6, 14), Mamoru Hoshino (eps 13, 18), Masahiro Sasaki (4 episodes), Masami Yamashita (eps 5, 15), Masateru Kudo (eps 9-10, 13-14), Masumi Hattori (ep 11), Maya Uenishi (Angle; eps 5, 15), Mayumi Funakoshi (Studio Wanpack; eps 1, 13), Michio Satô (ep 17), Miho Omigawa (Studio Giants; ep 11), Miho Tanaka (Studio Wanpack; ep 13), Mitsuaki Yoshida (Gallop; ep 9), Motoki Yagi (ep 17), Muneaki Nitta (Studio Ad; eps 10, 18)

Noboru Kawamori (Angle; eps 5, 15), Nobuyoshi Hoshikawa (4 episodes), Nobuyoshi Sasakado (eps 3, 10, 16), Nobuyuki Matsuo (ep 12), Norifumi Okuno (Studio AJ; eps 5, 15)

Rie Ikegami (Angle; eps 5, 15), Rie Kaneko (eps 1, 3, 7), Riko Tanaka (Gallop; ep 9)

Saki Hagino (Gallop; ep 9), Sanae Takahashi (ep 12), Sayuri Tanaka (ep 8), Shiori Nakasone (ep 17), Suguru Iijima (eps 10, 14, 18)

Takaaki Tanabe (ep 18), Tamaki Ishii (9 episodes), Tomohiro Matsumaru (Gallop; ep 9), Tomoko Sato (Kagura; 9 episodes), Tsutomu Murakami (ep 12), Tsutomu Yabuki (ep 12)

Wakako Yoshida (eps 3, 9), Wataru Sekimoto (4 episodes)

Yōko Fukushima (Studio Wanpack; ep 1), Yoko Sugita (ep 8), Yoshifumi Nakamura (ep 10), Yoshinobu Ando (ep 2), Yoshinobu Hoshikawa (4 episodes), Yoshiyuki Ichikawa (eps 3, 11), Yū Yoshiyama (Studio Mu; eps 6, 14, 18), Yuka Hattori (ep 12), Yukako Futagami (eps 12, 17), Yukari Watanabe (eps 6, 18), Yuki Yokoyama (ep 12), Yukihiro Kobayashi (ep 18), Yūko Ebara (Gallop; ep 9), Yuri Kajiwara (Studio Wanpack; ep 1), Yuuki Yamashita (ep 18), Yūya Sawaguchi (ep 8)

Photography: Yuichi Katsumata (Tripod)

Theme Song Performance: FLOWER (ED1), NEWS (OP1)