The Detective Conan escape rooms have been a popular installation at Universal Studios Japan for quite some time now. And coming up, they’ll be getting a revamp, with a new set of mysteries to solve.     Detective Conan: The Escape – Prelude of Zero will tie into Zero’s Executioner,... Read more
The official website for the upcoming 22nd Detective Conan feature film Zero no Shikkounin (Zero’s Executioner) today released a 30-second teaser trailer introducing the key character of the story, Toru Amuro. The site also posted a “battle visual” featuring him and the protagonist Conan Edogawa with a tagline “Truth vs.... Read more
The official website for the upcoming 22nd Detective Conan feature film Zero no Shikkounin (Zero’s Executioner) opened for an April 13, 2018 release and posted a teaser visual newly drawn by the original manga author Gosho Aoyama with a tagline “Is it your truth-.” Following the 20th film The... Read more
  Shogakukan is looking to make learning fun with a 12 volume spin-off manga entitled Nihonshi Tantei Conan (“Japanese History Detective Conan”), an educational comic book series featuring characters from Gosho Aoyama’s hit manga Detective Conan (known as Case Closed in English).     Each volume covers one period of Japanese history from the Jomon... Read more
  Detective Conan and the escape room genre are a match made in heaven — fans of the long-running anime will, of course, enjoy the idea of getting to unravel a mystery with their favorite pint-sized detective. And Universal Studios Japan is giving fans a chance to do just that…... Read more
  Attention noodle and myster lovers! Nissin is celebrating the 46th anniversary of its Cup Noodle product line with a bizarre collaboration with the Case Closed spin-off manga, Hannin no Hanzawa-san (“Mr. Hanzawa the Culprit”), that purports to reveal the secrets of the “diced mince” (aka “mystery meat”) cubes that are included in... Read more
Good Smile Company’s Naruto Nendoroid series has reached its fourth figure with Itachi Uchida. (#5, Saura Haruno is “coming soon!”). Preorders have launched, along with Case Closed’s Heiji Hattori, Disney’s Tinkerbell, and more.    820 Nendoroid Itachi Uchiha “Forgive me, Sasuke… this is the end.” From the popular anime series “Naruto Shippuden” comes a... Read more
  Pwarp Island is missing its Green Puyo! Fortunately, Conan Edogawa is on hand to crack the case!   The smartphone game Puyo Puyo Quest!!, a mobile installment of the popular puzzle franchise, is kicking off a limited-run Detective Conan collaboration, featuring new cards and quests. Players can solve the... Read more
Watch Making Video of "Detective Conan" and "Chihayafuru" Manga Artists’ Collaboration Illustration
In order to promote the upcoming 21st Detective Conan feature film Karakurenai no Love Letter/Crimson Love Letter, Gosho Aoyama and Yuki Suetsugu, the authors of the Meitantei Conan/Detective Conan and Chihayafuru manga series, collaborated to draw an illustration featuring the characters from both series. Both manga have been serialized... Read more
tl;dr – Readers Rate the Manga They Gave up On
While some manga wrap up far too soon for our liking, there are plenty that go on for years… even decades. And while that can be great for fans always looking for their next read, some genuinely never seem to end.   Everyone’s favorite ranking site Goo asked Japanese... Read more