1. Death Note
Death Note revolves around a young man named Yagami when he accidentally finds a mysterious notebook capable of killing people whose names are written in it. Yagami decided to use the notebook to purify the world by writing the bad guys’ names in it under the name Kira. This makes Kira confront a young detective who is both talented and super smart with the nickname L.
The drama climaxes when L locates where Kira’s activities are in Japan, as well as determines how to kill people without touching his last name. For Yagami Raito, L is his most dangerous enemy.
2. Detective Conan
The story is about Shinichi Kudo, a genius teenage detective who, once stalking a member of a notorious criminal organization, was given a newly invented poison called APTX-4869.
This poison was supposed to kill Shinichi, but it shrunk him into a child. Shinichi takes the name Edogawa Conan and in order to track down the criminal gang that harmed him and find an antidote for him.
3. Detective Kindaichi
The series revolves around a series of mysterious cases investigated and unraveled by the schoolboy Kindaichi Hajime – the grandson of the famous detective Kindaichi Kosuke. Whether she is a disruptive student and is often late to school, Kindaichi always achieves at the top of her class. He also possesses intelligence and sharp reasoning abilities inherited from his grandfather.
4. Detective School Q
The main character Kyu is a boy with average grades in school but has the qualities to become an excellent detective in the future. When he was a kid, he was kidnapped and was fortunately rescued by a good detective. After that accident, the boy’s passion for investigation rekindled. Kyu always wants to try difficult and challenging cases. Kyu tries his best to enroll in Detective Q Academy, a famous school founded by legendary detective Dan.
5. Terror in Resonance
The film is set in a different version of the present, Tokyo severely devastated by terrible terrorist attacks. The only clue to the culprit is a strange video posted online.
While the world is searching for the culprit responsible for this tragedy, two mysterious children, who should not have existed, are secretly plotting a cruel plan to curse the world. Codenamed Nine and Twelve, the two combine to form the “Sphinx” – a secret organization that harbors a conspiracy to awaken the world and pull the trigger on this world.
In 1924, Kujo Kazuya, the son of a Japanese soldier, studied abroad in the emirate of Saubure in Europe, an ally in the World War I Treaty bloc, nestled modestly between the three countries of France and Italy. , Switzerland. He attended the Academy of Saint Marguerite. And here, for some reason, he was nicknamed “Black Death” and shunned by everyone.
The story is set in a future world, when people invent machines that can measure their stats and criminal ability through the evolution of their current mood. Therefore, as long as you think of a criminal act, you will be immediately detected and convicted as a criminal, even if your crime has not been committed.
If your crime quotient is low, you will probably just be sent to psychiatric treatment. But if this stat is too high, the inspectors of the Psycho-Pass system will have the right to execute you on the spot…
8. Fugō Keiji Balance: Unlimited
As crazy as the name suggests, the anime revolves around Daisuke Kambe, a cop who uses his wealth as an excuse to do whatever he wants, and Haru Katou, a detective who doesn’t like his attitude. Daisuke and always wanted to solve problems in the most economical way.
The motivations of the two seem to be incompatible, but when they are caught up in different cases, the two bring many memorable details to the audience.
9. Black Butler
The plot revolves around a demon butler from hell who signs a contract with 12-year-old Ciel Phantomhive, the patriarch of the Phantomhive aristocracy. In exchange, Sebastian will take his soul after all the work of avenging his parents is done.
Un-Go is set in post-war Japan, the protagonist Yuuki Shinjuurou is a detective nicknamed “Defeated Detective”. With his deductive talent, Shinjuurou is always the one to solve the cases that the police have to give up. Often those truths are obscured by the power and influence of the Media Tycoon and founder of the JJ system – Kaishou Rinroku.