Un-Go

TV (11 eps)
3.838 out of 5 from 4,382 votes
Rank #1,121

In post-war Japan, the nation remains unsettled and crime is as big a problem as ever. Despite his sharp mind and keen deductions, "Defeated Detective" Shinjurou Yuuki frequently loses out to his rival, Rinroku Kaishou, whose information network has previously aided many police investigations. However, in spite of his poor reputation, Shinjurou continues to work on every case he's recruited to with his mysterious assistant Inga. With Inga's power to transform into a being capable of forcing any person to truthfully answer one question put to them, the pair uses everything at their disposal to get to the bottom of each crime and reveal the true culprit – even if the reality of who solved the case never reaches the public...

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Hesse's avatar by Hesse on Apr 4, 2012
Score: 6.8/10

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When it comes to the detective genre, we've seen it all—from locked room mysteries to train-stopping murders to classic Holmesian whodunits. In a genre that's become repetitively stale, Un-Go blends both old and new sensibilities into its narrative, shape-shifting into something unique. Although loosely based on the post-war Tales of... read more

noname0302's avatar by noname0302 on Mar 25, 2015
Score: 6.5/10

Un-Go was on my list for some time now, but I could never put myself to watch it. Usually anime is about epic stories that usually effect the whole county or world, but in some cases, they are simpler stories. This is not necesarrily bad, but truth be told, it takes away a lot of suspense sometimes.  Un-go is an anime that tries a bit too hard and think better or himself than it should. We dont have a... read more

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