When several murders at a middle school attract the attention of genius detective, Akechi, a student named Kobayashi volunteers to help with his investigation.
For me, this is one of the worst anime I have ever watched.
I find characters absolutely unlikeble, but the story itself and whole anime composition is what makes this anime one of the worst. Only thing which I like about it is obscurity. It jumps from being funny to trying to be scary or sad in an instant. For me it does not do any of those: it is not funny, nor scary or sad. Mysteries are very badly... read more
Ranpo Kitan is supposed to be a detective / horror anime that ends up being more of an unintended satire than a psychological thriller. And you cannot blame the source material for that, but rather the era it was adapted in, as well as the stylistic choices made by the animators. You see, the author of the books lived in a time when Japan was losing its identity and the... read more