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Betterman
1999

Betterman

Genres: Action / Adventure / Comedy / Drama / Horror / Mecha / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Betterman
ベターマン
Year: 1999
Series: 26 episodes, 24 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Sunrise

A deadly virus known as "Algernon" has attacked humanity with vicious meaning. At the forefront of the battle is the mystifying Akamatsu Industries - disguised as a heavy machine factory in Tokyo,

Betterman
Steam Detectives
1998

Steam Detectives

Genres: Action / Mecha / Mystery / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Kaiketsu Jouki Tanteidan
Steam Detectives
快傑蒸気探偵団
Year: 1998
Series: 26 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Xebec

The scene is Steam City, a London-ish city which represents an entire civilization run by coal and steam power. Because of steam, the city is sometimes covered in a mist. Villains take advantage of

Steam Detectives
St. Luminous Mission High School
1998

St. Luminous Mission High School

Genres: Mystery / Supernatural / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Saint Luminous Jogakuin
St. Luminous Mission High School
Saint Luminous Girls High School
St. Luminous High School
聖ルミナス女学院
Year: 1998
Series: 13 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Triangle Staff

Kaihei is a rather normal high school student but soon discovers that his deceased grandfather has left him the chairman position of his all-girls high school, St. Luminous Mission High School.

St. Luminous Mission High School
Serial Experiments Lain
1998

Serial Experiments Lain

Genres: Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Serial Experiments Lain
Lain - Serial Experiments
Serial Experiments lain
シリアルエクスペリメンツレイン
Year: 1998
Series: 13 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Triangle Staff

Lain Iwakura appears to be an ordinary girl, with almost no experience with computers. Yet the sudden suicide of a schoolmate, and a number of strange occurrences, conspire to pull Lain into the

Serial Experiments Lain
Nightwalker: The Midnight Detective
1998

Nightwalker: The Midnight Detective

Genres: Action / Comedy / Horror / Mystery / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Night Walker: Mayonaka no Tantei
Midnight Detective - Nightwalker
Night Walker -Mayonaka no Tantei-
Mayonaka no Tantei - Nightwalker
Night Walker -真夜中の探偵-
Night Walker -真夜中の探偵-
真夜中の探偵 -NightWalker-
Year: 1998
Series: 12 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: AIC

Shido Tatsuhiko is not only a private eye... he is also a vampire with no real memory of his past. Joined by Yayoi Matsunaga, a female government agent, Riho Yamazaki, an orphaned teenage girl

Nightwalker: The Midnight Detective
Master Keaton
1998

Master Keaton

Genres: Adventure / Mystery / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Master Keaton
Master Keaton: Blood and Bullets
MASTER KEATON マスターキートン
MASTERキートン
マスターキートン
Year: 1998
Series: 24 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Madhouse
Adaptation: Master Keaton

Taichi Keaton is a half-British half-Japanese archeologist and SAS veteran of the Falklands War. He solves mysteries and investigates insurance fraud for Lloyd's around the world.

Master Keaton
Flint the Time Detective
1998

Flint the Time Detective

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Fantasy / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Jikuu Tantei Genshi-kun
Flint the Time Detective
時空探偵ゲンシクン
Year: 1998
Series: 39 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Group TAC, NAS, Sanrio

It is the 25th century. The dark lord has 'infected' history with time-devices that could damage history beyond repair. Flint and his father lived in the prehistorics when they got turned into

Flint the Time Detective
Fake
1998

Fake

Genres: Comedy / Mystery / Romance / Shounen Ai / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Fake
FAKE
Year: 1998
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 55 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: J.C.Staff
Adaptation: Fake

Dee Laytner and Randy "Ryo" Maclane are two New York cops taking a needed vacation in England. Dee has very strong feelings for Ryo and wants to take this chance to advance their relationship (and if

Fake
Case Closed: The Fourteenth Target
1998

Detective Conan Movie 02: The Fourteenth Target

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Mystery / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Detective Conan Movie 02: The Fourteenth Target
Case Closed Movie: The Fourteenth Target
Meitantei Conan: 14-Banme no Target
名探偵コナン 14番目の標的
名探偵コナン 14番目の標的(ターゲット)
Year: 1998
Series: Full movie, 99 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: TMS Entertainment
Adaptation: Meitantei Conan

Ran has a nightmare about her mother dying, but starts to remember what really happened involving herself, her mother, and her father from 10 years ago. Meanwhile, people are being injured by a

Detective Conan Movie 02: The Fourteenth Target
CLAMP School Detectives
1997

CLAMP School Detectives

Genres: Action / Comedy / Mystery / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
CLAMP School Detectives
CLAMP Gakuen Tanteidan
CLAMP Campus Detectives
CLAMP学園探偵団
CLAMP学園探偵団
Year: 1997
Series: 26 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Adaptation: Clamp Gakuen Tanteidan

The CLAMP school, with its integrated curriculum from kindergarten to post-graduate studies, was founded by the largest of Japanese business empires, the House of Imonoyama. Funded entirely out of

CLAMP School Detectives
Case Closed The Movie: The Time Bombed Skyscraper
1997

Detective Conan Movie 01: The Timed Skyscraper

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Mystery / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Case Closed Movie: The Time-Bombed Skyscraper
Detective Conan Movie 01: The Timed Skyscraper
Meitantei Conan: Tokei Jikake no Matenrou
名探偵コナン 時計じかけの摩天楼
名探偵コナン 時計じかけの摩天楼
Year: 1997
Series: Full movie, 95 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: TMS Entertainment
Adaptation: Meitantei Conan

Taking the original story of Detective Conan, this first Conan film follows his adventures as he struggles to find and capture a mad bomber who's loose in his home town. Chasing bomb after bomb,

Detective Conan Movie 01: The Timed Skyscraper
Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: Shinigami Byouin Satsujin Jiken
1997

Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: Shinigami Byouin Satsujin Jiken

Genres: Mystery / Shounen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: Shinigami Byouin Satsujin Jiken
Shinigami Hospital Murder
金田一少年の事件簿 SP「死神病院殺人事件」
Year: 1997
Series: Special, (1 ep) 48 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Toei Animation
Adaptation: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: File Series

A one-hour special that aired after a month of the series' absence on television between episodes 23 and 24. Kindaichi will have to investigate in a hospital where series of murder happen.

Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo: Shinigami Byouin Satsujin Jiken
Detective Conan
1996

Detective Conan

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Mystery / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Case Closed
Meitantei Conan
Detective Conan
名探偵コナン
Year: 1996
Series: >794 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: TMS Entertainment
Adaptation: Meitantei Conan

Kudo Shinichi is a seventeen year-old high school detective whom people call the "Modern Sherlock Holmes." However, one night after a date with his childhood sweetheart, Ran, Shinichi witnessed an

Detective Conan
The Case Files of Young Kindaichi Movie
1996

The Case Files of Young Kindaichi Movie

Genres: Mystery / School / Shounen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
The Cases of Young Kindaichi
The Case Files of Young Kindaichi Movie
Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo
金田一少年の事件簿
Year: 1996
Series: Full movie, 95 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation
Adaptation: Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo

Invited for a anniversary celebration, Kindaichi, Miyuki and inspector Kenmochi re-visit the Opera House. There they discover that a play of "The Phantom of the Opera" is being rehearsed again.

The Case Files of Young Kindaichi Movie
Debutante Detective Corps
1996

Debutante Detective Corps

Genres: Comedy / Mystery / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Ojou-sama Sousamou
Debutante Detective Corps
Ojousama Sousamou
Ojosama Sosamo
お嬢様捜査網
Year: 1996
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 30 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Gainax, Studio 4°C

Debutante Detective Corps begins with introductions to the five main characters, Miyuki, Reika, Youko, Nina, and Kimiko. It seems these five girls are incredibly rich and have been sent a threatening

Debutante Detective Corps
City Hunter: The Secret Service
1996

City Hunter: The Secret Service

Genres: Comedy / Mystery / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
City Hunter: The Secret Service
City Hunter: Secret Service
シティーハンタースペシャル ザ・シークレット・サービス
シティーハンタースペシャル ザ・シークレット・サービス
Year: 1996
Series: Special, (1 ep) 90 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Sunrise
Adaptation: City Hunter

James McGuire has a dream. He wants to become the president of Guinam and free his people from the military rulers who have been in power up until now. However, one thing stands in McGuire's way: his

City Hunter: The Secret Service
Street Fighter II V
1995

Street Fighter II V

Genres: Adventure / Drama / Mystery / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Street Fighter II V
Street Fighter II Victory
Street Fighter 2 Victory
Street Fighter 2 V
ストリートファイター II V
ストリートファイターII V
ストリートファイターIIV
Year: 1995
Series: 29 episodes, 25 мин.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Group TAC

Ryu and Ken Masters are close friends and both are martial artists. In order to become better fighters and learn new techniques, they travel the world and are exposed to many different fighting

Street Fighter II V
Darkside Blues
1994

Darkside Blues

Genres: Horror / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Darkside Blues
ダークサイド・ブルース
ダークサイドブルース
Year: 1994
Series: Full movie, 84 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: J.C.Staff

The Persona Century Corporation has purchased nearly every parcel of land on earth. Dissension is not tolerated within the corporation's borders and those who oppose Persona are dealt with swiftly.

Darkside Blues
Blue Seed
1994

Blue Seed

Genres: Action / Adventure / Comedy / Drama / Ecchi / Horror / Mystery / Romance / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Blue Seed
BLUE SEED
ブルーシード
Year: 1994
Series: 26 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Production I.G

Momiji is an average girl until the day she finds she is the descendant of the great Kushinada family. Only she, with her Kushinada blood, can stop the Aragami, demonic plant-like monsters

Blue Seed
Mobile Police Patlabor 2: The Movie
1993

Mobile Police Patlabor 2: The Movie

Genres: Drama / Mecha / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Mobile Police Patlabor 2: The Movie
Kidou Keisatsu Patlabor 2 The Movie
機動警察パトレイバー2 the Movie
機動警察パトレイバー 2 the Movie
Year: 1993
Series: Full movie, 113 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Production I.G

The date is 2002, three years after the events of PATLABOR 1 – Mobile Police. The destruction of a United Nations Labor team in South East Asia begins the build-up to a deadly terrorist plan that

Mobile Police Patlabor 2: The Movie
Mermaid's Scar
1993

Mermaid's Scar

Genres: Drama / Fantasy / Horror / Mystery / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Mermaid's Scar
Ningyo no Kizu
人魚の傷
Year: 1993
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 45 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Madhouse

Legend has it that when you eat the flesh of a mermaid, you would live forever. Yuta and Mana are living proof of this... Together, they journey to various places trying to find meaning for their

Mermaid's Scar
Coo of the Far Seas
1993

Coo of the Far Seas

Genres: Adventure / Drama / Mystery / Slice of Life / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Coo: Tooi Umi Kara Kita Coo
Coo: Come From a Distant Ocean Coo
Coo of the Far Seas
Coo 遠い海から来たクー
COO: 遠い海から来たCOO
Coo 遠い海から来たクー
遠い海から来たCOO
Year: 1993
Series: Full movie, 116 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

Obata Yousuke lives on Pagopago in the Fiji archipelago with his father Tetsuo, a specialist in oceanographic biology. After a storm strikes the island, Yousuke rides to the lagoon with his Jet Ski

Coo of the Far Seas
Tokyo Babylon
1992

Tokyo Babylon

Genres: Action / Magic / Mystery / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Tokyo Babylon
東京Babylon
Year: 1992
Series: OVA (2 ep.), 50 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Madhouse, Animate Film

Subaru Sumeragi is the 13th head of the Sumeragi Clan and a most powerful onmyouji. Subaru is hired to exorcise a construction site, but his employer mysteriously died. The only suspect is a man who

Tokyo Babylon
Domain of Murder
1992

Domain of Murder

Genres: Drama / Mystery / Seinen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Hello Harinezumi: File 170 Satsui no Ryoubun
Domain of Murder
ハロー張りネズミ ファイル170 殺意の領分
ハロー張りネズミ ~殺意の領分~
ハロー張りネズミ 殺意の領分
Year: 1992
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 50 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Studio DEEN

On the trail of a missing husband, private investigator Goro crosses paths with a deranged killer.

Domain of Murder
The Secret of Blue Water - The Motion Picture
1991

Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water The Motion Picture

Genres: Action / Adventure / Drama / Historical / Mystery / Romance / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Nadia of the Mysterious Seas
Fushigi no Umi no Nadia Gekijou you Original Han
Nadia of the Mysterious Waters Original Theater Version
Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water - The Secret of Fuzzy
Fushigi no Umi no Nadia Gekijo Yo Original Ban
Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water Movie
Nadia: The Motion Picture
ふしぎの海のナディア 劇場用オリジナル版
ふしぎの海のナディア【劇場用オリジナル版】
ふしぎの海のナディア 劇場用オリジナル版
Year: 1991
Series: Full movie, 85 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Gainax, Group TAC

Three years after the defeat of Gargoyle and Neo-Atlantis, a new threat has surfaced bent on bringing the world under his control. Geiger, using advanced robot technology, is attempting to begin a

Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water The Motion Picture