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The Daughter of 20 Faces
2008

The Daughter of 20 Faces

Genres: Action / Adventure / Mystery / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Nijuu Mensou no Musume
The Daughter of Twenty Faces
Chiko
Heiress of the Phantom Thief
二十面相の娘
Year: 2008
Series: 22 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Bones, Telecom Animation Film
Adaptation: Nijuu Mensou no Musume

Chiko is the daughter of the wealthy Mikamo family who has to live with her aunt and uncle after her parents passed away. Because her aunt wants to inherit the Mikamo family's wealth, she gives Chiko

The Daughter of 20 Faces
Himitsu: The Revelation
2008

Himitsu: The Revelation

Genres: Mystery / Sci-Fi / Shoujo / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Top Secret: The Revelation
秘密(トップシークレット) The Revelation
秘密~The Revelation~
Year: 2008
Series: 26 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: Madhouse
Adaptation: Top Secret

A newly developed method allows to display the memories of dead people. It is used to solve difficult murder cases. But at what cost? What of the dead's privacy as strangers poke about in their most

Himitsu: The Revelation
Switch
2008

Switch

Genres: Action / Mystery / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Switch
sWitch [スイッチ]
Year: 2008
Series: OVA (2 ep.), 30 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Actas
Adaptation: Switch

Two newbies at the Narcotic Control Department in Japan, Haru and Kai, struggle against: drug dealers, gangs, murderers, psychopaths, mysterious organizations, and mad people in general. The gentle

Switch
Mouryou no Hako
2008

Mouryou no Hako

Genres: Mystery / Seinen / Supernatural / Thriller / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Box of Goblins
Mouryou no Hako
Moryo no Hako
魍魎の匣
Year: 2008
Series: 13 episodes +1sp, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Madhouse
Adaptation: Mouryou no Hako

The story follows a series of bizarre murders of schoolgirls who have been dismembered and stuffed into boxes. The private investigator hired by a missing daughter's mother joins forces with an

Mouryou no Hako
Hell Girl: Three Vessels
2008

Hell Girl: Three Vessels

Genres: Mystery / Supernatural / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Hell Girl: Three Vessels
Jigoku Shoujo: Mitsuganae
Jigoku Shoujo Mitsuganae
地獄少女 三鼎
地獄少女三鼎
Year: 2008
Series: 26 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Studio DEEN
Adaptation: Jigoku Shoujo

After the events of the second season, Ai's three helpers, Ichimoku Ren, Wanyuudou, and Hone-Onna live out their lives in relative peace. This is suddenly shattered when Kikuri returns to recruit

Hell Girl: Three Vessels
Kaiba
2008

Kaiba

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


Alternative titles:
Kaiba
カイバ
Year: 2008
Series: 12 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: Madhouse

It is now possible to store memory data, so that the death of your body is not actually "death." As memories are stored in databanks, they can be "transferred" to new bodies. Because so-called

Kaiba
Detective Conan Magic File 2: Kudou Shinichi - The Case of the Mysterious Wall and the Black Lab
2008

Detective Conan Magic File 2: Kudou Shinichi - The Case of the Mysterious Wall and the Black Lab

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


Alternative titles:
Meitantei Conan Magic File 2
Detective Conan Magic File 2: Kudou Shinichi - The Case of the Mysterious Wall and the Black Lab
Meitantei Conan Magic File 2: Kudou Shin'ichi Nazo no Kabe to Kuro Lab Jiken
名探偵コナンMagic File 2 ~工藤新一 謎の壁と黒ラブ事件~
名探偵コナン MAGIC FILE2 工藤新一 謎の壁と黒ラブ事件
Year: 2008
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 30 min.

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

Magic File 2 was sold at select retailers (7-11 branded equivalents) in Japan, along with PPV episodes of the show (episodes released long before, such as the NY case). The first disc housed the

Detective Conan Magic File 2: Kudou Shinichi - The Case of the Mysterious Wall and the Black Lab
Detective Conan Movie 12: Full Score of Fear
2008

Detective Conan Movie 12: Full Score of Fear

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


Alternative titles:
Case Closed: Full Score of Fear
Meitantei Conan: Senritsu no Full Score
名探偵コナン 戦慄の楽譜(フルスコア)
名探偵コナン 戦慄の楽譜(フルスコア)
Year: 2008
Series: Full movie, 115 min.

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

Serial murders involving all kinds have happened. All the victims are from a Music School led by a famous pianist. Conan and company have been invited to a opening concert of the Music Hall built by

Detective Conan Movie 12: Full Score of Fear
The Garden of sinners Chapter 6: Oblivion Recording
2008

The Garden of sinners Chapter 6: Oblivion Recording

Genres: Action / Magic / Mystery / Romance / Supernatural / Thriller / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Boundary of Emptiness: Oblivion Recorder
Gekijouban Kara no Kyoukai: Dai Roku Shou - Boukyaku Rokuon
劇場版 空の境界/第六章 忘却録音
劇場版 空の境界/「第六章 忘却録音」
Year: 2008
Series: Full movie, 60 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: ufotable
Adaptation: Kara no Kyoukai: The Garden of Sinners

January 1999: Apprentice mage Azaka Kokutou, Mikiya's younger sister, has been ordered by her mentor, Touko Aozaki, to investigate a certain incident in which fairies steal the memories of students

The Garden of sinners Chapter 6: Oblivion Recording
The Garden of sinners Chapter 5: Paradox Paradigm
2008

The Garden of sinners Chapter 5: Paradox Paradigm

Genres: Action / Drama / Mystery / Romance / Supernatural / Thriller / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Boundary of Emptiness: Paradox Spiral
Gekijouban Kara no Kyoukai: Dai Go Shou - Mujun Rasen
劇場版 空の境界/第五章 矛盾螺旋
劇場版 空の境界/第五章 矛盾螺旋
Year: 2008
Series: Full movie, 112 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: ufotable
Adaptation: Kara no Kyoukai: The Garden of Sinners

November 1998: Shiki meets a boy named Tomoe Enjou, a runaway who claims to be a murderer. Shiki allows Tomoe to use her apartment as his hideout, but one day, Tomoe sees his mother whom he's sure

The Garden of sinners Chapter 5: Paradox Paradigm
The Garden of sinners Chapter 4: The Hollow Shrine
2008

The Garden of sinners Chapter 4: The Hollow Shrine

Genres: Action / Mystery / Supernatural / Thriller / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Boundary of Emptiness: The Hollow Shrine
Gekijouban Kara no Kyoukai: Dai Yon Shou - Garan no Dou
Kara no Kyoukai: The Garden of Sinners
Boundary of Emptiness: Void Shrine
劇場版 空の境界/第四章 伽藍の洞
劇場版 空の境界/第四章 伽藍の洞
Year: 2008
Series: Short movie, 46 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: ufotable
Adaptation: Kara no Kyoukai: The Garden of Sinners

June 1998: After spending two years in a coma caused by a traffic accident, Shiki Ryougi awakens with amnesia. She is visited by Touko Aozaki, a wizard and proprietor of a studio called Garan no Dou.

The Garden of sinners Chapter 4: The Hollow Shrine
The Garden of sinners Chapter 3: Remaining Sense of Pain
2008

The Garden of sinners Chapter 3: Remaining Sense of Pain

Genres: Action / Drama / Mystery / Supernatural / Thriller / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Boundary of Emptiness: Remaining Sense of Pain
Gekijouban Kara no Kyoukai: Dai San Shou - Tsuukaku Zanryuu
Gekijouban Kara no Kyoukai: Dai Sanshou - Tsuukaku Zanryuu
劇場版 空の境界/第三章 痛覚残留
劇場版 空の境界/第三章 痛覚残留
Year: 2008
Series: Short movie, 58 min.

Age limit: Mild Nudity
Studios: ufotable
Adaptation: Kara no Kyoukai: The Garden of Sinners

July 1998: One night, Mikiya helps a girl lying doubled over with stomach pains. Around that time, a number of dismembered bodies are found throughout the city. The murder victims are torn apart so

The Garden of sinners Chapter 3: Remaining Sense of Pain
Red Garden: Dead Girls
2007

Red Garden: Dead Girls

Genres: Mecha / Mystery / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Red Garden: Dead Girls
Dead Girls: Red Garden
デッドガールズ/RED GARDEN
レッドガーデン デッドガールズ
デッドガールズ
Year: 2007
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 45 min.

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

In the future (subsequent to the events of the television series) Kate, Rose, Rachel and Claire divide their immortal lives between study and vigilantism. Their past link to the red garden on

Red Garden: Dead Girls
Detective Conan OVA 07: A Challenge from Agasa! Agasa vs. Conan and the Detective Boys
2007

Detective Conan OVA 07: A Challenge from Agasa! Agasa vs. Conan and the Detective Boys

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


Alternative titles:
Meitantei Conan: Agasa-sensei no Chousenjou! Agasa vs Conan & Shounen Tanteidan
名探偵コナン 阿笠からの挑戦状! 阿笠vsコナン&少年探偵団
名探偵コナン 阿笠からの挑戦状!阿笠vsコナン&少年探偵団
Year: 2007
Series: OVA (1 ep.), 25 min.

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

Professor Agasa is kidnapped and the Detective Boys must use clues found at his house and in various parts of the city in order to find him.

Detective Conan OVA 07: A Challenge from Agasa! Agasa vs. Conan and the Detective Boys
Darker than Black
2007

Darker than Black

Genres: Action / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Super Power / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Darker than Black
Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha
Darker than Black - Kuro no Keiyakusha
Darker than BLACK -黒の契約者-
Darker than BLACK -黒の契約者-
Darker than BLACK ‐黒の契約者‐
DARKER THAN BLACK 黒の契約者
Year: 2007
Series: 26 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Bones
Adaptation: Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha

In Tokyo, an impenetrable field known as "Hell's Gate" appeared ten years ago. At the same time, psychics who wield paranormal powers at the cost of their conscience also emerged. Hei is one of the

Darker than Black
ef ~ A Tale of Memories
2007

ef ~ A Tale of Memories

Genres: Drama / Mystery / Romance / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
ef - a tale of memories
ef - a tale of memories.
ef ~ a tale of memories ~
e
Year: 2007
Series: 12 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: SHAFT
Adaptation: ef: A Fairy Tale of the Two.

On Christmas Eve, Hiro Hirono's bike is stolen by a girl chasing a thief who stole her purse. He gives chase and finds her unconscious and his bike ruined. The girl, Miyako Miyamura, soon awakes and

ef ~ A Tale of Memories
Baccano!
2007

Baccano!

Genres: Action / Comedy / Historical / Mystery / Seinen / Supernatural / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Baccano!
バッカーノ!
Year: 2007
Series: 13 episodes, 3 specials, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: Brains Base
Adaptation: Baccano!

During the early 1930s in Chicago, the transcontinental train, Flying Pussyfoot, is starting its legendary journey that will leave a trail of blood all over the country. At the same time in New York,

Baccano!
Death Note Rewrite
2007

Death Note Rewrite

Genres: Mystery / Supernatural / Thriller / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Death Note: Relight
Death Note Director's Cut: The Complete Ending Edition Special
Death Note Special, Genshisuru Kami, Visions of a God, L o Tsugu Mono, L's Successors
ディレクターズカット完全決着版 〜リライト
Year: 2007
Series: Special, (2 ep) 112 min.

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

1. Genshisuru Kami (Visions of a God) A two hour episode of Death Note, mainly a compilation of the confrontations between Light and L, re-edited from Ryuk's perspective with new dialogue and

Death Note Rewrite
When They Cry - Cat Killing Chapter
2007

When They Cry - Cat Killing Chapter

Genres: Comedy / Mystery / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Special: Nekogoroshi-hen
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni - Cat Killing Chapter
ひぐらしのなく頃に 猫殺し編
Year: 2007
Series: Special, (1 ep) 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Studio Deen
Adaptation: Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Gaiden: Nekogoroshi-hen

After losing a bet, Keichi, Mion, Rena, Satoko and Rika parade around the town in costumes. When they come to a fork in the road, they decide to go to Yagouchi, a nearby abandoned village. Once there

When They Cry - Cat Killing Chapter
Fantastic Detective Labyrinth
2007

Fantastic Detective Labyrinth

Genres: Mystery / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Suteki Tantei Labyrinth
Fantastic Detective Labyrinth
素敵探偵ラビリンス
素敵探偵☆ラビリンス
Year: 2007
Series: 25 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Studio DEEN
Adaptation: Suteki Tantei Labyrinth

In a forgotten town known as the old capital of Tokyo, strange and mysterious crimes are progressively occuring. These supernatural occurances are beyond comprehension and bring fear and terror to

Fantastic Detective Labyrinth
Tokyo Majin Gakuen Kenpucho: Tou Dai Ni Maku
2007

Tokyo Majin Gakuen Kenpucho: Tou Dai Ni Maku

Genres: Action / Drama / Fantasy / Horror / Martial arts / Mystery / School / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Tokyo Majin Gakuen Kenpuchou Tou Dai Ni Maku
Tokyo Majin Gakuen Kenpucho: Tou 2nd Act
東京魔人學園剣風帖 龍龍(トウ) 拳武編
東京魔人學園剣風帖 龖(トウ) 第弐幕
東京魔人學園剣風帖 龍龍 第弐幕
東京魔人學園剣風帖 龖 第弐幕
Year: 2007
Series: 12 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 17+ (violence & profanity)
Studios: AIC Spirits
Adaptation: Tokyo Majin Gakuen Kenpuchou

The battle against Tendou Kodzunu is over, and the Magami Five begin to look forward to their senior graduation, hopefully planning for their adult futures. However, life in Tokyo is not at peace...

Tokyo Majin Gakuen Kenpucho: Tou Dai Ni Maku
The Skull Man
2007

The Skull Man

Genres: Action / Mystery / Super Power / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
The Skull Man
The Skullman
スカルマン THE SKULL MAN
スカルマン
Year: 2007
Series: 13 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Bones
Adaptation: Skullman, The Skull Man

Otomo City: where freedom and justice have atrophied to the bone; where conspiracy rules the day and death stalks the night... Death in the form of the Skull Man, a literal Grim Reaper whose skeletal

The Skull Man
Shion no Ou
2007

Shion no Ou

Genres: Drama / Mystery / Thriller / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Shion no Ou
Shion no Oh
しおんの王
Year: 2007
Series: 22 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Studio DEEN
Adaptation: Shion no Ou

Shion no Ou follows the story of Yasuoka Shion, a 13-year-old Shougi player with a past of tragedy. Shion's parents were brutally murdered in front of her when she was 5 years old. The murderer sat

Shion no Ou
Saishuu Shiken Kujira
2007

Saishuu Shiken Kujira

Genres: Comedy / Ecchi / Mystery / School / Supernatural / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Saishuu Shiken Kujira
Final Examination Kujira
最終試験くじら

Saishuu Shiken Kujira OVA
Final Examination Kujira Progressive
Year: 2007
Series: ONA 12 episodes +1 OVA, 5 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Zexcs

Like snow falling in summer, like a cicada lamenting the coming of winter... In a town watched over by a whale in the sky... the extraordinary is made ordinary. Spectacles that could never be given

Saishuu Shiken Kujira
Rental Magica
2007

Rental Magica

Genres: Fantasy / Mystery / Shounen / Supernatural / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Rental Magica
レンタルマギカ
Year: 2007
Series: 24 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Zexcs
Adaptation: Rental Magica

Due to his father's disappearance, Itsuki Iba has to take over the family business: a magician dispatch service. Their family employs countless magicians and other supernatural beings in order to

Rental Magica