Psychic Detective Yakumo (TV)

Lookup sources in this page

To check what sources were provided for the information below, click on the i icon next to the item you want to check and then click on the "source" link that is displayed.

Note: you can set your preferences to always display the i icon while browsing the Encyclopedia.

Alternative title:
Shinrei Tantei Yakumo (Japanese) 
心霊探偵八雲 (Japanese) 
Genres: mystery , supernatural 
Themes: detective , spirits 
Objectionable content: Mild 
Plot Summary: In order to help a friend possessed by a spirit, Ozawa Haruka knocks on the door of her university's movie research association. There she meets Saitou Yakumo, a rude, unkempt young man with a red left eye, who is said to have spiritual powers. At first Haruka is skeptical, but she comes to believe him when he conveys messages from her older sister, who died when she was a child. Together, they work to shed light on the terrifying events happening at their university. But this is only the prologue of what's to come... 
User Ratings: 457 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 19 votes (sub:17, dub:1, others:1
1 Arabic subtitled
 Excellent: 74 votes (sub:64, dub:5, others:5
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Italian subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
1 Persian subtitled
1 Arabic subtitled
 Very good: 119 votes (sub:110, dub:4, raw:2, others:3
2 Spanish subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Good: 116 votes (sub:105, dub:2, raw:1, others:8
5 Spanish subtitled
2 Russian dubbed
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Decent: 68 votes (sub:62, dub:2, ?:1, raw:1, others:2
2 Spanish subtitled
 So-so: 32 votes (sub:29, dub:1, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Not really good: 17 votes (sub:17)
 Weak: 7 votes (sub:7)
 Bad: 3 votes (sub:3)
 Awful: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Worst ever: 1 vote (sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 856 users, rank: #1198 (of 6096)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.186 (Good+), std. dev.: 1.6145, rank: #1879 (of 6089)
Weighted mean: 7.115 (Good), rank: #1888 (of 6089) (seen all: 7.43 / seen some: 5.70 / won't finish: 5.33)
Bayesian estimate: 7.126 (Good), rank: #1704 (of 4589)
Running time: 25 minutes per episode 
Number of episodes: 13 
Episode titles: We have 13
Vintage: 2010-10-03 
Opening Theme:
#1: "Key Phase 1" by Daisuke Ono (eps 1-3) 
#2: "Key Phase 2" by Daisuke Ono (eps 4-6) 
#3: "Key Phase 3" by Daisuke Ono (eps 7-13) 
Ending Theme:
"Missing You" by Lisa Komine 
Official website:
Trivia: We have 1
You can contribute information to this page, but first you must login or register

Blu-Ray (Region A)
    Psychic Detective Yakumo - Complete Collection (Sub.Blu-Ray) 2014-09-30 (from $23.99)
DVD (Region 1)
    Psychic Detective Yakumo - Complete Collection (Sub.DVD 1-3) 2013-04-23 (from $17.49)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Tomoyuki Kurokawa 
Series Composition: Hiroyuki Kawasaki 
Script: Hiroyuki Kawasaki 
Hideyo Yamamoto (eps 4, 8, 10) 
Hiroshi Morioka (eps 2, 6, 9) 
Koji Sawai (eps 3, 7, 11-12) 
Shinya Kawamo (ep 5) 
Tomoyuki Kurokawa (eps 1, 13) 
Episode Director:
Hideyo Yamamoto (ep 4) 
Hiroshi Morioka (eps 2, 9) 
Koji Sawai (eps 3, 7, 11) 
Takeshi Yoshimoto (eps 6, 10) 
Tomoyuki Kurokawa (eps 1, 13) 
Yutaka Hirata (eps 5, 8) 
Music: R・O・N 
Original creator: Manabu Kaminaga 
Original Character Design: Suzuka Oda 
Character Design:
Manamu Amasaki 
Minako Shiba 
Yukiko Ban 
Art Director: Chitose Asakura 
Chief Animation Director:
Manamu Amasaki 
Yukiko Ban 
Animation Director:
Asami Watanabe (eps 2, 7, 11) 
Daisuke Endo (ep 12) 
Kaori Higuchi (ep 5) 
Manamu Amasaki (eps 2, 6, 10) 
Mutsumi Sasaki (eps 4, 9, 13) 
Mechanical design: Yasuhiro Saiki 
Sound Director: Takeshi Takadera 
Director of Photography: Misaki Horiuchi 
Executive producer:
Kenji Saito 
Kenji Yokoo 
Producer: Ken Suekawa 

Animation producer: Hideaki Muraoka 
Animation Work Manager:
Katsuhiro Kurmoto (ep 1) 
Tatsuya Hamamoto (ep 2) 
Clean-Up Animation:
Akiko Ohba (ep 1) 
Chie Iwamoto (ep 2) 
Hitomi Ayato (ep 2) 
Hitomi Sakuma (ep 2) 
Miho Tanaka (ep 1) 
Mika Yokoi (ep 1) 
Rie Arai (ep 1) 
Ryoko Oka (eps 1-2) 
Shōko Oda (ep 1) 
Taeko Mizuno (ep 2) 
Yuki Moriyama (ep 2) 
Yuko Hamada (ep 2) 
Yuriko Taniguchi (ep 1) 
Hanae Yokota (ep 1) 
Kumiko Sone (ep 2) 
Color design: Makiko Kojima 
Conceptual Design:
Noriko Tsutsumiya (6 episodes
eps 2, 4, 7-13 odd
Yasuhiro Saiki (6 episodes
eps 1, 3, 6-12 even
Editing: Masayuki Kurosawa 
In-Between Animation:
Atsuko Morimoto (ep 1) 
Katsunori Kaneko (eps 1-2) 
Megumi Sukawa (ep 2) 
Shūhei Tsukakoshi (eps 1-2) 
Yoshitomo Miura (eps 1-2) 
In-Between Check: Megumi Sugawa 
Key Animation:
Asami Watanabe (ep 1) 
Asuka Shinbo (ep 2) 
Hitomi Ochiai (ep 1) 
Hitomi Sasaki (ep 1) 
Hitomi Tsuruta (ep 1) 
Mamiko Nakanishi (ep 2) 
Mamoru Hoshino (ep 2) 
Miho Imoto (ep 2) 
Shingo Ogiso (ep 1) 
Taiichiro Kohara (ep 2) 
Takashi Iwao (ep 2) 
Tatsuya Oka (ep 1) 
Wakako Yoshida (ep 2) 
Yoshiaki Tsubata (ep 2) 
Music Performance:
Hideyo Takakuwa (Flute) 
Keiko Shiga (Violin) 
Ken Okabe (Violin) 
Tomoko Shimaoka (Viola) 
Prop Design: Noriko Tsutsumiya 
Recording Adjustment: Masanori Tsuchiya 
Theme Song Arrangement:
Mina Kubota (ED) 
R・O・N (OP) 
Theme Song Composition:
Kominerisa (ED) 
R・O・N (OP) 
Theme Song Lyrics:
Kominerisa (ED) 
Mikio Sakai (OP) 
Theme Song Performance:
Daisuke Ono (OP) 
Lisa Komine (ED) 
Ayumi Fujimura as Haruka Ozawa 
Daisuke Ono as Yakumo Saitō 

Akimitsu Takase as Unkai Saitō 
Ami Koshimizu as Nao Saitō(eps 2-6, 10-13) 
Hiroki Touchi as Kazutoshi Gotō 
Megumi Toyoguchi as Makoto Hijikata 
Rokuro Naya as Hideyoshi Hata 
Ryoka Yuzuki as Miyuki Nanase 
Tokuyoshi Kawashima as Yūtarō Ishii 
Toshihiko Seki as Isshin Saitō 
Japanese companies
2nd Key Animation: C-Station 
Animation Production: Bee Train 
Background Art: Production AI 
NHK (2010-10-03) 
Design: C-Station 
Digital Paint: Studio Road 
In-Between Animation: C-Station 
Key Animation: C-Station 
Music Production: Flying Dog 
Sogo Vision 
English staff
English cast
Translation: Javier Lopez 
Executive producer:
Eiichi Takahashi 
John Ledford 

DVD Authoring: Neal Barnes 
Media Coordinator: Janice Williams 
Packaging Design: Larry Koteff 
Production Assistant:
E.W. Rector III 
Jessica Williams 
Kayla King 
Production manager: Joey Goubeaud 
Subtitle Formatting: Christopher Williams 
Technical Assistant: Michael Olesch 
English companies
Licensed by: Sentai Filmworks 
This encyclopedia is collaboratively edited by the users of this site
DISCLAIMER add information report an error lookup sources

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Anime anthology