Kindaichi Case Files (manga)

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[ serialized in [Weekly Shōnen Magazine] ]

Related anime:
    Kindaichi-shonen no Jikenbo Tanpenshu (manga) (spinoff)
    Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo (TV) (1997-04-07 to 2000-09-15, adaptation)
      Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo (movie) (1996-12-14, sequel)
        Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo 2 - Satsuriku no Deep Blue (movie) (1999-08-21, sequel)
      Kindaichi Shōnen no Jikenbo: Kuro Majutsu Satsujin Jiken-hen (OAV) (2012-12-17)
    Young Kindaichi's Casebook Special (manga) (1998, sequel)
    Kindaichi Shōnen no Jikenbo: Operaza Kan Saigo no Satsujin (special) (2007-11-12, adaptation)
    Kindaichi Shōnen no Jikenbo: Kyūketsuki Densetsu Satsujin Jiken (special) (2007-11-19, adaptation)
    (The) File of Young Kindaichi Returns (TV) (2014-04-05, adaptation)

Alternative title:
Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo (Japanese) 
Les Enquêtes de Kindaichi (French) 
Young Kindaichi’s Casebook 
Zapiski detektywa Kindaichi (Polish) 
金田一少年の事件簿 (Japanese) 
소년탐정 김전일 (Korean) 
Genres: action , comedy , drama , horror , mystery , psychological , romance 
Objectionable content: Intense 
Plot Summary: Hajime Kindaichi, a junior that barely made it past tenth grade has a knack for solving murder mysteries with support from Miyuki, his childhood friend and love-interest who encourages him when all seems lost, and Detective Kenmochi. 
User Ratings: 72 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 14 votes (sub:5, Eng:3, raw:2, ?:1, dub:1, others:2
1 Korean
1 Korean subtitled
)
 Excellent: 16 votes (Eng:7, sub:4, ?:2, dub:1, others:2
2 Indonesian
)
 Very good: 14 votes (Eng:6, sub:3, dub:3, others:2
1 Indonesian
1 Polish dubbed
)
 Good: 12 votes (Eng:5, dub:3, ?:1, sub:1, others:2
1 Indonesia
1 French
)
 Decent: 7 votes (Eng:5, raw:1, sub:1)
 So-so: 7 votes (Eng:7)
 Not really good: -
 Weak: -
 Bad: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Awful: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 206 users, rank: #398 (of 4371)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.778 (Very good−), std. dev.: 1.8873, rank: #1431 (of 4389)
Weighted mean: 7.605 (Very good−), rank: #1535 (of 4389) (seen all: 8.63 / seen some: 7.26 / won't finish: 6.27)
Bayesian estimate: 7.615 (Very good−), rank: #1017 (of 2757)
Number of tankoubon: 27 
Number of pages: 239 
Volumes:
#01. The Opera House Murders 
#02. The Mummy's Curse 
#03. Death TV 
#04. Smoke and Mirrors 
#05. Treasure Isle 
#06. The Legend of Lake Hiren 
#07. The Santa Slayings 
#08. No Noose is Good Noose 
#09. The Headless Samurai 
#10. Kindaichi The Killer: Part 1 
#11. Kindaichi the Killer: Part 2 
#12. Playing the Fool: Part 1 
Vintage:
1992-10 (Shonen Magazine) 
2002-10 (Poland) 
Release dates: We have 41
Trivia: We have 1
News: Show:
Nodame Cantabile Drama (Aug 10, 2006)
Dorama Encyclopedia (Jul 13, 2002)
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Graphic novel
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Opera House Murders (GN 1) 2003-06-10
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Mummy's Curse (GN 2) 2003-08-12
    Kindaichi Case Files - Death TV (GN 3) 2003-10-07
    Kindaichi Case Files - Smoke and Mirrors (GN 4) 2003-12-09
    Kindaichi Case Files - Treasure Isle (GN 5) 2004-02-01
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Legend of Lake Hiren (GN 6) 2004-04-01
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Santa Slayings (GN 7) 2004-06-01
    Kindaichi Case Files - No Noose is Good Noose (GN 8) 2004-08-03
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Headless Samurai (GN 9) 2004-10-05
    Kindaichi Case Files - Kindaichi the Killer Part 1 (GN 10) 2004-12-07
    Kindaichi Case Files - Kindaichi The Killer Part 2 (GN 11) 2005-04-12
    Kindaichi Case Files - Playing the Fool (GN 12) 2005-07-12
    Kindaichi Case Files - House of Wax (GN 13) 2006-05-09
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Gentleman Thief (GN 14) 2006-11-07
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Graveyard Isle (GN 15) 2007-05-01
    Kindaichi Case Files - Magical Express (GN 16) 2007-11-13
    Kindaichi Case Files - The Undying Butterflies (GN 17) 2008-05-06
    Kindaichi Case Files - Burial Francs (GN 18)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Art: Fumiya Sato 

Original Idea: Seimaru Amagi 
(none)
Japanese companies
Publisher: Kodansha 
English staff
English cast
Translation: Emi Onishi ("vol 1-3") 

Adaptation: Matt Varosky (vols 4, 10, and 13-15) 
Bilingual Translation: Yuriko Tamaki 
Editing: Jake Forbes (vols. 1-4) 
Production Artist: Jennifer Carbajal (Vol. 15) 
Retouch & Lettering: Erika Terriquez (vol. 14) 
(none)
English companies
Licensed by: TOKYOPOP 
Retouch And Lettering: Star Print Brokers (vol. 15) 
French staff
French companies
(none)
Publisher: Editions Tonkam 
French cast
(none)
German staff
German companies
(none)
Publisher: EMA (Egmont Manga and Animes) 
German cast
(none)
Polish cast
Polish staff
(none)
Polish companies
Publisher: Waneko 
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