On the official Twitter account of the anime adaptation of The Detective Is Already Dead (jap.: “Tantei wa Mou, Shindeiru.”) it was announced that the series has been leading the top list of the Japanese streaming platform dAnime Store for several weeks.
The Detective is Already Dead Ten weeks in first place
The anime has therefore already occupied the first place of the popularity ranking among the anime series adapted from a light novel for ten weeks. In addition, all volumes of the original work are currently in the top 20 of the book trade TSUTAYA.
To commemorate the broadcast of the penultimate episode, a special illustration by Asagi Toosaka (character design of “Girly Air Force”) was also released. You can see the drawing later in this article.
The Detective Is Already Dead can be seen with English voice output and English subtitles at Crunchyroll. New episodes appear every Sunday at 3:30 p.m.
Tanmoshi Illustration by Asagi Toosaka
The Detective is Already Dead Storyline
The thwarting of a kidnapping with the beautiful, silver-haired detective Siesta changes Kimihiko’s young life. Their success is the starting signal for years of fighting crime and confronting syndicates around the world – until Siesta dies. Left with many questions, Kimihiko moves on. But now a new case can open healed wounds as it is linked to an assassin, a world conspiracy and his dead partner!