Case Closed Broadcast Started on January 8, 1996
January 8, 1996 is the day when the TV anime “Case Closed” was first aired in Japan.
Case Closed is a detective manga based on Gosho Aoyama, whose serialization began in the May 1994 issue of “Weekly Shonen Sunday.”
He was forced to take medicine by a mysterious organization, and his body became smaller like a child.
He solves many cases while following the whereabouts of the organization.
As of November 2018, the cumulative worldwide circulation of books has exceeded 230 million.
Both manga and anime are very popular works that have been translated, published and aired all over the world.