Hot, Bitter, Sweet Soup
|Title:||Hot, Bitter, Sweet Soup|
|Japanese title:||辛く苦く甘い汁 |
(Karaku Nigaku Amai Shiru)
|Original airdate:||May 9, 2005|
|Manga source:||TV Original|
|Cast:||Conan Edogawa |
|Case solved by:||Kogoro Mouri (via Conan)|
|Next Conan's Hint:||Flour|
|Episode director:||Nana Harada|
|Animation director:||Atsushi Aono|
|Opening song:||Hoshi no Kagayaki yo|
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A woman, Fumie Ozawa, is found dead in her bathroom around 9 am, having appeared to have committed suicide by hanging her self with a thin wire, by her friend Etsuko Aikawa who claims it was murder.
The medical examiner puts the time of death between 6 and 8 pm the previous night. Kogoro investigates the scene and sees that she schedules a dentist appointment for the same day of her "suicide". Conan finds a powdered substance, sneaks away with a sample, and when asking a store clerk of it, she says it is katakuri starch, a thickner with sugar properties. When looking in to Ozawa's company financials, the police find a 30 million yen deficit that they believed she embezzled and her superior/boyfriend, Ryota Shimizu, who was off the same day she died and received an e-mail from Ozawa at 5:45 pm yesterday, may have a connection. Aikawa claims she treated Fumie like a surrogate daughter all her life and would do nothing to harm her when the police question her as a suspect. Later, Aikawa's alibi is in question when a delivery man saw her earlier than she stated. She states that she found the body earlier than she did, but after she left money for Ozawa before finding her, and was going to notify the police afterwords.
- This is the first case that came out after the creator, Gosho Aoyama married Conan's voice actress, Minami Takayama on May 5, 2005.
- Ran is currently taking part in a Karate Tournament. Although Strategy Above the Depths is non-canon, she did win the gold medal at the Kanto Martial Arts Competition in that movie. Although that movie came out on April 09, 2005, and the original airing of this also non-canon case was on May 9, 2005, it could still be the very same competition.
- The day of the dentist appointment, and today in the day in question is May 9, and the original airdate was May 9,2005.
- The calendar showed Mother's day as yesterday, and this case did indeed air the day after Mother's Day in 2005, which also means that this case aired on Monday.
|1||星のかがやきよ||Hoshi no Kagayaki yo||The Brilliance of the Stars||Hoshi no Kagayaki yo|
|2||事件解決 （意気揚々ver.）||Jiken Kaiketsu (Ikiyōyō ver.)||Case Resolution (Triumphant ver.)||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2|
|3||西の名探偵||Nishi no Meitantei||The Great Detective of the West||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 3|
|4||犯人のアジト （忍び込みver.）||Hannin no Ajito (Shinobikomi ver.)||The Culprit's Hideout (Creeping In ver.)||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2|
|5||「何だこの痕跡は？」 （未収録ヴァージョン）||"Nanda Kono Konseki wa?" (Mi Shūroku Vājon)||"What Is This a Trace Of?" (Unreleased Version)|
|6||脅迫 （パート１）||Kyōhaku (Pāto 1)||Threat (Part 1)||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2|
|7||事件現場 （謎ver.）||Jiken Genba (Nazo ver.)||Scene of the Case (Mystery ver.)||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2|
|8||緊迫||Kinpaku||Tension||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2|
|9||「何だこの痕跡は？」 （未収録ヴァージョン）||"Nanda Kono Konseki wa?" (Mi Shūroku Vājon)||"What Is This a Trace Of?" (Unreleased Version)|
|10||迷路||Meiro||Labyrinth||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 4 ~Isoge! Shōnen Tanteidan~|
|11||事件現場 （オリジナルver.）||Jiken Genba (Orijinaru ver.)||Scene of the Case (Original ver.)||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2|
|12||Need not to know.||Need not to know.||Need not to know.||Detective Conan "Captured in Her Eyes" Original Soundtrack|
|13||推理 （オリジナルver.）||Suiri (Orijinaru ver.)||Deduction (Original ver.)||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2|
|14||陰謀||Inbō||Conspiracy||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 3|
|15||赤い光のスナイパー１||Akai Hikari no Sunaipā 1||The Sniper's Red Light 1||Detective Conan "The Last Wizard of the Century" Original Soundtrack|
|16||コナン組曲－Captured In Her Eyes||Konan Kumikyoku - Captured in Her Eyes||Conan Suite - Captured in Her Eyes||Detective Conan "Captured in Her Eyes" Original Soundtrack|
|17||それいけコナン （哀愁ヴァージョン）||Soreike Konan (Aishū Vājon)||Let's Go Conan (Sorrow Version)||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 1|
|19||蘭のテーマ||Ran no Tēma||Ran's Theme||Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 1|
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