Kaiju Gomera vs. Kamen Yaiba

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Episode 965-968


Title: Kaiju Gomera vs. Kamen Yaiba
Japanese title: 大怪獣ゴメラVS仮面ヤイバー
(Daikaijū Gomera Vāsasu Kamen Yaibā)
Broadcast rating: 6.6% (Prologue)
 ?.?% (Interlude)
 ?.?% (Climax)
 ?.?% (Finale)
Filler case: #328
Original airdate: January 4, 2020 (Prologue ( Jo?))
January 11, 2020 (Interlude ( Yabu?))
January 18, 2020 (Climax ( Kyū?))
January 25, 2020 (Finale ( Ketsu?))
Season: 28
Manga source: TV Original
Cast: Conan Edogawa
Ran Mouri
Kogoro Mouri 
Heiji Hattori
Kazuha Toyama
Ai Haibara
Detective Boys
Goro Otaki
Fumimaro Ayanokoji
Heizo Hattori
Ginshiro Toyama
Kamen Yaiba
Next Conan's Hint: Online news (Prologue)
Bomb (Interlude)
Crazy trick (Climax)
Hairpin (Finale)
Director: Yasuichiro Yamamoto
Screenplay: Takahiro Okura
Storyboard: 965: Hiroaki Takagi and Yasuichiro Yamamoto
966: Hiroaki Takagi and Nobuharu Kamanaka
967: Yasuichiro Yamamoto
Episode director: 965: Hiroaki Takagi
966: Nobuharu Kamanaka
 967: Minoru Tozawa
Animation director: Seiji Muta (supervisor)
965: Hirona Okada, Kenichi Otomo, Michitaka Yamamoto, Keiko Sasaki, Aya Kobayashi and Marie Nagano
966: Kenichi Otomo and Nanae Yonemoto
 967: Keiko Sasaki
Character Design: Hiroshi Ogawa (design works)
Kyoko Yoshimi
Opening song: Makka na Lip
Closing song: Sukoshi Zutsu Sukoshi Zutsu
Prev episode: « Kogoro Mouri's Grand Lecture
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Kaiju Gomera vs. Kamen Yaiba (大怪獣ゴメラVS仮面ヤイバー Daikaijū Gomera Vāsasu Kamen Yaibā?) is the 965th, 966th, 967th and 968th episodes of the Detective Conan anime.








Location: Nichiuri TV station, Osaka
Victim: Isato Yonekura
Age: 43 years old
Time: Morning
Cause of death: Stabbing
Culprit: Takeru Kochi and Yoshito Mihara
After cornering him in the props room, they dropped a puppet on him which knocked him out before stabbing him to death.
Attempted car ramming


Location: Road near Osaka's Nichiuri TV station, Osaka
Victim: Ran Mouri and Kazuha Toyama
Age: 16 years old (Ran) and 17 years old (Kazuha)
Time: Afternoon
Car involved: Yonekura's black Lincoln Navigator
Culprit: Takeru Kochi
Trying to escape police, Kochi drove Yonekura's car he had just stolent without his partner-in-crime Mihara since he was caught by the police. Since he didn't to stop his car, he nearly ran over Ran but she was saved on time by Fumimaro Ayanokoji who just happened to come by. Kazuha, who was walking with Ran, escaped getting ran over since Ran pushed her on the side.
Accidental murder


Location: Road near Osaka's Nichiuri TV station, Osaka
Victim: Takeru Kochi
Age: 35 years old
Time: Afternoon
Cause of death: Explosion from car crash impact
Suspects: Unknown
After driving past Ran, Kochi sped but a taxi came from another runway and Kochi was forced to turn at his right and crashed into the nearby river. The unstable explosive inside the car caused it to explode an kill Kochi on the spot. It is believed by the police that the original target to be killed by the explosive was Yonekura and not Kochi.


Murder (past)


Location: Takaragaike road, Kyoto
Victim: Takashi Onda
Age: 43 years old
Time: 2 days ago at night
Cause of death: Explosion from car crash impact
Suspects: Unknown
While Onda was drunk, he drove on Takaragaike and his car exploded killing him instantly. The explosive used was acetone peroxide, just like in Kochi's car crash accident.


Location: Unnamed company warehouse near Osaka Castle
Victim: Ryohei Suemura
Age: 51 years old
Time: Morning
Cause of death: Bomb inside wooden box
Suspects: Unknown
Otaki comes to the filming site and brings Heiji and Conan to another case which just happened : Ryohei Suemura, an employee for the company which produces Kamen Yaiba vs. Gomera was killed when he opened a box of explosives (the same used in the previous murders) in an abandoned warehouse which was to be used to film some movie scenes.




Location: House in Sakai
Victim: Katsuji Ishizawa
Age: 38 years old
Time: Midnight
Victim released: yes
Suspects: Unknown
While staking out his house, the police find out he has been bound and gagged inside it and that he was just barely alive. Fortunately, he survived and has been brought to the police hospital to recover.
Robbery (past)


Location: Mansion in Kobe
Victim: Old couple and two employees
Age: Unknown
Time: 10 years ago
Robbed items: 120 million yen (approx. 1 million $)
Suspects: Isato Yonekura, Katsuji Ishizawa, Ryohei Suemura, Takashi Onda and an unknown person
10 years ago, four people robbed a mansion in Kobe and took away 120 million yen. Later investigations made it clear that the culprits were likely to be the four members of "Team Yonekura". While analyzing the proof that was on DVD, they find out that indeed the four of them were part of it but that there was a fifth member, the one who filmed the video.




In other languages[edit]

Language Title Translation
Flag of Thailand Thai สัตว์ประหลาดยักษ์โกเมล่า ปะทะ คาเมนไยบะ (ปฐมบท) / (ทำลาย) / (ไล่ล่า) / (บทสรุป) Gomera VS Kamen Yaiba (Beginning) / (Break) / (Rapid) / (Conclusion)


  • This marks Goro Otaki's first appearance in 200 episodes and Heizo's first in around 250 episodes.
  • The case reveals that Kazuha acutally likes the Gomera movies since she watched them when she was young with Heiji although this fact is not confirmed in the manga.
  • Taiho Pictures is a pun to Toho Pictures, the company which produces the Conan movies.
  • Yonekura's SUV stolen by Mihara and Kochi is a 2007–14 black Lincoln Navigator (U326). The license plate number is 浪速 300, よ 12-09 (Naniwa 300, Yo 12-09).
  • One of the cars in the parking is a brown Toyota Prius. The license plate number is 浪速 301, ふ 68-20 (Naniwa 301, Fu 68-20). Another Toyota Prius, although white, is seen at the scene of Onda's accident.
  • The Naniwa Police Hospital (浪速警察病院 Naniwa keisatsu byōin?) shown in part 2 of the case is in fact the Osaka Police Hospital (大阪警察病院 Ōsaka keisatsu byōin?).
  • Onda's blue car is a Mazda RX-7. The license plate number is 浪速 332, り 1-10 (Naniwa 332, Ri 1-10).
  • Onda's red car was a Chevrolet Corvette convertible. The license plate number was 浪速 332, は 1-64 (Naniwa 332, Wa 1-64).
  • Otaki's police car is a Toyota Crown. The license plate number is 浪速 800, ? 33-86 (Naniwa 800, ? 33-86).
  • Fumimaro Ayanokoji's car is a Subaru Impreza WRX STI hatchback. The license plate number is 東山 302, よ 11-17 (Higashiyama 302, Yo 11-17).


See also[edit]

Episodes of Season 28