Leading a Detective Around By the Nose

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Episode 979
(Int. Episode 1036)

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Title: Leading a Detective Around By the Nose
Japanese title: 探偵を引きずり回す (Tantei wo Hikizurimawasu)
Original airdate: August 29, 2020
Broadcast rating: 7.1%
Filler case: #333
Season: 30
Manga source: TV Original
Cast: Conan Edogawa
Kogoro Mouri
Juzo Megure
Case solved by: Kogoro Mouri
Conan Edogawa
Next Conan's Hint: Letter
Director: Yasuichiro Yamamoto
Nobuharu Kamanaka
Screenplay: Nobuo Ogizawa
Storyboard: Hiroaki Takagi
Episode director: Hiroaki Takagi
Animation director: Seiji Muta (supervisor)
Nobuyuki Iwai
Character Design: Masatomo Sudo
Masanori Hashimoto (sub-character)
Hiroshi Ogawa (design works)
Opening song: Makka na Lip
Closing song: Hoshiai
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Leading a Detective Around By the Nose (探偵を引きずり回す Tantei wo Hikizurimawasu?) is the 979th episode of the Detective Conan anime.






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Location: Kanae Kaetsu's house
Victim: Kanae Kaetsu
Age: 26 years old
Time: Some days ago
Missing item: Mrs. Kaetsu's brooch
Suspects: Unknown
While at his office, Kogoro receives a request from Kanae Kaetsu, a client whose mother's brooch was stolen. They have to follow letters left by the robber to find out the truth.
Attempted Murder

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Location: Road to Dadagaya Concert Hall
Target: Kanae Kaetsu
Age: 26 years old
Attack types: Car ramming
Suspects: Mysterious robber
While on the road to the second location said by the robber, a car approaches them and tries to ram them, but fails to as Kogoro manages to move themselves aside.
Attempted Murder

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Location: Road to Sutero Art Museum
Target: Kanae Kaetsu
Age: 26 years old
Attack types: Falling flower pot
Suspects: Mysterious robber
At the third location, the duo avoid at the last minute a falling flower pot.
Attempted Murder

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Location: Hadoson Seaside Park monument to the sea
Target: Kanae Kaetsu
Age: 26 years old
Attack types: Flying golf ball
Suspects: Mysterious robber
While going out of the fourth location, Kogoro catches a flying ball directed towards them.
Murder (Past)
Location: Tokyo
Victim: Diet member
Age: Unknown
Time: 2 years ago
Cause of death: Unknown
Culprit: Ryoji Nagakura
Nagakura murdered a diet member he hated two years ago. He was found out and arrested by Kogoro.
Suicide (Past)

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Location: Tokyo Detention Center
Victim: Ryoji Nagakura
Age: 31 years old
Time: 2 years ago
Cause of death: Unknown
Nagakura committed suicide before his trial began in prison.


  • Resolution


    • Most of the locations shown had repeated kanjis in their name: "美美美" in Bibibi Publishing or "岡ヶ岡" in Okagaoka Cemetery.


    BGM listing

    # Song Title Romaji Translation OST
    0:29 - 1:16 ミニサス3 Minisasu 3 Mini Suspense 3 Detective Conan "Quarter of Silence" Original Soundtrack
    4:22 - 4:32 世良のひらめき Sera no Hirameki Sera's Inspiration Detective Conan "Dimensional Sniper" Original Soundtrack
    4:45 - 5:52
    6:19 - 6:45 シャドーD Shadō D Shadow D Detective Conan "The Eleventh Striker" Original Soundtrack
    7:29 - 7:46
    8:02 - 8:19
    8:34 - 8:56 イエローカード Ierō Kādo Yellow Card Detective Conan "The Eleventh Striker" Original Soundtrack
    8:57 - 9:17 コナン走る Konan Hashiru Running Conan Detective Conan "The Private Eyes' Requiem" Original Soundtrack
    9:25 - 9:38
    10:05 - 10:20
    10:50 - 11:44 哀しい出来事 Kanashii Dekigoto Sad Affair Detective Conan "The Crimson Love Letter" Original Soundtrack
    12:12 - 12:25
    12:40 - 12:58
    13:03 - 13:30
    15:25 - 15:45
    16:22 - 16:39 船上サスペンスG Senjō Sasupensu G Shipboard Suspense G Detective Conan "Private Eye in the Distant Sea" Original Soundtrack
    16:56 - 17:43 小五郎の推理~シマリス Kogorō no Suiri ~ Shimarisu Kogoro's Deduction ~ Chipmunk Detective Conan "Crossroad in the Ancient Capital" Original Soundtrack
    17:54 - 18:30
    18:52 - 19:20
    19:21 - 20:15
    20:17 - 20:29
    20:52 - 21:24 プレリュード Pureryūdo Prelude Detective Conan "Full Score of Fear" Original Soundtrack
    22:45 - 22:57
    23:21 - 23:44 蘭・愛のテーマ'07 Ran・Ai no Tēma '07 Ran's Love Theme '07 Detective Conan TV Original Soundtrack Selection Best

    In other languages

    Language Title Translation
    Flag of France French (Subbed) Le Détective se fait balader The detective walks around
    Flag of Thailand Thai ยอดนักสืบที่โดนลากไปลากมา The detective who got dragged around
    Flag of Vietnam Vietnamese Kéo thám tử đi lòng vòng

    See also

    Episodes of Season 30