The Red Sheep's Eerie Game

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Episode 1047-1048
(Int. Episode 1104-1105)

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Title: The Red Sheep's Eerie Game
Japanese title: 赤いヒツジの不気味なゲーム
(Akai Hitsuji no Bukimina Gēmu)
Original airdate: June 18, 2022 (Part 1)
June 25, 2022 (Part 2)
Broadcast rating: 6.3% (Part 1)
5.3% (Part 2)
Filler case: #369
Season: 31
Manga source: TV Original
Cast: Conan Edogawa
Kogoro Mouri
Ran Mouri
Juzo Megure
Wataru Takagi
Shinichi Kudo
Case solved by: Kogoro Mouri (via Conan)
Next Conan's Hint: Festival memories (Part 1)
Sheep's horn (Part 2)
Director: Yasuichiro Yamamoto
Nobuharu Kamanaka
Screenplay: Toshimichi Okawa
Storyboard: Masaharu Okuwaki
Episode director: 1047: Yosuke Fujino
1048: Masahiro Takada
Animation Director: Seiji Muta (supervisor)
Kaoru Nagakawa
Michitaka Yamamoto
Akio Kawamura
Character Design: Masatomo Sudo
Masanori Hashimoto (sub-character)
Hiroshi Ogawa (design works)
Production Cooperation: 1047: Azeta Pictures
1048: BIG BANG
Opening song: SLEEPLESS
Closing song: Karappo no Kokoro
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The Red Sheep's Eerie Game (赤いヒツジの不気味なゲーム Akai Hitsuji no Bukimina Gēmu?) is the 1047th and 1048th episode of the Detective Conan anime.





Part 1

Ryota Beppu goes to Mouri Detective Agency, asking Kogoro to save his girlfriend, Ami Takigawa, who has been kidnapped by "The Red Sheep". Starngely, the culprit did not demand a ransom. Conan and Ran feel that they have saw a red sheep in the past.


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Victim: Ami Takigawa
Age: 20 years old
Culprit: "The Red Sheep"

Around midnight, Ryota goes to Beika Park as The Red Sheep instructed, while Kogoro observes through the bushes. Suddenly, someone appears and run towards Ryota. It is Ami, who supposed to be kidnapped. Later, Ami reveals that it is just a game to test her boyfriend's courage and love, which is popular on social media. Knowing that, Kogoro scolds the couple.

At the same time, Conan is wandering around the street, when he is found out by Ran. It seems that both are curious about "The Red Sheep". Suddenly, from Beika bridge tunnel, someone in a red sheep coustume appears. However, the red sheep just passes through them. Conan and Ran then go into the tunnel, where they find a dead body.


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Location: Beika bridge tunnel
Victim: Tetsusaburo Wakabayashi
Age: 45 years old
Time: Midnight
Cause of death: Stab wound
Culprit: "The Red Sheep"

The police arrives and investigates the crime scene. Kogoro later also arrives. Conan then mention that the red sheep's horns left a mark on the tunnel ceiling. The dead man is Tetsusaburo Wakabayashi, owner and head cook of a resturant called "La Mucho". Kogoro then remembers that both Ryota and Ami works at "La Mucho". He later go to find the couple.

The next day, Conan, Ran, and the police go to "La Mucho". Kokichi Mukai, the assistant head cook, and Daiki Kamio, the cook, confirm that the knife use to kill Wakabayashi is indeed Wakabayashi's own knife. Later, the restaurant co-owner, Motojiro Hirasawa, arrives. All the three live alone and do not have an alibi. When Conan mention about the red sheep, Kamio seems distrubed. He reveals that people have been talking about the red sheep on a video sharing site recently. There are videos uploaded where the red sheep has been scaring couples on dates and then running off. Later, Conan notices a strange mark in the kitchen.

Kogoro then arrives at the restaurant along with Ryota and Ami. Kogoro suspects that Ryota and Ami might be involved somehow. However, Wakabayashi hardly left the kitchen and never talks to Ryota and Ami, who are floor staff, so they should have nothing to do with the murder. Conan then wonders if Wakabayashi receive a threatening message, but Hirasawa says that Wakabayashi didn't have girlfriend. Suddenly, Takagi recieves a call that there is a threatening message sent to Wakabayashi's computer around 10pm.


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Victim: Anri
Time: 10:00 pm
Culprit: "The Red Sheep"

The threatening messages is a video, where the red sheep says that they have kidnapped Anri and demanded 50 million yen as the ransom. It is believed that Anri is Wakabayshi's girlfriend, who he recently met through a dating app recomended by Kamio.

Later, Conan asks Kamio to let them see the popular red sheep video. Ran then also take a closer look at the video. Suddenly, both Conan and Ran remember that they have meet the red sheep 10 years ago at a festival. Conan then go to Beika Costume Rental Storeroom, where he found the red sheep costume. It is the same costume used as there is a mark left on the horns after it scraped the ceiling. Unfortunately, he was mistaken as a thief by the owner of the renatl store, Hideto Iwami. Luckily, Kogoro and Ran arrive at the store.

Iwami reveals that recently, the red sheep costume has been stolen during the night and was returned every morning. The last time the costume was rented is three weeks ago, around the time when the red sheep video was uploaded. The person who rented the costume reveals to be Motojiro Hirasawa.

Part 2

The next day, all people gathers at "La Mucho", where Kogoro reveals his deduction.


  • Resolution


    Magic File 3


    In other languages

    Language Title Translation
    Flag of France French (Subbed) Le Sinistre Jeu du mouton rouge The sinister game of the red sheep
    Flag of Thailand Thai เกมแกะสีแดงที่น่าสะพรึงกลัว The eerie Red Sheep game
    Flag of Vietnam Vietnamese Trò chơi đáng sợ của cừu đỏ

    See also

    Episodes of Season 31