Three Hotta Siblings Murder Case

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Episode 44

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Information
Title: Three Hotta Siblings Murder Case
Japanese title: 堀田三兄弟殺人事件
(Hotta Sankyōdai Satsujin Jiken)
Broadcast rating: 17.6%
Filler case: #15
Original airdate: January 20, 1997
Season: 2
Manga source: TV Original
FUNimation version
English title: Unhappy Birthday
Dubbed episode: Episode 45
English airdate: August 9, 2004
Case
Cast: Conan Edogawa
Kogoro Mouri
Ran Mouri
Case solved by: Kogoro Mouri (via Conan)
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Staff
Director: Kenji Kodama
Screenplay: Yuuichi Higurashi
Storyboard: Hirohito Ochi
Episode director: Hirohito Ochi
Animation director: Haruo Ogawara
Music
Opening song: Feel Your Heart
Closing song: Meikyū no Lovers
Chronology
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Cast[edit]

Gadgets[edit]

Case[edit]

Situation[edit]

A lazy drive through the country lands Kogoro, Ran, and Conan in the middle of a murder mystery surrounding the death of billionaire industrialist, Kosaku Hotta. As Conan tries to unravel the clues before the killer can strike again, he faces one disturbing reality. The prime suspects are the victim's children. It's an explosive whodunit you won't want to miss.

Suicide (Past)

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Location: Road
Victim: Kentaro
Cause of death: Drowning
He committed suicide because Fumiko's father turned him down.
Bombing - Murder

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Location: Hotta household
Victim: Kosaku Hotta
Age: 58 years old
Cause of death: Explosion
Suspects: Masahiro Yamauchi, Koichi Hotta, Harumi Hotta, Ryoji Hotta, and Fumiko Hotta

People[edit]

Resolution[edit]

Translation changes[edit]

Anime[edit]

  • The names of the characters in the Funimation Dub are:
  • Kosaku Hotta - Oscar Hotta
  • Masahiro Yamauchi - Barnaby Arbington
  • Koichi Hotta - Kevin Hotta
  • Harumi Hotta - Karen Hotta
  • Ryoji Hotta - Ryan Hotta
  • Fumiko Hotta - Famke Hotta
  • Kentarou Yamauchi - Jason Arbington

BGM listing[edit]

# Song Title Romaji Translation OST
1 Feel Your Heart Feel Your Heart Feel Your Heart Feel Your Heart
2 のんびり気分 Nonbiri Kibun Carefree Feeling Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 1
3 蘭のテーマ Ran no Tēma Ran's Theme Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 1
4 新一の名推理 Shin'ichi no Meisuiri Shinichi's Great Deduction Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 3
5 事件現場 (謎ver.) Jiken Genba (Nazo ver.) Scene of the Case (Mystery ver.) Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2
6 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
7 陰謀 Inbō Conspiracy Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 3
8 コナンの危機 Konan no Kiki Conan's Crisis Detective Conan Original Soundtrack Super Best
9 怪人包帯男1 Kaijin Hōtai Otoko 1 The Mysterious Bandaged Man 1 Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 3
10 コナンの夢 (夕暮れver.) Konan no Yume (Yūgure ver.) Conan's Dream (Twilight ver.) Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 2
11 それいけコナン (哀愁ヴァージョン) Soreike Konan (Aishū Vājon) Let's Go Conan (Sorrow ver.) Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 1
12 蘭のテーマ Ran no Tēma Ran's Theme Detective Conan Original Soundtrack 1
13 迷宮のラヴァーズ Meikyū no Lovers Lovers' Labyrinth Meikyū no Lovers

Gallery[edit]

In other languages[edit]

Language Title Translation
Flag of Arabic Arabic العطر القاتل The Deadly Perfume
Flag of Basque Country Basque Hotta familiako hilketak
Flag of Catalonia Catalan (Catalonia dub) L'assassinat del cap de la família Hotta The Murderer of the Head of the Family Hotta
Flag of Valencia Catalan (Valencian dub) El crim de la família Hotta Hotta family crime
Flag of France French L'Anniversaire de monsieur Hotta The Birthday of Mister Hotta
Flag of Galicia Galician Os asasinatos da familia Hotta Hotta family crimes
Flag of Germany German Ein Unglück kommt selten allein Misfortune Seldom Comes Alone
Flag of Italy Italian Un compleanno esplosivo An Explosive Birthday
Flag of Spain Spanish (Castilian dub) Los crímenes de la familia Hotta Hotta family crimes
Flag of US Spanish (American dub) El caso del asesinato del señor Ortiz Mr. Ortiz (Kosaku) murder case
Flag of Thailand Thai คดีฆาตกรรมสามพี่น้องฮอตตะ Three Hotta Siblings Murder Case
Flag of Vietnam Vietnamese Vụ án mạng ở nhà Hotta The Hotta's House Murder Case

Trivia[edit]

  • This case is clearly modeled after The Triplet's Country Home Murder Case.
  • Ryoji Hotta car drive is a 1978 Red Porsche 928.
  • Kentarou car drive is a 1983 Nissan Bluebird [U11].
  • Yamauchi car in a garage is a 1963 Mazda Carol 360.
  • Fumiko car drive is a 1984 White Citroen BX.

See also[edit]

Episodes of Season 2
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