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Detective Conan ("Meitantei Conan"; also "Case Closed" in some regions) is a Japanese detective anime and manga series by Gosho Aoyoma.

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Why doesn't Haibara change her hairstyle?

Akai, Jodie, and Vermouth notice the similarity between Haibara and Sherry and I think this is mainly due to her hairstyle which she didn't change after her body shrank. Why doesn't she change it as ...
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Which chapters from the manga that haven't been made as anime yet in “Detective Conan”?

I watched all episodes of Detective Conan anime, and I want list of manga chapters that haven't been made as anime yet.
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Who did Kaito Kid meet first: Conan or Shinichi?

In Detective Conan series, Kaito Kid first appeared in episode 76. Conan acted like he's never met him and he was looking forward to meeting him and putting him in prison. But in episode 219, it ...
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Why do Ran and Heiji wear the same clothes?

When Kazuha first appeared in Detective Conan series, she notices that Ran and Heiji wear the same clothes each time they met. What is the idea of this? They are not in love. Is their strong relation ...
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Why did not Conan tell Haibara about the liquor that made him restore to his original size as soon as possible?

In episode 177, "Reunion with the Black Organization", Conan asked Haibara to drink the liquor which made her restore to her original size, but why did not he tell her that the first time he met her ...
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Why does Haibara attend school?

After his body shrank, Conan attends school in order to look like a normal child especially in front of Ran and Kogoro, but why does Haibara attend school? Why does not she dedicate her time trying to ...
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When did Conan first met Haibara's sister?

In the beginning of episode 128, Conan said that he knew Misami, Haibara's sister. However, we have never seen them meet before, how is that possible? In the next episode, Misami told her sister ...
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How does Conan know that something is cut recently?

In many episodes, Conan sees a tree branch or a rope and after a quick look, he states that it is recently cut which means it is done by the culprit. How does he know that?
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How does Kaito Kid know the true identity of Conan in the 3rd movie?

How does Kaito Kid figure out the true identity in the 3rd movie of Detective Conan, "The Last Wizard of the Century"? I googled this and find that maybe when Kaito was disguising as a police officer, ...
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How does Conan know the names of Vodka and Gin in the anime?

I watched the anime many times but in the first episode of Detective Conan, both Vodka and Gin never mentioned their names. But later as the series continues, it looks like he knows their names even ...
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Is there a specific age timeline in Detective Conan? [duplicate]

Do the characters in Detective Conan age according to time? I am asking how the characters age, or if the characters age at all.
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Why do Conan and the Detective Boys call Ai “Haibara-san”?

Since a few months, I'm watching Detective Conan in Japanese with subtitles (because only the first 308 episodes are available in German). After a few episodes, I did some research on japanese names, ...
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Why do series like Detective Conan continue to produce filler when they have so much manga content to cover?

I was just wondering why anime series, Conan in particular, continually produce TV Original and, In Conan's case, Remastered episodes, when they have a couple of whole volumes of manga sitting around, ...
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Why is Chiisaku Natta Meitantei considered the “real” first episode?

MyAnimeList has published a database entry for Detective Conan: Episode One - Chiisaku Natta Meitantei. In this entry, the synopsis reads: The "real" episode 1 of Detective Conan written by the ...
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Name of the song that Conan played in Season 1 Episode 11: Moonlight Sonata Murder Case

What is the name of the song that Conan played in Season 1 Episode 11: Moonlight Sonata Murder Case at 08:27? Here is the link to the video.
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When did Conan's glasses get zoom functionality added?

In epsisode 466, Conan sees something down in a lake and Agasa says: Use the magnifying function of your glasses Allowing Conan to zoom in and see the body floating. I don't recall this ...
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Why is “Meitantei Conan” translated as Case Closed?

I really like the "Meitantei Conan" anime, but I've always wanted to know, why is was the name translated to "Case Closed" when it was localized?
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What is this Detective Conan OVA title?

I just remember the last section bit where Conan & Sonoko(?) forced to make emergency landing on some harbor(?). I think the real Pilot & Co-Pilot got poisoned by accident because they are ...
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Who is the woman who talks to young Tooru Amuro/Rei Furuya?

Tooru Amuro or Rey Furuya is the Black Organization member nicknamed Bourbon. He actually something like secret police agent (I can't remember the organization's name) who is working undercover in BO. ...
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What does Hondo Eisuke mean when he says, “I think I stood up on the wrong leg as a child.”

In Episode 462, Hondo Eisuke says, "I think I stood up on the wrong leg as a child." I tried searching for this idiom online but couldn't find anything, most likely because I was searching the ...
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How old is Conan meant to be?

I was rewatching an old episode of Detective Conan with a friend and we started discussing how weird it would be to hear a young child say some of the things Conan says. Then, I realized I didn't know ...
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Is there any special episode of Conan and Kindaichi working together?

According to Detective Conan World's Wiki, there are a few people who know Conan's real identity. I checked out the list and found Hajime Kindaichi. I am a fan of Kindaichi series so I would like to ...
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Why is the average number of suspects three or more in Detective Conan?

I'm curious as to why in almost every Detective Conan case there are always around three suspects? Even when there are cases with many suspects, Conan always narrows it down to three or four suspects. ...
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Why Hyde Park become Haido Park?

I've read this Detective Conan manga Chapter 499-504 there's a case when Conan chasing Rena Mizunashi, the CIA agent that disguise as Black Organization member with code name Kir. She along with Korn ...
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Is Sera's Brother Shukichi Haneda?

I've just read the newest Detective Conan comic online. There's a case when Yumi calls Shukichi and Sera call her brother at the same time. When Yumi talks to Shukichi, Shukichi holds their ...
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Why Ran did not recognise Shinichi right away?

I recently started watching Detective Conan and I learned that Ran and Shinichi are in fact childhood friends. So my question is, when Shinichi, due to the side effects of the drug he was forced to ...
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What is this 'Japanese Secret Police' Furuya Rei is in? Are they a real police division?

Conan mentioned that he probably worked for the Japanese Secret Police, but who are they exactly? Under what jurisdiction of Japanese law enforcement are they under? Are they like MI5 or something?
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Debut Episodes of Rival Characters in Detective Conan (Case Closed)?

I used to watch Detective Conan when I was younger and remember I got through the first 100 or so episodes. The most prominent "rivals" of Conan from what I remember was Kaitou Kid and Heiji Hattori. ...
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Why did Heiji's mom have to lie to Mouri and Conan in Episode 220?

At the end of the episode, Heiji appears and explains the reason behind the fake name "Reiko" to Conan that it was to conceal the fact that she is from Osaka. But that doesn't explain why she have to ...
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What happened to Mouri in Episode 219

After Senma jumped out of the helicopter, Mouri quickly jumps out and reveals his identity as Kaito Kid. Kid saves Senma from falling. But what happened to the real Mouri? If the Mouri in the chopper ...
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Which episodes of Detective Conan are canon?

Which episodes of Detective Conan are canonical to the manga? After watching the first ~20 episodes, I get the feeling that there are quite a lot of non-canon material so far.
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Why doesn't Conan reveal his identity at least to Ran in Detective Conan (Case Closed)?

Why doesn't Shinichi Kudo tell about his problem to Ran in Detective Conan, when he completely understands how much the girl loves him and suffers from pain due to him? While the truth is many times ...
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Why does Conan call Bourbon a liar?

Why does Conan call Bourbon a liar? I still don't get the context of this at the end of chapter 897
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Why do Black Organization members use alcoholic drink names as code names?

As far as I know, all of Black Organization's members using the names of alcoholic drinks as their code name, like Gin, Vodka, Sherry, and Vermouth. Is there any reason behind this?
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Is there an official statement about Detective Conan's ending?

Currently, Detective Conan series is now on it's 721 (source) and probably still counting. Is there any statement from the production if they have any plans on having this anime series end? If there ...
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How much time has passed in-universe in Detective Conan?

Detective Conan is a notoriously long-running series -- it's been running for like fifteen years, and hundreds of cases have been solved. Conan has made friends, received upgraded technology over time ...
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What is the significance of Ran's birthday?

Ran's birthday is usually seen as something important in the anime and manga and is talked about a lot. Yet, throughout the entire series of 660+ episodes and 70+ volumes, it has never actually ...