Email required Address never made public. Compared to the tone and pacing of the original drama, I thought this special was a clear improvement, and certainly showed some effort to do things right. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here So the only caveat I have is that the resolution of the final mystery might not be entirely satisfying, though they certainly made a good try of it. With that recalibration to my expectations, the mystery this time was definitely an improvement over episode 1. Serizawa was saying this as a matter of fact but somehow it had the unexplainable effect of making me laugh. Of those two suspects for the Fujibayashi murder, only one of them could have committed the Hiramatsu murder.

Well, there was one. But is that just the casting director messing with us? I’m the same, I don’t like Episodic stories either, so I left NazoDi after a few eps, I hope kaginokakatta heya won’t do the same! It helps Enomoto to concentrate when doing his work i. As usual, Serizawa took the comedic lead and Sato Koichi-san was brilliant as usual. Aoko, meanwhile, has been approached by an old man who was saved in his apartment by a mysterious benefactor who discovered him having a heart attack and called the police.

First impressions of this drama: Apparently, Enomoto had been taking note of the crime scene’s key features and dimensions while he visited the place so he was actually walking around the house with a purpose. They find Hiramatsu dead!

Because of this, Kageyama is relied on by It ended on a cliffhanger and I noted that there was a special coming that I kakattaa, keeping my fingers crossed, would explain the ending. Notify me of new comments via email. Post was not sent – check your email addresses!

Enomoto always makes a small scale model and thinks technically in rfview of security and locks to solve cases, while Serizawa assists by hinting some circumstantial evidences. Galileo TV Series The Land of Stealth I love how the only time Enomoto smiles revlew when he finally unlocks a really difficult lock, and I also like the ambiguity and lack of back story his character received. It’s another battle of the wits for the brilliant but eccentric physicist, Yukawa, and detective, Kaoru.


Compared to the tone and pacing of the original drama, I thought this special was a clear improvement, and certainly showed some effort to drrama things right.

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Then I promptly forgot all about it. Being new, Aoto bears in mind her boss’ advice and unwittingly promises to help investigate the supposed suicide of a funeral services company’s president.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Menu Skip to content Home About the Author. Regardless, I thought that the clever intricacies were enough to make up for any minor gaps. Both locked room mysteries involved an overly intricate number of steps. He wants to find his savior so he can include him in his will but at the time, the apartment was locked tight from the inside. It was a near miss at worst.

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The greatest character development occurred with Serizawa. The mid-level mystery was a ham-handed trick, but somewhat realistic despite how time-consuming it was. Needed by detectives, Reiko is a novice detective that lacks a few deductive skills.

While given 3 months to live, he makes a resolve to accept his fate dama face death properly. You are commenting using your WordPress. Enomoto Kei 11 episodes, Thank goodness for Game of Thrones!

I must say, Ohno is really great as Enomoto who is almost like his real-life persona in a sense. Thankyou heta much for this detailed review! While visiting the crime scene, Enomoto seems to be walking around for no reason while Serizawa keeps hurrying them to finish soon so that he can get back to kaaktta “lucrative” work.


Kodomo Keisatsu Summer Beginners! I know the Japanese love their locked room mysteries but the absurd amount of complexity in some of the solutions make them laughably unrealistic.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Share this Rating Title: Edit Storyline Erika Toda joins a law firm headed by Serizawa-san, on the first case she meets Enomoto Kei of Tokyo total security who unlocks Serizawa who has accidentally been trapped in a vault. Satoshi Ohno, Yuri Chinen, Denden.

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I really liked Ohno’s performance in Maou some years back but his subsequent dramas like Uta no Onisan and Kaibutsu-kun didn’t go down too well with me especially Kaibutsu-kun which I couldn’t even finish the first episode. February 1, at Thanks for dropping by J-Everything!

Kei Enomoto works for a Tokyo-based security company. Email required Address never made public. You are commenting using your WordPress. Serizawa Go 11 episodes, Retrieved 6 December Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Meanwhile, Enomoto seems to be unconcerned about what’s going on around hrya. Somehow, the music sequence or arrangement seems to be quite similar to what was in Liar Game hea in the timing of when the music comes in is about the same and features strong sleek beats.