Box of Goblins

Box of Goblins (2008)

  • Genre: Animation, Crime, Mystery
  • First Air Date: 2008-10-08
  • Last Air Date: 2008-12-31
  • Total Seasons: 2
  • Total Episodes: 14
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 23 min.
  • Language: j
  • Production Company: Madhouse
  • Production Country: Japan
  • Networks: NTV
  • Director: Ryosuke Nakamura
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Between August and October, 1952, a series of unusual crimes takes place in Musashino and Mitaka: the attempted murder of 14-year-old Kanako Yuzuki, Kanako's abduction from the strange research "hospital" where she was recovering, then abductions of other girls, followed by their severed limbs in custom-fitted boxes being placed in surrounding towns. News editor Morihiko Toriguchi and crime fiction writer Tatsumi Sekiguchi investigate with the help of onmyōji Akihiko Chūzenji.

  • Keywords: based on novel or book, police, buddhism, kidnapping, blackmail, detective, journalism, supernatural, horror, murder, thriller, unrequited love, religion, post war, seinen, contemporary, neo-noir, japanese mythology, shinto, anime
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    Box of Goblins Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2008-10-08
    13 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date:
    1 Episodes

    Box of Goblins Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Five Death Omens of an Angel25 min
    Season 1Episode 2The Raccoon's Trick25 min
    Season 1Episode 3Incident of Euphoria25 min
    Season 1Episode 4The Kasha Incident25 min
    Season 1Episode 5The Incident of Clairvoyance25 min
    Season 1Episode 6The Box Incident25 min
    Season 1Episode 7The Goblin Incident25 min
    Season 1Episode 8The Power of Language25 min
    Season 1Episode 9Girl Dolls25 min
    Season 1Episode 10The Demon Incident25 min
    Season 1Episode 11Den of Evil25 min
    Season 1Episode 12Regarding The Brain25 min
    Season 1Episode 13A Box of All Manner of Spirits, or a Human25 min
    • Hiroaki Hirata

      as Akihiko Chuuzenji (voice)
    • Hidenobu Kiuchi

      as Tatsumi Sekiguchi (voice)
    • Takaaki Seki

      as Kiba Shuutarou (voice)
    • Toshiyuki Morikawa

      as Reijiro Enokizu (voice)
    Writing Sadayuki Murai Series Composition
    Art Hidetoshi Kaneko Art Direction
    Writing Natsuhiko Kyogoku Novel
    Camera Shinichi Igarashi Director of Photography
    Editing Naoki Kawanishi Editor
    Visual Effects Asako Nishida Character Designer
    Sound YOMI Theme Song Performance
    Sound Toshiya Wada Sound Effects
    Editing Satoshi Terauchi Editor
    Sound Hitsugi Theme Song Performance
    Sound Sakito Theme Song Performance
    Sound Ni~ya Theme Song Performance
    Sound Shusei Murai Original Music Composer
    Directing Ryosuke Nakamura Director
    Sound Yasunori Honda Sound Director
    Sound RUKA Theme Song Performance