Get ready, mystery fans! The (second) most famous boy detective in manga is coming back.
The latest issue of Weekly Shonen Magazine announced that Kindaichi Case Files R (The File of Young Kindaichi Returns) is returning to the airwaves. The series will hit Japanese TV in October.
Cast and staff for the new season will be announced in future issues of the magazine.
The first season of Kindaichi Case Files R will be released in a new DVD/Blu-Ray boxed set, which will hit Japanese retailers on August 26. The set will include new commentary tracks, and a companion booklet.
Kindaichi Case Files R is an adaptation of Yōzaburō Kanari’s Kindaichi Case Files manga. The first season kicked off in the Spring 2014 season, and ran for 25 episodes. Yutaka Tsuchida directed the adaptation at Toei Animation. The series is currently available in its entirety on Crunchyroll.
Source: Comic Natalie