Nightwalker: Midnight Detective (1998– )
"Mayonaka no tantei Nightwalker" (original title)

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Series cast summary:
Takumi Yamazaki ...
 Detective Shido Tatsuhiko (12 episodes, 1998)
Maaya Sakamoto ...
 Riho Yamazaki (12 episodes, 1998)
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 Detective Shido Tatsuhiko (12 episodes, 1998)
Mari Devon ...
 Yayoi Matsunaga (12 episodes, 1998)
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ...
 Riho Yamazaki (12 episodes, 1998)
Emi Shinohara ...
 Yayoi Matsunaga (12 episodes, 1998)
...
 Guni (12 episodes, 1998)
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 Cain (12 episodes, 1998)
Debbie Rothstein ...
 Additional Voices (12 episodes, 1998)
Hideyuki Tanaka ...
 Cain (12 episodes, 1998)
Ikue Ôtani ...
 Guni (12 episodes, 1998)
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Mankind is threatened by a race of creatures called the Nightbreed, people who have, either willingly or through deception, succumbed to supernatural beings. And hunting them down is a man named Shido. A detective. A warrior. A vampire. And with the help of an urban spirit, his naive secretary, and a police agent assigned to special cases, Shido stands as a vanguard against the Nightbreed. But he has his own difficulties as well. Including his sire, the mysterious Kain, and his prophecies of the Golden Dawn... Written by Miriani

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Children of the Night...Beware!


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9 July 1998 (Japan)  »

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Night Walker: Midnight Detective  »

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The series aired subtitled on the TV channel Locomotion from 2003 to 2004 in Spain. See more »

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Remake of Mayonaka no tantei Nightwalker (1993) See more »

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Gessekai
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Loved It! <3
24 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved Night Walker, It had everything an anime should have. Shidou's character was very well defined, along with Yayoi and Kaine. I recommend this anime for everyone, even those who have never seen an anime in their lives would probably enjoy this. This show had me on the edge of my seat all the way till the end, definitely a thrill ride worth staying up till 2 am on a school night to see. Not that I recommend doing that...<<; (Yea..it's worth it.) So if your interested, rent it, if you like it buy it. If your just a stupid water head who likes to hate on good anime..Be smart..Don't even pick it up and go back to your teenage dramas.

-The Dunpeal Fox


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