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Nightwalker: Midnight Detective 

Mayonaka no tantei Nightwalker (original title)
Not Rated | | Animation, Action, Comedy | TV Series (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 ... See full summary »

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Ayana Itsuki
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Series cast summary:
Takumi Yamazaki ...  Detective Shido Tatsuhiko 12 episodes, 1998
Maaya Sakamoto ...  Riho Yamazaki 12 episodes, 1998
Richard Cansino ...  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
Sandy Fox ...  Guni 12 episodes, 1998
Lex Lang ...  Cain 12 episodes, 1998
Debbie Rothstein 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 Cain, and his prophecies of the Golden Dawn... Written by Miriani

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This is your soul on drugs... (VHS 2) See more »


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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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The credits are shown in their original Japanese form on the USA DVDs. See more »

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Spun-off from Nightwalker: The Midnight Detective (1993) See more »

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Loved It! <3
24 October 2005 | by DunpealFox07See 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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Japan

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Japanese

Release Date:

9 July 1998 (Japan) See more »

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1.33 : 1
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