The Detective is Already Dead, also known as Tantei wa Mou, Shindeiru is an upcoming action, spy thriller anime based on the light novel of the same name which won the 15th MF Bunko J newcomer award in 2019. The series is written by Nigoju with illustrations drawn by Umibozu,

Studio ENGI is adapting these novels into anime. Manabu Kurihara is leading the production as series director and Deko Akao is penning the scripts. Meanwhile, Yōsuke Ito is designing the characters and Yuuyu, Naoki Tani, and Tatsuya Yano are composing the music.

Episode 1 of Detective is Already Dead is scheduled to release on July 4, 2021, at 9:30 pm JST and is confirmed to run for 12 episodes with a new releasing every Sunday.

This season a lot of anime are coming out and there may be many anime that you might want to watch. So it will be difficult to keep track of all the anime that you want to watch.

That’s why we have created this Detective is Already Dead Release schedule which will help you keep up with all the release dates of its episode 1 to 12 and help you know when the next episode will air.

Detective is Already Dead Episode Release Schedule

Episode No.Release Date
Episode 1July 4, 2021
Episode 2July 11, 2021
Episode 3July 18, 2021
Episode 4July 25, 2021
Episode 5August 1, 2021
Episode 6August 8, 2021
Episode 7August 15, 2021
Episode 8August 22, 2021
Episode 9August 29, 2021
Episode 10September 5, 2021
Episode 11September 12, 2021
Episode 12September 19, 2021

How Many Episodes will Detective is Already Dead will have?

As confirmed on Twitter, the anime will run for a total of 12 episodes starting from July 4, 2021, to September 19, 2021. A new episode in the series will be released every Sunday at 9:30 PM JST and will be immediately streamed outside of Japan on Crunchyroll. This translates into the episode appearing at the following times on Saturday around the world:

  • Pacific Time: 7:30 AM 
  • Central Time: 9:30 AM 
  • Eastern Time: 10:30 AM 
  • British Time: 3:30 PM 

Note: Some episodes might get delayed because of some reason or another and if that happens we will update the schedule with new dates.

When the new episodes of Detective is Already Dead are released?

The new episodes of Detective is Already Dead are released every Sunday at 9:30 PM according to Japanese standard time.

Is it available on Netflix?

No, the show is not currently on Netflix yet but might be added in the future once all the episodes are aired.

Where To Watch Tantei wa Mou, Shindeiru anime online?

Viewers from United States, Mexico, Canada, Australia, and Brazil can watch the anime officially on Funimation who has licensed the series for the western audience. Moreover, Muse Asia has licensed the series in South and Southeast Asia, which includes countries including India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, and China. They will provide the episodes in multiple subtitles options: English, traditional and simplified Chinese and Thai.

Staff Details Of The Anime

Directed byManabu Kurihara
Written byDeko Akao
Music byYuuyuNaoki TaniTatsuya Yano
Licensed byFunimation, Muse Communication
Original networkAT-X, Tokyo MX, SUN, KBS Kyoto, BS-NTV, TV Aichi
Original runJuly 4, 2021 – September 19, 2021

When the English Dub for Detective is Already Dead will premiere?

Unfortunately as of writing, there is no official confirmation when the English dub for Detective is already Dead will release. However taking into account the fact that anime streaming giant Funimation is releasing it who have been producing lots of dubs of their popular series lately along with the popularity of the source material in the English-speaking countries, it is relatively safe to say that an English dub will be announced very soon.

Synopsis For The Detective is Already Dead ( Tantei wa Mou, Shindeiru)

The Detective is Already Dead Anime Visual
The Detective is Already Dead Anime Visual

Kimihiko Kimizuka has always been a magnet for trouble and intrigue. For as long as he can remember, he’s been stumbling across murder scenes or receiving mysterious attaché cases to transport. When he met Siesta, a brilliant detective fighting a secret war against an organization of pseudo humans, he couldn’t resist the call to become her assistant and join her on an epic journey across the world. Until a year ago, that is. Now he’s returned to a life that is normal and tepid by comparison, knowing the adventure must be over. After all, the detective is already dead.


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