Boku dake ga Inai Machi episode 1: Oh yeah, noitaminA can be good

Finally, some much-needed redemption. 2015 was not a particularly good year for either the mystery genre or the noitaminA block, as pretty much every title that came out under either one or both of these two labels suffered massive structural/writing issues. Between Ranpo Kitan, Rokka no Yuusha, Beautiful Bones: Sakurako’s Investigation and The Perfect Insider, not one was capable of fully satiating my desire to see a strong crime thriller/mystery from this medium. But that was 2015.

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