manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
App
Try out our new iPhone application!
App
Manga Poll
How big of a manga fan are you (in terms of # of series read / reading)?
Beginner (<10)
Casual reader (10-100)
Rookie (100-250)
Intermediate amateur (250-500)
Amateur (500-750)
Advanced amateur (750-1k)
Intermediate professional (1-1.5k)
Professional (1.5k-2k)
Advanced professional (2k-3k)
Sensei (3k+)
 
See Old Polls

Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comics
with a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today!

Coded in ConTEXT

Join #baka-updates @irc.irchighway.net

RSS Feed
 
center_left_tab Manga Info center_right_tab
 
ALL    A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z   
Shinrei Tantei Yakumo - 'Akai Hitomi wa Shitte Iru  
Login to add items to your list, keep track of your progress, and rate series!
Description
From Fateful Encounters:

Based on novel by Kaminaga Manabu. Shinrei Tantei Yakumo, aka psychic detective yakumo, tells a story about a college student, Saitou Yakumo who is born with different eye colors. His red left eye gives him a special ability to see ghosts and spirits. He believes ghosts and spirits are bound to earth because of a certain 'cause,' and simply eliminating that 'cause' will let those spirits rest in peace. Being asked for help by Ozawa Haruka, they begin the investigation together.

---

Includes an unrelated side story called Pen x Pal in vol.1.

Type
Manga

Related Series
Shinrei Tantei Yakumo (Alternate Story)
Shinrei Tantei Yakumo (Novel) (Adapted From)

Associated Names
心霊探偵八雲―赤い瞳は知っている
心靈偵探八云
Pen X Pal
Psychic Detective Yakumo - The Red Eyes Know
Shinrei Tantei Yakumo (MIYAKO Ritsu)
Shinrei Tantei Yakumo - Akai Hitomi wa Shitteiru

Groups Scanlating

Latest Release(s)
v.1 c.Oneshot by Loyal Kiss (1717d ago)
v.2 c.9 (end) by Fateful Encounters (1779d ago)
v.2 c.8 by Fateful Encounters (1828d ago)
Search for all releases of this series

Status in Country of Origin
2 Volumes (Complete)

Completely Scanlated?
Yes

Anime Start/End Chapter
N/A

User Reviews
N/A

Forum

User Rating
Average: 8.6 / 10.0 (238 votes)
Bayesian Average: 8.38 / 10.0
10
 31% (74 votes)
9+
 27% (64 votes)
8+
 23% (54 votes)
7+
 11% (27 votes)
6+
 5% (11 votes)
5+
 2% (4 votes)
4+
 0% (0 votes)
3+
 0% (0 votes)
2+
 1% (2 votes)
1+
 1% (2 votes)

Last Updated
November 7th 2013, 3:48am PST

Sponsored Links
Game advertisements by <a href="http://www.game-advertising-online.com" target="_blank">Game Advertising Online</a> require iframes.


Genre

Categories

Category Recommendations

Recommendations

Author(s)

Artist(s)

Year
2007

Original Publisher

Serialized In (magazine)
Bessatsu Hana to Yume (Hakusensha)

Licensed (in English)
No

English Publisher
N/A

Activity Stats (vs. other series)
Weekly Pos #987 increased(+181)
Monthly Pos #2018 increased(+137)
3 Month Pos #2788 decreased(-60)
6 Month Pos #2990 increased(+181)

List Stats
On 284 reading lists
On 380 wish lists
On 856 completed lists
On 15 unfinished lists
On 159 custom lists

Note: You must be logged in to update information on this page.

Forum Posts
No topics currently in the forum, view the forum or add a new topic now.

tickmark preloadxmark preloadxmark preload
User Comments [ Order by time added ]
 

You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.

avatar
Nice   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by sauyadav
March 23rd, 2012, 10:17am
It was nice read. Art is pretty good, story is very light, doesn't have enough punch. I was expecting something like Kurosagi Corpse Delivery Service. Still it seems a sincere effort without any over-the-top annoying elements. A good manga for someone just starting reading manga.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
good   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by simpleeyelid
January 18th, 2011, 10:26am
a light reading, I like the part which talks about the humanbeing feelings. Story is not important for this short manga. Ending is good enough. No exaggeration is fine.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Very Short, But Good Manga   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by a_v
December 23rd, 2009, 3:10pm
Basic premise:
Cynical student helps a bright cheerful girl with a kind heart figure out what has happened to her friends in trouble.

In this, it basically comes down to 3 small arcs (each an individual detective story) with a ghost aspect in it.

Also, ignore the title - It's not psychic, it's more of a "third-eye" type of being able to see lingering spirits (or if you prefer, think of a "I see dead people Sharingan).

Overall a good manga, rated it high due to having no real faults, and also not being many of it's type. Ending is somewhat mediocre, but this series didn't go on long enough to expect for anything more.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Nice   
Rating: N/A
by Tomochii-Chan
February 9th, 2009, 8:31pm
I really like this manga, especially since it reminds me so much of Ghost Hunt. I especially love the art and characters. Yakumo is awesome (and hot). Haruka and Yakumo are a great team (and couple bigrazz)

Good read if you're into ghost stories or like the series Ghost Hunt.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
it should have been longer!   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by freko_frika
December 22nd, 2009, 7:12am
its a good manga, very intriguing and well told..and i really like the main lead Yakumo.such a unique character.plus his interaction with the female lead is quite cute too..if only it was a romance manga..but it isnt but it beats most shoujo romance manga out there...and once ur done with this manga, you'll want more...two volumes is too short!!
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Great Short Series   
Rating: 9.0 / 10.0
by markdarkangel
October 16th, 2009, 5:44pm
This is by far one of the few short series i enjoyed reading. It has depth, drama, supense, and overall great characters especially Yakumo. Only problem with it is that it was short because it would be awesome to read more.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
Good   
Rating: 7.0 / 10.0
by kichiX
June 2nd, 2010, 10:00am
The art was good, the storylines were good and the development of the characters was good. The shortness of the series meant that the plot didn't drag like some longer mangas. Overall a good read that I would recommend.
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
avatar
awesome   
Rating: 9.9 / 10.0
by HowlSophie
December 8th, 2009, 12:07pm
i gave it a 9.9 'cuz i wanted it to be longer....it would've been great if they became a couple...but than again it isn't a romance manga
but still awesome
Was this comment useful?  Yes tickmark  No xmark    
Show  entries per page 


You must login to comment for this series! Register an account.
Manga Search
MANGA Fu
MEMBERS
TEAM-BU


footer