Nightwalker: The Midnight Detective

Nightwalker: The Midnight Detective is a late night anime TV series created by Ayana Itsuki that is adapted from a PC game titled Mayonaka no Tantei Night Walker. Nightwalker incorporates elements of the horror, detective story and vampire genres, and is critically noted as a vampire story "with a bit of a twist". The main character is Shido, a vampire who protects humans from other supernatural creatures. A private investigator by day and a demon hunter by night, Shido solves murder cases caused by monsters called nightbreeds.

TitleNightwalker: The Midnight Detective
Original TitleNight Walker -真夜中の探偵-
First Air DateJuly 8th, 1998
Last Air DateSeptember 23rd, 1998
GenresAnimation, Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Action & Adventure, Crime, Mystery
NetworkTV Tokyo
Production CompanyAnime International Company (AIC)
ProducerHiroaki Inoue
Number of Seasons1 Seasons
Number of Episodes12 Episodes
Plot Keywordsamnesia, police, vampire, detective, supernatural, horror, tragedy, zombie, violence, demon, super power, dark fantasy, angst, seinen, ecchi, contemporary, anime, based on visual novel
Emi Shinohara
Emi Shinohara
Matsunaga Yayoi
Takumi Yamazaki
Takumi Yamazaki
Shidou Tatsuhiko
Maaya Sakamoto
Maaya Sakamoto
Yamazaki Riho
Showtaro Morikubo
Showtaro Morikubo
Angel
Toshihiko Seki
Toshihiko Seki
Bait
Hideyuki Tanaka
Hideyuki Tanaka
Cain
Kouichi Sakaguchi
Kouichi Sakaguchi
Akiba Koichi
Mayonaka no tantei Nightwalker
Night Walker: Mayonaka no Tantei
ナイトウォーカー
NightWalker: Eternal Darkness