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Synopsis: In a dystopian future, Detective Shinjuurou Yuuki - known as some as the "defeated detective" - ​​solves mysteries in Tokyo. Helped by its strange member Inga, the perception and ingenuity of Shinjuuro in cracking cases, especially homicides, lead to numerous resolved and guilty mysteries. However, his partner seems to have other more sinister intentions for people who capture, and the truth of the assistant's identity and motivation is involved in secret.

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Anime Names

  • Anime Name: Un-Go
  • Anime Name in Japanese: UN-GO アン ゴ
  • Anime Name in English: Un-Go
  • Other names: Desconhecido

Production information

  • Producers: Dentsu, Fuji TV, Toho, Sony Music Entertainment, Fujipacific Music
  • Licensors: Sentai Filmworks
  • Studios: Bones

Anime Information

  • Duration: 24
  • Date: October 14, 2011 - December 23, 2011 - Fridays on 0045 (JST)
  • Genres: Mystery, supernatural
  • Subjects: Unknown
  • Target: Unknown

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Below is the main curiosities of the anime "Un-Go": 

  • The anime is based on a light novel series written by Ango Sakaguchi, one of the most renowned Japanese writers of the twentieth century.
  • The title "Un-Go" is an abbreviation of "The Unknown Country", which is the name of one of the stories of the Light Novels series.
  • The main character, Shinjuuro Yuuki, is known as "the defective detective" because of his peculiar personality and his tendency to resolve cases unconventional.
  • The anime has a mixture of elements of mystery, science fiction and drama, creating a unique and intriguing atmosphere.
  • The series was produced by Bones studio, which is also responsible for other popular anime such as Fullmetal Alchemist and Bungo Stray Dogs.
  • The opening theme song, "How to Go", is played by the band School Food Punishment, which is also responsible for other anime songs such as Eden of the East "Futristic Image".
  • The anime was directed by Seiji Mizushima, who also directed Fullmetal Alchemist and Mobile Suit Gundam
  • The series presents a subtle social criticism, addressing topics such as corruption, media manipulation and social inequality.
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Main Characters

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  • Shinjuurou Yuuki (Ryo Katsuji) - A private detective who solves mysterious cases with the help of his assistant, Inga.
  • Inga (Aki Toyosaki) - A supernatural creature that can transform people's wishes into reality, but only if they answer a true question.
  • Rie Kaishou (Miyuki Sawashiro) - A government agent who often hires Shinjuuro to resolve complicated cases.
  • Izumi Koyama (ami koshimizu) - A reporter who follows Shinjuuro in his investigations and often gets involved in cases.
  • Seigen Hayami (Takako Honda) - A public prosecutor who has a complicated story with Shinjuurou and Inga.

Summary and events

  1. Private detective Shinjuuro Yuuki and his assistant Inga investigates the case of the murder of a politician.
  2. They discover that the killer is a robot created by the government, but are prevented from revealing the truth.
  3. Shinjuurou is hired to investigate the disappearance of a famous singer, but finds that she is involved in a drug trafficking scheme.
  4. Inga uses her supernatural powers to find out the truth about a jewelry theft case, but eventually discovers an obscure secret about her own past.
  5. Shinjumed and Inga investigate a case of murder on an isolated island where they find that everyone involved have secrets to hide.
  6. They discover the truth about Inga's father's death and government involvement in illegal experiments.
  7. Shinjumed and Inga face the government leader and reveal the truth about the cases they investigated, but pay a high price for it.

What happens in the end?

At the end of the un-go manga, the mystery around the character Bettenou is finally resolved. It is revealed that Bettenou is actually a computer program created to help maintain order in society. The protagonist, Shinjuuro, is able to unravel the truth behind the events that led to the creation of Bettenou and, with the help of his partner Inga, can expose the conspiracy behind the creation of the program. In the end, Shinjuuro and Inga decide to continue working together to solve mysteries and protect society.


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Meaning of Un-Go

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UN-GO アン ゴ
  • UN-GO: It is a word composed of "un" which means "no" in English and "go" which means "go" in English.
  • アン: It is the transliteration of Katakana "an" which can be translated as "no" or "anti".
  • ゴ: It is the transliteration of Katakana "GO" which can be translated as "go" or "advance".
The name of the anime "un-go" is a junction of the words "un" and "go", which together can be interpreted as "not go" or "not moving". This interpretation may be related to the anime theme, which addresses issues of truth and justice, where the main characters try to unravel mysteries and reveal the truth behind several cases. The name may suggest that they are going against the normal flow of things, questioning reality and seeking the truth, even if it means not following the conventional path.

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Questions and Answers FAQ

How many episodes have the anime Un-Go?

Un-Go has a total of 11 episodes. This number may not represent all seasons.

Where to watch the anime Un-Go?

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Un-Go - Continuation and New Season?

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