Gosick

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Japanese: GOSICK -ゴシック-


Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 24
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 8, 2011 to Jul 2, 2011
Premiered: Winter 2011
Broadcast: Saturdays at 01:23 (JST)
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Bones
Source: Light novel
Genres: DramaDrama, MysteryMystery, RomanceRomance
Theme: HistoricalHistorical
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 8.041 (scored by 230269230,269 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #5612
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #397
Members: 546,850
Favorites: 8,334

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Synopsis

Kazuya Kujou is a foreign student at Saint Marguerite Academy, a luxurious boarding school in the Southern European country of Sauville. Originally from Japan, his jet-black hair and dark brown eyes cause his peers to shun him and give him the nickname "Black Reaper," based on a popular urban legend about the traveler who brings death in the spring.

On a day like any other, Kujou visits the school's extravagant library in search of ghost stories. However, his focus soon changes as he becomes curious about a golden strand of hair on the stairs. The steps lead him to a large garden and a beautiful doll-like girl known as Victorique de Blois, whose complex and imaginative foresight allows her to predict their futures, now intertwined.

With more mysteries quickly developing—including the appearance of a ghost ship and an alchemist with the power of transmutation—Victorique and Kujou, bound by fate and their unique skills, have no choice but to rely on each other.

[Written by MAL Rewrite]

Background

The 11th episode of Gosick was originally scheduled for broadcast on March 19, but had to be postponed to April 2 due to emergency broadcast related to the devastating March 11 earthquake and tsunami. The anime again met some trouble when Bandai Entertainment stopped releasing new DVDs, cancelling the series’ scheduled US DVD/Blu-ray release.

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Staff

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Nanba, Hitoshi
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Opening Theme

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"Destin Histoire" by yoshiki*lisa (吉木りさ)
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Ending Theme

1: "Resuscitated Hope" by Lisa Komine (eps 1-12)
2: "unity" by Lisa Komine (eps 13-24)




Reviews

Feb 23, 2024
Gosick is must watch for all mystery and detective genre lovers.

Although Gosick isn’t outright detective story it has a lot of similarities which I appreciated as you average detective stories enjoyer. It’s very rare to find anime which can unite so many aspects and do it in good quality. Do you enjoy romance, mystery, historical setting or maybe comedy? There is plenty of all these elements. Often detective stories rely on one or two main narratives which are repeated on and on for even more like one hundred episodes and you can get bored over time. Thing is Gosick is not your typical detective ...
Jul 17, 2023
Mixed Feelings
“Gosick” is what happens when You play a mystery game on easy mode with auto-resolve turned on.

Kazuya Kujou - a transfer student from the far east stumbles upon a mysterious girl. Called by some the golden ferie of the library, she's petite, has a sweet tooth, is unpleasant and able to solve any and all mysteries with little information. From that day on Kujou gets dragged into being her “assistant” in solving cases the police are ill equipped to handle. Most of them having some strange relevance to ghost stories and urban legends of the region. Sometimes proving that the ghost stories are far less ...
Apr 22, 2022
Wow this actually has a high rating for some reason.

I rewatched Gosick recently and boy was it bad.

Firstly the characters. Do people actually like little girls kicking boys that they like? He would ask her a simple question and she would kick him or hit him. And kujo would actually forgive her and BRING HER SWEETS. If it were the other way around, with him hitting her, everyone would be pissed. Kujo is the reason why this relationship even exists. Yeah he's a boring character with not much to offer, but you have to admit, he's sweet and treats her right. Victorique, on the other ...

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