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Manga / Shinjuku DD

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A quack doctor and a rookie detective. Just another day at Shinjuku.

ShinjukuDxD is a series written by Yuma Ando, illustrated by Ponjea, and arranged by Takanori Yasaka and can be read at Mangabox, an official manga magazine app and website that people can download via Android or Apple iOS.

Lots of diseases happen in Shinjuku, Japan everyday. Crimes happen everyday, patients see a doctor everyday, and life goes on. Enter Inui Date, a quack doctor who happens to see a girl falling from a building and the last moments of the girl is to give him the key. Joined by Maria Daigo, a rookie detective, follow the two of them as they solve crimes and help patients while unraveling the quack doctor's past.

Not to be confused with the other DxD.

  • Back-Alley Doctor: Inui's a doctor and he was also supposedly the "Top Knife" of the Shinjuku University Hospital though for unknown reasons, he doesn't have a license.
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  • Boxing Battler: Inui's preferred fighting style and he does have a mean punch.
  • Elevator Failure: An earthquake causes this and unfortunately, a pregnant woman is aboard who is about to give birth. Inui then decides to to conduct an operation inside the elevator and needs all of the passengers to help him out.
  • Fun with Acronyms: The DxD in this title refers to "Doctornote  x Detectivenote ".
  • Groin Attack: Inui's been subjected to this quite a few times.
  • Mr. Fanservice: Inui is the biggest provider.
  • Ms. Fanservice: Maria and the manga will make sure you never forget it.
  • Start of Darkness: The criminal of the first murder case, as theorized by Inui. He was just a normal cop who got jealous because the rich people have been flaunting their luxuries around while he can't afford any of it. So when he got a hold of the drugs, he started selling those.
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  • Static Stun Gun: Inui's been shocked by a stun gun so he could operate on one of the Yakuza heads. Turns into a Chekhov's Gun when the modified stun gun is needed to replace a defibrillator.
  • Thanks for the Mammary: In the first chapter, Inui gropes Maria's left breast because he thought she was developing breast cancer. Turns out she was fine and Maria isn't all that bothered about it afterwards.
  • The Dog Was the Mastermind: The police officer who met with Inui at the start of the series is the murderer of the first case.
  • The Watson: Maria, though justified as she has been on Shinjuku for only 3 months.


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