Summer 2018 anime: Kyoto Teramachi Sanjou no Holmes

Summer 2018 anime: Kyoto Teramachi Sanjou no Holmes

The summer seems very action-packed, so it’s time to talk about an anime that has a more chill feelings to it. Kyoto Teramachi Sanjou no Holmes takes place in a small antique shop in Kyoto and it’s ready to captivate us with art and mysteries.

General information

Episodes: N/A

Aired: July 10, 2018 – ?

Studio: Seven

Genre: Mystery

Rating: PG-13 – Teens 13 or older


The story takes place in an antique shop in Kyoto. Mashiro Aoi, a high school girl, goes to the shop in order to sell one of the antiques she had laying at home. However, here she encounters a boy named Yagashira Kiyotaka, the son of the shop’s owner, who got the nickname of “Holmes”. Instead of buying Aoi’s artefacts, he invites her to work with him at the shop.

Kiyotaka and Aoi together at the shop.

However, that’s not everything they do. Kiyotaka doesn’t have the “Holmes” nickname for nothing. The two of them will solve a lot of different mysteries together. What sort of stories will they hear and solve? Will Aoi become Kiyotaka’s “Watson”? Or will their relationship go even deeper than that?

This anime promises us to give us a pleasant story and also teach us a lot about art and antique Japanese items. If you’re interested in mystery and Japanese history and art, then you might like this anime.