- Drama: Butterfly’s Mechanics: Murder Analysis Squad (literal title)
- Romaji: Chou no Rikigaku: Satsujin Bunsekihan
- Japanese: 蝶の力学 殺人分析班
- Director: Akira Uchikata
- Writer: Kazushi Asami (novel), Ichiro Anabuki
- Network: WOWOW
- Episodes: 6
- Release Date: November 17 – December 22, 2019
- Runtime: Sunday 22:00 – 23:00
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©
Toko Kisaragi (Fumino Kimura) is a detective in the Investigation 1 Section 11 of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department. Her senior, Detective Hideaki Takano, has decided to move to the Public Security Bureau. Hideaki Takano’s transfer will be carried out in 1 week. During this time, a murder takes place. A wealthy man is found dead in his home. His throat has been cut and a blue flower placed within the wound. Also, the victim’s wife Mayumi is missing. A newspaper then receives an email from Kurasuta 16, professing themself as the murderer. The email also implies the location of Mayumi. Since Detective Hideaki Takano is soon to transfer to the Public Security Bureau, Toko Kisaragi feels more pressure and responsibility to solve the crime.
- “Butterfly’s Mechanics” takes over WOWOW‘s Sunday 22:00 time slot previously occupied by “Evil’s Wave” and followed by “Nozaki Shuhei President of Bank” on January 19, 2020.
- Based on novel “Chou no Rikigaku: Keishicho Satsujin Bunsekihan” by Kazushi Asami (published July 14, 2017 by Kodansha).
- Related titles:
|Fumino Kimura||Munetaka Aoki||Rinko Kikuchi||Takahiro Fujimoto||Toshiyuki Kitami|
|Toko Kisaragi||Hideaki Takano||Machiko Aiba||Takeshi Ishikura||Eiji Tokushige|
|Yu Koyanagi||Masanobu Katsumura||Yasunori Danta||Ikkei Watanabe||Toru Nakamura|
|Keisuke Birukawa||Yukio Teshirogi||Taichi Kamiya||Yasuyuki Hayase||Isao Kisaragi|