Shiro Kuramori


Kuramori manga

Live action kuromairi

Personal statistics
Name Shiro Kuramori
Gender Male
Status Deceased
Relatives, etc. Yumi Kuramori (Daughter - Deceased)
Youko Kuramori (Wife - Deceased)
Species Human
Eye Brown
Hair Brown
Occupation Private Investigator
Partner(s) Abe
Series statistics
Anime debut Episode 13
Manga debut Chapter 32
Seiyuu Issei Futamata
English Voice Jay Hickman
Live Action Nao Omani
Image Gallery

Shiro Kuramori was a Private Detective, who was hired by Reiko Tamura, to spy on Shinichi Izumi. After becoming a liability, his family is killed by parasites.


Kuramori was a man of average height and weight. He had brown hair, which he kept combed and a long face with a prominent nose. Being a detective, Kuramori often dresses in suits and business attire.


Kuramori had dreams of becoming a great detective like Sherlock Holmes. This caused him to use poor judgment, and risk his life, in hopes of making it big. Though after learning of the parasites, he chose his family and life over the job. After his family is killed, he became depressed.

Kuramori was initially insensitive with Shinichi's situation, telling the youth that he should turn himself in, even if it means being a lab rat, for the sake of humanity. However the private investigator later apologies later when realizing the risks Shinichi had involved himself in when fighting against the parasites. After the death of his wife and daughter, Kuramori shown to have grown very sympathetic for how Shinichi lost his mother. During his final moments, where Hirama had asked the identity of his unknown partner, Kuramori responds in how much Shinichi had suffered because of the parasites however, respecting Shinichi’s wishes, he chose to keep his partner’s identity anonymous. 


Kuramori was first seen spying on Shinichi from afar, mentioning that its good he has a girlfriend. The next day, Kuramori is recording the confrontation between Shinichi and some thugs that were assigned by Tamura Reiko, he later informs Tamura that there wasn't anything strange about Shinichi, however he decides to proceed his investigation. During the night, he follows Shinichi to the town where Kana was killed by a parasite and managed to discover Migi. Migi immediately decides to kill him, while Shinichi prevents Migi from doing so, Kuramori is able to escape, screaming for help.