This work will then start as a serialized work, but consistently, it will run in the genre of full-scale reasoning manga without blurring its worldview. Speaking of Ishimori's work, many people think of SF and hero works. Times such as "Sub and City Predatory Copy" are also famous, and gag manga is also supported. In such a situation, the reasoning manga is unique.
If you look it up, you may have more, but what else come to mind now are "Omiya" and "Detective Do Clan". If you think about it, in the world of novels, there are literary works and science fiction works, but inferential novels are a much larger field than that. In the case of manga, in recent years, there are "Detective Conan" and "Kaneda Ichi Shonen Case Files". However, in the manga world as much as novels, mysteries seem to be less popular. And back in the 1970s, was this genre quite rare?
Since this series, the chance of having an iron face has been reduced at a stretch from the time of iron face cloth. There are times when it does not turn into an iron surface at all. That may be the proof that it has been converted to a full-fledged mystery manga, but the occasional iron figure is used very effectively. Undoubtedly, Ishimori must be calculating very finely.