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For your edification, the Boogiepop Phantom timeline.

SEVEN OR MORE YEARS PRIOR TO THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Echos' birth

N/A

Seiichi Kirima's death

N/A

Jonouchi Hisashi is a hero to his fellow elementary school student.

Episode 02, Scene 02, Event 020201

SIX YEARS PRIOR TO THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Jonouchi has a strange pain in his arm that turns out to be cancer.

Episode 02, Scene 02, Event 020203
Episode 02, Scene 03, Event 020301

Mr. Wakasa dies in September.

N/A

Wake for Mr. Wakasa

Episode 06, Scene 03, Event 060301

The Wakasa family following Mr. Wakasa's death.

Episode 06, Scene 03, Event 060302
Episode 06, Scene 03, Event 060303

FIVE YEARS PRIOR TO THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Kirima Nagi is diagnosed with a strange ailment which causes uncontrolled growth.

N/A

During Junior High Jonouchi Hisashi is an outsider.

Episode 02, Scene 04, Event 020401

Kuroda Shinpei falls in love with Kirima Nagi

Episode 02, Scene 04, Event 020402

The Drug is administered to Kirima Nagi by Kuroda Shinpei, halting her evolution

N/A

Death of Kuroda Shinpei

N/A

Emergence of Boogiepop

N/A

Dr. Kisugi becomes Fear Ghoul after exposure to the Drug

N/A

Arifuji Misuzu encounters another student in Junior High that she find intriguing, Toyama Megumi

Episode 03, Scene 04, Event 030401
Episode 03, Scene 04, Event 030402

Toyama Megumi is killed by Fear Ghoul.

N/A

Toyama Megumi's mutilated corpse is found by Misuzu.

Episode 03, Scene 04, Event 030403

Jonouchi Hisashi allows Dr. Kisugi to use the Drug on him.

Episode 02, Scene 05, Event 020501

Fear Ghoul kills Mrs. Jonouchi.

N/A

Jonouchi Hisashi finds his mother dead at a crime scene.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020609

Jonouchi Hisashi and his father morn the death of Mrs. Jonouchi.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020610

The Drug is administered to Kisiragi Mayumi and her unborn daughter Manaka

N/A

Kisiragi Mayumi visits Dr. Kisugi for a follow up exam on May 14th.

Episode 06, Scene 04, Event 060401

Wakasa Shizue is refered to Internal Medicine at the Prefectural Hospital on May 14th

Episode 06, Scene 05, Event 060501

Wakasa Shizue meets Mayumi on the grounds of the Prefectural Hospital on May 14th.

Episode 06, Scene 05, Event 060502

Wakasa Shizue meets with Dr. Kisugi for a consultation.

Episode 06, Scene 05, Event 060503
Episode 06, Scene 07, Event 060701
Episode 06, Scene 07, Event 060704
Episode 06, Scene 09, Event 060901

Wakasa Shizue is killed by Fear Ghoul.

N/A

Nagi speaks with Rika about the death of Shizue.

Episode 06, Scene 01, Event 060101

Fear Ghoul's death.

N/A

Birth of Kisaragi Manaka.

N/A

Mamoru and Sayoko Oikawa get lost while on a class field trip.

Episode 07, Scene 00, Event 070001
Episode 07, Scene 00, Event 070003
Episode 07, Scene 04, Event 070401
Episode 07, Scene 04, Event 070402
Episode 07, Scene 04, Event 070403
Episode 07, Scene 04, Event 070404
Episode 07, Scene 04, Event 070405

Oikawa Mamoru making himself a flute player's costume for his part in the pied piper of Hamelin.

Episode 07, Scene 02, Event 070201

The Geo City project is started.

N/A

The Paisley Park contract is given to Oikawa, Tatsuaki's firm.

Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070503

Mamoru Oikawa plays the pied piper in a school production.

Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070504
Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070505
Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070506
Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070507

The economy goes to hell, taking the Geo City project and Paisley Park with it. Mr. Oikawa has a mental breakdown.

Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070508

TWO YEARS PRIOR TO THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Tonomura Moto, Saotome Masami, and Suzuki Yasuko attend Junior High School together.

Episode 01, Scene 03, Event 010301
Episode 01, Scene 03, Event 010302

ONE YEAR PRIOR TO THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

The Manticore's escape

N/A

Echos gives chase

N/A

Death of Yurihara Minako, the Manticore assumes her form

N/A

Saotome starts to distribute Type-S

N/A

TWO MONTHS PRIOR TO THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Suganuma Yoji is introduced.

Episode 04, Scene 01, Event 040101
Episode 04, Scene 01, Event 040102
Episode 04, Scene 01, Event 040103
Episode 04, Scene 01, Event 040104

Saotome instructs Sunami to start dealing Type-S

Episode 04, Scene 01, Event 040105

Yoji's family is introduced.

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040201
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040202
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040203

Yoji interviews Sato Rie for a job at his workplace.

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040204

Sunami sells a bottle of Type-S to Yoji.

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040205

Yoji starts to take Type-S

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040206

Type-S slowly changes Yoji.

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040207
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040208
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040209
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040210
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040211
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040212
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040213
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040214
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040215
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040216
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040217
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040218
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040219
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040220
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040221
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040222

Uehara Sunami is killed by the Manticore

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040223

ONE MONTH PRIOR TO THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Yoji's decent into madness is complete, he has destroyed his life.

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040224
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040225
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040226
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040227
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040228
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040229
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040230
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040231
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040232
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040233

EARLY OCTOBER, EVENING OF THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Kisaragi Miyo kills her grand-daughter Manaka

N/A

Nagi's throat is cut by Saotome

N/A

Pillar of light

Episode 01, Scene 01, Event 010101
Episode 02, Scene 05, Event 020503
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040234
Episode 08, Scene 02, Event 080202

Saotome dies

N/A

The Manticore loses its physical form

N/A

The Manticore creates Boogiepop Phantom

N/A

Oikawa, Sayoko is changed by the Pillar of Light.

Episode 07, Scene 01, Event 070101

Tabata Yoshiki is changed by the Pillar of Light.

N/A

Yoji's computer generated Rie is destroyed. Yoji searches for Saotome.

Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040235
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040236
Episode 04, Scene 02, Event 040237

ONE WEEK AFTER THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

The first demonstrations of Oikawa Mamoru and Sayoko's power.

Episode 07, Scene 01, Event 070102
Episode 07, Scene 01, Event 070103

Jonouchi Hisashi awakens to his power.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020601
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020602
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020603
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020604
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020605

TWO WEEKS AFTER THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Kisaragi Miyo's Death

N/A

Introduction of Tonomura Moto.

Episode 01, Scene 02, Event 010201
Episode 01, Scene 02, Event 010202
Episode 01, Scene 02, Event 010203
Episode 01, Scene 02, Event 010204
Episode 01, Scene 02, Event 010205

Tonomura Moto's first run in with the Manticore

Episode 01, Scene 04, Event 010401

Tonomura Moto contemplating her encounter with the Manticore and her feelings for Saotome.

Episode 01, Scene 04, Event 010402
Episode 01, Scene 04, Event 010403
Episode 01, Scene 04, Event 010404

Jonouchi Hisashi approaches Tonomuro Moto offering to remove her guilt.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020606
Episode 01, Scene 04, Event 010405

Tonomura Moto's search for Saotome.

Episode 01, Scene 05, Event 010501

Tonomura Moto's encounter with Boogiepop and the Manticore

Episode 01, Scene 05, Event 010502

THREE WEEKS AFTER THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Jonouchi believes that he is a hero.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020607

Mr. Jonouchi has his memories of his wife removed by Hisashi

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020608
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020612

Hisashi during a random feeding.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020612

Hisashi realizes the nature of his power, but continues to feed

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020613
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020614
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020615

Hisashi comes to the attention of Officer Morita, encounters Manaka.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020616
Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020617

October 28th Ichiro Kishida comes to the city. Encounters Manaka.

Episode 08, Scene 01, Event 080101
Episode 08, Scene 01, Event 080102
Episode 08, Scene 01, Event 080103

Late 28th October Jonouchi Hisashi is stalked by Boogiepop Phantom. Encounters Nagi.

Episode 02, Scene 02, Event 020101
Episode 02, Scene 02, Event 020202
Episode 02, Scene 05, Event 020502
Episode 08, Scene 02, Event 080201
Episode 08, Scene 02, Event 080203

29th October, Jonouchi Hisashi's Disappearance

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020618

Students comment on Hisashi's disapearance.

Episode 02, Scene 06, Event 020619

NOVEMBER, ONE MONTH AFTER THE PILLAR OF LIGHT

Misuzu is introduced.

Episode 03, Scene 02, Event 030201
Episode 03, Scene 02, Event 030202
Episode 03, Scene 02, Event 030203

After school in early November an insane Suganuma Yoji is restrained by Officer Morita

Episode 03, Scene 02, Event 030204
Episode 04, Scene 03, Event 040301

Misuzu purchasing "God is Dead."

Episode 03, Scene 02, Event 030205

Arifuji Misuzu without knowing it draws the Manticore to her.

Episode 03, Scene 02, Event 030206

The Manticore convinces Arifuji Misuzu that it will aid her in her desire to spread Panaru's beliefs.

Episode 03, Scene 03, Event 030301

Detective Morita is killed, Snake Eye assumes his form(tentative position in timeline)

N/A

Yoko is convinced by Misuzu that the Manticore can ease her suffering.

Episode 03, Scene 03, Event 030302

Yoko perishes at school.

Episode 03, Scene 03, Event 030303

~3:00PM November 5th Nagi confronts Misuzu in Kitaguchi park.

Episode 03, Scene 03, Event 030304
Episode 08, Scene 03, Event 080301

The Manticore along with a clueless Misuzu plan to ambush Nagi. Boogiepop Phantom has other ideas though.

Episode 03, Scene 03, Event 030305
Episode 03, Scene 03, Event 030306
Episode 03, Scene 03, Event 030307

Misuzu first argues with Phantom and then is rejected when she asks to be taken away.

Episode 03, Scene 04, Event 030404

Arifuji Misuzu's is torn to pieces by Snake Eye. Nagi arrives too late to save her

Episode 03, Scene 04, Event 030405
Episode 03, Scene 04, Event 030406

November 8th Suema finds out where Nagi has been seen and approaches her.

Episode 05, Scene 03, Event 050301
Episode 05, Scene 04, Event 050401
Episode 08, Scene 04, Event 080401

Suema visits the Prefectural Hospital, meets Toka.

Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050501
Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050502
Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050503
Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050504
Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050505

Miyo Kisiragi's corpse is discovered by the police.

Episode 05, Scene 02, Event 050201
Episode 05, Scene 02, Event 050201
Episode 05, Scene 02, Event 050203

Snake Eye's conspiracy discussion with Yamamoto.

Episode 05, Scene 00, Event 050002
Episode 05, Scene 02, Event 050204
Episode 05, Scene 03, Event 050302
Episode 05, Scene 04, Event 050402
Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050508
Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050509

Oikawa, Mamoru is jumped by three other students

Episode 07, Scene 00, Event 070002

The Oikawa Family at the start of the day.

Episode 07, Scene 00, Event 070004

Oikawa Sayoko tries to remember when her brother changed.

Episode 07, Scene 01, Event 070104

Oikawa Sayoko is approached by Anno.

Episode 07, Scene 02, Event 070202

Manaka's escape from the Prefectural Hospital is discovered.

Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050507

Spooky Electric comes to the police station to get info from Snake Eye.

Episode 07, Scene 02, Event 070203

November 12th Mamoru and Sayoko coming home from Shinyo Academy encounter Nagi.

Episode 07, Scene 03, Event 070301
Episode 07, Scene 03, Event 070302
Episode 08, Scene 05, Event 080501

November 12th Mamoru and Sayoko come home, see Mrs. Oikawa trying to rehabilitate her husband.

Episode 07, Scene 04, Event 070406

November 12th Mamoru and Sayoko while visiting the prefectural hospital encounter Manaka. Poom Poom is created.

Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070501
Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070502
Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070509
Episode 05, Scene 05, Event 050506

November 12th Snake Eye visits the Prefectural Hospital looking for Manaka.

Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070510

November 12th Oikawa Mamoru returns home and throws it into disarray.

Episode 07, Scene 05, Event 070511

November 12th Snake Eye is killed by Sayoko and Mamoru Oikawa

Episode 07, Scene 06, Event 070601

November 12th Oikawa Sayoko and Mamoru's disappearance

Episode 07, Scene 06, Event 070602

Morita/Snake Eye's autopsy.

Episode 06, Scene 00, Event 060001

Yamamotto biking home from work is given a vision of Shizue's murder

Episode 06, Scene 00, Event 060002
Episode 06, Scene 00, Event 060003

Manaka forces Wakasa Sachiko to recall her daughter Shizue.

Episode 06, Scene 02, Event 060201
Episode 06, Scene 02, Event 060202
Episode 06, Scene 03, Event 060304
Episode 06, Scene 03, Event 060305
Episode 06, Scene 06, Event 060601
Episode 06, Scene 07, Event 060702
Episode 06, Scene 07, Event 060703
Episode 06, Scene 08, Event 060801
Episode 06, Scene 08, Event 060802
Episode 06, Scene 10, Event 061001
Episode 06, Scene 10, Event 061002

Early November 15th Nagi tries to destroy the illusion that has overwhelmed the city.

Episode 08, Scene 00, Event 080001

Boogiepop Phantom attacks and almost destroys the Manticore.

N/A

A fragment of the Manticore merges with Kishida.

N/A

Kishida returns to Tokyo.

N/A

Poom Poom's disapearance

N/A

Boogiepop Phantom's disapearance

N/A

Kisiragi Manaka's death/trancendance

N/A

The aurora above the city disappears

N/A

FOLLOWING THE AURORA'S DISAPEARANCE

Tonomura Moto's recovery.

Episode 01, Scene 05, Event 010503

Kishida/Manticore is killed by Boogiepop

N/A

Graduation, everyone gets on with their lives.

N/A