Boogiepop at Dawn (夜明けのブギーポップ, Yoake no Bugīpoppu) is the sixth novel in the Boogiepop Series. It was released in Japan on May 10, 1999[1], and in the United States on August 5, 2008[2]. It was later included in the second Boogiepop Omnibus, collecting volumes 4-6.[3]

Publisher's Summary

The origin of Boogiepop revealed at last!

In this long-awaited prequel to the famed Boogiepop Phantom anime series, uncover the secrets of Boogiepop’s past and see how it all started. Follow this dark tale of our very strange individuals who cross paths with the phantasmal crime fighter known as Boogiepop–a detective, an eater of fear, a pulp phantom and a skilled assassin. It all begins here![2]

Plot Summary


Note: Bold = First Appearance/Mention


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Boogiepop Volume 6 (in Japanese). Published by Dengeki Bunko
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Boogiepop Volume 6 (in English). Published by Seven Seas Entertainment
  3. Boogiepop Omnibus 2 (in English). Published by Seven Seas Entertainment