To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Monkey Punch's Lupin the 3rd manga and its numerous animated adaptations, the 1978 anime theatrical film Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (known in Japan as Lupin vs. The Clone) is getting a limited theatrical re-release in Japan with 4K remastered visuals, a 5.1 digital audio mix, and MX4D gimmicks that will immerse the audience in the world of the gentleman thief. Hit the jump to learn more.
ELEVEN ARTS and TMS Entertainment recently announced plans to team up with Fathom Events on a limited screening of Hayao Miyazaki's classic Lupin the 3rd - The Castle of Cagliostro anime film, just in time for Lupin's 50th anniversary. Now we have dates for the U.S showings, which will take place on September 14 and 19 only. Read on for more.
As Monkey Punch's not-go-gentlemanly thief Lupin the Third celebrates its fiftieth anniversary, a fifth TV anime series has been announced. TMS revealed the news at at Paris' Japan expo, with the surely crowd pleasing announcement that the follow-up to the Italy/San Marino-set 2015 blue jacket series will be based in France.
ELEVEN ARTS Anime Studio and TMS Entertainment USA are partnering to bring Hayao Miyazaki’s 1979 classic, LUPIN THE 3rd “THE CASTLE OF CAGLIOSTRO” to big screens nationwide in September for Lupin’s 50th Anniversary. More after the jump.
On June 17th, the fourth Lupin the 3rd TV anime will be joining Adult Swim's Toonami line-up. A new promo offers a look at what's to come. Check it out after the jump.
It's a holiday weekend, with means it's time for a marathon on Adult Swim's Toonami block. Specifically, this time, it's Samurai Jack running 11pm-4am. They're also at Momocon weekend, and there they announced where the upcoming Lupin the Third Part IV fits in their schedule. More after the jump.
TMS Entertainment USA announced today that the latest installment of the Lupin 3rd series, LUPIN THE 3rd Part 4, will launch on Adult Swim on Saturday, June 17th. It will appear in the weekly TOONAMI programming block. More after the jump.
Love Lupin III? Stop by Sasayuri Cafe this summer and check out the art that went into making The Blood Spray of Goemon Ishikawa! The cafe will be hosting an exhibit and shop in honor of the film's release on BD and DVD. Hit the jump for more info!
What is the Treasure of CoCo Ichi, and why has Lupin III's calling card been spotted in the windows of curry restaurants around Japan? It looks like the master thief and the restaurant chain are about to start a collaboration! Hit the jump for everything we know so far.
Who is anime's sharpest-dressed man? Goo Ranking asked the fans, and we're bringing you the top ten results! From Sailor Moon to Lupin III, Detective Conan to Black Butler, every fan's crazy 'bout a sharp-dressed man. Hit the jump to see the rankings!
Get ready for some jazzy new Lupin III music from Yuji Ohno and vocal trio Fujikochans! The new album also precedes a new concert in May, featuring musicians from the series and animation both old and new. Hit the jump to find out more!