Sakura-city in Chiba Prefecture has announced that it will start issuing 3,000 motorcycle number plates featuring one of the most famous Japanese manga/anime characters, Arsène Lupin III, on April 1 in commemoration of its 60th anniversary. Check the details after the jump.
Following up, Otome Sugoren has posted the results of another poll conducted for their Japanese female users to give pointers to Japanese males who would like to be more popular among females. These 9 anime/manga characters have qualities Japanese females prize the most, which means these qualities are the ones they look for in men. See all 9 characters after the jump!
Anime's most famous thief, Lupin III, and anime's most famous detective, Conan, recently crossed paths in a new theatrical film. But was the resulting mash-up a happy blend of both? Matt Schley from Otaku USA magazine brings us a review after the jump!
Blame Abenomics. Genius criminal and crime solver Lupin III and Detective Conan are finding work at Japan's 7-Eleven. Following the recent One Piece promotion, the convenience store chain is now gearing up for a tie-in with December's Lupin III vs Detective Conan The Movie. Get a look after the jump.
The live-action Lupin The Third film has been officially announced on November 27th in Japan for a Summer 2014 release with a cast list. Will the cast meet the high expectations of the fans? Let's look at the cast list after the jump and tell us what you think!
To clear up some confusion, just like the title of yesterday's poll about female friendship, the literal translation of the original title of this poll is "Females voted! Anime that they moe over male friendship", which means that people voted on anime that they watch for examples of male friendship in the show. Goo Ranking posted the results of their poll recently that asked registered Goo research monitors to vote in September. See the results after the jump!
NTV has posted their preview for this fall's Lupin the Third: Princess of the Breeze: Hidden City in the Air. The 24th TV special caper airs sees the titular thief up with Yui Ishikawa (Attack on Titan's Mikasa) guest starring as the sky pirate Yutika. Get a look after the jump.
Following the 30-second teaser in July, Cinema Today has posted a 1 minute 30 seconds long full trailer for the upcoming crossover film Lupin III vs Detective Conan The Movie. The most famous anime thief and detective boy will meet again in Japanese theaters this winter. Check the exciting trailer after the jump!
Illinois illustrator Eric Maruscak has a history of creating large scale chalk at the Anime Central convention. This year, his work marked FUNimation's release of Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine. Get a look at his work after the jump.
Seems like Lupin III is following the trend of muscular anime character in designs updated for this fall's Lupin the Third: Princess of the Breeze: Hidden City in the Air. The 24th TV special caper airs this September sees the buffer thief up with Yui Ishikawa (Attack on Titan's Mikasa) guest starring as the sky pirate Yutika. Get a look after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming anime film Lupin III vs Detective Conan The Movie has posted a new 30-second teaser trailer. The most famous anime thief and detective boy will meet again in Japanese theaters on December 7. Check the clip after the jump!
A new key visual for the upcoming anime film Lupin III vs Detective Conan The Movie featuring the most famous anime thief and detective boy has been released. It is also officially announced that the film will be released in Japan on December 7. Check the visual after the jump!
In anticipation of December's Lupin III vs Detective Conan anime movie, the site for the thief and crime solver have posted a pair of teasers. Get a look after the jump.
Lupin III casting is always an interesting subject of conversation among fans of the long running anime franchise and FUNimation is set to fuel a new round, continuing their recent run of big news with the announcement of their cast for Lupin III - The Woman Called Fujiko Mine. The series is set to be released in a DVD/Blu-ray combo pack on July 30th. See who's who after the jump.
Having previously matched wits in a March 2009 TV special, anime's star criminal and crime solver, Lupin III and Detective Conan, will be meeting again in a new anime movie, scheduled to hit Japanese theaters this December. More after the jump.