North American distributor Discotek recently announced on ANNCast that they are planning a release of 1993 Lupin III special Voyage to Danger, in which the titular thief and his gang team up with a fired Inspector Zenigata to stop a group of arms dealers. The English dub produced for a previous FUNimation release will be included. More after the jump.
In case you missed the big weekend news, Crunchyroll has added the classic Lupin the Third Part 2 to its catalog of streaming anime. Episodes 1-79 of the red jacket capers are current available in English subtitled and dubbed formats in the US and Canada.
Some details about the first episode of the upcoming new Lupin the Third TV anime series, including a new female character Rebecca Rossellini, have been revealed to Japanese media. The story begins when Zenigata receives an invitation from Lupin for his wedding ceremony with Rebecca. Hit the jump for more details.
TMS Ent. has begun presenting Lupin the Third: Jigen's Gravestone on Hulu. Takeshi Koike (Redline, Animatrix - World Record, Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine character design). The 2014 spin-off feature grabbed the attention of animation buffs with the involvement of Takeshi Koike (Redline, Animatrix - World Record, Lupin III: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine character design). More after the jump.
The official website for the upcoming new Lupin the Third TV anime series today posted a 90-second PV featuring the second TV series' original theme music composed by Yuji Ohno, who will join the news series as well. Check the latest Lupin after the jump!
To commemorate the upcoming 2015 release of the new Lupin III TV series, TOHO Cinemas in Shinjuku is celebrating with a series of "character special" themed anime nights, featuring theatrical screenings of various classic Lupin III properties. Hit the jump to learn more.
After a March 2009 crossover TV special, anime/manga's top criminal and crime solver met up in a 2013 Lupin The 3rd VS Detective Conan anime movie. This feature, which broke the box office record for Conan movies, is now streaming on Hulu courtesy of TMS Ent. More after the jump.
On January 27th, Kodansha will be kicking off a biweekly DVD magazine release of 1971's 23 episode Lupin III TV series and 1977's 155 episode follow-up. The first four episode with 100 Secret Trivia and the first part of an interview with creator Monkey Punch is offered for the special price of 760yen (821yen with taxes).
Since October, anime distributor Discotek has been teasing big news on a sports license. This weekend, that news dropped. Yowamushi Pedal series 1 and series 2 Grande Road will be released on home video English subtitles. Along with this, they announced plans to released Lupin the 3rd Jigen's Gravestone on DVD and Blu Ray. This will be their first title to have a brand new English dub, included along with Japanese with English subtitles.
Discotek Media hopped on Facebook to share more info on an upcoming classic release, timed nicely after sharing details on the Horus, Prince of the Sun extras. This time the topic is Hayao Miyazaki's Lupin III movie, The Castle of Cagliostro, which will come packing three different dubs when it hits DVD. More after the jump.
December 15th marks the 15th anniversary of Hayao Miyazaki's first feature film, Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro. While North American fans have a Discotek DVD to look forward to on December 23rd, following by a Blu-ray in 2015. While Japan got their restored release in August, they can also celebrate this month with Bandai's new Ichiban Kuji prize lottery. More after the jump.