Lupin the Third Gets New Anime For 50th Anniversary!

The brand new collection marks 50 years for the reason that manga was first tailored into an anime. A teaser video has been launched along with a poster illustrated by character designer Hirotaka Marufuji, each hinting at a darkish aspect to the famously cheerful hero.

Eiji Suganama will direct with TMS Leisure set to provide the collection. Takahiro Ohkura will deal with collection composition, whereas Hirotaka Marufuji will present character design and Yuji Ohno will compose the music.

Beginning with Monkey Punch’s traditional manga, Lupin the Third follows the titular gentleman thief and his many exploits throughout the globe. Its first TV anime collection, Lupin the Third Half I, premiered in 1971. The franchise’s quite a few variations additionally embody anime movies, OVAs, and video games.

Lupin the Third: Half 6 airs in October 2021.

Authentic work: Monkey Punch ©TMS, NTV