Lupin III: the new TV Special... with a black jacket
The official website of the animated series Lupin III has revealed that the 26° Special animation dedicated to Lupin III will be broadcast, as always, on NTV this winter, in 2019.
The special will see the famous thief Lupin wearing a black jacket. Jun Kawagoe (Cyborg 009 Vs. Devilman) will direct the anime TMS Entertainment. Takehiko Hata is writing the screenplay, Hirotaka Marufuji is working as character designer and chief animation, and the composer Yuji Ohno returns to compose the soundtrack of the anime.
The anime series Lupin III: Part 5 has been presented in preview in the block of programming AnichU of NTV on April 3, and is composed of 24 episodes total. The new series moves the setting of the story in modern France. While Lupin is still using classic cars and guns, such as the Walter P38, are also using the Internet, mobile devices and other digital gadgets to face his enemies.
The manga is published in Italy by Planet Manga.
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