Lupin III: Part III

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Rupan Sansei: Part III, Lupin Sansei: Part III
Japanese: ルパン三世 - Part III


Type: TV
Episodes: 50
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 3, 1984 to Dec 25, 1985
Premiered: Spring 1984
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Discotek Media
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, SeinenSeinen
Duration: 24 min. per ep.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 7.321 (scored by 46144,614 users)
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Ranked: #23012
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Popularity: #4252
Members: 16,505
Favorites: 20

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Lupin III chronicles the adventures of Arsene Lupin III, the world's greatest thief, and his partners in crime: master marksman Daisuke Jigen, beautiful and scheming Fujiko Mine and stoic samurai Goemon Ishikawa XIII. Lupin and his gang travel around the globe in search of the world's greatest treasures and riches and always keeping one step ahead of the tireless Inspector Zenigata, who has vowed to bring Lupin to justice.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Nabeshima, Osamu
Episode Director
Ogiwara, Rokou
Episode Director, Storyboard


Opening Theme

"Sexy Adventure (セクシー・アドベンチャー)" by Yusuke Nakamura

Ending Theme

"Fairy Night (フェアリー・ナイト)" by Sonia Rosa

Jan 25, 2018
Mystic_Nova (All reviews)
Lupin III: Part III is without question the least talked about out of all the Lupin III series. If I had to guess why that is, I assume it would be because of it's choice of style for one. It has more of a cartoony feel and makes some questionable changes to the looks of the characters. These changes vary throughout the course of the 50 episode anime. It can take some time to get use to if you're familiar with the previous series which in itself was pretty different from the original series. Part III to me resembles the art in the manga. read more
Feb 2, 2019
WarriorTink (All reviews)
Lupin III: Part III is an interesting case as far as Lupin goes, to say the least—of the six total Lupin III series, ("The Woman Called Fujiko Mine" included) it's the least talked about by far, and generally gets a bad rap. The exact reason for this is unknown, but is likely a combination of these three factors:
•Highly questionable subtitles produced in-house by either Crunchyroll or TMS
•Character designs that seem to change on a per-episode basis
•Specific expectations from fans coming off other Lupin works for what "Lupin III" should be

Despite these circumstances, opinions on Part III have begun to improve over the years, with some read more

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