Lupin III: Goodbye Partner

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Lupin Sansei (2019)
Japanese: ルパン三世 グッバイ・パートナー


Type: TV Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 25, 2019
Licensors: Discotek Media
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, MysteryMystery
Theme: Adult CastAdult Cast
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 1 hr. 32 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.801 (scored by 28812,881 users)
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Ranked: #51292
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Popularity: #7548
Members: 6,838
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The new TV special will be about the battles against Jigen, who aims for Lupin who searches for the treasure. Goemon, who is angry because he cannot forgive betrayal of Jigen, will fight along with Lupin against the strongest enemy in the history.

(Source: MAL News)

Characters & Voice Actors


Kawagoe, Jun
Shimizu, Youji
Sound Director
Mukai, Masahiro
Episode Director
Hata, Takehiko


Opening Theme

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"THEME FROM LUPIN III 2019~classical piano ver." by Yuji Ohno & Lupintic Six with Friends

Ending Theme

"Kalanchoe Forever! (カランコエ Forever!)" by Miyuki Sawashiro


May 16, 2019
As expected from each Lupin special it doesn't disappoint you in terms of enjoyment and characters. As you know and are familiar in each special there is a focus on a certain main character were they present another side of him rather than the usual one that we are used to see.
In this special the focus is on Jigen and we are shown a more human side of him rather than his cold personality and gun skill as a hitman. The special does a good job at exposing some surprising traits of the main characters especially Fujiko during her piano recital performance or Lupin ...
Aug 4, 2019
Mixed Feelings
The Lupin III franchise consistently fails at one thing: theme. The manga of the 60’s and the original show of the 70’s consisted entirely of short and simple heists that were on the literary level of pulp. The “gentleman thief” didn’t steal treasures out of any grand Robin Hood ideal, but for the thrill of the sport. It became the perfect format for a long-running franchise: Lupin and his loyal cohorts have a game of wits with cartoonish villains only to have the femme fatale swipe the prize at the end. As the decades wore on, new writers wanted to add some depth to the ...
Jul 27, 2019
This movie had a LOT of problems...

SETTING: I don’t really understand the setting. Traditionally, Lupin has traveled all over the world instead of sticking to one location. Real places and real people have always been used and expanded on; for instance, da Vinci was made into a psychic super villain once. However, in this movie we have scenes in places like Area 61 and Las Vegas Arizona. In other words, very slightly off. We also had a Snowden knockoff for some reason (he’s in the movie for all of 30 seconds). And on top of that, the evil Big Bad is named Emilika. She’s supposed ...

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