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Lupin III vs. Detective Conan


Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Lupin Sansei vs Meitantei Conan, Lupin III vs. Meitantei Conan
Japanese: ルパン三世 vs 名探偵コナン

Information

Type: Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 27, 2009
Producers: Tokyo Movie Shinsha
Licensors: Discotek Media
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Unknown
Duration: 1 hr. 45 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

Statistics

Score: 7.891 (scored by 8,531 users)
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Ranked: #6962
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Popularity: #2431
Members: 15,204
Favorites: 20
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Episodes: /1

Synopsis

In a country called Vesparand, a new mineral with super stealth properties has been discovered which attracts Lupin's attention. At the same time the untimely deaths of Queen Sakura and her son, Prince Gill, leave Princess Mira next in succession to the throne. During a trip to Japan, Princess Mira finds her double in Ran and takes the opportunity to trade places, which ends with Ran being spirited away to Vesparand with Conan, Zenigata, Kogoro Mouri, Lupin and Fujiko in tow. There they meet a waiting Jigen and solve the mystery of the deaths of the Queen and Prince.

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Edogawa, Conan
Edogawa, Conan
Main
Takayama, Minami
Japanese
Takayama, Minami
Yamaguchi, Kappei
Japanese
Yamaguchi, Kappei
Lupin III, Arsene
Lupin III, Arsene
Main
Kurita, Kanichi
Japanese
Kurita, Kanichi
Jigen, Daisuke
Jigen, Daisuke
Main
Kobayashi, Kiyoshi
Japanese
Kobayashi, Kiyoshi
Mouri, Ran
Mouri, Ran
Main
Yamazaki, Wakana
Japanese
Yamazaki, Wakana

Staff

Suwa, Michihiko
Suwa, Michihiko
Producer
Nakatani, Toshio
Nakatani, Toshio
Producer
Kamegaki, Hajime
Kamegaki, Hajime
Director, Storyboard, Mechanical Design
Urakami, Yasuo
Urakami, Yasuo
Sound Director


Edit Opening Theme

"Lupin III Theme '78" (2002 version) (ルパン三世のテーマ'78 (2002 Version))

Edit Ending Theme

"Lupin III Theme '89" (ルパン三世のテーマ'89)




More reviewsReviews

dbaranyi
Mar 29, 2009
I just watched the "Lupin III vs Detective Conan" special and it was a lot of fun. The writers pulled off the story much better than I expected and all the characters were thoroughly integrated while the various scenes and actions all captured the respective spirits of the two franchises. Even the differences in character designs were well integrated yet all of the characters retained their traditional appearances. To be fair, the story was much more a Conan mystery than a Lupin adventure, but considering that "Meitantei Conan" is the series that is still on the air regularly and maintains high ratings, that shouldn't be read more
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Psycho_Kenshin
Oct 17, 2009
Lupin III vs Detective Conan is a very cool TV special.

This crossover between the two long running series is done quite well. There's a story involving a princess in danger, who looks just like Ran. Conan is on the case, and meanwhile Lupin wants to take a crown, which he attempted to steal long ago. This involves a nice flashback to Lupin wearing his classic green jacket, so we get both red and green action in this.

The plot is a Detective Conan style murder mystery, and the Lupin gang is added to the mix, bringing their brand of fun. It's a fairly complex plot, but read more
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