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'Lupin III: Part V' Anime Series Announces Staff

by sevenPocky
Jan 16, 2018 1:25 AM | 13 Comments
An official website has opened for the previously announced fifth Lupin anime series on Tuesday, revealing the main staff members. Yuuichirou Yano is returning from the fourth anime series to direct the new anime. Under the title Lupin III: Part V, the anime will premiere on NTV in April 2018. Hulu will also stream the series.

Director: Yuuichirou Yano
Series Composition: Ichiro Okouchi (Princess Principal)
Character Design: Hisao Yokobori (Lupin III (2015))
Studio: Telecom Animation Film

The 1967 manga series Lupin III is written and illustrated by Monkey Punch. It has spawned multiple anime adaptations with the most recent produced by TMS Entertainment and Telecom Animation Film, Lupin III: Part IV, which was aired 30 years after Lupin III: Part III. The TV series aired for 24 episodes and took place in Italy and San Marino, featuring Lupin in a blue coat.

Official site:
Official Twitter: @Lupin_Pt5

Source: Comic Natalie

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ED: "Seine no Kaze ni... (Adieu) (セーヌの風に…(Adieu))" by Miyuki Sawashiro

OST will be by Yuji Ohno & Lupintic Six, and ED will be included in the OST releasing May 9, 2018.

Feb 20, 2018 2:22 AM by tsubasalover

Yess! I was waiting for this!

Jan 19, 2018 11:47 AM by Shi-ba-ta

Cue the references to "Don't skip JoJo parts 1 and 2."

Well I'm definitely watching this.

Jan 17, 2018 11:01 AM by Cenba

rvbrick said:
STACKED Spring 2018 anime season

i think we can count the whole year, no reason to go for a season

Jan 16, 2018 1:56 PM by anemonespotte

Judging by the concept and screenwriter of this, Lupin III '71 will likely remain the best Lupin series, but this should at least be interesting.

And it's yet another addition to the STACKED Spring 2018 anime season, which is definitely looking like the best anime season since I started watching seasonal anime, or perhaps even since I started getting back into watching anime in general.

Jan 16, 2018 12:55 PM by rvbrick

DatRandomDude said:
Jesus fuck this is also going to be spring 2018... im going to die this season.

same here. This current season is keeping me uninterested, but next one is so full of many stuff I really want to watch and that i might not even drop.

Jan 16, 2018 11:00 AM by MichaelJackson

Looks very high-tech. That dude looks like a new rival.

This should be interesting to see.

Jan 16, 2018 11:00 AM by Haneken2086

OMG. Starting already this spring - I'm so happy.

Jan 16, 2018 8:02 AM by cure_potato

MAL put Part V on title and yet the 2015 wasn't changed to Part IV?
More Lupin the Third? Should I watch the previous 2 season or what?
It looks like this would be another one created in France?
And who's the other guy on that visual?

Jan 16, 2018 4:44 AM by Rayzer

Also, a PV (? a new clip related to Part V) will be revealed this Friday January 19 via Kiyou Roadshow (Friday Roadshow) on NTV when Lupin_III: Cagliostro no Shiro will broadcast on TV.

Jan 16, 2018 4:29 AM by tsubasalover

Looks GOOD. But will I be able to catch up by then. WHO KNOWS.

Jan 16, 2018 3:16 AM by Stripes

Don't know if I'm going to finish part 2 and 3 or just skip to part 4 and continue from there.

Jan 16, 2018 1:43 AM by Elmm

Jesus fuck this is also going to be spring 2018... im going to die this season.

Jan 16, 2018 1:36 AM by DatRandomDude

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