What You Need to Know:
- The awesome team at TMS America officially made the announcement earlier today that the latest installment of the LUPIN THE 3rd series, LUPIN THE 3rd Part 5, will launch on Crunchyroll on April 3rd, simultaneously with Japan’s broadcast. It will be streamed with the original Japanese audio and English subtitles.
- LUPIN THE 3rd Part 5 (24 x 30-minute episodes) is going to reveal the secret life story of how Lupin III came to be the world’s greatest thief. Lupin III, grandson of the infamous phantom thief Arsène Lupin, is a notorious thief who never fails in taking what he targets. Lupin works along with Daisuke Jigen, Goemon Ishikawa, and Fujiko Mine. Despite dealing against Inspector Zenigata, who has dedicated his life to capturing Lupin, they continue to swiftly take their targeted treasures. The series will be based in France, focusing on Lupin’s roots and origin, something that has been kept a mystery for 50 years…until now!
- It's time to get ready to learn about the origins and roots of Lupin! Are you ready?! We are!
Source: Official Press Release
Lupin’s current target: a key to a certain server facility. Once obtained, the information of all the customers and their funds from the world’s largest online bank will be in Lupin’s hands. Lupin and Jigen speed through their various obstacles and head to their targeted destination.
There, they find the developer of the security system of the bank: Amlita. Whilst having all the skills and utilizing her knowledge about programming, her illness has left her weak, being unable to live her daily life normally.
Lupin and Jigen successfully capture Amlita and bring her to their hideout. However, almost immediately upon their arrival, Zenigata and his men surround the place. Being at a loss as to why their location was exposed so easily, they discover an online show going viral. The show’s name, “Arrest Lupin III” where people all over the world participate, providing information and summoning up suspects.
Thus, a new TV series centering on 2 capitals - Tokyo and Paris, begins