Hinted a while back, 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of the iconic cult classic of Monkey Punch’s series Lupin the 3rd. There was already plans of project for this special occasion from Japan. TMS Entertainment announced this week that Lupin will be getting a new anime series called Lupin the 3rd Part 6. The anime is set to air on Japan this October 2021.
The key visual to the anime was released online it has Lupin’s face with the catchphrase “Lupin, Villain or Hero?”; the image was done by Hiroki Marufuji.
- Director: Eji Suganuma
- series composer on scripts: Takahiro Okura
- character designer: Hiroki Marufuji
- Music composer: Yuji Ohno