Great news Lupin fans! It looks like we will have the opportunity to experience the upcoming CGI Lupin the 3rd movie. Announced in a tweet, GKIDS, English Company Distributer who releases movies like Promare and Weathering With You, has officially acquired the acquisition of the upcoming movie Lupin the 3rd: The First. In this announcment, this movie is expected to be released in theaters in 2020 for Japanese with subtitles and a new English Dub.
Great news Lupin fans! If you like this smooth talking criminal and you want more action, Toonami and TMS Entertainment has something good for you in December. It’s been announced on Twitter from TMS Entertainment that Toonami is planning to show a Lupin the 3rd OVA titled “Lupin the 3rd: Is Lupin Still Burning?” on December 14th.
According to the news site Toonami Faithful, The OVA will be 27 minutes long and it will be on 3 AM depending on where you live and watch Toonami. Lupin the 3rd creator Monkey Punch served as the chief director of this OVA as a way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the franchise. The title of the OVA is reference to the first episode of the anime in Lupin the 3rd Part 1.
March your calendars!
It’s not the CGI movie, but we’re going to be getting some Lupin the 3rd anime. According to Crunchyroll, Anime NYC is planning to screen a special English Dub premiere of Lupin the 3rd: Goodbye Partner.
The English Dub premiere will be on November 17th, 2019 at 3PM. It will be located at venue’s Room 1E02.
This is the synopsis:
Lupin has his eyes set on the rare diamond dubbed the Time Crystal. The heist seems to be going well enough when he’s betrayed by his trusted partner Jigen. Is this the end of the Lupin gang? Join the world’s greatest thief yet again in his latest adventure to find out!