Happy Lupin day!

Happy Birthday, Kanichi Kurita! We at Lupin Central would like to wish the voice actor for Lupin a very happy birthday! Mr. Kurita turns 57 this year. March 3rd is also considered among fans of the franchise in Japan as "Lupin Day" - so in addition, we would also...

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Lupin III: The Musical review coming soon!

Hello, I hope you've had a good Lupintic weekend! I have been tied up with all sorts of things one after another since January, but I am finally, finally delighted to say that I will have my review of the Takarazuka Revue musical of Lupin III ready by next week!...

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Full episode of latest NHK Gendai now online!

The full episode of this weeks NHK Gendai is now available on YouTube! This weeks episode of Close-up Gendai, a social affairs TV show saw discussion on creating and localising Japanese animation. The new 2015 Lupin III series featured on the program, and you can skip to the 10:00...

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Lupin and pals join Kerihime Suites!

TMS and NTV team up with GungHo Online Entertainment to bring Lupin and pals into the world of Kerihime Suites (ケリ姫スイーツ)! As part of a free update to the popular iOS and Android action puzzle RPG, users can now buddy up with Lupin, Jigen, Goemon, Fujiko and Inspector Zenigata....

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Lupin III broadcast in stereo!

The Combat Magnum Scattered in the Wasteland by Lupin_Sansei We hope everyone is having a great Saturday! If you’re looking for things to do, why not watch some good ol’ red jacket Lupin? The episode linked above, The Combat Magnum Scattered in the Wasteland, aired on the 3rd...

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Cagliostro blu-ray dated for April!

Discotek Media have just announced that their Castle of Cagliostro blu-ray will release on April 28th! The anniversary edition of the film will come bundled with a whole boat load of special features and will retail for $29.95. [Source: Facebook]...

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Lupin history mag volume 3 revealed!

Let's take a quick breather from all the blue jacket hype to admire the front cover for issue three of the Lupin III history magazine. Goemon takes the spotlight this time around with his Zantetsuken in hand - likely cutting yet another worthless object, we would imagine. Pick it up...

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A quick look at the new Lupin TV series in motion!

Here's a sneak peak at the new blue jacket Lupin III TV series in action! The short clip aired as part of yesterday evenings episode of NHK Gendai, which featured some behind the scenes footage from the show. It looks absolutely superb. Their facial expressions are priceless. Lupin and Jigen’...

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