Lupin history mag vol 4 available for pre-order!

Volume 4 of the Lupin III history magazine is now up for pre-order! The latest issue features the green jacket Fuji-cakes on the front cover and will release in Japanese stores on the 24th of March. You can pre-order now for the price of 1,642 yen ($14 / £9) over...

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Live-action Fiat 500 on display in Shibuya!

In celebration of the live-action film release on DVD and Blu Ray, TSUTAYA held a limited-time promotional display outside their Shibuya city branch store on February 21st and 22nd. This display showcased the actual Fiat 500 car that was used in the film.The sight of the familiar yellow...

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Happy birthday Kanichi Kurita!

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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