Sideburns and Suit Jackets: Podcast update!

Just a quick note regarding the Blue Jacket series of the Lupin Central “Sideburns and Suit Jackets” podcast! Due to the nature of FOUR EPISODES A WEEK in Italy, our podcast plans have been turned upside down. Hopefully the Japanese release will be one or two episodes a week -...

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Japanese dub for blue jacket series airing in Italy!

During the broadcast for the first four episodes of the blue jacket dub in Italy, some viewers may have noticed something special when checking out the dual language options on their TV. The new show is being broadcast on Italy One with dual language support - which means, viewers with...

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Episodes 5 - 8 of blue jacket to air this Sunday on Italy One!

Italian episode descriptions for the next two blue jacket Lupin episodes are now online! Episodes five, six, seven and eight will air this Sunday on Italy One from 23:20, a little later than the previous time slot of 21:35. From this point on, Mediaset will air four episodes...

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Mini-Review: Blue Jacket series (ITA)

The first four episodes of the blue jacket series have just finished airing on Italian TV. What a roller-coaster ride! We figured we would quickly post up some initial impressions after watching the dub. Find them below! The following post contains SPOILERS for the show, so read on at your...

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Lupin the pants!

You can now order Inspector Zenigata themed underpants on the official blue jacket website! We’re not even joking. The are four different designs in total, each are based on blue jacket Lupin, red jacket Lupin, Daisuke Jigen and Inspector Zenigata!Each pair is 908 ($7 / €6) yen a piece....

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New Yuji Ohno album and live tour announced!

A new album from Yuji Ohno has been announced! Series composer Yuji Ohno is back in the hot seat once again for the blue jacket TV show, in collaboration with Sayuri Ishikawa, Tsunku and more! Yuji Ohno and the Lupintic Five will be taking their latest CD on tour, and...

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New Japanese blue jacket trailer released!

A new trailer for the Japanese version of the blue jacket show is now online, and it's incredible! The video includes plenty of new footage, a sneak peak at an updated version of the red jacket Lupin III theme song and also lists the Japanese début as October 1st. The...

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Sayuri Ishikawa to sing JP blue jacket ending, lyrics by Tsunku!

It has been announced today that enka singer Sayuri Ishikawa is to provide vocal arrangement for the new ending theme to the Japanese version of the blue jacket series. Ishikawa is a popular contestant on the annual NHK Kōhaku Uta Gassen broadcast, having appeared 36 times since 1977. Ishikawa made...

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