Blue jacket TV series delayed in Italy!

Hands up who didn't see this coming? No-one? Thought so. The new TV series has been pushed back from its May 2015 air date in Italy. No new date has been given - but it is still expected to premiere in Italy before it hits NTV in Japan this fall.

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Blue jacket Lupin figurines announced by Banpresto!

While we're sitting pretty waiting for an air date for the new blue jacket TV series, Banpresto came out of no-where and announced four new figurines featuring Lupin and company! There are currently four figurines planned for release: Lupin (standing), Lupin (sitting), Jigen (standing) and Fujiko (sitting.) All characters feature

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Meet Rebecca Rossellini!

Meet Rebecca Rossellini, a new female protagonist in the upcoming blue jacket series and Lupins… wife?! Rebecca Rossellini is a business owner with beauty to match even Lupin III’s mainstay heroine, Fujiko Mine. In the first episode of the new series, an invitation to Lupin and

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Lupin III: I’m a Super Hero pachinko slot machine coming soon!

What’s so special about this pachinko slot machine, you ask? Let’s take a look at all the cool, new features! WITH HANDLE SIDE LED VISION LUPIN THE NEW WAVE Sold? We sure are! Actually, we’re a little disappointed this upcoming arcade machine uses the old Lupin art

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A Lupin III lecture is coming soon!

A special lecture on The World of Lupin III will be conducted by Monkey Punch on June 21st, at the Morishita Cultural Centre in Tokyo. With him, there will also be two guest speakers who have closely worked with the franchise to share their experiences: scriptwriter Masaki Tsuji, who has

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NTV invests 10 billion yen in new global Lupin project!

Heads up, Lupin fans! An article on The Real Live Web site reveals that Japanese TV broadcaster Nippon Television will be investing 10 billion yen for a huge Lupin III project. The project will involve an "expansion" to other countries in Europe like Germany, France and Belgium. I have a

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Discotek's Cagliostro BD special features revealed, ships next week!

The special edition blu ray release of the 1979 Miyazaki spectacular The Castle of Cagliostro will finally be shipping from the Discotek Media website sometime next week, Reed Nelson has confirmed on Twitter. Those who have pre-ordered the release over on Amazon, RightStuf and various other online retailers should expect

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From Russia with Love gets US release date, final box art!

Here’s the full box artwork of Discotek Media’s From Russia with Love, courtesy of Brady Hartel. The 1992 Japanese TV special will hit American soil for the first time on DVD on June 2nd, 2015. Due to copyright issues with the original title, Discotek Media have settled to

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