Lupine III is ready to return with his unmissable adventures in Lupine the 3rd Part 6, the sixth anime series based on the characters of the manga created by the late Monkey Punch.
The announcement was posted on the official Twitter profile of the franchise which revealed the release date, key visual and other details of the anime that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first historical series “The Adventures of Lupine III (Rupan Sansei)” of 1971.
✨🗝KV 解禁 🗝✨
そ の 事件 に は 、
裏 が あ る ──
『# ル パ ン 三世 PART6 』
2021 年 10 月 よ り 日本 テ レ ビ 系 全国 放送 開始 ✨
📺 日本 テ レ ビ で は 10/9 （土） 24 時 55 分 よ り 放送
💻Hulu 他 配 信 サ イ ト で 配 信 予 定
– ア ニ メ 「ル パ ン 三世」 公式 ★ 【PART6】 10 月 放送 (@lupine_anime) September 1, 2021
Release date and details of Lupine the 3rd Part 6
The new episodes starring the gentleman thief and his gang, who will even cross Sherlock Holmes, will debut in Japan on October 9 at 24:55 (or at 00:55 on October 10) on Nippon Television arriving, again in Japan. , also on Hulu and other streaming services at the same time.
Here is how the plot of the new anime is described:
The gentleman thief Lupine III is back and ready for his next adventure, unless legendary detective Sherlock Holmes has something to say about it! When Holmes’ longtime partner Dr. Watson is murdered, none other than Lupine tops the list of suspects. With Holmes fast approaching, Lupine must prove his innocence and bring a dark organization called The Raven to its knees if he is to live another day to continue stealing.
The technical cast
The list of writers that is part of the writing team of Lupine the 3rd Part 6 which includes Mamoru Oshii (Ghost in the Shell, Urusei Yatsura: Beautiful Dreamer, Vladlove), the veteran Masaki Tsuji (Astro Boy, Kyojin no Hoshi, Umi no Triton), the famous mystery novelist Taku Ashibe (Murder in the Red Chamber), the adventure and science fiction novelist Akio Higuchi (Zone) and the mystery and suspense writer Kanae Minato (Confession).
Yumi Matsumiya, Kōichirō Bizen, Hiromasa Ogura, Wataru Nishizawa, Beom Seon Lee and Yūsuke Takeda are the art directors of the anime with Hirotaka Marufuji to character design e Hiromi Miyawaki in the role of color manager.
Akemi Sasaki is the director of photography and compositing while Masato Yoshitake takes care of the assembly. Youji Shimizu directs the sound e Hiromune Kurahashi takes care of the sound effects.