TV

30 min. / 228 eps.

LUPIN THE 3rd

LUPIN THE 3rd

Original comic books created by Monkey Punch
(C) TMS

Original Title in Japanese: Lupin 3 sei

Story

Story

Lupin the Third Part I
Lupin the Third Part II
Lupin the Third Part III


Lupin The 3rd" is Japans most recognized TV series in animation history. It has been selected as one of the best TV series as well as the most memorable animation of all time by the Japanese viewers. The stories are self-contained, and they comprise of both slapstick and seriousness, between a good-will Gang, consisting of Lupin, Jigen, Goemon, and Fujiko, and Inspector Zenigata who swears to one day capture them.
Lupin the 3rd Part I consists of 23 episodes. Part II consists of 155 episodes, and there are 50 episodes in Part III. The entire volume of 228 episodes proves its popularity and its success as well as presenting many licensing opportunities. There are several films and TV specials based on this TV series, which have primarily been introduced for Japans theatrical and television market. The original comic books are also known as one of the long selling comics.