For those of you who remember the big reveal of the new Lupin III series that came out earlier this year (shown below), it appears that it is expected to debut on August 29th. The first images from the upcoming series were released over the weekend on July 18th at an event in Rimini.
Lupin makes its first appearance in 30 years and is expected to be 26 episodes in total. According to Corriere Della Sera, the new series is called Lupin III – The Italian Adventure. Although the hints and current features have only been shown in italy so far, the show will be airing in Japan in the Fall 2015 anime season.
The show itself is set in Italy and involves a younger blue-jacket wearing Lupin involved and will involve heists and political corruption¹.
You can catch the trailer for the upcoming series from Mediaset below.
— Olivier Fallaix (@OlivierFallaix) October 14, 2014
LUPIN en Italie… pic.twitter.com/39HFtTQSjR
— All the Anime France (@alltheanime_fr) October 14, 2014