It’s a thieves’ night out in gay Paris!
Earlier today, the official Lupin the Third Part 5 anime website updated with three new cast members. The series will add the following roles:
- Ami Enan: Inori Minase
- Albert Dandridge: Kenjiro Tsuda
- Goro Yatagarasu: Nobunaga Shimazaki
A visual for the new characters was also revealed, which you can check out below.
Lupin The Third Part 5 hits Japanese TV on April 3. The series will air as part of NTV’s AnichU block at 25:29 (4/4/2018 at 1:29AM JST).
Yuichiro Yano (Lupin the Third Part 4, Aikatsu! movie) was tapped to direct the project at Telecom Animation Film, with Hisao Yokobori (Lupin III Italian Game) providing character designs. Ichiro Okouchi (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) is in charge of series composition.
Miyuki Sawashiro will perform closing theme song Seine no Kaze ni… (Adieu) (To the Wings of the Seine… (Adieu)).
The confirmed voice cast for the project includes:
- Lupin III: Kanichi Kurita
- Goemon Ishikawa: Daisuke Namikawa
- Fujiko Mine: Miyuki Sawashiro
- Inspector Zenigata: Koichi Yamadera
Lupin the Third Part 5 will be set in modern-day France. While Lupin will still fall back to his standbys, including his classic cars and trusty Walther P38 pistol, he’ll also be adding a few high-tech gadgets and the raw power of the internet to his arsenal.
The title was first unveiled at last year’s Japan Expo, which is held annually in Paris. At the time, a teaser visual was unveiled, which showed Lupin and Jigen atop relaxing with their car as they gaze upon Mont Saint-Michel.