Iconic Anime Character Returns In ‘Lupin III: The First’ On Blu-Ray This January From GKIDS

Shout Factory & GKIDS will release the new film Lupin III: The First from director Takashi Yamazaki on Digital on December 15, 2020, and Steelbook, Blu-Ray & DVD on January 12, 2021. The film introduces the beloved characters in CG animation for the first time. This release will be presented in both the original Japanese version and a new English dubbed version, featuring the return of the beloved English cast that has voiced previous Lupin films and series. Bonus features exclusive to the Blu-ray include interviews with director Takashi Yamazaki and the Japanese voice cast, and much more.

The SteelBook edition also includes a beautiful, 16-page booklet featuring character concept art. Fans who order their Blu-ray + DVD combo pack or SteelBook copies from shoutfactory.com will receive an exclusive 18×24” lithograph, while supplies last.

Synopsis: The iconic “gentleman thief” Lupin III returns in an action-packed, continent-spanning caper, as Lupin III and his colorful underworld companions race to uncover the secrets of the mysterious Bresson Diary, before it falls into the hands of a dark cabal that will stop at nothing to resurrect the Third Reich. The gang undertakes trap-filled tombs, aerial escapades and daring prison escapes with the trademark wit and visual finesse that have made LUPIN THE 3RD one of the most storied animation franchises in the world, in this electric standalone adventure that is sure to steal the hearts of fans old and new.

Bonus Features

  • Interviews With Director And Japanese Cast
  • Animation Breakdown
  • CG Model Gallery
  • Yellow Carpet Premiere
  • Trailers And Promos

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