More details have been revealed for LUPIN ZERO, the upcoming web anime that follows everyone’s favorite gentleman thief in his early days. A new trailer has arrived with info on its theme songs and characters, and this time around it has Saori Hayami (Yor in SPY x FAMILY) as Yoko, Toa Yukinari (Casca in Berserk) as Shinobu, Yoshito Yasuhara (Kadokura in Golden Kamuy) as Lupin the First and Toshio Furukawa (Asuma Shinohara in Patlabor) as Lupin the Second.
As previously reported, Tasuku Hatanaka (Denki Kaminari in My Hero Academia) voices Lupin and Shunsuke Takeuchi (Alexander Yamato in KING OF PRISM) voices Daisuke Jigen.
“Afro ‘Lupin ’68″—which was originally used as the first Lupin the Third anime’s second opening theme—will be the main theme, and the first Lupin‘s ending theme, “Lupin the Third Theme II,” will be used as an insert song. Charlie Kosei originally sung that one, and this version is performed by Tabito Nanao.
Check out the new trailer:
LUPIN ZERO hits HIDIVE on Sunday, December 16.
Daisuke Sato is directing, with Ichirou Okouchi on series composition and Asami Taguchi handling character designs for the Telecom Animation Film and TMS Entertainment production. Music is by Yoshihide Otomo and the setting historical research falls to Seiichi Shirato.
Lupin III, a bored junior high schooler in Tokyo, takes an interest in a young Daisuke Jigen, a mysterious and impressive marksman. Lupin III strikes up a conversation with Jigen at a nightclub, however during their talk, Jigen concludes that Lupin III is simply a privileged and naïve boy from a well-to-do family and doesn’t want anything to do with him. However, while helping the nightclub singer Yoko, who is being pursued by the yakuza, Jigen learns that Lupin III is a descendant of the legendary thief…
Via Crunchyroll News