A new Lupin Prequel, 'Lupin the Third
: Episode 0 'First Contact', will premier on Japanese TV next month.
Airing on July 26th
at 9:03PM on Japanese TV network NTV
will be the newest Lupin
TV Special, a Lupin
Prequel called Lupin the Third
: Episode 0 'First Contact'.
First Contact takes place when Lupin
is just starting out as a rookie thief. Lupin
's aim is a mysterious book of Alchemy in the possession of the Mafia. The book describes a process to make a special metal alloy that is harder than diamond but as resilient and malleable as any metal. The only problem... the book itself is encased in the metal with no apparent lock or key.
The story will take Lupin
From Tokyo to New York and introduce many of the key characters of the Lupin
Details about the show can be read at http://www.ntv.co.jp/kinro/h140726.html
in Japanese only.