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Lupin the 3rd: Blood Seal of the Eternal Mermaid (special)

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Alternative title:
Lupin III - Il sigillo di sangue, la sirena dell'eternità (Italian)
Lupin III: Chi no Kokuin Eien no Mermaid (Japanese)
ルパン三世 血の刻印 - 永遠のMermaid - (Japanese)
Genres: action, comedy
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Lupin's latest heist involves stealing a pair of jewels that hold the secret to an even greater treasure, but unfortunately there's a lot of obstacles in Lupin's way. The smallest one involves Maki, a 14 year old girl who wants Lupin to teach her to be a thief. But what is her connection to the treasure and the mysterious girl Misa. The secrets behind the treasure reach back even into Lupin's own past.
User Ratings: 46 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Excellent: 4 votes (sub:3, raw:1)
 Very good: 19 votes (sub:15, dub:4)
 Good: 15 votes (sub:13, dub:1, others:1
1 Arabic subtitled
 Decent: 6 votes (sub:6)
 So-so: 1 vote (sub:1)
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Seen in part or in whole by 85 users, rank: #5505 (of 9581)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.478 (Good+), std. dev.: 0.9722, rank: #1928 (of 9703)
Weighted mean: 7.498 (Good+), rank: #1678 (of 9703) (seen all: 7.50)
Bayesian estimate: 7.493 (Good+), rank: #1402 (of 7286)
Vintage: 2011-12-02
Opening Theme:
"Theme From Lupin III '78 <2002 Version>" by Yuji Ohno
Ending Theme:
"Love Squall" by Yoshie Nakano
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Blu-ray (Region A)
    Lupin the 3rd: Blood Seal of the Eternal Mermaid (Blu-ray) 2019-07-30 (from $22.46)
DVD (Region 1)
    Lupin the 3rd: Blood Seal of the Eternal Mermaid - (DVD) 2019-08-27 (from $69.00)

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Teiichi Takiguchi
Unit Director: Nobuo Tomizawa
Music: Yuji Ohno
Original Concept: Maurice Leblanc
Original creator: Monkey Punch
Character Design: Yoshiharu Satō
Art Director: Yasuhiro Yamako
Chief Animation Director: Yoshiharu Satō
Animation Director:
Hirofumi Nakata
Yumiko Shirai
Sound Director: Youji Shimizu
Director of Photography: Junko Miyakawa
Executive producer: Seiji Okuda
Assistant producer: Tomohiro Shindō
Color design: Tomoko Isobe
Finish Animation: Kazumi Hasegawa
In-Between Animation:
Rie Horinouchi
Syūichi Iseki
Literature Manager:
Kōhei Itō
Tsuneyasu Suzuki
Planning: Naoki Suganuma
Production Advancement: Shinichi Okuma
Production manager: Haruhisa Yamaji
Sound Mixing: Katsumi Muro
Theme Song Arrangement: Yuji Ohno
Theme Song Composition: Yuji Ohno
Theme Song Lyrics: Sanaho Maki (ED)
Theme Song Performance: Yoshie Nakanou (ED)
Daisuke Namikawa as Goemon Ishikawa
Kanichi Kurita as Lupin III
Kiyoshi Kobayashi as Daisuke Jigen
Kōichi Yamadera as Inspector Zenigata
Miyuki Sawashiro as Fujiko Mine

Akira Ishida as Himuro
Haruka Shibuya as Maki
Masako Nozawa as Masae Tōdō
Risa Shimizu as Misa
Shirō Saitō as Kageura

Aiko Kusumi as Girl
Hayato Nakata as Prisoner
Kanichi Kurita as Arsène Lupin
Manabu Muraji as Manager
Minoru Hirota as Minion A
Mitsuaki Kanuka as Broker A
Naoko Kaneta as Announcer
Rei Shimoda as Child A
Risa Shimizu as Yao Bikuni
Ryū Yamaguchi as Minion B
Shūhei Sakaguchi as Detective
Toshihiko Ogisawa as Police C
Yoko Osawa as Principal
Yuka Saitō as Child B
Yūki Hayashi as Police A
Japanese companies
Animation Production: Telecom Animation Film
Animation Production Cooperation: Nippon Animation
Production: TMS Entertainment
Recording Studio: Aoi Studio
Sound Effects: Sound Box
Sound Production: Tohokushinsha Film Corporation
English cast
English staff
Translation: Sheldon Drzka
Adaptation: Richard Epcar
Adaption Assistance: Reed Nelson
Additional Audio Editing:
Brady Hartel
Jose Argumedo
ADR Recording: Eddie J. Correa
Blu-Ray Authoring: Justin Sevakis
Blu-ray Encoding: Justin Sevakis
Editing: Eddie R. Correa (as Eddie Correa Jr.)
Eddie J. Correa
Eddie R. Correa (as Eddie Correa Jr.)
Subtitle Editing:
Brady Hartel
Reed Nelson
Subtitle Timing: Krista Shipley
Voice Casting: Richard Epcar
Voice Direction: Richard Epcar
Doug Erholtz as Inspector Zenigata
Lex Lang as Goemon Ishikawa
Michelle Ruff as Fujiko Mine
Richard Epcar as Daisuke Jigen
Tony Oliver as Lupin III

Cherami Leigh as Maki
Chris Tergliafera as Kageura
Cristina Vee as Misa
Ellyn Stern as Masae Todo
Todd Haberkorn as Himuro

Ellyn Stern as Yao Bikuni
Keith Silverstein as Lupin the First

English companies
Additional Production: TwistyGadget
ADR Production: Epcar Entertainment
Internet Streaming: Tubi TV
Licensed by: Discotek Media
Menus: TwistyGadget
Packaging: TwistyGadget
Production: TwistyGadget
Recording Studio: Mixter Ed Industries
Italian staff
Italian cast
Dubbing Director: Alessio Pelicella
Executive producer: Tania Gaspardo

Dialogues: Andrea De Cunto
Dubbing Assistant: Andrea Fabricatore
Dubbing Engineer: Cristiano Lellini
Organization: Eleonora Mandelli
Synchronization: Giancarlo Martino
Video Post-Production: Anna Galbiati
Alessandra Korompay as Fujiko Mine
Alessandro D'Errico as Daisuke Jigen
Antonio Palumbo as Goemon Ishikawa XIII
Rodolfo Bianchi as Koichi Zenigata
Stefano Onofri as Arsenio Lupin III

Federico Di Pofi as Himuro
Gaia Bolognesi as Maki
Monica Volpe as Misa
Paola Majano as Masae Toudou

Alberto Bognanni as Arsenio Lupin I (Arsène Lupin)
Perla Liberatori as Yaobikuni
Italian companies
Broadcaster: Italia 1
Dubbing: LOGOS srl

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