Lupin III vs. Detective Conan Tops Conan Films' Box Office Record
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
Oricon reported on Wednesday that Lupin III vs. Detective Conan The Movie has earned 3,636,500,850 yen (about US$34.7 million) in theaters and sold 3,088,143 tickets as of January 7. The film has topped the 3.61-billion-yen (US$34.4 million) box office gross of Detective Conan: Private Eye in the Distant Sea, the Detective Conan franchise's highest-grossing film until now.
The franchise is getting a tentatively titled "Edogawa Conan Shissō Jiken ~Shijō Saiaku no Ichinishi" (The Disappearance of Conan Edogawa: The Worst Day in History) special. The next film, Detective Conan: Ijigen no Sniper (Detective Conan: Sniper From Another Dimension), will open in Japan on April 19.