Wright Film and TMS Entertainment have announced that they are producing a six-episode net anime series titled Lupin Zero that will start streaming in December 2022. The companies will reveal the cast, theme song information, and streaming services at a later date. The anime will have its world premiere at Anime NYC 2022 on November 18-20, 2022.
The new anime will tell the story of Lupin III as a youth, combining both stories from the original manga with new stories. The show will take place in 1960.
Daisuke Sakō is directing the anime at Telecom Animation Film. Ichiro Okouchi is overseeing the series scripts, and Asami Taguchi is designing the characters. Yoshihide Otomo is composing the music.