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SD Lupin the Third

I think there are two kinds of people in this world. There are those who love Lupin III, and those who haven't heard of Lupin III yet.

When Monkey Punch passed away, I felt like I should do something to commemorate this important character, who I firmly believe to be one of Japan's most important pop culture exports. As usual for when I draw Lupin, I went with the green jacket, because The Castle of Cagliostro was my introduction to the world of Lupin and still one of my all time most favorite movies. If you like red instead, that's nice, but irrelevant.

I worked on this while streaming! You can watch my streams here!
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EvilGirl26's avatar
This guy is amazing! I love him. Hello, Lupin!!
DominotheFembot's avatar
I love this dork! :D
ninjatron's avatar
Thanks but I'm too cool to be a dork.

Oh you mean the guy in the drawing.

LadySionis's avatar
It's so good to see there's still Lupin III art floating around!!
ParadoxalOrder's avatar
Lupin was one of the first animes I ever watched, when I heard that the creator had passed away it felt like another great part of literature and animation had come to an end. We seem to be losin' many of the golden creators of fiction these past few years.
Comickook's avatar
Yeah. I've seen a couple of episodes of the show a few years back. :-D Excellent artistic tribute to his creator.
gizmo01's avatar
I am the one who just became a a fan of him and his show :D
Clearly this is my type of anime :)
ninjatron's avatar
Right on! There is a big wide world of Lupin and the gang to dive into, and the great thing is there's no wrong place to start. I'd probably recommend a few episodes of the 70's red Jacket series to begin with though, just to get a sense of who the characters are. It's all pretty accessible and a lot of it is easy to find now. I hope you have a good time with it.

gizmo01's avatar
Thanks alot, I'm love to look more into it :)
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