January 24, 2010

News: Lupin III vs. Detective Conan TV Special in the Works

Original story about treasure will unite popular manga thief, manga detective

This year's ninth issue of Shogakukan's Weekly Shonen Sundaymagazine will announce on Wednesday that a "Lupin III vs. Conan" television special will bring together the most famous manga thief and one of the most popular manga detectives. An original story revolving around a treasure will unite the two heroes from Monkey Punch and Gosho Aoyama's manga stories for a "legendary match."
Source: 2ch
Update: Wednesday's Weekly Shonen Sunday issue has revealed that the special will air in March on NTV and Yomiuri TV's network of affiliates.