Lupin the Third Part 5 to premiere on Toonami June 15th

The worlds greatest thief returns June 15th

Adult Swims’s Toonami announced of Facebook that Lupin the Third: Part 5 will debut on June 15th. The latest anime from the storied anime franchise was originally released last year in April. The series will feature 24 episodes. Set in modern day France, we follow the title character Arsène Lupin III.

The first arc will follow Lupin as he ” infiltrates a data center to steal digital currency from “Marco Polo”, a site on the dark web, which sells illegal items such as drugs and weapons.” Favorite characters from previous series Diasuke Jigen(marksmen), Goemon Ishikawa(swordsman), Fujiko Mine (con artist) and Koichi Zenigata(Inspector) will return, as well as a new character Ami Enan (hacker).

The second arc will Lupin and his crew as they “gains possession of a black notebook containing extremely sensitive information about high-level political figures, which makes him a target for the ruthless director of the DGES as well as for Albert d’Andrésy, a fiendishly cunning criminal and ex-partner of Lupin hiding under the facade of an honest government official.” The series will have 2 more arcs as well.

Source: Toonami’s Facebook page

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Samurai Jack season 5 trailer

Samurai Jack, returns March 11th, the time traveling warrior is back for a fifth season. It will premiere on Toonami’s programming block Adult Swim, the new season will be more mature and have a more cohesive story. This season follows Jack fifty years into the future, he hasn’t aged. According to wikipedia, “Every episode will have a “reveal” that further unravels the mystery of the series and takes it in a different direction.” One major change is that Jack will finally face the prospect of having to kill a human, as to killing robots.