The official website for the Lupin III TV anime has a promotional video that introduces the characters and the setting viewers will get to see when the anime airs in May during the Spring 2015 season.
This is the first full-fledged production of a Lupin III television show where Lupin is the main character since a run back in 1984. The story for the new series takes place in Italy and San Marino. The chief director is Kazuhide Tomonaga, a franchise veteran who worked on the classic Lupin III: The Castle of Cagliostro, helping to orchestrate the iconic car chase at the start of the film. The director is Yuichiro Yano (Moyashimon) and the writer is Yuuya Takahashi (Tiger & Bunny).