The BEST Episodes of Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 28, 2020

Network: Nippon TV

Many people are falling prey to a suspicious new religion. Lupin III infiltrates this group, hoping to steal the treasure their leader keeps hidden. There Lupin lays eyes on the beautiful, bewitching, woman who has the cult leader enthralled. This is the story of how fashionable female thief Fujiko Mine first met Lupin III, the greatest thief of their generation.

A Master Thief vs. A Female Master Thief

#1 - A Master Thief vs. A Female Master Thief

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Apr 4, 2012

Tells the story of how Fujiko Mine first met Arsène Lupin III. Fujiko is on a mission to infiltrate a drug operation, which is not helped by the arrival of master thief Lupin.

star 9.37
87 votes
Directors: 高橋 亨
Writers: 岡田麿里
The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (2)

#2 - The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (2)

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jun 27, 2012

Fujiko enters a chamber where Count Luis Yu Almeida is sitting and waiting for her, however Lupin interferes from a communications room and being gunned by Jigen, who inhaled the Fraulein Eule Cult drug, which makes Lupin flee. Fujiko falls into another chamber where message appears in blocks and Lupin assists Fujiko to reach again the top. In a special room, Lupin explains the real events that occurred in the tragedy of Eulenspiegel and the process of brutally inducing mind control to little girls. Also in the room lies Dr. Kaiser's daughter Aisha who has been long time experimented for the sake of Count Almeida and now frail and weakened. Fujiko reveals that she entered the manor as a maid and intends to steal the Fraulein Eule cult drug, however she's been cornered by Almeida's men and experimented her as well. Her drive to steal and indulge in sex made Aisha somewhat happy. As the conversation draws close, Lupin gets Aisha and unmasks "Minerva's" Owl who happens to be Aisha's mother who survived the Eulenspiegel tragedy. Lupin and Fujiko brings Aisha to a coastline, but Aisha succumbs due to her weakened state. Fujiko challenges Lupin to steal her but Lupin ends up in failure catching her because of immediate breakdown of Lupin's car.

star 9.27
64 votes
Writers: 岡田麿里
Music and Revolution

#3 - Music and Revolution

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired May 16, 2012

Fujiko and Goemon become involved in a case that could very well lead to World War III.

star 9.07
69 votes
Directors: 西森 章
Writers: 佐藤 大
The Lady and the Samurai

#4 - The Lady and the Samurai

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 18, 2012

The king of Austrian's grandchildren board a train carrying highly valued artworks, to get to her target Fujiko impersonates herself as Maria, their tutor. While on board, she runs into a mysterious samurai from the East - Goemon Ishikawa.

star 8.97
76 votes
Directors: 土屋康郎
Writers: 佐藤 大
Death Day

#5 - Death Day

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired May 23, 2012

Fortune-teller Shitoto can guess the "Death Date" of any person. The victims are all former marks of Lupin III. Jigen is hired to destroy the lithograph Shitoto uses to read these fortunes. Lupin teams up with Jigen, however, Lieutenant Oscar is waiting for him. What does this fortune teller have in store for the fate of Fujiko?

star 8.75
68 votes
Directors: 高橋 亨
Writers: 西村ジュンジ
Steamy Desire

#6 - Steamy Desire

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired May 30, 2012

Lupin and Jigen find themselves looking after a girl who was used as a living piece of art, whilst evading Fujiko, who desperately wants to kill her for personal reasons.

star 8.69
67 votes
Directors: 土屋康郎
Writers: 岡田麿里
Prison of Love

#7 - Prison of Love

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired May 9, 2012

Fujiko is after the pendant belonging to a student in an all girls school. To get closer to her target, she impersonates herself as one of the teachers in the school.

star 8.62
73 votes
Writers: 岡田麿里
.357 Magnum

#8 - .357 Magnum

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 11, 2012

After losing to a widow in a high stakes casino game, Fujiko has to take on her reuqest. She wants the gun of the man who killed her husband, so Fujiko finds herself going after the infamous gunman Daisuke Jigen.

star 8.59
79 votes
Directors: 殿勝秀樹
Writers: 三次五子
Living in Song, Living in Love

#9 - Living in Song, Living in Love

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 25, 2012

Lupin the Third has declared that he will steal the mask of a famous opera singer. Inspector Zenigata takes note of this challenge, and decides to personally attend the singer's next performance.

star 8.59
71 votes
Writers: 岡田麿里
Dead City

#10 - Dead City

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 6, 2012

Lupin investigates a group of owl people who desire Fujiko and begins to learn more about Fujiko's past whilst fighting off illusions brought on by a strange drug.

star 8.37
67 votes
Directors: 菱川直樹
Writers: 佐藤 大
The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (1)

#11 - The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (1)

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 20, 2012

Fujiko, Zenigata, Lupin, and Jigen go to a strange theme park to finally confront Fujiko's past, and the deranged Count Luis Yew Armied.

star 8.34
64 votes
Writers: 岡田麿里
Feast of Fools

#12 - Feast of Fools

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 13, 2012

As Goemon tries to look after Fujiko, Oscar disguises himself as Fujiko and frames her for various perfect crimes in an attempt to gain Zenigata's favour.

star 8.30
66 votes
Writers: 岡田麿里
Blood-stained Triangle

#13 - Blood-stained Triangle

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired May 2, 2012

As Lupin attempts to woo Fujiko, she tells him about a jewel peacock at the bottom of a pyramid in Egypt. Meanwhile, Jigen, who is short on cash after being scammed, goes on a search for the peacock as well. Jigen soon finds himself fighting against not only Lupin, but the various traps set up by looters. After both Lupin and Jigen fall into a trap together, Fujiko appears revealing the peacock will appear if one of them dies in the trap. However, they both manage to escape by sacrificing some scorpions. The peacock reveals itself, but Fujiko is forced to give it up in order to escape from the pyramid.

star 8.24
71 votes
Directors: 板垣 伸
Writers: 大西信介