Lupin and company are hired for the task of saving a kidnapped princess by a small Silk Road country in exchange for all the curry they can eat. But this is in fact a trap set for Lupin. Within a fortress guarded by automatic missiles is Mister X, who looks exactly like Lupin!
- This episode features the final encounter with The Scorpioin, as well as flashback footage from the series pilot. As with the previous appearances of Scorpion, it, too, was written by Yamazaki Noriaki.
- As per the series' constant change in animation, Mister X's cyborg form was slightly redesigned to be much softer than season one's more angular designs.