The story of the new series takes place in Italy and San Marino, and it features a blue-jacketed Lupin in his 20s. The series opened with an invitation to Lupin's wedding to the new character Rebecca. Rebecca is the young president of a conglomerate based in the Republic of San Marino, the story's setting. She has also worked as a model and an actress, and has become an international "gossip queen" due to rumors of affairs with many celebrities. She has an independent wild streak, as well as a secret she cannot tell anyone.