Discotek Media has recently announced the U.S. home video release of the 2nd series of the ‘Lupin III TV anime. While the details of the release are yet to be revealed, the Florida-based American anime distributor stated that their plan includes releasing 4 DVD sets with the 1st one to be released in 2016. They will incorporate any existing English dubs and Japanese language with English subtitles as well. The English subtitles for Episodes 80-155 are improved while Episodes 145 and 155 will have Streamline English dub.
‘Lupin III Part 2’ originally aired from 1977-1980 on Nippon Television. The first 79 episodes were dubbed and subtitled versions on North American home video starting in 2003. However, the release was incomplete when Geneon Entertainment went out of business.