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Adult Swim Premiere January 13, 2003
Original Network NTV
Seasons 1
Episodes 13

Lupin the Third Part II is the second series of TMS Entertainment's long-running anime television adaptation of the Lupin III manga series written by Monkey Punch.

Pioneer Entertainment then licensed and released 79 episodes in North America, episodes 1-27 were broadcast on Adult Swim from January 13, 2003.[1] Episode 3, however, was left out of this package due to the presence of Nazis. Richard Epcar, the voice of Jigen revealed via Twitter that Geneon lost the license to the series before they could dub the rest of the episodes in English.[2] These same 26 episodes continued to air on the network until July 2007, when the rights expired.

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  1. Cartoon Network Announces New Anime by Anime News Network, December 3, 2002
  2. @RichardEpcar on Twitter