Lupin III TV has three series, the first series has 23 episodes which was aired from 24 October 1971 to 26 March 1972. The second series has 155 episodes which was aired from 3 October 1977 to 6 October 1980. And the third series has 50 episodes which was aired from 3 March 1984 to 28 September 1985.
Before the first series started, there was Lupin III Pilot film which was about 12 minutes and 30 seconds long which was aired on 1969 (but it was re-made and aired on 1978).
Episodes 7-23 of the first series were co-directed by Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata, which left a clear imprint on the general style and the direction of the plot lines. One can notice several ideas, which are later used in...