The series premiered itsfirst seasonon October 29, 2014; it ran for 39 episodes. Thesecond seasonofLucha Undergroundstarted on January 27, 2016 and ran 26 episodes. Prior to the taping of the lastLucha Undergroundepisode for season 2, the show was renewed for athird seasonwhich premiered on September 7, 2016. It was also revealed that episodes from the show would be available for purchase oniTunes. On February 1, 2017,Lucha Undergroundsigned a deal withNetflixin the United States and Canada; the first two seasons of the series became available for streaming on Netflix on March 15, 2017 and remained available until November 15, 2018, at which time they were pulled from the service. Seasons 3 and 4 never aired on Netflix.Season 4aired from June 13 to November 7, 2018. After two years of uncertainty regarding the future ofLucha Underground,Vampiro, who acted as a commentator on the series, claimed in 2020 thatLucha Undergroundwas discontinued, stating "The writers are gone, the production crew is gone, the company is split."