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The Boondocks Returns via HBO Max

Fans of Aaron McGruder’s beloved animated series The Boondocks will have something to look forward to in Fall 2020. This is because HBO’s upcoming direct-to-consumer service, HBO Max, recently ordered two reimagined seasons consisting of 24 episodes. The series will launch in Fall 2020, and will be heralded by a 50-minute special. For those who need a refresher or an introduction ...


Harvey Birdman returns to court with new special

Adult Swim has announced a new half-hour TV special based on its classic series Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law. Created and executive produced by series creators Michael Ouweleen and Erik Richter, with Richard Ferguson-Hull and Evan Adler also serving as executive producers, Harvey Birdman, Attorney General is due out this fall. In a stunning announcement, even for this administration, ...

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70 Episodes of Rick & Morty Ordered by Adult Swim

Adult Swim has just inked a new long-term deal with Rick and Morty creators Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland, covering an order for 70 new episodes of the hit comedy series. The new order is not that surprising, given how popular Rick and Morty is – the series was the no. 1 comedy for millenials across all of TV in 2017, and became a multi-platform sensation with successes in TV, digital, gaming, ...


My Hero Academia heads to Toonami as FLCL sequels get start dates

Adult Swim’s Toonami block in the United States is adding exciting new anime programming. For starters, in May, the channel will host the much-awaited North American television debut of My Hero Academia, Studio BONES’ anime adaptation of Kōhei Horikoshi’s Shonen Jump manga series of the same name. The anime launched in Japan in April 2016 and received an English subtitled and ...


Adult Swim Launches Ballmastrz: 9009 in April

Adult Swim will debut a new original animated series titled Ballmastrz: 9009 on April 8 at midnight. The airing schedule will consist of two back-to-back episodes per week afterwards. Christy Karacas writes Ballmastrz: 9009. The series bears a style that incorporates anime along with her own innovative style. You can check out the trailer below: Ballmastrz: 9009 is set in the year 9009. The ...


Rick and Morty VR Game Coming in April

This coming April 10, fans of Rick and Morty will have a reason to don their Playstation VR headsets once again (or at least, have a reason to get their own PSVR,) as the new Virtual Reality game from Adult Swim Games, Owlchemy Labs, and Other Ocean group – Rick and Morty Virtual Rick-ality is released on the platform. Rick and Morty Virtual Rick-ality will take advantage of Playstation VR in ...


Adult Swim launches concert series for Mr. Pickles season 3

Adult Swim has found a metal way to help launch the third season of Mr. Pickles. Collaborating with bands Exodus and Municipal Waste, the network is set to debut the “Mr. Pickles Thrashtacular” concert tour across 13 cities in the United States. The show’s third season kicks off February 25th at 12AM ET/PT on Adult Swim. The tour starts in Seattle on February 22nd and will allow ...


Hot Streets premieres on Adult Swim this weekend

Late night absurdist comedy block Adult Swim is about to add a new show to the mix. Coming from the mind of former Rick and Morty and Robot Chicken writer comes Brian Wysol comes Hot Streets. The show surrounds the supernatural investigations of FBI agent Mark Branski, who works with his partner David French, Branski’s niece Jen, and her cowardly talking dog, Chubbie Webbers. The series was ...


The Jellies will Debut on Adult Swim Next Month

Since its announcement this spring, the irreverent adult toon comedy The Jellies! has been anticipated by fans of Adult Swim, as the series seems like a perfect fit for the channel. Thankfully, people no longer need to wait for much longer, as The Jellies! will finally be making its grand debut on Sunday, October 22 at 12:15 am on Adult Swim. The Jellies! is described as a quarter-hour animated ...


Rick and Morty Cross Over to SpongeBob Squarepants Universe

Within the context of the Rick and Morty show, it is not so farfetched for the duo to cross over to any other cartoon series. However, the fact that different shows are owned by different companies who are not always keen on cross-promotions mean that an official Rick and Morty crossover is very unlikely. The keyword here being “official.” recently sat own with Rick and Morty ...


Adult Swim Shows Off Rick and Morty Season 3 Trailer

Those who like to take their animated comedy with a healthy dose of science fiction will be glad to know that Rick and Morty will be coming back for its 3rd season, and Adult Swim has taken it upon themselves to tease you even further via the release of the Season 3 trailer. The Season 3 Trailer for Rick and Morty is, as expected, hyper kinetic and uses fast cuts to show off colorful, action ...


Apollo Gauntlet Debuts on Adult Swim Next Month

This coming Sunday, July 9 at 12:15 am ET/PT, Adult Swim will be throwing down not just any gauntlet, it’s going to go ahead and premiere the animated comedy adventure series Apollo Gauntlet (Impatient viewers who want to binge-watch the entire series ahead of the rest of us can do so on starting July 7, though.) Apollo Gauntlet’s story in which ordinary cop Paul Cassidy is ...

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