Adult Swim scores big with Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III
Was the force with you? Cartoon Network recently rolled out a several-part Robot Chicken special entitled Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III, and fan reaction could not have been better! Filling out an hour of the Adult Swim program block, the episode focused on Emperor Palpatine, Darth Vader, Boba Fett, and Gary the Stormtrooper each revealing secret side stories that filled the Star Wars mythos. The Emmy Award winning Robot Chicken stop-motion animated series was heavily praised for Episode I and Episode II over the past few years, and fans were not disappointed with the completion of the trilogy, as ratings were far from the Dark Side.