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Lupin The 3rd Part 4 Joins Toonami June 17

by Peter Paltridgeon May 18, 2017
Lupin the 3rd, one of Japan’s most recognizable cartoon characters, turns 50 years old this year.  First appearing as a manga in 1967, the first Lupin TV series aired on Japanese television in 1971. Lupin’s first aired appearance on US television was decades later on Adult Swim, unless you want to count that time he […]

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Witness The Glorious Magnificent Rickmobile

by Peter Paltridgeon May 5, 2017
There have been many milestones on the road to automobile perfection. First there was the idea to replace two horses with a combustion engine. Then there was the invention of windshield wipers to allow drivers to see in the rain without crashing. Then, for a long time, nothing of value really happened. Until today, when […]
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Adult Swim Greenlights Action-Packed “Hot Streets” for Debut in Fall 2017

by Ed Liuon April 1, 2017
Adult Swim Greenlights Action-packed New Animated Series – Hot Streets will Debut in 2017 March 30, 2017 – Adult Swim, who continues to dominate the ratings and remains the #1 in basic cable with millennials for more than a decade, announces the action-packed new animated series that will premiere in the fall, Hot Streets. This […]

Genndy Tartakovsky Talks The Return of Samurai Jack

by Peter Paltridgeon February 28, 2017
On the eve of Samurai Jack’s first new appearance in over twelve years, Entertainment Weekly has published a new interview with Genndy Tartakovsky, creator and director of the series. Tartakovsky explained that he and his crew were burnt out at the end of Season 4 and needed a break. “It’s a very grueling show. As […]
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Jack’s Back: Watch The New Samurai Jack Trailer

by Peter Paltridgeon February 6, 2017
You’ve seen the short 10-second promos that have appeared all over Adult Swim this past week: “JACK’S BACK,” preceded by a short clip of animation. Today AS finally released the first big trailer for the return of Samurai Jack, and it is amazing. As Jack explains in a weary voice, he has now been trapped […]

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Dan Harmon Explains What’s Taking Rick And Morty So Long

by Peter Paltridgeon January 27, 2017
Adult Swim is one of those rare networks that will give its creators as much time as they need to create each season of their shows — which is both a blessing and a curse; a blessing on the creators’ end and a curse for everyone else. By now people are seriously starting to wonder […]
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Samurai Jack’s New Season Premieres In March

by Peter Paltridgeon January 23, 2017
We’ve known for a while that Cartoon Network and Adult Swim are producing ten new Samurai Jack episodes, but throughout 2016, the network refused to commit to an airdate. Now, thanks to a new promo spot that aired last night, we know exactly when Jack is Back: March 11 at 11:30 PM. The spot was […]

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Dragon Ball Super Premieres On Toonami January 7

by Peter Paltridgeon December 7, 2016
After a hiatus of decades (barring the occasional feature film), Akira Toriyama’s Dragon Ball series is finally continuing its story in Dragon Ball Super. The anime began broadcasting in Japan last summer, and fans have been waiting for the English dub to appear on Toonami ever since. That day will come next January, the block […]

Rick & Morty: The Non-Canonical Adventures

by Peter Paltridgeon November 4, 2016
With each month that passes without hearing anything about Rick & Morty’s third season, it’s looking like Mr. Poopybutthole’s forecast of “a year and a half, or longer” may unfortunately come true. But Adult Swim is at least trying to fill in the gap with Rick & Morty: The Non-Canonical Adventures, brief shorts less than […]