Posts Tagged ‘adult swim’

‘Moribito’ to debut on Adult Swim August 24, 2008

by Matt Hazudaon July 18, 2008
Publishers Weekly is reporting that the anime series Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit (Seirei No Moribito) will be premiering on the Adult Swim programming block on Cartoon Network on August 24, 2008. No time slot has been announced at this time. As we’ve previously reported, the series is being handled by Media Blasters. In addition, […]

Boston Herald Talks with Brendan Small on Metalocalypse’s Dethklok Tour

by Ed Liuon June 25, 2008
The Boston Herald has spoken with Brendon Small about the tour for Dethklok, the heavy metal band that is the star of Adult Swim’s Metalocalypse. Small, who plays guitar and bass and provides vocals, states that, “My whole goal was ‘How can I make this live outside of the TV show?,'” adding that he didn’t […]

LA Times on Yanked "Boondocks" Episodes

by Ed Liuon June 4, 2008
The Los Angeles Times is reporting on the two episodes of The Boondocks which were never aired by Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim block (free registration required), quoting anonymous sources that the episodes were eventually pulled due to the threat of legal action from BET. Executives at Turner and Viacom (which own Cartoon Network and BET, […]

"Venture Bros" Premieres June 1 Along with T-Shirt Club

by Ed Liuon May 27, 2008
The Venture Bros. will be returning to Adult Swim for its third season on June 1, 2008 (read the full press release here). The producers of the show at Astro Base Go! have also launched the Venture Bros. T-Shirt of the Week Club, which will offer 13 limited-edition, episode-specific T-shirts for $22 each. Subscribers to […]

"Aqua Teen Hunger Force" Creates Another Public Nuisance in Illinois

by Ed Liuon May 15, 2008
Adult Swim’s Aqua Teen Hunger Force is causing another controversy with civic officials, this time in Urbana, IL. Stickers for the show have been popping up on street signs and buildings throughout the city, which is creating extra work and straining budgets for the Urbana Public Works department. According to an employee for Public Works, […]

Venture Bros Season 3 Trailer Now Online

by Matt Hazudaon April 24, 2008
Quick Stop Entertainment has posted the official trailer for season 3 of the Adult Swim series the Venture Bros. The new season will premiere on June 1, 2008.

NYCC 2008: "The Venture Bros." Panel – You Just Like Kim Because She’s Hot. Admit It.

by Ed Liuon April 20, 2008
(l to r) Jackson Publick, Doc Hammer, James Urbaniak, and Michael Sinterniklaas. I can spell his name without looking it up. So. The Venture Bros panel at New York Comic Con. It wasn’t quite as funny as last year’s, but the weight of expectations can do that to you. The real news: New episodes premiere […]

"Venture Bros" Season 3 Debuts on June 1, 2008

by Ed Liuon April 3, 2008
On his weblog, Jackson Publick stated that The Venture Bros third season will debut on Adult Swim on June 1, 2008. He also noted that he and co-creator Doc Hammer were interviewed in the latest issue of Comic Foundry magazine, which is available now, and that he will be attending both the New York Comic […]

"Robot Chicken: Star Wars" Coming to DVD (Updated April 2)

by Dan Collinson April 2, 2008 reports that Warner will release Robot Chicken: Star Wars on May 20th. The special episode will also contain episode commentary (audio & video) as well as deleted scenes, trailers, and behind the scenes footage. The episode features the voices of Mark Hamill (Star Wars, Batman: The Animated Series), Star Wars creator George Lucas, Robot […]

Aniboom and Adult Swim Launch Radiohead Animated Video Competition

by Matt Hazudaon March 18, 2008
Aniboom and TBD Records launched a contest yesterday iniviting all animators and Radiohead fans alike to create an animated music video for any of the songs on Radiohead’s In Rainbows album. The winner of the contest will $10,000 prize to produce a full-length animated music video. Adult Swim launched the on-air debut of the contest […]