Posts Tagged ‘adult swim’

Wired on Adult Swim’s "Superjail"

by Ed Liuon September 6, 2008
Wired magazine’s weblog has taken a brief look at Adult Swim’s Superjail, a new Flash animation series that debuts on September 28, 2008. The series is produced by MTV animation grads Christy Karacas, Stephen Warbrick and Ben Gruber, and pokes fun at detention centers ranging from the Village of The Prisoner, the island of Lost, […]

Dragon*Con08 Day 2: Aqua Squid Venture Brothers

by on August 31, 2008
More news tidbits on [adult swim] programming, direct to you from Atlanta’s Dragon*Con 2008. (Truthfully, I’m typing this direct from my house which is 45 minutes from the con, but anyway…) And again I must caution that there be some minor dragon spoilers so please read at your own risk. The Aqua Teen Hunger Force […]

Dragon*Con08: [Adult Swim] Panel Highlights

by on August 30, 2008
In what was the most unashamedly satiric discussion panel [adult swim] has likely ever hosted at a convention, the [as] crew arrived for their first-ever “Dragon Panel” in dragon hats, kabuki makeup, and a leotard with a codpiece. And they each had fantasy dragon personas which included names such as Lyle Knightbreath (Dana Snyder), Mjorghen-Hammer, […]

Family Guy Event at LA’s Paley Center in October

by on August 29, 2008
Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane and members of the show’s writing staff will be hosting an event at The Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles on October 16th, 2008 for a panel discussion of “what goes into the making of their brashly subversive and remarkably resilient hit.” For ticket info as well as an […]

"Code Geass" to Continue on Adult Swim

by Weathermanon August 9, 2008
Today at Otakon 2008, a representative for Bandai Entertainment confirmed at that Code Geass will be continuing through R2 on Adult Swim. Bandai Entertainment will also be having a licensing announcement later on in the evening.

"Metalocalypse: Season Two" to DVD on December 2, 2008

by Ed Liuon August 7, 2008
Warner Home Video has announced that Adult Swim’s Metalocalypse: Season Two will be released on December 2, 2008. The 2-disc set will include 18 episodes and carry a suggested retail price of $29.98. The episodes on the disc will be: 1 DETHECUTION 2 DETHLESSONS 3 DETHVENGANCE 4 DETHDOUBLE 5 DETHFASION 6 CLEANZO 7 DETHWEDDING 8 […]

"Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II" Premieres November 16, 2008

by Ed Liuon July 23, 2008
Adult Swim has announced a sequel to the Robot Chicken: Star Wars episode. Set to debut on November 16, 2008, Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II will explore the stories of the bounty hunters introduced in The Empire Strikes Back. Carrie Fisher and Billy Dee Williams will reprise their roles as Princess Leia and Lando […]

PR: Adult Swim Announces "Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II"

by Ed Liuon July 23, 2008
Adult Swim Announces Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II Follow-up to Emmy(r)-Nominated Fan Favorite Special Premieres November 16 Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken travels back to a galaxy far, far away to create a second, all-new Star Wars-themed special. Premiering November 16 at 11:30 p.m. (ET/PT), Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II combines the satirical sensibilities […]

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

by on 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 […]