VIZ Media has announced that Adult Swim will begin airing the Kekkaishi anime series starting on May 29, 2010. The series is based on the hit manga series by Yellow Tanabe, and follows Yoshimori Sumimura, a teenaged high school student charged with being the area’s “kekkaishi” (barrier master) to safeguard the land and its inhabitants […]
Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim programming block, which currently runs from 10 PM-6 AM (Eastern time) in the U.S., is set to expand to a 9 PM starting time in January 2011. Stu Snyder, current president and COO of Turner Animation, said, “Let’s be clear: The choice to go to 9 p.m. is 100 percent a […]
Adult Swim has announced that Robot Chicken has been renewed for 40 more episodes, which will compose season 5 and 6 for the hit series. No information was provided on when the new seasons will begin production or when they will air. The full press release follows: Robot Chicken Gets Unprecedented Two-Season Pick-Up (click to […]
UPDATED January 7, 2010: SOHH.com is quoting unidentified Cartoon Network executives that Lil Wayne will be voicing a character named “Jesus” in a one-hour special for Adult Swim titled Return of Freaknik, but that “Lil Wayne’s character is still evolving. All we can say is that he is named Jesus and not Jesus Christ.” The […]
Cartoon Network Enterprises has launched a new initiative that will allow customers to create fully customized manufactured-on-demand Adult Swim DVDs via a web shop at AdultSwimShop.com. The service, which launches today, November 16, 2009, will begin with about 100 episodes worth of Adult Swim programming, including Robot Chicken, Aqua Teen Hunger Force, The Venture. Bros., […]
The third season premiere of Metalocalypse will debut on Adult Swim on Sunday, November 8, 2009, at 12:30 AM (Eastern/Pacific). The most amazing metal band ever created will kick off their third season with an episode where they have to manage themselves. Guest stars will include Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, and Slash. The full press […]
The Venture Bros season 4 will premiere on October 18, 2009, at midnight. The fourth season promises to pick up where the season 3 finale left off, answering whether Brock Samson will return to work for the Venture family and whether the Monarch will ever succeed in killing his hated arch-foe Dr. Venture. Look, there’s […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Paramount and Hasbro will be bringing the 1 hour special G.I. Joe: Resolute to DVD. The DVD contains all 11 installments as well as exclusive missing footage and cool bonus material. The film will hit stores on November 3, 2009, the same day G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra hits stores.