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Joe Pera Talks Us Through the Tough Times with Relaxing Old Footage

Pera is a comedian best known for his calm, nerdy persona and Adult Swim series Joe Pera Talks with You His style is wholesome, relaxing, and...intended to put you to sleep? In an interview with Deadline, Pera discusses his influences, subdued comedy style, and his Emmy-hopeful pandemic series, Relaxing Old Footage with Joe Pera.[caption id="attachment_1230807"[...]

Undertaker, Blackface, South Park, Anime & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Undertaker, Blackface, South Park, Anime & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

To wrap up BCTV Sunday Slices, Adult Swim joins the virtual convention circuit, the Tessa Blanchard story still has more to say, we make our pitch for The Undertaker's next retirement match, a look at live-action shows that need to go anime, and Alexa Bliss has some thoughts on "bra and panties" matches If we[...]

Adult Swim Con takes place this July (Image: Adult Swim)

Rick and Morty, Robot Chicken, Cosplay: Adult Swim Con Set for July

Now we can add Adult Swim's Adult Swim Con (we're guessing that they're taking the money they would've spent on a flashier title and spending it on the event programming) to that list Co-sponsored by Rick and Morty corporate best buddy Pringles and taking place online and for free (except for whatever obscene price you're paying[...]

Dan Harmon, co-creator of Rick and Morty (Image: Adult Swim)

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Signs Exclusive Broadcast-Only FOX Deal

The series will join the network's ever-expanding animated line-up: The Simpsons, Family Guy, Bob’s Burgers, Bless the Harts, Duncanville, and the upcoming Housebroken and The Great North.[caption id="attachment_1222804" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Dan Harmon, co-creator of Rick and Morty (Image: Adult Swim)[/caption]Fox Entertainment president Michael Thorn's appreciation for Harmon's creativity began early in Thorn's career, and it's one[...]

Dan Harmon's Story Circle | Rick and Morty | adult swim

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon's Story Circle Becomes Our New Obsession

While we're keeping our fingers, toes, and various other crossable body parts crossed that November/May is the fixed release calendar (means new eps in less than five months), Adult Swim is giving us a look behind the scenes at the creative process that's a lot more dangerous than it appears In the following clip, Harmon[...]

The VIZ Media cover for Junji Ito's terrifying horror manga Uzumaki, which will soon be adapted into an anime series.

Horror Anime Uzumaki Storyboard Taken Right From Junji Ito's Manga

Gore is very prevalent in Junji Ito's horrific manga, and so too in the anime, which will be featured some time soon on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim (speculation points to later this year, perhaps in October, but there is no definitive date of premiere yet).[caption id="attachment_1221165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The third storyboard still from Junji Ito's[...]

Eric Andre in his new stand-up special "Legalize Everything" (Image: Netflix)

Eric Andre Has a Problem with COPS and It Starts with the Theme Song

You have to appreciate those moments when Karma conspires with the geek gods to create those "perfect storm" moments of pop culture overlap. Case-in-point? Eric Andre and his first stand-up special Legalize Everything, set to premiere on Netflix on June 23. With slightly less than two weeks before it hits the streamer, Netflix released a […]

Michael Cusack's YOLO: Crystal Fantasy

YOLO: Crystal Fantasy Teaser Unveils Michael Cusack's Animated Chaos

Less than three months after Adult Swim announced it had given a series order to Michael Cusack's YOLO: Crystal Fantasy, viewers are finally getting a look at the quarter-hour animated series Produced by Princess Pictures, the series follows Australian party girls Sarah and Rachel as they seek out fun times, new experiences, positive vibes, and hopeful horoscopes[...]

The Promised Neverland live-action series is coming to Amazon (Image: Viz)

The Promised Neverland: Amazon Lands Live-Action Adaptation Series

It appears hit Japanese manga series The Promised Neverland will be taking the next step in its on-screen evolution, with Heroes star Masi Oka, writer and director Rodney Rothman (Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse), and Vertigo Entertainment bringing a live-action series to Amazon. With Rothman directing and Meghan Malloy (Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse) writing the pilot, […]

Rick and Morty Companion Podcast Live: Episode #410 – STAR MORT RICKTURN OF THE JERRI

Rick and Morty Podcast Talks Star Wars, Mortal Kombat, Wrangler Jeans

They do what they think is best for the show.”[caption id="attachment_1214761" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Both Beths are done with Rick on Rick and Morty, courtesy of Adult Swim.[/caption]Roiland isn't just a fan of having a split in the schedule like we saw this season, but he loves the idea of playing around with release schedules and[...]

Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland looks back on his voice acting career (Image: GQ)

Justin Roiland On Rick and Morty, Gravity Falls, Adventure Time & More

It's hard to believe it, but it's true: we've come to the end of the fourth season of Adult Swim's Rick and Morty Aside from leaving us slightly depressed and with a theory that the entire season was Evil Morty's psychological warfare against Rick, we're selfish enough to admit that we're already looking ahead to[...]

The two Beths finally meet on Rick and Morty (Image: Adult Swim).

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale Redeemed Rick as a Dad, Right?

Of course, we've never bought into that idea and still see it as forced detachment that has something to do with a backstory we haven't been told that led to Evil Morty (a rabbit hole we choose not to go down at this time).[caption id="attachment_1217689" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rick has a beer with Space Beth on[...]

Dispatch - Adult Swim has a 24/7 Live stream and things get weird

Adult Swim Live Stream a Wonderfully Weird World. And There's Fish.

So, if you're like me, you likely didn't learn until recently that Adult Swim (yes, the cable channel that brought you midnight anime and edgy cartoons before everyone was doing it) has a free-to-watch 24/7 live stream Yes, they were bringing us quarantine content long before the quarantine And yes, it is very quirky They[...]

Don't Look Back (Music Video) | Rick and Morty | adult swim

Rick and Morty Music: Rick's Bad Parenting Now Comes with Theme Song

If you've watched "Star Mort Rickturn of the Jerri", then you know that Adult Swim's Rick and Morty actually found a way to both be a lousy father and grandfather while also being a decent father and grandfather Though we have a strange feeling Beth, Beth, Jerry, Summer, and Morty really are feeling the latter[...]

Inside the Episode: Star Mort Rickturn of the Jerri | Rick and Morty | adult swim

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale: Dan Harmon, Anne Lane on Bad Dad Rick

One of the biggest recurring themes on Adult Swim's Rick and Morty over these past four seasons is that Rick was, is, and continues to be a really lousy father In fact, there's a debate to be had over just how good of a grandfather he's been and that that title comes with slightly lesser[...]

A sneak preview of tonight's Rick and Morty, courtesy of Adult Swim.

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale: Meet Jerry's Creepy Therapy Puppet

With Adult Swim's Rick and Morty ready to wrap up its fourth season Sunday night, we're getting a sneak preview image of what viewers can expect With a season that feels like it's been building towards something (though we're not sure what), there are a lot of eyeballs out there wondering how things will be[...]

A look at the season 4 finale of Rick and Morty, courtesy of Adult Swim.

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale Preview: Pickles Won't Help This Time

Adult Swim's Rick and Morty is coming to the end of its fourth season, and let's just say we''re a little curious From the promo released earlier this week, we know that Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's animated series has been name-dropping Dr Wong (Susan Sarandon) so we should expect an appearance Or should we? Because[...]

Rick and Morty Companion Podcast Live: EPISODE #409 – CHILDRICK OF MORT

Rick and Morty Team On Childrick of Mort: Spicy Scenes, Pointy Things

With the fourth season of Rick and Morty ready to shuffle off Adult Swim's programming coil after this Sunday's season finale "Star Mort Rickturn of the Jerri", we're finishing a little clean-up on our coverage of last week's lesson in horrible parenting and in the importance of practicing safe planetary sex Director Kyounghee Lim, writer[...]

Here's a look at the season four finale for Rick and Morty, courtesy of Adult Swim.

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale Teases Rick vs. Dr. Wong, Round II

Because in the following promo from Adult Swim for this Sunday's season four finale, it looks like that's exactly what we're getting Considering the waves of bad parenting and passive-aggressiveness on display last week coupled with what you're about to see below, we're honestly not sure how anything's going to end up by the time[...]

Inside the Episode: Childrick of Mort | Rick and Morty | adult swim

Rick and Morty Team Talk Bad Parenting, Planet Sex, Camping and More

Beth will do anything to prove to her "daddy dearest" that she's worthy of his time and a place in her life, including forgetting about the rest of her family.[caption id="attachment_1211650" align="aligncenter" width="600"] S'Mores isn't working on Summer on Rick and Morty, courtesy of Adult Swim.[/caption]Without guidance, Morty and Summer use their "skills" to save[...]