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Rick and Morty Companion Podcast Live: EPISODE #408 – THE VAT OF ACID EPISODE

Rick and Morty Companion Podcast: Acid Vats, Time Travel, Easter Eggs

Our review of this past Sunday's episode of Rick and Morty (link below) praised "The Vat of Acid Episode" (directed by Jacob Hair, and written by Jeff Loveness and Albro Lundy) for taking a hard look at our dimension-hopping duo's pseudo-toxic relationship and their near-total lack of appreciation for the damage that results from their […]

Solar Opposites shows all sorts of love for Hulu.

Solar Opposites Proudly Embraces Hulu, Its Streaming Service Overlord

Justin Roiland and Mike McMahan's (Rick and Morty) animated sci-fi/comedy series Solar Opposites has officially crash-landed onto Hulu, with Korvo (Roiland), Terry (Thomas Middleditch), Yumyulack (Sean Giambrone), and Jesse (Mary Mack) doing their very best (whether they realize it or not) to spread their "sci-fi s**t" as far as the eye can see[...]

Justin Roiland and Mike McMahn's Solar Opposites starts next month, courtesy of Hulu.

Solar Opposites Walks Us Through The Six Stages of Social Distancing

Rick and Morty duo Justin Roiland and Mike McMahn have been going above and beyond to make sure that every one of us knows their upcoming animated sci-fi/comedy series Solar Opposites crash lands on Hulu a week from this Friday (on May 8, for those too busy to do the math) But that doesn't mean[...]

Dan Harmon speaks at a SDCC panel in support of Rick and Morty, courtesy of Adult Swim.

Dan Harmon, Danny DeVito, Aubrey Plaza Team for FX Animated Series

While animated anthology Cake may have been a sign of where they were going, FX Networks stepped up its animation game in a big way on Thursday by announcing a pilot order for Little Demon Created by Darcy Fowler, Seth Kirschner, and Kieran Valla, the half-hour animated comedy stars Danny DeVito (It's Always Sunny in[...]

Ash and Pikachu continue their adventures in Pokemon Journeys: The Series, courtesy of Netflix.

Pokemon Journeys Making Netflix-Exclusive U.S. Debut This June

Netflix and The Pokemon Company International are teaming up to bring Pokémon Journeys: The Series stateside, announcing on Thursday that future seasons of the animated series will premiere exclusively on the streaming service in the U.S To kick off the new deal, viewers can look forward to the first 12 episodes of the upcoming 23rd[...]

Clancy begins reaching out to other voices in The Midnight Gospel, from Adventure Time creator Pendleton Ward and comedian Duncan Trussell, courtesy of Netflix.

The Midnight Gospel Transmits Countdown Clock from Chromatic Ribbon

As impressive as the work of animation studio Titmouse has been in the past, the opening space scene in the trailer below shows they've elevated their game for the eight-episode animated effort Don't take out word for it, check out the official series trailer for Netflix's The Midnight Gospel below, followed by the official countdown[...]

Clancy begins reaching out to other voices in The Midnight Gospel, from Adventure Time creator Pendleton Ward and comedian Duncan Trussell, courtesy of Netflix.

The Midnight Gospel: Netflix Releases Trippy, Powerful Series Trailer

Adventure Time creator Pendleton Ward and comedian Duncan Trussell's The Midnight Gospel is set to hit Netflix's airwaves on April 20, and now viewers are being offered a deeper dive into the adult animated series with its first official trailer Co-created and executive produced by Ward and Trussell, the series focuses on Clancy, a spacecaster[...]



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"Daria": Why MTV's Animated Game-Changer Still Matters [WEEKEND REWATCH]

There's a good chance that if you were old enough to remember watching MTV in the 1990's, you remember Daria. And there's an even better chance you've seen the show – if you were ever an edgy, apathetic teen. And if you're not familiar, it's on Hulu, so go educate yourself in some premium grade […]

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"Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai": Tze Chun's Animated Prequel Series Might Be Worth Feeding After Midnight [OPINION]

So to hear that HBO Max ordered 10-episode animated comedy fantasy series Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai for 2021 has me excited to say the least. Hmmm.. I wonder if my daughter will get into it?[caption id="attachment_1174832" align="alignnone" width="1500"] WarnerMedia[/caption]You might remember that the original 1984 comedy/horror film was written by Chris Columbus and directed by[...]

Taika Waititi Casts Kaimana in His Upcoming "Next Goal Wins" Adaptation

Taika Waititi Goes Willy Wonka: Will Write, Direct & EP 2 Animated "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" Netflix Series

The Academy Award-winner will write, direct, and executive produce a pair of animated series for Netflix based Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.[caption id="attachment_1118351" align="alignnone" width="2000"] Editorial credit: Denis Makarenko / Shutterstock.com (Taika Waititi)[/caption]One series will be set directly within the world of the 1964 children's novel, while the other series will highlight the[...]

“Connected”: Family Bonding Road Trip Meets “Maximum Overdrive” [TRAILER]

"Connected": Family Bonding Road Trip Meets "Maximum Overdrive" [TRAILER]

Sony’s latest animated adventure Connected starts as a family road trip to see the daughter off to college Things go awry when technology goes rogue a la Stephen King's Maximum Overdrive The family have to flee the machines If you are familiar with Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse and The Lego films, then you are aware[...]

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"Harley Quinn" Isn't Wasting Any Time Storming Back for Season 2

Fans of the animated streaming service series can look forward to a second season of 13 episodes starting Friday, April 3.https://youtu.be/uCRXOk_z_qEThe streaming service's official trailer offered us a look at Ms Quinn's "future career goals", and they involved the Legion of Doom - even if she had to kill them all to prove it..[...]



"Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina" Gets Amazon Prime Pick-Up

Teaming with Prime Video to deliver the series to fans across the globe is exciting and surreal — and we’re psyched to be able to tell even more stories with not just one, but two 12-episode seasons!” - Sam Riegel and Travis Willingham, Cast Members/Executive ProducersProduced by animation powerhouse Titmouse, Critical Role's The Legend of Vox Machina[...]

Green Lantern Brings the Willpower in New XM Studios Statue

The Addams Family Gets 5-Point Figure Debut From Mezco Toyz

With the newest animated film, our favorite kookie family is back Mezco Toyz has been teasing its newest figure line 5 Points They have just announced that the Addams family will be the first figures to come out of this series All of the figures are based on the newest 2019 animated film The Addams Family[...]

“Human Resources”: New Netflix Animated Workplace Show from Creators of “Big Mouth”

New Netflix Animated Show "Human Resources" Debuts At NYCC

The creators of Big Mouth has their next project lined up for Netflix, an animated workplace comedy called Human Resources The streaming service made the announcement at New York Comic-Con Human Resources is the brainchild of Nick Kroll, Andrew Goldberg, Mark Levin, Jennifer Flackett, and producer Kelly Galuska.Details are scant about the series other than[...]

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"Super Dinosaur": Robert Kirkman & Jason Howard's Comic Gets Animated on Amazon Prime

Robert Kirkman's one-man domination of the pop culture landscape continues, with The Walking Dead creator announcing a new children's adventure series – and no, it's not "Tiny Toons Walking Dead" (though we readily admit that would be pretty sweet). Skybound/Image comic book series Super Dinosaur from Kirkman and Jason Howard will premiere on Amazon Prime […]