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Obscure Comics: Futurama Returns from 2007 at SDCC &#038 Best Buy

Obscure Comics: Futurama Returns from 2007 at SDCC & Best Buy

However, some fans of the series Futurama are even unaware there was a Futurama comic at all.  Published by Bongo Comics (named after the comic strip character created by Matt Groening in From Hell), the Futurama Comics book series ran for 83 issues, published from 2000 - 2017, after which Groening, co-creator of Futurama, the[...]

The Simpsons Wax Nostalgic with These Twitter Gems

"The Simpsons" Wax Nostalgic with These Twitter Gems

Aaah, Twitter – a many sordid hive of memes and screams into the void. Leave it to The Simpsons artist and director David Silverman to break through the shenanigans with some classic nostalgia, Simpsons-style. He tweeted a video clip from an old VHS tape – a pencil animation test circa April 1996. He says it […]

Rick and Morty &#038 Futurama: The Ultimate Animated Crossover [OPINION]

"Rick and Morty" & "Futurama": The Ultimate Animated Crossover [OPINION]

The only thing that comes close, but nowhere near as dark is Matt Groening’s Futurama.[caption id="attachment_1138532" align="aligncenter" width="1280"] Adult Swim/FOX[/caption] "Rick and Morty" & "The Simpsons" Couch Gag It makes sense since both animation styles are similar not to mention Rick and Morty’s appearance as a couch gag on Groening’s main series The Simpsons in the season[...]

Disenchantment: Netflix Goes Wide-Eyed with Part 3 Announcement [VIDEO]

"Disenchantment": Netflix Goes Wide-Eyed with Part 3 Announcement [VIDEO]

Netflix announced that Matt Groening's animated series Disenchantment will return in 2020 Instead of adding teaser scenes to the announcement, though, the streamer chose instead to air the last scene of part two finale “Tiabenie Falls.”The clip starts at Bean’s (Abbi Jacobson) execution for the attempted murder of her father King Zøg (John DiMaggio)[...]

Disenchantment Season 2: Can Bean Save Elfo and Dreamland [TRAILER]

"Disenchantment" Season 2: Can Bean Save Elfo and Dreamland? [TRAILER]

The newest trailer for the second season of Matt Groening’s Netflix animated series Disenchantment dropped, showing more misadventures of Bean (Abbi Jacobson, Elfo (Nat Faxon) and Luci (Eric André) The end of season one saw Bean and her father King Zøg (John DiMaggio) unable to save the kingdom of Dreamland with its citizens turned to[...]

Netflix Sets Disenchantment Season 1 Part 2 Premiere Date

Netflix Sets 'Disenchantment' Season 1 Part 2 Premiere Date

Fans of Matt Groening’s animated medieval fantasy adventure comedy Disenchantment will be able to find out how Princess Bean will save Dreamland![caption id="attachment_958874" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Netflix[/caption]Netflix announced part two of its first season will premiere September 20, 2019 with 10 episodes, according to Deadline Hollywood The series follows the misadventures of Princess Bean (Abbi Jacobson),[...]

Netflix Orders Second Season of Animated Series Disenchantment

Netflix Orders Second Season of Animated Series 'Disenchantment'

Looks like Netflix is pretty happy with The Simpsons creator Matt Groening's other animated series, Disenchantment The adult-oriented fantasy series just got picked up for a second season from the streaming service-studio, proving that critical reviews aren't everything that factors into a renewal.https://youtu.be/EZS3nS9YLOkThe series focuses on Princess Bean, voiced by Abbi Jacobson, who is NOT your typical fantasy royal[...]

Disenchantment: Netflix Releases Teaser for Matt Groenings New Animated Series

Disenchantment: Netflix Releases Teaser for Matt Groening's New Animated Series

[caption id="attachment_875358" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]With less than two months before the premiere of The Simpsons creator Matt Groening's upcoming adult animated series Disenchantment and following up on the streaming service's social media first-look in May, Netflix has released the first teaser for the upcoming series.Disenchantment received an initial a two-season, 20-episode order; with the show’s[...]

Netflix Conjures First Look at Disenchantment Matt Groenings New Netflix Animated Series

Netflix Conjures First Look at 'Disenchantment', Matt Groening's New Netflix Animated Series

[caption id="attachment_853627" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]Good things come to those who wait (and "wait" is what Matt Groening fans have been doing for almost two years), and now that patience is being rewarded Netflix took to Twitter on Wednesday to offer viewers their first look at The Simpsons creator's upcoming adult animated series Disenchantment.Given a[...]

The Simpsons Parodies Gunsmoke Opening as it Moves in to Record Books

The Simpsons Parodies Gunsmoke Opening as it Moves in to Record Books

This Sunday the Simpsons will air their 636th episode making it the longest running scripted series in television history. The show they're passing is Gunsmoke, which ran for 635 episodes from 1955 to 1975. To celebrate the moment, they have released a new video parodying the opening credits of Gunsmoke with Marshal Matt Dillion challenging […]

Matt Groening Brings Disenchantment To Netflix

Matt Groening Brings 'Disenchantment' To Netflix

Netflix has ordered twenty episode of Matt Groening's new adult animated comedy/fantasy series Disenchantment Groening is of course the creator of such beloved animated series as The Simpsons and Futurama The plan is for the streaming service to debut ten episodes at a time starting in 2018.The series is set in a crumbling medieval kingdom[...]


A Love Letter From Creators: Preview A Tribute to Charles M. Schulz Out This Week

A Love Letter From Creators: Preview A Tribute to Charles M. Schulz Out This Week

Garrity, Melanie Gillman, Zac Gorman, Jimmy Gownley, Matt Groening, Dan Hipp, Keith Knight, Mike Kunkel, Roger Langridge, Jeff Lemire, Jonathan Lemon, Patrick McDonnell, Tony Millionaire, Caleb Monroe, Terry Moore, Dustin Nguyen, Molly Ostertag, Lincoln Peirce, Paul Pope, Hilary Price, Liz Prince, Stan Sakai, Chris Schweizer, Ryan Sook, Jeremy Sorese, Raina Telgemeier, Richard Thompson, Tom Tomorrow,[...]

It Was A Dark And Gloomy Springfield

It Was A Dark And Gloomy Springfield

Here he takes the bright and iconic designs of Matt Groening's Sprinfield from the Simpsons and gives it a very different feel.He has also done various other pieces that include a variety of locations like a converted firehouse used in Ghostbusters and an apartment complex with a certain blue police box in the courtyard.For more[...]

Lynda Barry John Byrne Chris Claremont Howard Cruse Kim Deitch Matt Groening Denis Kitchen Frank Miller Francoise Mouly Paul S. Newman Lily Renée Peters Phillips Bob Powell And Frank Robbins To Be Voted On For Eisner Awards Hall Of Fame

Lynda Barry, John Byrne, Chris Claremont, Howard Cruse, Kim Deitch, Matt Groening, Denis Kitchen, Frank Miller, Francoise Mouly, Paul S. Newman, Lily Renée Peters Phillips, Bob Powell And Frank Robbins To Be Voted On For Eisner Awards Hall Of Fame

Comic-Con has announced that the Eisner judges have inducted Marjorie ”Marge” Henderson Buell, the creator of Little Lulu and Bill Woggon, creator of Katy Keene, into the Eisner Awards Hall Of Fame.There are also thirteen choices for the four remaining spots this year - Lynda Barry, John Byrne, Chris Claremont, Howard Cruse, Kim Deitch, Matt Groening, Denis Kitchen, Frank Miller,[...]

Matt Groening And Seth MacFarlane Draw Each Other

Matt Groening And Seth MacFarlane Draw Each Other

EW focused on the event with a series of different Family Guy/Simpsons covers this week as well as getting the series creators Matt Groening and Seth McFarlane to draw each others.And this has been out for a while, but just in case anyone missed it, here is the trailer for the episode[...]

Holographic Homer At Comic Con Leads To Lawsuit

Holographic Homer At Comic Con Leads To Lawsuit

A fact someone involved with the Simpsons was probably aware of as Simpson's creator Matt Groening even made a holographic Tupac joke.In the case of Coachella, the festival got permission to use the technology, but here and in the case of the Michael Jackson hologram at the Billboard Music Awards, they did not Hologram USA[...]

Bongo Turns 20 Futurama Gets An App and Springfield Goes To Gluten War

Bongo Turns 20, Futurama Gets An App and Springfield Goes To Gluten War

Because really, he totally should be (and that was my first response as well…) but Matt Groening felt that the covers need to be held to a higher standard of respectability and morals for the Simpson comics Either that or it’s because the covers to the Simpsons aren’t 21 yet One of those two.We then[...]

Thursday Runaround &#8211 Life In Hell Freezes Over

Thursday Runaround – Life In Hell Freezes Over

HellWatch: Matt Groening brings Life In Hell, the strip that inspired The Simpsons to an end after thirty years. The last “Life in Hell,” Groening’s 1,669th strip, was released on Friday, June 15 For the next four weeks, editors will have their choice of strips from Groening’s extensive archive before they close up shop in July[...]

Bongo To Publish Sergio Aragones Funnies From July

Bongo To Publish Sergio Aragones' Funnies From July

wo why not have a book published by Bongo that looks like it should be coming out of Dark Horse.But it appears Matt Groening has taken a particular interest in this book, from a true comic book legend, mixing up stories from Sergio's own life with short stories and one off gag, and published from[...]