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Adult Swim Fest Guest Run The Jewels Drops Yankee and the Brave Vid

Adult Swim Fest Guest Run The Jewels Drops "Yankee and the Brave" Vid

Last weekend, Run The Jewels (Killer Mike and El-P) took over Adult Swim's Toonami and tore down the late-night anime block with a raging performance of their latest album RTJ4. Not only that but we also learned that Adult Swim Fest will be running from November 13th-14th on YouTube, and the duo will be debuting their […]

Rick and Morty Supernatural The Boys &#038 More: PaleyFest NY Line-Up

Rick and Morty, Supernatural, The Boys & More: PaleyFest NY Line-Up

Starting this Friday, The Paley Center for Media will highlight some of the most acclaimed and buzzworthy television shows on the pop culture landscape via the 8th annual PaleyFest NY. Sponsored by Citi and Verizon, the three-day virtual fest will feature conversations with the cast and creative teams from All American (The CW), The Boys […]

The Venture Bros. Creators Talk Series Ending Star Trek-Like Return

The Venture Bros. Creators Talk Series Ending; "Star Trek"-Like Return

After 7 seasons, 81 episodes, and 16+ years, Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer announced in early September that Adult Swim had notified them "a few months ago" that the series would not be returning for the eighth season (though work on the season was already underway). Now, the co-creators are opening up to NPR about […]

Adult Swim Fest: Rick and Morty Run The Jewels/Cyberpunk 2077 &#038 More

Adult Swim Fest: Rick and Morty, Run The Jewels/Cyberpunk 2077 & More

For those of you wise enough to check out Adult Swim at midnight on Saturday, you were treated to much more than just your weekly Toonami anime line-up. Holy Calamavote featured Run The Jewels (Killer Mike and El-P) going commercial-free and tearing through their first full performance of their critically-acclaimed new album RTJ4 in its entirety. […]

Dexter GLOW SNL Stephen King The Boys &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Dexter, GLOW, SNL, Stephen King, The Boys & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome back to another edition of BCTV Sunday Slices, where I take a look back at the past week in Bleeding Cool's television coverage and select a few articles to highlight and offer some perspective. This week, we have a righteous amount of topics from all four corners of the pop culture landscape. From Saturday […]

Run The Jewels Adult Swim &#038 Ben &#038 Jerrys Team Up to Rock The Vote

Run The Jewels, Adult Swim & Ben & Jerry's Team Up to Rock The Vote

With the elections now only weeks away, if you still need proof of just how important your vote it this year then just look around at all of the revivals, reunions, table reads, and events that are going on as we speak to encourage everyone to not just vote but help others vote, too. But […]

Bobs Burgers Adventure Time &#038 More: Top 5 Animated Halloween Treats

Bob's Burgers, Adventure Time & More: Top 5 Animated Halloween Treats

One of the many great aspects of the Halloween season is that it comes with some iconic episodes from animated television shows. Any animated episode can, and have, premiered some spooky and often hilarious content in October from year to year, but not all stick with us. There are certain storylines that we go back […]

Always Sunny Cobra Kai SNL TWD Orville &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Always Sunny, Cobra Kai, SNL, TWD, Orville & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome back to another serving of BCTV Sunday Slices, where I take a look at the past week in BCTV's coverage to offer a thought or two on the topic. Once again, the views expressed here are my own and don't necessarily reflect on the rest of the fine folks at Bleeding Cool. Which is […]

Rick and Morty: Samurai &#038 Shogun Early Designs Enjoy Some Wub-Step

Rick and Morty: "Samurai & Shogun" Early Designs; Enjoy Some Wub-Step

While the team behind Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty celebrate its second Emmys win in as many years for Outstanding Animated Program (and keeps the wheels turning on the fifth and sixth seasons), there's the matter of merchandising the fourth season. To celebrate the home release of the most recent season on […]

Adult Swim Retires Aqua Teen Boondocks Eps for Cultural Sensitivities

Adult Swim Retires Aqua Teen, Boondocks Eps for Cultural Sensitivities

From Scrubs and 30 Rock to Little Britain, the past several months have seen a number of series creators, producers, and streaming service shows removing past episodes (or "retiring" them) over the use of blackface or other instances of cultural insensitivity. But on Tuesday, viewers were reminded that it's not just the live-action series that […]

He-Man Beetlejuice Care Bears &#038 More: 80s Cartoons Were Pretty Weird

He-Man, Beetlejuice, Care Bears & More: 80s Cartoons Were Pretty Weird

Did you grow up with 1980s cartoons? I'm talking about the ones that were basically created by toy companies as a cash grab with very little regard to story, art, or taste. Now, as someone who was not even considered until the mid-1990s, I lucked out and missed all the horrors of the saccharine Saturday […]

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Weighs In on Voice Cast Whitewashing

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Weighs In on Voice Cast Whitewashing

Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty has had an interesting Emmys run this year, Obviously, the biggest news is that the Adult Swim series made it two years in a row when it comes to winning the award for Outstanding Animated Program. Then came the animated duo's guest appearance during the Emmy Awards […]

Rick and Morty Emmys Shocker: Rick Reveals Why He Hasnt Tackled COVID

Rick and Morty Emmys Shocker: Rick Reveals Why He Hasn't Tackled COVID

Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty had its moment in the sun Friday night, making it two years in a row that the Adult Swim series walked away with Emmy award for Outstanding Animated Program at the virtual Creative Arts Emmys 2020 awards ceremony. Directed by Jacob Hair and written by Jeff Loveness […]

Rick and Morty: Harmon Roiland &#038 Jeff Loveness Respond to Emmys Win

Rick and Morty: Harmon, Roiland & Jeff Loveness Respond to Emmys Win

On Friday night, Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty made it two years in a row, scoring another win for Outstanding Animated Program at the virtual Creative Arts Emmys 2020 awards ceremony. Following up last year's score for "Pickle Rick," this year saw "The Vat of Acid Episode" walk away with the prize. Directed […]

Rick and Morty Acid Trip Wins Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program

Rick and Morty "Acid" Trip Wins Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program

Looks like that's two-for-two for Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty, scoring a win for Outstanding Animated Program at the virtual Creative Arts Emmys 2020 awards ceremony on Friday night. Following up on last year's award-winning "Pickle Rick," this year saw "The Vat of Acid Episode" walk away with the gold. Directed by Jacob Hair […]

Batman Day: DC Celebrates The Dark Knights Animation Evolution

Batman Day: DC Celebrates The Dark Knight's Animation Evolution

In honor of Batman Day, fans of the Caped Crusader are letting their freak cowls fly in celebration- and they have a ton of ways to celebrate considering how prevalent the Dark Knight's been for generations. From comic books and television series to adventures on the big screen and pretty much every other medium you […]

Adventure Time: Distant Lands Previews Obsidian Song New Key Art

Adventure Time: Distant Lands Previews "Obsidian" Song; New Key Art

With two specials down and two specials still to go, HBO Max and Pendleton Ward are offering viewers a special sneak preview of the Marceline and Princess Bubblegum-focused adventure that will literally be music to your ears. This Friday, the streaming service and Cartoon Network will release the "BMO Mixtape" to compliment the big-little hero's […]

Genndy Tartakovskys Primal Unleashes New Eps on Adult Swim in October

Genndy Tartakovsky's Primal Unleashes New Eps on Adult Swim in October

Spear and Fang's journey together has only just begun, with Adult Swim announcing on Tuesday that critically-acclaimed animated series Genndy Tartakovsky's Primal will premiere five new episodes starting Sunday, October 4th at 11:30 pm ET/PT. Genndy Tartakovsky's (Adult Swim's Samurai Jack) creative vision was recently renewed for a second season of ten new episodes, with […]

Walking Dead Supernatural American Gods &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Walking Dead, Supernatural, American Gods & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome back to another edition of BCTV's Sunday Slices, where I take a look at the past week in Bleeding Cool's television/streaming coverage to offer my thoughts on what went down, what's going down, and what's about to take off in the not-too-distant future. Once again, my thoughts/opinions are my own and do not necessarily […]

The Venture Bros. Canceled by Network That Wants More Venture Bros

The Venture Bros. Canceled by Network That Wants More Venture Bros?

So after 7 season, 81 episodes, and 16+ years, series creator Jackson Publick made it official earlier this week: The Venture Bros. had been canceled by Adult Swim. Except we're not sure anyone told Adult Swim. Though Publick revealed that he was notified of the decision "a few months ago" by Cartoon Network's late-night animation […]