Pocket Mortys

Adult Swim Games Levels Up with Big Pixel Acquisition

Turner’s Adult Swim is acquiring UK-based game developer Big Pixel Studios, the shop behind the highly successful mobile game Pocket Mortys. This move is part of the network’s increased ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Camp Camp’ S3 Trailer, ‘Simpsons’ go to Upfest, Hannibal Buress Joins Adult Swim Fest Lineup, & More!

Atlantyca Ent. Secures ‘Geronimo Stilton’ Deal with Apparel Leader BIOWORLD The globe-trotting mouse character will grace a line of boys and girls (4-12) apparel — including ... Continue Reading →
Harvey Birdman, Attorney General

Harvey Birdman Appointed Attorney General in New Special

In an astonishing official brief from the Adult Swim Press Secretary, megalomaniac billionaire President Phil Ken Sebben announced that winged courtroom warrior Harvey Birdman has been ... Continue Reading →
Rick and Morty

Watch Out, Multiverse: Adult Swim Orders 70 ‘Rick and Morty’ Episodes!

Fans of Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty can take a breath and call off the Meseeks: Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland announced this morning on Instagram (while taking a shower, because hygiene ... Continue Reading →
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Comedy Central Inks Short-Form Pact with Bento Box

The studio behind Emmy-winning animated comedy Bob’s Burgers, Bento Box Entertainment has signed a non-exclusive digital development deal with Comedy Central as the network continues ... Continue Reading →
Rooster Teeth Animation Festival

Frederator, Cyanide & Happiness Among Rooster Teeth Animation Fest Guests

The first round of special guests announced for the next edition of Rooster Teeth Animation Festival will include Cyanide & Happiness, How It Should’ve Ended, Flashgitz, Frederator, ... Continue Reading →
Ugly Americans

‘Ugly Americans’ Creator, Irony Point Producers Ink Comedy Central Pact

Comedy Central has formed an exclusive partnership with production banner Irony Point, which will bring in founder Daniel Powell (co-creator, Inside Amy Schumer), head of production ... Continue Reading →
Drawn: The Story of Animation

Cartoon Network, HowStuffWorks Partner on ‘Drawn’ Animation Podcast

Cartoon Network and HowStuffWorks, the biggest for-profit podcasting network, have partnered for a new ‘cast titled Drawn: The Story of Animation. Launching Tuesday, May 1, the 11-episode ... Continue Reading →
Home Movies

Shout! & Twitch to Stream ‘Home Movies’ Bingefest

Later this month, fans can celebrate one of the early stand-outs of adult animated TV comedy as Shout! Factory TV and social video platform partner Twitch host Home Movies: The Complete ... Continue Reading →
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‘Ballmastrz: 9009’ – Misfits of the Apocalypse!

***This article was written for the May issue of Animation Magazine No. 280*** It’s loud, weird and set in a post-apocalyptic world gone mad — which means Christy Karacas’ new ... Continue Reading →