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VIZ Media Announces Megalobox’s Premiere on Toonami!

Megalobox follows a young man with no origin and known only by his ring name: “JNK.DOG.” He survives by fighting in rigged, underground matches of a sport called Megalobox, a form of fighting utilizing powered exoskeletons.

The series will make its debut on Adult Swim’s Toonami at midnight (11C) on Saturday, December 8th.

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Adult Swim and Crunchyroll Producing Blade Runner Anime Series!

Blade Runner 2049 – Joi (Ana de Armas) and K (Ryan Gosling) – Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures.

Adult Swim and Crunchyroll have announced a Blade Runner anime series to be produced with Alcon Television Group.

Blade Runner – Black Lotus will feature thirteen 30-minute episodes produced by animation studio Sola Digital Arts (Ultraman). Shinji Aramaki (Appleseed) and Kenji Kamiyama (Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex) will direct all episodes of the premiere season.

The story will take place in 2032 and will include some familiar characters from the BLADE RUNNER universe.

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Welcome to Walla Walla Trailer: The Jellies!

The Jellies follows a family of jellyfish – and their adopted human son – as they try to live their lives in Walla Walla, WA.

What more do you need to know? (But in case you need to know more, check out the trailer…)

The Jellies premieres on Adult Swim on Sunday, October 22nd (12:15 am E/11:15 p.m. C).

New Original Animated Series The Jellies! Premieres
Sunday, October 22 on Adult Swim

Get ready as Adult Swim introduces its newest animated original series and fun-loving family, The Jellies!, on Sunday, October 22nd at 12:15 a.m. E/P.

The Jellies! is a quarter-hour animated series created by Tyler, The Creator and Lionel Boyce, that follows a family of jellyfish, including their 16-year-old human son, Cornell. When Cornell learns that he was adopted at birth, he is shocked by the news and spirals out of control as he tries to “find himself.” The result is he, his family and friends continue to end up in uncanny situations.

The show’s musical score and original composition is created by Tyler, who also lends his voice, along with those of Boyce, Phil LaMarr, Blake Anderson, AJ Johnson, Kevin Michael Richardson, and many more to the show’s great cast of characters. The Jellies! is executive produced by Tyler, Boyce, Kelly Sato Clancy, Aaron Augenblick, Chris Clancy, Lloyd Braun, and Jared Heinke.

Awesome Teaser (Great Job!): Tim & Eric Are Back with Two Fan Favorites!

Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim are once again making themselves (a little bit too much) at home on Adult Swim – with the return of Tim & Eric’s Bedtime Stories and Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!

The pair’s two shows will have a special premiere on Sunday, August 27th at midnight (11C).

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SDCC 2017: Adult Swim on the Green Expands!

AS on the Green – Rick & Morty screening, Adult Swim at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2016

Adult Swim on the Green is returning to San Diego Comic-Con with even more programming.

On top of all-new games, prizes, fun, streams (of the live variety), motorized animals, a tarot card reader, dart throwing, and a must-have on the sun-drenched bay – shade – Adult Swim will also be  live broadcasting your favorite streaming shows, including FishCenter, Stupid Morning Bullshit, Williams Street Swap Shop, Development Meeting and more.

Panels for The Jellies, Rick and Morty, Robot Chicken and Mike Tyson will be in the Indigo Ballroom of the Hilton San Diego Bayfront on Friday, July 21st. Signings will be split between thge Warner Bros. booth (#4545) and AS on the Green.

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 takes place in San Diego, California, during the weekend of July 19 – July 23.

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Retiring Neon Joe? Say It Ain’t So!

Season two of Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter finds Joe contemplating retirement from werewolf hunting to open a tropical-themed bar.

The his past intrudes – and we meet a rival were hunter, Plaid Jeff. (Oh boy…)

Adult Sim’s Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter returns on Monday, May 22 (midnight/11C).

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Adult Swim Greenlights Apollo Gauntlet and Hot Streets!

Adult Swim has greenlight two new series for later this year: unorthodox superhero series Apollo Gauntlet (above left) and supernatural mystery series Hot Streets,

On Earth, Paul Cassidy is just another cop, but when the evil Dr. Benign transports him to another world, he becomes a new kind of hero. With the help of a magical suit and a set of talking gauntlets, he’s able to fight crime exactly the way he wants…and he’ll do it as APOLLO GAUNTLET!

FBI Agent Mark Branski, his partner, his niece, and her dog, investigate supernatural phenomena.

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