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Why “Rick and Morty” and “Futurama” is the Ultimate Animated Crossover [OPINION]

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

There’s no denying the current impact of Rick and Morty to the cultural zeitgeist. It adds so many elements of science fiction together from satirizing the pop culture through its various worlds while maintaining the balance between comedy, cynicism and nihilism. Hard to imagine despite the show’s popularity on Adult Swim, it gets the longevity […]


“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: Bean Tries to 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

Fans of Matt Groening’s animated medieval fantasy adventure comedy Disenchantment will be able to find out how Princess Bean will save Dreamland! 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), a hard-drinking reluctant […]

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. The series focuses on Princess Bean, voiced by Abbi Jacobson, who is NOT your typical fantasy […]

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

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 10-episode first season set […]

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

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 […]

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

Who doesn’t love Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts? 2015 has been a Peanuts celebration due to its 65th anniversary, but BOOM! Studios imprint KaBOOM! is taking things to a new level. The world’s best-known names in comics, children’s books, comic strips, cartoons, and webcomics are coming together to show their love for Shulz with A Tribute […]

It Was A Dark And Gloomy Springfield

Artist Tim Doyle’s gallery is quite fascinating. He has a section he does called Unreal Estate where he does his own dark and desolate take on popular places such as the group of illustrations below. Here he takes the bright and iconic designs of Matt Groening’s Sprinfield from the Simpsons and gives it a very […]

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 […]

Matt Groening And Seth MacFarlane Draw Each Other

The season premier of Family Guy this year will take the Griffin’s out of Quahog and into Springfield as they meet the Simpsons. 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 […]

Holographic Homer At Comic Con Leads To Lawsuit

Homer Simpson has gotten 20th Century Fox into trouble, according to THR. The characters holographic appearance at this years Comic-Con has sparked a lawsuit from Hologram USA who is claiming the appearance infringed its patented system to project three-dimensional images onstage. The company used the technology, a new version of the 19th century stage trick called “Pepper’s […]

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

Peter S. Svensson writes  for Bleeding Cool: Bongo Comics is 20 years old. They’re celebrating with… well, a new Futurama comic app. Bill Morrison showed up to make that announcement. Well, when is it coming out? He doesn’t know. Will there be original Futurama comics that are digital first? He doesn’t know. Formats? He doesn’t […]