The four new series are character-based or inspired by the four shows, with each mini-spin-off consisting of eight to 10 episodes, all available on global digital platforms.
“We consider our mission to be to put something hilarious within reach of anyone on the planet,” said Michael Ouweleen, President of Adult Swim. “These shorts are a way to meet the next generation of adult swim fans wherever they are, while giving our designers another format to play and innovate.”
Here are details on the four short shape series, which are expected to launch this year or next.
Answer the Vindibeacon and join your old buddies Supernova, Vance Maxiumus, Alan Rails, Crocubot and Noob Noob as they fight crime, avoid genocide and yuk without Rick and Morty. The Vindicators is produced by Erica Rosbe, Sarah Carbiener, Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland.
“We are delighted to be working in the Rick and morty universe again, and these shorts are an incredible opportunity to explore what happens after the Vindicators save (or destroy) worlds, ”said The Vindicators executive producers Sarah Carbiener and Erica Rosbe. “We’re excited to show how very dysfunctional this superhero team is, whether Rick is about to have half of them murdered or not.”
Donald Faison is Alabama Jackson, a good-talking time traveler who lands in exactly the wrong place at the wrong time, every time. If he can survive the past long enough to return to the present, he might just find something he wasn’t looking for – himself. Alabama Jackson is a hilarious, action-packed animated series created by Donald Faison and produced by Stoopid Buddy Stoodios.
“It’s my dream to create something with stop-motion animation ever since Seth Green showed me clips of that crazy sketch he was working on where the stars were the toys I grew up playing with.” , said the actor and Alabama Jackson creator Donald Faison. “To complete the loop and make my show with this same team of artists, I’m even more excited to explore the stories of Alabama Jackson!”
AQUADONK SIDE PARTS
Accompanying parts Aquadonk is the long-awaited sequel to the beloved Adult Swim animated series Aqua Teen Hunger Force where fans will receive the gift of learning what happens in the later life of various supporting and villainous characters such as The Mooninites, The Plutonians, MC Pee Pants, The Frat Aliens, Happy Time Harry, Handbanana and The Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past. Accompanying parts Aquadonk was created by Matt Maiellaro and Dave Willis. The new series will be presented later this year.
YOUR PRETTY FACE GOES TO HELL: THE ANIMATED SERIES
Hell Is Eternal, Just Like Beloved Emmy-nominated Cult Series Your pretty face is going to hell as he returns for a fifth season, this time in animated shorts on the Internet. Cruel Boss Satan (Matt Servitto), goofy demon Gary (Henry Zebrowski), and all your other favorites return in the beloved American comedy workplace set in Hell. Expect more laughter, more composure, and maybe a talking animal. Looks like it’s a cartoon, they should add a talking animal. Maybe a fish? A Williams Street production, the show is created by Casper Kelly and Dave Willis.
“We’re excited to expand the Pretty Face universe into animation, especially since it’s going to be animators sweating on their Cintiqs (alt. Drawing tablet?) Rather than sweating in a wet Georgia swamp.” August battling mosquitoes while covered in red makeup. Said Your Pretty Face creators Dave Willis and Casper Kelly. “We just hope the bosses let us release the ten hour Snyder version of Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell: The Animated Series.”