June 2018

Dang it, Bobby! Posted Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 7:02PM by Daikun
After a 9 1/2-year run, Adult Swim is losing King of the Hill on June 30.

What's replacing it on weekdays? Dragon Ball Super!

Yes, Adult Swim has done the unthinkable and brought anime back to weekdays. Give it ratings, people!

When we work together, it's much better... Posted Friday, June 15, 2018, 6:43PM by Daikun
DBZ Kai's replacement has been announced. It's Pop Team Epic. It joins the block June 30 at midnight.

Here's the new schedule:
10.5PM - Dragon Ball Super
11.0PM - My Hero Academia
11.5PM - FLCL: Progressive
12.0AM - Pop Team Epic
12.5AM - JoJo's Bizarre Adventure
1.0AM - Hunter x Hunter
1.5AM - Black Clover
2.0AM - Naruto: Shippuden
2.5AM - Space Dandy
3.0AM - Cowboy Bebop
3.5AM - Lupin the 3rd

In other news, Cartoon Network has trademarked what could be Genndy Tartakovsky's next show, Primal. There are no other details mentioned in the trademark beyond the tentative title. Here's hoping it's a future Toonami original.

A Ma Bell Company Posted Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 5:43PM by Daikun
AT&T has successfully acquired Time Warner for the $85 billion bid they proposed back in 2016. They get to keep the entire company with no conditions.

UPDATES:
-Turner will remain unchanged until February 2019. After the transitional period, Turner and TW CEOs John Martin and Jeff Bewkes are both leaving.
-Time Warner is now WarnerMedia.

On a side note, Jason DeMarco announced on Twitter that his mother passed away. Our condolences.

Look to the Stars Posted Sunday, June 3, 2018, 5:03PM by Daikun
Toonami surprised us last night with a fresh new rebrand!

JPReckless comes to the rescue again with his recreation of the typeface, which is based on Avenir. (Download button on the right.)