Adult Swim is coming to NYC!! Well New York Comic Con at least. Today they announced their plans for NYCC, including panels, their Adult Swim On The Green offsite event, and more! Included in the panels is a special look at the ROBOT CHICKEN WALKING DEAD SPECIAL: LOOK WHO’S WALKING on October 6th at the Hammerstein Ballroom. The Rickmobile will also be in town during the convention with their pop-up shop.
Full details on Adult Swim’s plans for NYCC are below courtesy of their press release.
Adult Swim Brings “On the Green” to The Big City
Robot Chicken Reveals Inside Look at The Walking Dead Special
New York Comic Con is getting a little Greener with Adult Swim. Start off the Con right with Adult Swim’s popular traveling experience Adult Swim On the Green, Tuesday, October 3 at Socrates Sculpture Park in Queens, New York. Experience Mother Nature in all her glory along with games, new friends, food trucks and trivia for exclusive prizes. Continuing their commitment to directly engage with fans, experience a fantastic night full of Adult Swim fun and surprises. Also enjoy a free screening of “Things You’ve Never Seen Before” for a look at what’s on the horizon for Adult Swim, the top destination with millennials for more than a decade, with unaired episodes, never before seen pilots and specials. For additional information please visit AdultSwimPresents.com.
Later that week, make your way over to the Hammerstein Ballroom on Friday, October 6 for a special look at the all-new Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who’s Walking and check out what is to come in Robot Chicken season 9. On Saturday, October 7, Robot Chicken will be signing autographs at the Private Autographing station at the Javits Center. Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who’s Walking premieres Sunday, October 8 at Midnight and Robot Chicken season 9 premieres this Winter on Adult Swim.
Need more? The #Rickmobile will be rolling through the NYC Tri-State area October 5-8. Track the mad scientist’s movements online as the custom mobile pop-up shop stocked with exclusive Rick and Morty items makes its way to New York.
Panel and signing, as well as talent scheduled to appear are subject to change. For continuing information about Adult Swim’s plans at New York Comic Con please visit AdultSwimPresents.com.
Adult Swim Panels
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 6
1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Robot Chicken – Hammerstein Ballroom
Hey, smell that rotting flesh? It’s your buddies from Robot Chicken, returning to NYCC with an extra exclusive sneak peek of RC’s ninth season plus their creepy crawly crossover, The Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who’s Walking co-creators/executive producers Seth Green and Matthew Senreich are joined by executive producer/co-head writer Tom Root, writer/director Tom Sheppard, actor/writer Breckin Meyer, plus a secret surprise guest or two for the Semiannual Gathering of the Silly Hats Club. Moderated by Keith Crofford, senior vice president of production for Adult Swim.
Adult Swim Signings
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Robot Chicken – NYCC Private Autographing Area
About Adult Swim
Adult Swim (AdultSwim.com), launched in 2001, is Turner’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults. Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 94 million U.S. homes.
Turner, a Time Warner company, is a global entertainment, sports and news company that creates premium content and delivers exceptional experiences to fans whenever and wherever they consume content. These efforts are fueled by data-driven insights and industry-leading technology. Turner owns and operates some of the most valuable brands in the world, including Adult Swim, Bleacher Report, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, ELEAGUE, FilmStruck, Great Big Story, HLN, iStreamPlanet, Super Deluxe, TBS, Turner Classic Movies (TCM), TNT, truTV and Turner Sports.
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