Adult Swim stylized as [adult swim] is the adult-oriented nighttime programming block of the American children's pay television network Cartoon Network and its own television production studio Williams Street Productions. It broadcasts every night from 8 p. Eastern and Pacific Time. Williams Street also produces Toonami , block-within-a-block, on Adult Swim and formerly produced Miguzi. Debuting in , Adult Swim serves as the nighttime identity of Cartoon Network, and was established as alternative programming during the late night hours when Cartoon Network's primary target audience, children between the ages of 7—15, would normally be sleeping.
Adult Swim Revives Samurai Jack As Network Courts Linear, Online Viewers
List of programs broadcast by Adult Swim - Wikipedia
The name Adult Swim itself was adopted from the timing schedules of US public swimming pools indicating the time when only adults can use the facilities. Adult Swim is home to some of the most amazing satirical and explicit adult animated entertainment including:. The Adult Swim schedule provides day to day programming plus the ability to sort programming by date, show and region. JackIsBack and so is my childhood. JackIsBack pic. Eastern Time.
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Eric Kohn. Decades ago, the samurai warrior created a template for the modern action hero, inspiring silent western heroes and gunslinging detectives alike. So it follows that any modern take on the samurai really needs to prove its worth. The animated series originally aired on Cartoon Network between and , but returns as a miniseries this March to conclude the story — and so far, it remains some of the best action-based storytelling out there. Exploiting the pliability of animation to its greatest potential, Tartakovsky transforms his influences into a hugely satisfying formula of his own making, delivering an action-packed masterpiece on par with the best of the genre.
When Aku is reborn to set forth his reign of terror, the Emperor's son is sent off to learn the ways of the samurai. That boy becomes a man and attempts to slay Aku with a mighty sword, but Aku banishes him to the future. The Samurai lands in the future and is named Jack.