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Futuristic-ATR

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« #720 : 09-07-2011 21:06 »

On http://ccinsider.comedycentral.com/tag/futurama-countdown-to-reincarnation/ you can see some images from Reincarnation!
A new (8-Bit) clip. Bender is awesome!
Dorsal Axe

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« #721 : 09-07-2011 21:27 »

Any alternate links for the video?
Inquisitor Hein
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« #722 : 09-07-2011 21:39 »

On http://ccinsider.comedycentral.com/tag/futurama-countdown-to-reincarnation/ you can see some images from Reincarnation!
A new (8-Bit) clip. Bender is awesome!

BYTE my 8-bit metal ass!!!  :D :laff:
Gorky

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« #723 : 09-07-2011 23:26 »

That clip from the video game segment was awesome. So that makes two segments I'm really pumped for (this'n and the Fleischer one), and one that I don't have strong feelings about either way (the anime one). Methinks this will rival AOIs I and II in the non-canon quality department (the Craptacular doesn't even deserve to be mentioned in the same sentence).
spira

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« #724 : 09-07-2011 23:31 »

Oh man, another really great clip.. This is gonna be good.
Smarty

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« #725 : 09-08-2011 02:11 »

I am getting really excited for tomorrow's episode, the different parts looks so much more promising than ever!

And the end of the video made me laugh out loud. It's gonna be good!
EvilChicken

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« #726 : 09-08-2011 14:04 »

Any links for UK?
DannyJC13

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« #727 : 09-08-2011 16:23 »

Any links for UK?

Second. Hate the stupid region lock thing. :mad:
Aki

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« #728 : 09-08-2011 20:37 »

Didn't I publish a post on how you make UK URLs at one point?
DannyJC13

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« #729 : 09-08-2011 20:49 »

Not that I recall, otherwise I would've seen the clip by now. Unless I missed that post... :hmpf:
Dorsal Axe

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« #730 : 09-08-2011 22:50 »

Some more details on Reincarnation. Please be warned that this article contains major, major spoilers.

Also, we now have names for all three segments.

And as previously discussed here:
SpaceGoldfish fromWazn

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« #731 : 09-09-2011 13:52 »

Some more details on Reincarnation. Please be warned that this article contains major, major spoilers.

Don't you love it's not "My friends... and Zoidberg" for once, but Amy is referred to as "the other characters"?  It's literally "The entire planet express crew, and Amy".

Also, we now have names for all three segments.

And as previously discussed here:
Frida Waterfall

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« #732 : 09-11-2011 03:49 »

http://www.emmys.com/shows/futurama

Yippee! Futurama won both of the Emmys they were nominated for! I had a good feeling that "The Late Philip J. Fry" would win for outstanding animated program, but I was pleasantly shocked to see Moe win as well for his voice acting. Congrats all around, even when Futurama only airs 13 episodes in a year, it still manages to further the creative arts! Next time, Billy West for the best voice-over performance!
Aki

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« #733 : 09-11-2011 09:09 »

Wow, that's awesome! Congrats!
Futuristic-ATR

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« #734 : 09-11-2011 09:24 »

Hooray!! Both emmys! Congratulations!
DannyJC13

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« #735 : 09-11-2011 10:08 »

Woo! We knew they could do it! Nice one @ Futurama Staff! :love:
Aki

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« #736 : 09-11-2011 10:44 »

So, should this thread be replaced by a "news between the runs" thread? The 2011 run has ended.
cyber_turnip

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« #737 : 09-11-2011 13:00 »

Which 6B episode would you say is their next Emmy shot?

I'd say either Overclockwise or Reincarnation stand the best chance, but I'm not sure which.
Gorky

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« #738 : 09-11-2011 13:07 »

I think "Reincarnation" was easily the most brilliantly innovative episode of 6B, but I don't know if that's what Emmy voters are looking for, exactly. (I refer you to what happened to the Simpsons writers in season seven, when they submitted that year's Treehouse of Horror episode--which had an impressive-for-the-time CG segment--instead of one of the more emotionally-resonant episodes in a season that was full of 'em, and wound up losing to, like, a Pinky and the Brain episode.) That said, an episode of an animated show that is itself a parody of three different animation styles may be too great for the Emmy folks to pass up.

If not "Reincarnation," though, I'd say that "Cold Warriors" or "Overclockwise" would have the best shot, in terms of their emotional content.
Otis P Jivefunk

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« #739 : 09-11-2011 15:42 »

Congrats to Futurama, one of the best eps of the series won, also congrats on the other emmy too. Bodes well for Futurama...
DotheBartman

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« #740 : 09-11-2011 17:17 »
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Good news! Truly one of the best episodes, and the best animated show episode (that I've seen anyway) during that year.

I think Reincarnation could potentially win next time. The thing is, that Treehouse of Horror was more or less just nominated because of the 3D animation, which they thought would be enough, but despite that animation it really wasn't one of the better episodes that season (or even one of the better THOH Simpsons episodes). I mean, it was fine, but there were so many better episodes, emotional resonance or not. The following year they won for the "Homer's Phobia" episode, which wasn't really emotionally resonant but had a good satirical thrust, as well as just being a vastly superior episode. And season 7 could have rightly won for at least like half of its episodes.

Basically, Reincarnation could win because it's really, really good; not just well-animated in the different styles (though it is), but also ridiculously clever and funny, and very ambitious. I'm not sure if it would be my go-to choice, but I don't think it would be a bad one.
Aki

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« #741 : 09-11-2011 17:42 »

I think they will admit Cold Warriors, Overclockwise or Reincarnation, and like Gorky says, Reincarnation is probably the one with the biggest chance of winning.
lilkitten29

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« #742 : 09-11-2011 19:47 »

Holy crap!! I'm so happy!!! =D
cyber_turnip

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« #743 : 09-11-2011 20:17 »

I think Overclockwise is the best episode of 6B but it's also one that plays to established fans of the show rather than newcomers so I agree that Reincarnation probably has the best chances.
SpaceGoldfish fromWazn

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« #744 : 09-11-2011 20:30 »

Mazel Tov, everyone!

Just remember when I start writing on the show, we will be able to build houses with the emmies we shall win.   We'll be using them to splat cockroaches and as missiles for girl scouts and jehovah's witnesses. 
flesheatingbull

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« #745 : 09-12-2011 02:13 »

awesome news.
DannyJC13

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« #746 : 09-12-2011 20:39 »
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Not really news, but Eric Rogers tweeted:

Oh, forgot to mention the best part of the Emmys -- when I discovered my fly had been down for about 2 hours. Sweet. #Emmyfail

Also, Twitter fucking loves Futurama:

Last #Futurama episode is mindblowing! Groening, i love you!

"after this bowl movement he'll be lucky if he still has bones" #futurama best. Ever.
Nibblonian Leader

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« #747 : 09-12-2011 20:58 »

Suck it, everyone who didn't win an Emmy that night!
cyber_turnip

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« #748 : 09-12-2011 22:18 »

And that includes you, Amy!
spira

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« #749 : 09-13-2011 03:07 »

I expressed a fair amount of enthusiasm in another thread, but I'll add here that I, like everyone, am totally stoked about the Emmy wins. Awesome. Awesome to the max.

I bet Reincarnation could get an Emmy. It's a really brilliant example of animation. Overclockwise possibly could as well, but it wasn't quite as strong as TLPJF.
fryfanSpyOrama

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« #750 : 09-20-2011 22:51 »

The Late Philip J. Fry, won an emmy for Outstanding Animated Program
cyber_turnip

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« #751 : 09-20-2011 23:56 »

Yeah, that's pretty much all anybody's been discussing on this page of the news thread...
spira

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« #752 : 09-21-2011 02:37 »

Hooray, again! Haha, I will not stop celebrating this for a very long time.
DannyJC13

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« #753 : 09-21-2011 17:33 »

CGEF posted this on Twitter.

I doubt it's a follow up, as the Professor and Zoidberg are purposely feeding them, but meh.
Otis P Jivefunk

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« #754 : 09-21-2011 17:36 »

Still, quite an interesting comparison and rather cloolsome :cool:...
futurefreak

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« #755 : 09-22-2011 00:25 »

Not sure if someone mentioned this already. It will be airing on weekends on some major networks, in my and leia's area that would be the CW.
spira

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« #756 : 09-22-2011 00:37 »

Link's not working right for me, Randi, just takes me to the News Corp homepage.
Svip

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« #757 : 09-22-2011 00:38 »

futurefreak is clearly working for Murduch.
DannyJC13

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« #758 : 09-22-2011 17:42 »

Terra Nova...? :confused:
Otis P Jivefunk

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« #759 : 09-22-2011 19:26 »

Perhaps :shifty:...
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