Can’t wait till The Boys Season 3 premieres on June 3? Then we’ve received some freakin’ diabolically excellent news, to paraphrase and clear up the language of The Boys hero Billy Butcher (Karl City). The Boys Presents: Diabolical, a model new animated anthology sequence set on the earth of the present, will premiere on Prime Video on March 4.
And simply in case you’re additional antsy about getting your The Boys repair? The even higher information is that each one eight episodes of Diabolical will premiere on March 4, which implies you’ll be able to binge them sooner that A-Practice (Jessie Usher) on a Compound V-induced excessive.
Every spanning between 12 and 14 minutes, the shorts can even have their very own, particular person animation type — although in the event that they’re something like the primary take a look at “Laser Child” you’ll be able to watch above, as bloody and satirical as The Boys itself. Within the clip, you see an outdated, Looney Tunes type animation following a child unfastened within the metropolis, who simply occurs to have the ability to shoot lasers from its eyes. There’s additionally a scientist attempting to trace it down, solely to look at because the child blows up their heads and escapes within the park. As a remaining coup-de-grace, the scientist slips and falls on the puddles of blood, in basic (?) cartoon type.
Not like The Boys, which is creatively guided by showrunner Eric Kripke, Diabolical lets a bunch of different large names play within the Boys universe. These embody: Awkwafina, Garth Ennis, Eliot Glazer and Ilana Glazer, Evan Goldberg and Seth Rogen, Simon Racioppa, Justin Roiland and Ben Bayouth, Andy Samberg, and Aisha Tyler.
Diabolical took the highlight in the present day as a part of Prime Video’s Fanimation Week, highlighting the streaming service’s increasing roster of grownup animated sequence. Yesterday (January 17), anime took the stage. Tomorrow will concentrate on Fairfax, with Vox Machina on Thursday, Undone on Friday, and an Invincible rewatch social gathering on Saturday, January 22, adopted by a Twitch influencer “social gathering” on Sunday. Additionally as a part of the occasion, Amazon has lifted the paywall on various sequence till the top of February, together with: Fairfax episodes 1-5, Invincible episodes 1-4, the whole first season of Undone, and Evangelion: Evangelion 3.33 and Evangelion 3.0+1.0.
The Boys Presents: Diabolical is govt produced by Simon Racioppa, Eric Kripke, Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, James Weaver, Neal H. Moritz, Pavun Shetty, Ori Marmur, Ken F. Levin, Jason Netter, Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson, Michaela Starr, Loreli Alanís, Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski, and Ben Kalina. The Boys Presents: Diabolical is produced by Amazon Studios and Sony Photos Tv Studios, with Titmouse, Kripke Enterprises, Authentic Movie, and Level Gray Photos.