Announced at Comic-Con during Geek & Sundry’s panel, the new 16-bit saga animation is going live TODAY August 6th on the Geek & Sundry YouTube channel, Created by Adam de le Peña (<i>Code </i><i>Monkeys; Your Dungeon, My Dragon</i>) the animated web series is a new show developed for audiences who love video games, science fiction and little things that hit each other the show stars Felicia Day, Dana Snyder, Adam de la Pena, Doug Benson, and Jason Sumwalt.
Its 1992. The distant future. A group of misfit soldiers are sent into the wilderness of outer space, in an area known as the “Outlands.” Their mission? To clear the outer planets of any life forms that may stand in the way of building shopping malls and multiplexes. The series premiere episode kicks off as we meet the crew of the TITANTIC II (Hutch, Ben, Chubs, Sergeant Skill and MAK) when they explore their first planet with very mixed results, a murder in the crew, teddy bears and beers.
And for your viewing pleasure, here is the pilot episode..
For those unaware of Geek & Sundry, they feature the best of indie geek culture and the internet’s foremost geek voices. Founded by the producers of the hit web series The Guild, Geek & Sundry offers a diverse lineup of shows that create a hub for fans of comedy, gaming, comics, music, and literature around the world. Spearheaded by prominent geek figureheads, Geek & Sundry features original content by Felicia Day (The Guild, Dr. Horrible, Eureka) and Wil Wheaton (Star Trek, The Big Bang Theory). Also one of the hosts for this week’s Geek Week, a special presentation of YouTube channels featuring some of the top YouTubers in the game right now.