Tonight Tuesday, April 22 sees that rarest of beasts get an outing on ITV4 - a British animated series aimed exclusively at adults. The first of six Warren United episodes airs tonight at 9pm, but could the series be at the forefront of an animation revolution in the UK? On April 1, a new tax break for the UK animation industry went into effect, with many predicting a boost for UK-based production - but will that be enough to reverse the long-floundering fortunes of adult animation in Great Britain? No one's questioning the UK's capacity to create classic cartoons - the animated series that this sovereign state has produced for children's are among the world's finest.
As a medium, cartoons can be a misunderstood as a form of entertainment reserved for children and hardcore fans of Family Guy. In actuality, there is a large population of adults who consume both old cartoons they watched as kids, as well as new cartoons targeted toward adults. These shows can illustrate both youthful and grownup themes while still serving as a great escape from the stressful world. At university, I actually met one of my best friends by identifying a sticker on her laptop that was a reference to a cartoon on Disney Channel. While the show isn't made for my age group, it has plenty of adult humour and general cuteness to make me happy.
19 Adult Animations That Prove Cartoons Aren't Just for Kids
Western cartoons are funny , and every year, the American animated movies hoisting oscars over their heads are the ones consumed by kids and marketed for families and designed to make everyone laugh and feel good about themselves and their anthropomorphized feelings. TV shows? And with darker, heavier, more violent content, animation is starting to have its adult moment again this time without the empty inanity of Beavis and Butthead or South Park ; we'll still watch those classics, though.
This is a list of adult animated television series including web television series ; that is, animated programs originally targeted towards audiences aged 13 and over in mind. Mature animation is comparatively rare in North America and Europe, as animated series are culturally expected to be created for children. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikipedia list article. This article has multiple issues.