Samurai Jack

Television

The Ten Best Episodes of Animated Television This Year

From long-running series like 'South Park' and 'Archer' to new kids on the block like Netflix's 'Big Mouth.'
Beckett Mufson
12.26.17
Animation

Samurai Jack Creator Genndy Tartakovsky on How To Make a Great Villain

Samurai Jack ends tonight. Genndy Tartakovsky tells us how he creates his iconic evil-doers.
Beckett Mufson
5.20.17
tv

Talking to the Animator Behind Your Favorite Cartoon Network Characters

We caught up with Genndy Tartakovsky, who was instrumental in 'Samurai Jack,' 'Dexter's Laboratory,' and 'The Powerpuff Girls.'
Tom Usher
4.6.17
ask a smart person

We Asked a Sword Instructor to Judge Lupe Fiasco’s Use of a Blade

In a move we didn't see coming, we found ourselves along the way.
Phil Witmer
3.29.17
Interviews

Scoring the "Ultimate Darkness" of 'Samurai Jack'

We spoke with series creator Genndy Tartakovsky and musical director Tyler Bates about the cult show's new season and the challenge of creating something truly unique.
Zach Blumenfeld
3.12.17
Film

[Exclusive] 'Samurai Jack' Creator Genndy Tartakovsky on Why the Show Is Getting Darker

"He's breaking down," says creator Genndy Tartakovsky. "He's losing his mind, he's losing his hope, he's losing his will."
Beckett Mufson
2.8.17
Art

Every 'Samurai Jack' Episode Is Free on Adult Swim Right Now

Remember the killer robots, ninja ravers, The Scotsman, and the snarky demon Aku?
Beckett Mufson
2.7.17
Film

'Samurai Jack' Bleeds in the Longest Sneak-Peek Released So Far

Jack is back, and darker than ever.
Beckett Mufson
2.6.17
Film

Samurai Jack Is Coming Back to TV

Genndy Tartakovsky's beloved samurai returns on Adult Swim in 2016.
Beckett Mufson
12.2.15
Gaming

Meet The Indie Developer Using 'Samurai Jack' To Inspire A New Style Of Gaming

Student game designer Kevin Wong made a stunning, vector-based stealth game that will spark Aku-related flashbacks.
Beckett Mufson
7.17.14