An extremely popular genre, many adult animation series have joined streaming platforms in recent years. Here are three Amazon Original creations, funny and trashy, to be found now on Prime Video!
THE BOYS PRESENT: THE DIABOLIC
Available since March 4 on Prime Video, the anthology series The Boys: Diabolical (The Boys present: Les Diaboliques en VF) takes us on new delirious adventures in the universe of The Boys and his crazy superheroes.
With humor, creativity, and a good dose of violence, the eight animated shorts introduce new characters, but not only… Spectators can also find familiar faces from the essential series and learn more about the origins of the leader. band, the famous Protector!
To perfect these short formats, homages to certain animation classics such as Looney Tunes and Ghibli studio films, the series can count on an exceptional voice cast: Michael Cera, Don Cheadle, Kieran Culkin, Giancarlo Esposito, Jason Isaacs, Kumail Nanjiani, Ben Schwartz, Simon Pegg, Elisabeth Shue, Kevin Smith…
Just that? Not exactly: Andy Samberg, Awkwafina, Seth Rogen, Justin Roiland, or even Aisha Tyler have not only lent their voices but also their pen to some of his stories. While waiting for the new burst of episodes of The Boys scheduled for June 3, quickly discover this animated series (and reserved for an informed public) on Prime Video.
Behind the eighth episode of The Boys: Diabolical dedicated to the Protector hides an expert in the field: screenwriter and producer Simon Racioppa, also showrunner of the animated series Invincible. The latter is a creation of Robert Kirkman, father of The Walking Dead, to whom we owe the comics from which it is inspired by the designers Ryan Ottley and Cory Walker.
Among the best series of 2021 according to viewers, with an excellent rating of 4.3/5, Invincible once again immerses us in a world populated by superheroes. Among them, the teenager Mark Grayson develops powers and decides to follow in the footsteps of his father, the most powerful hero in the world. But a terrible event will come to upset everything…
Funny, gory, and thrilling, the successful series also offers a 5-star cast: Steven Yeun, JK Simmons, Sandra Oh, Seth Rogen, Mark Hamill, Gillian Jacobs, Zazie Beetz, Jon Hamm, Ezra Miller, Mahershala Ali, Sonequa Martin-Green, or Zachary Quinto. To catch up urgently on Prime Video, Invincible has already been renewed for two additional seasons.
THE LEGEND OF VOX MACHINA
This time away from superheroes, the animated series La Légende de Vox Machina opens the doors to a completely different universe, that of the popular Dungeons and Dragons role-playing game. It tells the story of a group of marginal adventurers who accept a mission of the utmost importance: to save their kingdom from terrifying monsters and black magic… in exchange for a tidy sum of money!
For those in the know, the fantasy series is based on the first campaign for the web series Critical Role, a program in which voice actors play D&D. The latter also resume their role in the original version in these 12 trashy episodes rich in humor and action, which will delight fans of the genre.
Included in the beautiful collection of animated series for adults available on the Prime Video platform, The Legend of Vox Machina has already been renewed for a second season!