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‘Rick and Morty’ New Anime Short Continues the Adventures of Samurai and Shogun

Rick and Morty are back in old-era Japan.

Released as part of the Adult Swim Festival 2021, on Adult Swim’s YouTube channel Rick and Morty has released a new Samurai & Shogun short.
In late March, Adult Swim dropped the first Samurai & Shogun cartoon short on their official YouTube channel. It’s a seamless hybrid of the show’s main characters crossed with the aesthetic of hyperbolically violent Japanese samurai anime.The newest anime returns to this world and concept for Samurai & Shogun 2 as it places the titular duo back in their version of old-era Japan. It picks right up where the first animation left off. It starts with Rick picking up his most powerful enemy’s severed head, an alternate reality version of himself, as the clip transitions between bloody anime violence and images of Rick committing seppuku.

Samurai & Shogun Pt. 1 and 2 were written and directed by Kaichi Sato, with Studio Deen known for its work on Ranma 1/2 and many more titles having produced the short. In addition, Maki Terashima-Furuta executive produced the new Rick and Morty short for US audiences. The voice cast of original Samurai and Shogun Youhei Tadano as “Rick WTM72”, and Keisuke Chiba as “Shogun Morty” returned as well.
You can watch the new Rick and Morty “Samurai and Shogun” short below. Season 6 of the show will premiere at some point in 2022. While we wait for news of the new season, you can catch up on Adult Swim and HBO Max.

Adult Swim has revealed the programming for Adult Swim Festival 2021, a two-day festival on its YouTube channel, including special panels from Rick and Morty, Squidbillies, and Aqua Teen Hunger Force. Besides featuring exclusive content from some of our favorite adult animated series, the Adult Swim Festival 2021 will also host watch parties with classic episodes and unprecedented performances by an impressive line-up of celebrities, including Lil Baby, Karol G with 21 Savage, and Flying Lotus.

The Rick and Morty panel will challenge the global voice cast against each other as they go head-to-head to determine the Rickiest Rick in the multiverse. As for the Squidbillies panel, it will feature series creators and cast to celebrate the final season. The Aqua Teen Hunger Force panel will host cast and crew as they look back on the longstanding history of the series, and the panel about Blade Runner: Black Lotus will dive into the franchise universe alongside producers and directors. Finally, Michael Cusack and Zach Hadel will discuss their upcoming series Smiling Friends with unannounced special guests.

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