DC Comics Super-Villains and Super-Heroes reunite in the new half-hour Robot Chicken DC Comics Special III: Magical Friendship premiering Sunday, October 18th at Midnight (ET/PT) on Adult Swim. This marks the third installment of the Robot Chicken/DC Comics collaboration. The first special aired back on September 9, 2012, with the second, a more villain themed, titled Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 2: Villains in Paradise on April 6, 2014.
The specials always include an all star cast as various super heroes or villains. The list included: Abraham Benrubi Alex Borstein Nathan Fillion, Megan Fox, Clare Grant, Seth Green, Neil Patrick Harris, Alfred Molina, Aaron Paul, Paul Reubens, Tom Root, Kevin Shinick, Matthew Senreich, Tara Strong, Steven Tyler, Zeb Wells, Breckin Meyers, Hugh Davidson, Zac Efron, Sarah Hyland, Clancy Brown, Paul Reubens, and Giovanni Ribisi.
The Robot Chicken DC Comics Special isn’t the only thing returning. Season eight of Robot Chicken kicks off one week later on October 25th also at Midnight. If you’re lucky enough to be in New York City during New York Comic Con and New York Super Week, Robot Chicken will be hosting a Season 8 party on Thursday Oct. 8 where they will premiere the Robot Chicken DC Comics Special. It will be held at the Brooklyn Bowl from 6pm – 10pm. It will include free bowling, prizes, a DJ set the Rob, and good company.