Jump to navigation. Adult Swim dabbles in the video game industry regularly, and its track record makes it difficult for gamers to determine if these new games will sink or swim. In the show, absurd monsters and extraterrestrial beings with little power often visit the Aqua Teens, all of whom resemble the contents of a Happy Meal—Master Shake, Frylock, and Meatwad. Whether Adult Swim intended irony or not, the game disappoints fans of these comical characters. You could lose an arm in your attempts to retrieve the tasty treat.
Adult Swim stylized as [adult swim] is the adult-oriented nighttime television network and brand of the American children's basic cable network Cartoon Network. Currently broadcasting nightly from 8 p. Debuting in , Adult Swim serves as the nighttime identity of Cartoon Network, and was established as alternative programming during the late night hours when Cartoon Network's primary target audience, children between the ages of 6 and 11, would normally be sleeping. In , the network was granted its own Nielsen ratings report from Cartoon Network due to targeting a separate demographic. The network features stylistically varied animated and live-action shows; including original programming, syndicated series, anime , original video animation , and short films with generally minimal or no editing for content. The network has frequently aired adult animation features, mockumentaries , sketch comedy , and pilots.
As part of their strategy to develop their brand and increase user base, Adult Swim has commissioned a number of games unrelated to existing TV programming to release over time and create buzz. A key part of the commission is that the games need to reinforce the irreverent and entertaining brand values of the channel as well as position Adult Swim as a quality online gaming provider. We worked with incredibly talented Robin Davey to develop the other-worldly and God-like look and feel of the game, ensuring that it looks as good as it plays, with an attention to detail that rewards repeat players. You have to be quick, get the angles right and avoid obstacles in order to keep your people alive and praying. Foes come in a variety of shapes and sizes, from boulder-catapulting heathens to blimp bombers and grizzly giants, all of whom have the sole intention of destroying your people and wreaking havoc. You can generate new believers to worship you and create Mana for power, summon footsoldiers to battle the oncoming foes, and even control the weather to create protective clouds and target evil with bolts of lightning. The game has multiple levels, each with increasing complexity, and ever more gruelling challenges. The game was developed to be easily portable to other devices to ensure an ongoing release strategy across other popular platforms.
Robot Unicorn Attack is an online " endless running " video game featured on the Adult Swim and Flashline Games website. The game was produced by American studio Spiritonin Media Games and was released in February 4, The game's soundtrack is the song " Always ," by the British band Erasure , in its " mix" version. With one million plays within the first week of its release,  Robot Unicorn Attack is one of the most popular and most played games featured on Adult Swim. As a result of its popularity, Adult Swim has made official merchandise for the game, and has released it on the App Store and Google Play. Robot Unicorn Attack is a sidescrolling platform game in which the user controls the movement of a robotic unicorn in a manner similar to Canabalt , a game released in Points are earned with play time, by collecting pixies , and by destroying crystal stars by dashing through them.