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The Venture Bros. Season 4 vol. 2 DVD
and The Venture Bros. Complete Season 4 Blu-Ray hit the shelves today!

(But you already knew that.)

And so...

Hello again. I've been promising Big News for a while, but have had to keep it under wraps. Mostly because contracts take a long time to work out (even when all parties agree to their contents) and the PR department* would prefer to be professional and make a proper to-do about the timing and presentation of said Big News.


It just occurred to me that Doc and I mouthed off about our big news all over the DVD commentaries, assuming when we recorded them in November/December that this would all be public knowledge by now. And since our fans seem to enjoy listening to the commentary tracks the day our DVDs come out--and then immediately discussing them on the internet (FIRST!)--this particular cat will soon be out of this particular bag anyway. So who better than this confessed cat person to deliver it safely?

Herewith the cat:

We've recently signed a new contract with adultswim to produce two more seasons of The Venture Bros.

Doc and I officially started writing last week. Though, in truth, we technically started writing season 5 last year when we accidentally brainstormed a handful of (we think) pretty hot new stories while we were writing the season 4 finale. Our goal is to have enough scripts to comfortably begin pre-production by June.

But wait...that's not all!

Our contract also includes a long-form (60-90 min.) Venture Bros. special. Don't ask me when we'll make it, what it's going to be about, or whether it'll be on TV or direct-to-DVD, because we don't have a clue yet. Nevertheless: good news!

Tell them what else they get, Jackson...

We've been secretly working on an 11 minute Venture Bros. special for the past couple of months. A sort of light-hearted, one-off little aperitif we're producing and animating entirely in-house at Titmouse Studios in NY and LA. It will premiere some time this summer.

I think that's enough for you to chew on for a while. More news later as it develops. Now go buy some DVDs or something...

We Love You,


*Apologies to the PR department for the whole cat thing. And also for incorrectly referring to you as the "Puerto Rican Department"** in several emails. I have since been informed that PR stands for "Public Relations."

**Apologies to Puerto Ricans, and Puerto Rico. Please disregard all those emails. They were intended for the Public Relations department at adultswim.

Total awesomesauce! Congratulations on being shown such faith (we always had faith in you, but we can't put you on TV!) and well done for making such a great series. :)

Keep on writing! Can't wait to see what comes next.


Also: Congratulations!

Also also: Yesssss.


We can't wait to see two more seasons! Thanks for working so hard!

Thank you guys so much. You are so awesome, and we love you back.


Well done! You win a cat icon. Looking forward to all the future Venture-tainment.

We love you too!

im glad i woke up today

This announcement justifies the existence of Tuesdays.

Get Mondo to do a Movie Poster

Get the guys over at Mondo to do a limited Movie Poster for the 90 min epic, and watch geek heads explode.

Great news! Congrats and thank yous to you both x 1,287!


Great news all around! Love the show, grats on two more season!

This really made my day. I'm glad Adult Swim made such a wonderful choice, commiting to you guys and your show.

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What?! Thank you, sir, for bringing this to my attention. We will immediately recall the DVDs, that we might re-color Dr. Venture's jumpsuit pink in all the season 4 episodes.

Just don't hack the seasons into two parts again.