While the reigning champions of this year's April Fools is easily Metal Archives turning all band photos into cat photos, we do give Adult Swim credit for creating an entire campaign for a fictional spin-off channel, Adult Swim Junior.
The goof is that a bunch of classic Adult Swim shows were reimagined as kid shows, including the very brutal metal opus, Metaloclypse, which is turned into Metalocalypse Babies.
This first tease of this fictional series was in the main announcement Adult Swim made yesterday.
They even created a mini-trailer for the show:
Some longtime Metalocalypse fans didn't really find it amusing, seeing as though the network dashed all hopes at a final season or closure. Here are some examples.
Still waiting for that finale……. but hey… we got this….— Adam Soltys (@ASoltysArt) April 1, 2021