Metalocalypse is gearing as much as return later this Summer season with a brand new function movie coming to dwelling video, and the proposed panel at San Diego Comedian-Con 2023 for Metalocalypse: Military of the Doomstar has been cancelled amidst the continuing SAG-AFTRA strike. Metalocalypse‘s unique run got here to an finish a while in the past, however followers had been shocked a couple of years in the past when it was introduced that Grownup Swim and Warner Bros. Discovery House Leisure had been going to convey the franchise again for a brand new film undertaking set after the occasions of the unique collection. With its scheduled launch on cabinets this Summer season, the franchise was poised for a showcase throughout San Diego Comedian-Con 2023.

A panel for Metalocalype: Military of the Doomstar was one among Grownup Swim’s scheduled panels for San Diego Comedian-Con 2023, however collection co-creator (and voice behind lots of the characters) Brendon Small introduced on Twitter that he wouldn’t be attending the conference amidst the SAG-AFTRA strike, “SAG/AFTRA strike guidelines prohibit promotion at SDCC due to this fact in solidarity with the unions I can’t be attending the con and apologize for the inconvenience.” Based on the schedule for the SDCC occasion general, the deliberate Metalocalypse panel has been totally canceled.

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Metalocalypse: Military of the Doomstar SDCC 2023 Panel Cancelled

The deliberate panel for Metalocalypse: Military of the Doomstar would have featured Small alongside different cast and crew members previewing clips of the upcoming film in anticipated of its launch on digital and Blu-ray on August twenty second. However amidst the SAG-AFTRA strike, this panel has now been cancelled and is likely one of the many deliberate panels for the occasion that has been cancelled because the strike had begun beforehand.

Metalocalpyse: Military of the Doomstar releases on digital and Blu-ray on August twenty second. Brendon Small returns to jot down and direct the film produced by Titmouse, Grownup Swim, and Warner Bros. Discovery House Leisure. Teased to choose up after Metalocalypse: The Doomstar Requiem – A Klok Opera, the synopsis reads as such, “The all-new animated film begins after the heroic rescue of Toki Wartooth; DETHKLOK frontman Nathan Explosion finds himself traumatized in a BRUTAL skilled and romantic flat-spin, all whereas he’s tasked with fulfilling the prophecy and confronting the final word songwriting problem to avoid wasting the planet. Can Nathan Explosion look past his brutally broken ego to avoid wasting his band, cease the Metalocalypse, and at last face the final word evil: Salacia?”