Rick and Morty Season 8 has introduced that it is going to be releasing with Grownup Swim a while in 2025, and there is truly a sound motive behind the longer wait for brand new episodes! Rick and Morty Season 7 ended its run final Fall, and followers have been hoping to get an update on the following batch of episodes ever since. Rick and Morty has vastly improved the speed through which new episodes of the collection have launched because it went from ready a number of years in between seasons to a brand new season hitting Grownup Swim yearly since Rick and Morty Season 5.

Sadly, that streak goes to be damaged with the upcoming launch of Rick and Morty Season 8 because it has been reported that the brand new season will not be releasing till a while in 2025. This can make a two 12 months watch for the following batch of episodes, and whereas that could be a bummer to some, on the very least it isn’t going to be as big of a spot because it was. However as for why the brand new season will not be premiering till subsequent 12 months, The Hollywood Reporter has famous that it is as a result of a delay from the WGA strike final 12 months.

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Why Rick and Morty Season 8 Was Delayed

As THR experiences, the rationale that Rick and Morty Season 8 can be premiering in 2025 is as a result of the WGA strike final 12 months (which went on for 5 months) has delayed the manufacturing of the episodes. So meaning the brand new season will not be hitting till subsequent 12 months, and could have loads of time the remainder of this 12 months to flesh all of it out. As for when it’d hit subsequent 12 months, there’s a likelihood that we can’t have to attend till a late Fall launch like the previous few years if manufacturing continues to maneuver easily. We would find yourself with a Summer season launch for the brand new season.

This 2025 launch window additionally means there’s loads of time to meet up with the primary seven seasons of Rick and Morty that at the moment are obtainable to stream with Max and Hulu. Rick and Morty: The Anime can also be scheduled to launch with Grownup Swim this 12 months, so there’s nonetheless new Rick and Morty materials that followers will get to get pleasure from in 2024.

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