Episode #73 – Spotlight: The Venture Bros.

Adult Swim has produced many cult-favorite animated shows, and high among them is The Venture Bros.  An action-comedy about a failed scientist, his two dim-witted boys, their bodyguard and the globe-trotting adventures they go on. What once started as a fun, spoof of Jonny Quest, has grown into a beloved animated series that really has left a unique print on the world of cartoons with it’s lush world building and hilarious pop-culture references. Today the panel Spotlights, a beloved favorite of theirs, The Venture Bros. “Go Team Venture!!!”


Zack Slater
Frank Melman (on Twitter)
Tommy Smithereens (on Twitter)
Clifton (on Twitter)

Produced by Zack Slater

Produced/Edited by Clifton (on Twitter)

Engineered by Mike BlueLion209

Music: Arpy – Dan Henig  
Support by RFM – NCM: https://bit.ly/2xGHypM

Episode Notes for The Venture Bros.

Art for the Season Two box set by the legendary Bill Sienkiewicz

Race Bannon from Jonny Quest guest-appearance on Venture

Action Jonny, a send-up of Johnny Quest

Dr. Z in Venture, originally from Johnny Quest

Brick Frog from Venture

Ghost Robot from Venture

O.S.I. (The G.I.Joe Gag)  

G.I.Joe: A Real American Hero Intro

Opening Sequence from Season 2 Premiere “Powerless in the Face of Death”

Sequence from Season 4 finale “Operation P.R.O.M.” featuring Pulp – “Like a Friend”

Hank is “The Bat”

Various Backgrounds from The Venture Bros.

Brock goes through the Windshield

Some other Productions by Titmouse Studios, who have produced Venture since 2011

Stills for Motor City produced by Titmouse, Animation Inc. & Walt Disney Television Animation

Stills for Star Wars Galaxy Adventures produced by Titmouse, Inc. and Disney Television Animation

Link for Go Team Venture: The Art and Making of the Venture Bros. Art Book from Dark Horse

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