The Simpson’s creator, Matt Groening, that predicted the future multiple times via the popular animation including the Trump presidency, has been hard at work bringing a new adult cartoon series to life. The new Netflix show called Disenchantment, which plays off in a medieval past, is set to premiere on the popular streaming site on the 17th of August.
Disenchantment’s first season will comprise of 10 episodes and will feature many familiar voices that fans of The Simpsons and Futurama are sure to recognize including Billy West, David Herman, Matt Berry, Jerry Baten, John DiMaggio and Maurice LaMarche to name a few. The trailer opens with the lines: “You’ve seen the future in Futurama, you’ve seen the present in Springfield, so what’s the obvious 3rd move? The past of course. Welcome to Dreamland.”
Watch the teaser trailer above that Netflix released just yesterday and decide for yourself whether Disenchantment is worth a watch. As for us, we are quite excited to see what Matt Groening has up his sleeve in this new medieval fantasy kingdom.