Are you still mourning the loss of Futurama since its demise from cable in 2014? Thanks to TinyCo, who brought you Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff, and the animators of the retired television series, you’ll soon be able to get your Futurama fix on the iPhone and iPad. Matt Groenig, the creator of Futurama and The Simpsons, gives the game high praise.
The game that will feed your Futurama fix
I love this game because it feels just like Futurama. Except now you get to jab the characters in the face.- Matt Groenig
The upcoming iOS and Android game, Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow, is being developed by TinyCo and Fox Interactive, featuring original content from Groenig, executive producer David X. Cohen, and much of the team behind the beloved TV series. The original animators, Rough Draft Studios, are also involved in the project. Groenig said, after working on the game and playing it,
Cohen also had high praise for the work put into Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow.
Futurama is back, bigger and better than ever! Or possibly smaller and equally good. But either way, it’s back! We’ve got completely new stories from the original writers, cast, and animators. This is the real Futurama deal.- David X. Cohen
An award-winning partnership
That’s all of the information that we’ve been given about the game itself, but knowing the strong teamwork that went into Fox Interactive and TinyCo’s partnership on Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff, the upcoming Futurama game is sure to please. Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff has attracted tens of millions of players and has won multiple awards.
Several ways to tune in for more information
We’ll definitely bring you more details about Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow as they are revealed, but you can also sign up to be notified of updates. You can follow the game’s Facebook page or Twitter feed, or sign up at the title’s web page to be notified when it’s released.
In the meantime, check out what we’ve had to say about Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff and its Apple Watch companion.