NEW YORK, July 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Matt Groening, creator of the EmmyÂ®-Award-winning series Futurama, today announced the launch of the Futurama Head-In-A-Jar Creator App during the show’s panel at Comic-Con. The free App – developed in a collaboration between Comedy Central, the producers of Futurama and Rough Draft Studios – allows fans to design their own Head-In-A-Jar, a popular recurring feature of the show. The Futurama App was released simultaneously with Groening’s announcement and is now available for download on iPhone and iPod Touch.
“The ‘Head-In-A-Jar’ App is an interactive playground for fans,” said Michele Ganeless, president, Comedy Central. “The new App truly celebrates the show and gives fans a great place to enter and experience the world of ‘Futurama.'”
“In the future, we’ll all be heads in jars,” said Groening. “But right now we can live this utopian fantasy in cartoon form.”