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Animaniacs: Season 1 (2020)




Critic Consensus: Charming and chaotic, if slightly too caustic, Animaniacs is a delightful revitalization of a beloved series that's fun enough to make up for any early fumbles.


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They're back! Warner brothers, Yakko and Wakko, and the Warner sister Dot, have a great time wreaking havoc and mayhem in the lives of everyone they meet. After returning to their beloved home, the Warner Bros. water tower, the Animaniacs waste no time in causing chaos and comic confusion as they run loose through the studio, turning the world into their personal playground. Joining Yakko, Wakko and Dot, fan-favorite characters Pinky and the Brain will also return to continue their quest for world domination.


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All Critics (37) | Top Critics (6)

Animaniacs 2.0 feels bogged down by its overwhelming need to speak to our Trumpian era, and Yakko, Wakko, and Dot now face the familiar conundrum of how to parody a culture that has become a parody of itself after.

November 23, 2020 | Full Review…
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Animaniacs doesn't reinvent the formula of the old episodes, nor does it follow them verbatim. Instead, this is an update that feels as if the show had just taken a scheduled 22-years-long break and are now picking up where they left.

November 20, 2020 | Full Review…

In the world of Animaniacs the best jokes often come in the deep cuts, like one about, of all things, the Oldboy remake.

November 19, 2020 | Full Review…

Animaniacs follows the vibe that we (Millennials, Gen X'ers) created while appealing to their targeted audience with the energy they deserve.

May 25, 2021 | Full Review…

Perfectly captures the irreverent spirit of the original series, including biting wit and innovative animation.

June 25, 2021 | Rating: 9 | Full Review…

It feels like they truly brought your old friends out of hiding and it will have any 90s kid smiling the entire time.

February 24, 2021 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

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