|Podcast audio episode|
|First air date||14 September 2017|
|Special guest(s)||Chris Hardwick as Klaxxon|
On 8 September 2017, the Worlds of Tomorrow Facebook page was updated with a promotional graphic promoting "Radiorama". Chris Hardwick revealed that he was voicing the villain, Klaxxon. Hardwick revealed that he pitched the idea of doing an audio episode on the Nerdist podcast to Matt Groening and David X. Cohen in 2016. The episode came together due to TinyCo, the company that runs the freemium game based on Futurama, Worlds of Tomorrow. As a tie-in to the episode, Chris Hardwick's head in a jar appears in the Worlds of Tomorrow game.. On 9 September, 2017, USA Today released a one minute preview of the episode through Soundcloud.
- This is the first audio episode of Futurama.
Calculon: Once you've established a character, the audience won't stand for any recasting. No matter how excruciatingly incompetent the ACTOR!
Zoidberg: Ah, so you're getting the original writers back too?
Calculon: No, we fire them all the time. It saves money, and it's fun!
Notes and references
- ^ Worlds of Tomorrow Radiorama Facebook cover photo. (Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow Facebook page.) 09 August 2017. Retrieved on 10 September 2017.
- ^ ‘Futurama’ returns for a one-off, 42-minute podcast episode. (Engadget.) 08 September 2017. Retrieved on 10 September 2017.
- ^ Exclusive preview: 'Futurama' cast reunites for original podcast. (USA Today.) 09 September 2017. Retrieved on 10 September 2017.