Toonami Anime Block Returns to Adult Swim on May 26 [UPDATED]

Everyone's nostalgic dreams finally come true

If you were around for Adult Swim's grand, unforgettable April Fools' night on Cartoon Network, during which they ran a classic block of Toonami anime, then this shouldn't be too big of a surprise: Toonami is officially coming back. Adult Swim has made the big announcement, setting the block's return for May 26.

 

 

As unsurprising as it may be, the outpouring of fans who want their good ol' anime block back over the past month-plus has been pretty overwhelming and awesome, especially on Twitter. According to a TV Guide listing via an update on ANN, this is the lineup for the night.

 

UPDATE: As many have pointed out, Adult Swim has not actually listed all of the below shows themselves for that night. We likely won't find out what treasures await until we tune in, so look forward to it.

 

12:00 a.m. - Bleach

12:30 a.m. - Fullmetal Alchemist

1:00 a.m. - Durarara!!

1:30 a.m. - Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

2:00 a.m. - FLCL

2:30 a.m. - Cowboy Bebop

3:00 a.m. - Bleach

3:30 a.m. - Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG

4:00 a.m. - Bleach

4:30 a.m. - Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

5:00 a.m. - Durarara!!

5:30 a.m. - Cowboy Bebop


 

What shows would you like to see as part of the lineup?

 

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Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. His blog can be found at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter at @Moldilox.

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