RTX Animation Festival, Rooster Teeth’s celebration of the best of internet animation, announced its second wave of special guests and panelists today including Olan Rogers (Final Space), actor Blake Anderson (Workaholics, Tigtone), Disney Television Animation’s Amphibia, Powerhouse Animation and more. The RTX Animation Festival will take place July 5-7 at the Fairmont Austin. The new announcement comes on the heels of the initial reveal just last month; check out the first wave of attendees here!
Final Space is an original space action comedy series created by comedian, actor, writer and entrepreneur Olan Rogers that launched in 2018 on TBS. Fans will get an exclusive sneak peek at Season 2 of Final Space in this panel and hear directly from Rogers on the creation of the series.
Blake Anderson is an executive producer, co-writer and voice actor for Adult Swim’s Tigtone and will appear on a panel for the series alongside co-creators Andrew Koehler and Benjamin Martian. Tigtone is an American adult animated television series that premiered on Adult Swim on January 13, 2019. Anderson will also host an autograph signing and participate in a live gaming segment on RTX’s center stage alongside Rooster Teeth gaming talent from Achievement Hunter.
Amphibia is an upcoming animated television series produced by Disney Television Animation for Disney Channel. The series was created by Matt Braly, storyboard artist for Gravity Falls, and is set for a summer 2019 release. Attendees will catch exclusive looks at the show and hear behind-the-scenes stories from Braly and writer Jack Ferraiolo.
Powerhouse Animation Studios, the Austin-based studio behind Netflix series Castlevania, the upcoming animated series Seis Manos, and the recently announced Greek mythology series, Gods & Heroes, will be hosting a panel.
The complete second wave of panelists for RTX Animation Festival 2019 are:
- Olan Rogers / Final Space
- Amphibia (Disney Television Animation)
- Blake Anderson / Tigtone
- Powerhouse Animation
- Hedgehog for Hire (Lowbrow Studios)
- Studio Yotta
- Yo Mama (Animeme Studios)
- Neebs Gaming