Fans were treated to a premiere screening of ‘Red vs. Blue,’ the announcements of a video competition series, ‘Grudge Night,’ and the new series ‘Dead Little Roosters,’ a spiritual successor to ’11 Little Roosters.’
Kicking off HBO Max’s virtual RTX at Home, WarnerMedia’s media and entertainment company Rooster Teeth hosted “FIRST Night,” previewing an evening of exclusive reveals including; footage from Red vs Blue: Zero; an announcement of two new shows, Grudge Night and Dead Little Roosters; and the announced launch of Rooster Teeth this fall on Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and updated Xbox One and Apple TV apps.
The event was hosted by Rooster Teeth community managers, Jackie Izawa, and Chelsea Atkinson. Achievement Hunter’s cast members, Alfredo Diaz and Jeremy Dooley, made an appearance to announce Grudge Night, a video game competition series debuting October 7 exclusively for Rooster Teeth FIRST. Longtime Rooster Teeth writer and director, Josh Flanagan, appeared with Achievement Hunter cast member Fiona Nova to give a first look at Dead Little Roosters, a spiritual successor to the murder mystery series 11 Little Roosters. Showrunner Torrian Crawford was joined by producer Noel Wiggins to cap the evening off with a surprise world premiere screening of the first episode of Red vs. Blue: Zero, announcing the series’ premiere date of October 19.
Fans can look forward to experiencing all of Rooster Teeth’s gaming, animation and personality-driven content from the new living-room enabled apps coming this fall. These Roku, Amazon FireTV, and updated Xbox One and AppleTV apps will include new features including RTTV; the 24/7 linear feed of curated Rooster Teeth live streams; and re-broadcasts that are currently only available on Rooster Teeth TV and a “My Library” feature that allows users save a “Watch Later” list and playlists.
Watch a trailer for the apps here!
Additional announcements regarding the apps, including launch dates, will be revealed at a later date.
Here is a detailed roundup of announcements from RTX at Home FIRST Night:
Grudge Night premieres October 7 (exclusively for Rooster Teeth FIRST members)
- Good-natured competition has always thrived amongst the teams at Rooster Teeth, but in the background certain grudges have always simmered. In Grudge Night, these long-standing grudges are settled over video game matches, tournament style.
Check out the teaser trailer:
Dead Little Roosters is coming soon to Rooster Teeth
- A spiritual successor to 11 Little Roosters, the series features a new cast of characters and is led by showrunner Josh Flanagan (11 Little Roosters, Day 5). A night of merriment turns macabre when a group of Rooster Teeth talent find themselves trapped in a mansion with a murderer in this hilariously interactive whodunnit.
Take a sneak peek:
Red vs. Blue: Zero premieres October 19
- The show is written and directed by first-time showrunner Torrian Crawford (Death Battle). In the series a mysterious syndicate leader known only as Zero seeks an Ultimate Power, and a ragtag team of heroes and misfits called the Shatter Squad must work together to save the galaxy.
Take a look:
Source: Rooster Teeth