As has beenrumored all week, The HollywoodReporter announced that Fox TV has called an end to the weekly patrols ofeveryone's favorite blue bug of justice The Tick.
The network hasopted not to pick up an additional episodes of the hilarious show beyond theinitial eight. Six episodes have aired two date. The final two will air onJanuary 17th and January 24th in the show's brutal 8:30 p.m. timeslot.
Although theshow enjoyed praise from TV critics and had the approval of the fans, TheTick faced tough Thursday competition against NBC's "must-see"comedy block and CBS' Survivor: Africa. Sadly, the deserving shownever found a significant prime-time audience.
Fox has releasednew publicity stills for the remaining episodes.
"The TickVs. Justice" airs on January 17th, while "Arthur Interrupted"serves as the final installment.