Like a sovietrobot assassin trying to carry out it's diabolical programming after a 25 yearslumber, the official website for The Tickis broadcasting instructions to fans urging them to tune into the bigblue show tonight for a new episode.
However, a quickglance at Fox's schedule reveals that a new Tick is not to be hadthis week or next. Fox has scheduled the movie Mrs. Doubtfire inplace of tonight's episode. Next Thursday fans will be accosted with at FamilyGuy marathon running from 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Hopefully thenew episode of The Tick will air the week after that. If so, thewebsite provides this description of the episode:
"When Batmanuel backs into the car of villain Destroyo, he, The Tick andArthur discover a treasure-trove of weapons in his trunk. The three go to courtto testify against Destroyo, and The Tick winds up in jail in contempt of court.Meanwhile, Captain Liberty is asked to guard the villain while he is in custody,and he ends up chipping away at her confidence a la 'Hannibal Lecter'to Clarice in Silence of the Lambs."