Spirit of the Stoodio: Lindsey Gilbert

Ah, yet another worthy buddy has claimed the Spirit of the Stoodio award. Several of her peers nominated her, pointing out that she is a puppet master who loves Buffy, Star Wars, and kittens — so of...

5 years of Stoopid Buddy Stoodios

This month, Stoopid Buddy Stoodios turns 5 years old! To celebrate, we’d like to look back at all the cool cats that we’ve held hands with over the past 5 years who have put their special...

Blark and Son

The Blark and Son trailer is here! A video posted by Blark and Son (@blarkandson) on Jan 3, 2017 at 2:32pm PST

Spirit of the Stoodio Award - Joe Cool

You have a lot to live up to when you share a name with Snoopy’s suave and mysterious alter-ego, but our Buddy, Joe Cool, did just that and more. As one of the flagship Production...

The Madden 16

“In 2015 a team of rag-tag celebrities and athletes came together on mission to help humanity win at everything.” Sounds like a good premise, right? Stoopid Buddy Stoodios is proud to...

Toy Soldiers: War Chest

Here’s another spectacular stop-motion animated project from your Buddies entitled, Toy Soldiers: War Chest! In collaboration with Ubisoft and Vibe Creative, this action-packed hybrid game...

Robot Chicken Emmy Nominations!

CONGRATULATIONS to our entire hardworking crew on two Emmy Award nominations! The Robot Chicken Season 7 episode entitled “Chipotle Miserables” had been nominated for Outstanding...

The Slamtastic 4 Unite!

The Grand Slams are BACK! After a freak microwaving accident, the Slams obtain slightly incredible super powers and become the Slamtastic 4. Tune in to see if our delicious heroes can work...

KRE-O Transformers — ArcadeNothing gets Grimlock all riled up and his oil boiling like that impossible, unbeatable level in a videogame. Posted by TRANSFORMERS on Monday, June 15, 2015

Spirit of the Stoodio Award - Paul G!

There he is – Paul G. He’s this month’s winner of the Spirit of the Stoodio Award, and we couldn’t be more excited to have him on board as a Buddy! As a seasoned camera...

Ford Italia Vines!

Presenting a cool new project we did for Ford Italy! Check out these clever stop-motion animated Vines, each a play-on-words brought to life by every day objects. More to come shortly– follow...

The Lego Movie End Credits - Business Insider

Here’s another great article from Business Insider, taking a look behind the making of the Lego Movie End Credits! This super cool Stop-Motion sequence took two months to create, and of course,...

Business Insider Takes a Look Inside the Stoodio!

Want to learn about how one of the most popular late-night animated TV shows is made? Check out this article from Business Insider’s interview with our Buddies Matt, Seth, Harv, and...

Stoodio Culture Reel!

  We post a lot of videos of the animations we make, but here’s a look at what happens behind the scenes at our Stoodio!  

Robot Chicken Official Selection in Annecy Film Festival

We are pleased to announce that Robot Chicken Season 7, Episode 20,  has been chosen as an Official Selection in the 2015 Annecy International Film Festival!!! You may remember this episode as...

Behind the Scenes - Frooti Spot

Take a look behind the scenes of our latest Buddy Spot for Frooti! This teeny tiny commercial took a LOT of hard work! We had a great time working with 1stAveMachine, Sagmeister &...

New Grand Slams Episode - Iced Coffee

Bold Coffee is BOLD. So bold in fact, that the rest of the Grand Slams think it’s about time he CHILLS OUT. Check out the latest episode, and stay tuned at thegrandslams.com for more great...

Spirit of the Stoodio - Nikki Rice!

What can we say about our Buddy, Nikki Rice? Well, she’s an incredibly talented Puppet Fabricator, Designer, Head of our Safety Department, and an Instructor in the Character Fabrication course...

NEW League of Buddies Tee!

  Want to look and feel as cool as our Buddy, Todd, in this new and exclusive Official League of Buddies T-Shirt?? Keep an eye out for our new Buddy Shop, coming soon to an internet near you!

Behind the Scenes - Goldfish in the Car

Can’t get enough of those cute little Goldfish? Check out the making of Goldfish in the Car, and see how this delicious stop-motion magic was made! And be sure to check out the...

PIXELvienna 9

This November, our Buddy Eric Towner was invited to speak at the PIXELvienna Conference in– you guessed it– Vienna Austria! PIXELvienna is the Annual Austrian Computer Graphics and...

Happy Thanksgiving From Your Buddies!

Cheers to all our Buddies who helped make this year’s Thanksgiving Potluck another wonderful success! We couldn’t be more grateful for our fantastic crew, and all of the exciting...

The Stuff-Off 2014

Every year the Stoodio hosts a Thanksgiving Potluck. The entire crew brings food, gives thanks, and makes memories together while stuffing their faces. And also, there is a tasting contest for whoever...

Robot Chicken Christmas Specials, On the Way!

  Looking for the perfect holiday gift for that special Robot Chicken fan in your life? We’ve got you covered! Pick up your copy on November 18th!

Flashback Friday

Flashback to 2008 #fbf #youngbudz

Happy Halloween from Spookycat!

    Happy Halloween!  

FOUND: Red Vine Candy

ATTENTION: Red Vine candy found on kitchen floor. If you or someone you know lost a Red Vine in the last 24 hours, please contact the front desk immediately.

Meet a Buddy: actually, BuddIES - The Stoopid Interns!

We tend to get some AWESOME interns here at the Stoodio, and the Fall ones are no exception. Meet Taylor, Dylan, and John! Always wondered what it’s like being an intern at Stoopid Buddy?...

Breakfast Clubbin'

Check out the latest episode of Denny’s Grand Slams! More episodes to come at thegrandslams.com!

Buddy Goes to MIPCOM!

The Buddies are going international! Read about it HERE!  

Get Ready for the Buddies, New York Comic-Con!

We know. You guys over there on the East Coast are dying to know what those crazy cowboys Buddies on the West Coast are doing with all their sunshine animation all day long… Well it’s...

Gravity Falls Gets Stoopid

We are VERY excited to announce our collaboration with “Gravity Falls,” Alex Hirsch, and all the terrific folks over at Disney, on the upcoming episode, “Little Gift Shop of...

LA Business Journal Feature

Denny's Grand Slams

Introducing: The Grand Slams. Brought to you by Denny’s and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios, in collaboration with Radical Media, get ready for the ultimate breakfast experience. Starring a delicious...

The Buddies Do Long Beach Comic-Con!

Have you ever wanted to meet some of your favorite Robot Chicken staff, but just didn’t know how? Well now’s your chance! Be sure to check out the Long Beach Comic-Con this weekend, September 27th...

Return of the Robbie Benefit

Please support veteran ILM effects artist Robbie Edwards in a time of need by bidding on some amazing items donated by scores of industry professionals. Robbie suffered a debilitating stroke in...

Tom Root's Favorite Color

Have you ever wondered what Robot Chicken Head Writer Tom Root's favorite color is?

Pocket Avatars After Hours, Starring Gumby

We are thrilled to present our recent collaboration with our good friends, Gumby and Pokey. Thanks to the Clokey Family, we were able to (literally) get our hands on the world’s most beloved...

Video Blog: Mean Budz

Everyone knows the Puppet Department at the Stoodio can make some pretty sweet puppets, but did you know they can act too?? Check out this trailer for Mean Budz, probably never coming soon to a...

Stoopid Buddy/Nerd Machine T Shirts Available!

  Nerd Machine and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios have combined forces to make… this AWESOME T SHIRT!! Grab one for yourself today and, you too, can be a nerd. CLICK HERE!

Meet a Buddy: Becky Van Cleve!

Q: What do you at Stoopid Buddy Stoodios? A: I am the Costume Designer for Stoopid Buddy Stoodios!  I’m also the giver of Sweets.  The Costume Shoppe is Candy Shoppe themed!  Of all the...

Become a Stoopid Buddy Stoodios Intern!

It’s that time again! We are now accepting applications for internships for the Fall 2014 semester! Are you looking for the perfect internship for your college credit?  Are you hard-working,...

#puppetmouth

A new craze is sweeping the nation (of Stoopid Buddy Stoodios)…   #PUPPETMOUTH

Buddy Culture: Kicking Off Our 2nd Annual Thanksgiving Pot...

“Thou shalt be a good Buddy” is one of the pillars within our Buddy Code and there’s no better way to exemplify this than for everyone to collectively put their generous efforts into...

Stoopid Buddy Takes On Reddit AMA

Your buddies Matthew Senreich, John Harvatine IV and Eric Towner participated in a Reddit AMA and it resulted in a pretty great turn out!  Sad you missed it?  That’s okay – you can read...