Primal(TV show/series, 2019-)

| 23min per episode | Genres: Action & Adventure, Animation, Drama

Mini series in 1 season with 10 episodes

PrimalRating: 4.4/5 (with 338 votes)
Primal is an American adult animated action adventure television series created and directed by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network's late night programming block Adult Swim. Primal draws in elements of fantasy, horror, action, and adventure. The first episode premiered on Adult Swim on October 8, 2019. The first season of Primal consists of 10 episodes, the first half airing daily on the week it premiered. The second half of the season aired on October 4, 2020. A film retelling of the first four episodes, Primal: Tales of Savagery, screened at the London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills on November 21, 2019. This version was submitted in the Best Animated Feature category for the 92nd Academy Awards, but it was not nominated. Critics have praised the series, in particular the animation, the pacing and editing, and the storytelling. The show has won three Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation Juried Awards from the Emmy for Storyboard Artist (Genndy Tartakovsky), Art Director (Scott Wills) and Character Designer (Stephen DeStefano). A second season is speculated to premiere in... ()
Poster of Primal

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About Primal

A caveman forms a bond with a dinosaur as they struggle to survive in a hostile world.

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Trailer for Primal + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Genndy Tartakovsky's Primal Trailer | Coming This Fall | adult swim(Teaser, 0:39)

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Primal Seasons and Episodes

10/08/2019Season 1 - 10 episodes
#1 | 10/08/2019Spear and Fang
4.3/5 (with 4 votes)
Tragedy forces a caveman and a dinosaur to rely upon each other for their survival.
#2 | 10/09/2019River of Snakes
3.9/5 (with 4 votes)
Man and beast are challenged to find a way to exist together.
#3 | 10/10/2019A Cold Death
4.2/5 (with 3 votes)
In the harshness of the primordial winter, a herd of woolly mammoths hunt for the murderers of one of their own.
#4 | 10/11/2019Terror Under the Blood Moon
4.2/5 (with 3 votes)
The horrors of the red night challenge Spear and Fang for their very survival.
#5 | 10/12/2019Rage of the Ape-Men
4.8/5 (with 3 votes)
An oasis of peace only leads to a brutal attack from a vicious tribe of apelike men.
#6 | 10/04/2020Scent of Prey
4.5/5 (with 3 votes)
Spear struggles to nurse Fang back to health and escape the scavengers of the primordial world.
#7 | 10/11/2020Plague of Madness
4.2/5 (with 3 votes)
A sick and unstoppable sauropod has set an eye for two new preys
#8 | 10/18/2020Coven of the Damned
4.7/5 (with 3 votes)
A tribe of mysterious, primitive women seek to further their coven by using dark magic on Spear and Fang.
#9 | 10/25/2020The Night Feeder
4.5/5 (with 3 votes)
Spear and Fang are followed in the night by an unseen horror.
#10 | 11/01/2020Slave of the Scorpion
4.7/5 (with 3 votes)
Spear and Fang are confronted by a more developed human than they've ever encountered before.
01/07/2020Specials - 2 episodes

Additional Information

Official websites:
Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 17 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Georgian (KA), Korean (KO), Norwegian (NO), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Returning series
First episode released on: 10/08/2019
Latest episode released on: 11/01/2020
Producer: Mike Lazzo
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Genndy Tartakovsky's Primal"
"Primal: Tales of Savagery"

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:32699, Added: 05/18/2019, Last updated: 09/15/2021