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News updates, press releases, exclusive announcements about the series and the creators straight from the studios at South Park.

FAQs for 03/31/2006

FAQs
What song is Cartman singing when he wins the sexual harassment suit?
Was there an episode where a snowman came to life?
Are the DVDs edited like the syndicated episodes are?
In the NAMBLA episode, what song was playing when people were running between rooms?
Have you guys ripped on George W. Bush?

These and other questions, complete with answers! Click here!

Episode 1001 Video

Episode 1001 Video
We've got nearly five minutes of video from last week's episode, "The Return of Chef." Enjoy such classic moments as Chef's return, chopped dialogue in the cafeteria, and the rise of the new Chef. Also comes with a side of Spontaneous Booty, 18 and over only please. Click here.

Episode 1002 Video

Episode 1002 Video
Take a virtual trip to San Francisco -- We've got some video clips from this past week's episode of South Park, "Smug Alert!" Click here to view or download.

Episode 1003 Announcement

This Week on South Park: Cartoon Wars
Cartman and Kyle are at war over the popular cartoon, "Family Guy."

Episode 1003 Press Release

From the Comedy Central Press Release:
Why does Cartman hate "Family Guy" so much? It's all-new episode of "South Park" premiering Wednesday, April 5 at 10:00 P.M. on Comedy Central


Kyle loves "Family Guy" and hates Cartman. The two boys embark upon a mad chase across the country and the fate of "Family Guy" lies with the first boy to reach Hollywood in all new episode of "South Park" titled "Cartoon Wars," premiering Wednesday, April 5 at 10:00 p.m. on Comedy Central.

This Week on South Park (04/05/2006)

This Week on South Park: Cartoon Wars (1003)
Airs Wednesday at 10:00 P.M. and midnight, Thursday at 10:00 P.M. and midnight, Friday at 11:30 P.M., and Sunday at 2:30 A.M. and 11:00 P.M.

Also this Week:
Monday 9:30 P.M. - Bebe's Boobs Destroy Society (610)
Tuesday 9:30 P.M. - Volcano (103)
Wednesday 9:30 P.M. - Clubhouses (212)
Thursday 9:30 P.M. - The Mexican Staring Frog of Southern Sri Lanka (0206)

All times ET/PT
For syndicated times, click here.

"Smug Alert" now on iTunes

"Smug Alert!" now on iTunes
Smug Alert is now available for purchase on iTunes. The individual
episode is available for $1.99 or you can purchase a season pass for $11.99 and get "The Return of Chef" and "Smug Alert" right now, "Cartoon Wars" next week, plus the next four episodes as soon they're available! If you have iTunes, click here.

If you don't have iTunes, get a free copy here by clicking here.
Available for Windows and Mac; iPod not required.

Episode 1002 Images from the Beginning

Episode 1002 Images
We've got several images from the beginning of last week's episode, "Smug Alert!" Click here to view or download and you can help save the world. Thaaaaannkks!

New Entry in the Production Blog (04/05/2009)

New Entry in the Production Blog
Who's currently winning in the South Park 2006 Weight Loss Challenge? And who has the mid-run blues? Find out this week in the South Park Production Blog. Click here.

Imagery from the Heart of San Francisco

Imagery from the Heart of San Francisco
Cartman has recently returned from his secret mission to San Francisco. What horrific things have transpired there? Click here to see images from his visit to the heart of San Francisco.

All all-new episode airs tonight!

System Downtime This Morning (04/06/2006)

System Downtime This Morning
Portions of this website, such as the BBS, will be unavailable this morning (Thursday, April 6). Much of the rest of the website, such as games and downloads, should continue to be available here.

South Park Honored with Prestigious Peabody Award

From the Comedy Central Press Release:
Comedy Central's Long-Time Animated Hit "South Park" honored with Prestigious Peabody Award


Irreverent Series Cited For Excellence In "Politically Incorrect Satire"

"South Park," Comedy Central's unique animated series, has been honored with a prestigious George Foster Peabody Award in the 65th Annual Peabody Awards competition, it was announced today. "South Park," the irreverent animated hit that broke the mold on adult cartoons, burst on the scene in 1997 and immediately became Comedy Central's highest rated show where it remains today, nearly ten years later.
In announcing the winning programs, the Peabody committee cited "South Park" as "Comedy Central's notoriously rude, undeniably fearless lampoon of all that is self-important and hypocritical in American life, regardless of race, creed, color or celebrity status."

FAQs for 04/07/2006

FAQs
Will all the South Park episodes be on iTunes?
Is there a Cripple Fight game on this website?
Where can I find South Park custom checks?
Was there really an episode where Chef left?

These FAQs and more. Click here.

Episode 1004 Announcement

This Week on South Park: Cartoon Wars Part II
After leaving Kyle injured on the side of the road, Cartman races to the headquarters of "Family Guy" determined to put an end to the show once and for all.

"Cartoon Wars, Part I" now on iTunes

"Cartoon Wars, Part I" now on iTunes
"Cartoon Wars, Part I" is now available for purchase on iTunes. The individual episode is available for $1.99 or you can purchase a season pass for $11.99 and get "The Return of Chef", "Smug Alert", and "Cartoon Wars, Part I" right now, "Cartoon Wars, Part II" next week and the following three episodes as soon they're available! If you have iTunes, click here.

If you don't have iTunes, get a free copy here by clicking here.
Available for Windows and Mac. iPod NOT required.

Episode 1004 Preview

Episode 1004 Preview Video
Yes, we have the preview for this week's episode!
(This is the same preview aired at the end of last week.)
View Download 2.1MB


If you missed "Cartoon Wars, Part I," don't worry! It will be aired immediately before the new episode, Wednesday at 9:30 P.M. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

Production Blog Entry for April 12th, 2006

New Entry in the Production Blog
This week in the South Park Production Blog: "Ode to High school Yearbooks..." Also, get a hint about what might be in the works for an upcoming episode... Click here!

FAQs for 04/13/2006

FAQs
Bloody Mary wasn't shown in Australia. Did you guys not send it?
Is Casa Bonita a real restaurant?
Can I send you guys fan art?
Where was Kenny in the episode "Smug Alert!?"
Is it true that South Park will end in 200089 with aliens nuking the Earth?

Find the answers -- Click here!

FAQs for 04/15/2006

FAQs
Latest FAQs:
* When does season 8 come out on DVD?
* Why has the show grown graphically more complicated over the years?
* Why episode 201? Why not just 21?
* Who did the voice of Darth Chef?

Get the answers. Click here!

South Park among top videos in iTunes

South Park among top videos in iTunes
We're happy to report that South Park episodes 1001 ("The Return of Chef") and 1003 ("Cartoon Wars, Part I") have consistently been among the top 5 videos in iTunes recently. Episode 1002 ("Smug Alert") is in the top 10.

Episode 1005 Press Release

From the Comedy Central Press Release:
Towelie's Memoirs are chosen for Oprah's Book Club in an all-new episode of South Park premiering Wednesday, April 19 at 10:00 P.M. on Comedy Central


Towelie's book is the next big pick in Oprah's Book Club in an all-new episode of "South Park" titled "A Million Little Fibers" premiering Wednesday, April 19 at 10 p.m. on Comedy Central.

Towelie gets over his drug addiction and writes a moving book about his experiences. Thanks to Oprah's support, the book becomes a best seller and his story inspires millions to turn their lives around. However, when he's caught in a lie by the grand dame of daytime television, Towelie's old habits start to look mighty appealing.

"Cartoon Wars, Part II" now on iTunes

"Cartoon Wars, Part II" now on iTunes
"Cartoon Wars, Part II" is now available for purchase on iTunes. The individual episode is available for $1.99 or you can purchase a season pass for $11.99 and get "The Return of Chef", "Smug Alert", and both parts of "Cartoon Wars" right now, plus "A Million Little Fibers" next week and the following two episodes as soon they're available! If you have iTunes, click here.

If you don't have iTunes, get a free copy here by clicking here.
Available for Windows and Mac. iPod NOT required.

Episode 1004 Censored Scene

Episode 1004 Censored Scene
Many of you have been asking been asking about the "censored" scene at the end of last week's episode, "Cartoon Wars, Part II." It was required by Comedy Central, but the edit was done by the studio.

For more information, click here or click here.

Episode 1004 Images

Episode 1004 Images
Cartman has discovered the secret behind the Family Guy writers! What is it? Find out by clicking here and viewing (or downloading) images from last week's episode, "Cartoon Wars, Part II."

Seth MacFarlane talks about "Cartoon Wars"

Seth MacFarlane talks about "Cartoon Wars"
At a recent appearance, Seth MacFarlane, creator of Fox's Family Guy, commented on the recent South Park episodes. To see what he had to say, click here. Thanks to Prof. Destructo for the link.

"Cartoon Wars, Part II" Fight Images

Episode 1004 Fight Images
Some new images are now available from the fight between Kyle and Cartman in "Cartoon Wars, Part II." Click here to view or download. (Seriously, we don't have our fingers crossed or anything.)

Episode 1005 Video Downloads

Episode 1005 Video Downloads
Now available in our video downloads section: Towelie's appearances on Oprah and Larry King Live.

Click here to view or watch.

South Park Video Podcast Episode #1: The Baby Faced Assassin


South Park Video Podcast Episode #1: The Baby Faced Assassin

Now available in the Behind the Scenes section of our website: the first ever South Park Video Podcast! In this episode, Production Assistants Nate and Erin talk to Script Supervisor Mark and try to figure out exactly what it is he's paid to do. Plus, they read some fanmail. Click here to check it out.

Episode 1006 Announcement

This week on South Park: Manbearpig
The boys are trapped in a cave and Cartman finds treasure.

This Week on South Park (04/26/2006)

This Week on South Park: Manbearpig
Airs Wednesday 10:00 P.M. and midnight, Thursday at 10:00 P.M. and midnight, Friday at 11:00 P.M.

Also this week:
Monday 9:30 P.M. - Fat Butt and Pancake Head (705)
Tuesday 9:30 P.M. - Roger Ebert Should Lay Off the Fatty Foods (211)
Wednesday 9:30 P.M. - All About Mormons (712)
Thursday 9:30 P.M. - Child Abduction Is Not Funny (611)
Saturday 10:00 P.M. - The Return of Chef (1001)
Saturday 10:30 P.M. - Smug Alert! (1002)
Saturday 11:00 P.M. - Cartoon Wars, Part I (1003)
Saturday 11:30 P.M. - Cartoon Wars, Part II (1004)
Saturday midnight - A Million Little Fibers (1005)
Saturday 12:30 A.M. - Manbearpig (1006)

All times ET/PT
For syndicated times, click here.

Episode 1006 Press Release

From today's Comedy Central Press Release:
The boys' lives are in danger when they're trapped in the Cave of the Winds in an all-new episode of "South Park" premiering Wednesday, April 26 at 10:00 P.M. on Comedy Central


While searching for a way out of the cave, Cartman discovers treasure in an all-new episode of "South Park" titled "Manbearpig" premiering Wednesday, April 26 at 10 p.m. on Comedy Central.
After the cave-in, all the exits are blocked off and Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman are all alone. Only one person knows they're trapped under all the debris and he's not telling. Cartman‘s only thought is how to get the treasure out without sharing it with the rest of the boys.

"A Million Little Fibers" now available on iTunes

"A Million Little Fibers" now available on iTunes
Last week's episode, "A Million Little Fibers" is now available on iTunes. Click here for more information.

New Entry in the Production Blog (04/25/2009)

New Entry in the Production Blog
This week in the South Park Production Blog, learn the staff lingo. Click here!


A new episode of South Park airs tonight!

Episode 1005 Images

Episode 1005 Images
Do you love Towelie? If so, get yourself some Towelie images from our episode 1005 image downloads. Click here!

Season 10 Rewind

Season 10 Rewind
Miss any of the six new episodes aired thus far this season? If so -- or if you just want to see them again -- Comedy Central will be airing them all again Saturday night:

Saturday 10:00 P.M. - The Return of Chef (1001)
Saturday 10:30 P.M. - Smug Alert! (1002)
Saturday 11:00 P.M. - Cartoon Wars, Part I (1003)
Saturday 11:30 P.M. - Cartoon Wars, Part II (1004)
Saturday midnight - A Million Little Fibers (1005)
Saturday 12:30 A.M. - Manbearpig (1006)

All times ET/PT
(And don't forget there's still one more all new episode coming next week!)

Episode 1007 Announcement

This Week on South Park: Tsst
When Cartman's mom realizes she can't control her son anymore, she gets help from an expert. The "Dog Whisperer" may have what it takes but Eric Cartman's not going down without a fight.
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