‘South Park’ Is Set To Release A New Episode Titled ‘The Pandemic Special’

The show is infamously known for its vulgarity and follows the lives of four elementary-age boys, named Stan Marsh, Eric Cartman, Kyle Broflovski, and Kenny McCormick, as well as the strange events that occur in their hometown of South Park in Colorado.

The South Park Show Is Set To Release An Hour-Long Special Titled The Pandemic Special Which Tackles The Covid-19 Panemic - SurgeZirc UK
The Pandemic Special. / Picture Courtesy of The Daily Mail/Comedy Central.

‘South Park’ will be tackling the coronavirus pandemic as the show is set to release its first-ever hour-long special on September 30th.

Comedy Central confirmed the show will return with an episode titled ‘The Pandemic Special’ and released a 50-second teaser trailer showing fans what is in store in the new series.

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‘South Park’ first premiered on Comedy Central in 1997 and was created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

The show is infamously known for its vulgarity and follows the lives of four elementary-age boys, named Stan Marsh, Eric Cartman, Kyle Broflovski, and Kenny McCormick, as well as the strange events that occur in their hometown of South Park in Colorado.

‘The Pandemic Special’ will be the adult animated series’ first-ever hour-long episode in its 23-year history on the network and it promises to be exciting as 2020 has been a year filled with a lot of devastation, besides the issues surrounding the coronavirus pandemic.

Comedy Central released an episode synopsis that reads: “Randy comes to terms with his role in the COVID-19 outbreak as the on-going pandemic presents continued challenges to the citizens of South Park.”

“The kids happily head back to school but nothing resembles the normal that they once knew; not their teachers, not their homeroom, not even Eric Cartman.” – The synopsis concluded.

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The ‘South Park’ official Twitter page posted the trailer with the caption: “The on-going pandemic presents continued challenges to the citizens of South Park, in the hour-long, supersized episode titled “The Pandemic Special” premiering Wednesday, Sept 30 at 8p ET.”

The episode will mark the start of the show’s 24th season with show-runners Trey Parker and Matt Stone returning once again.

‘The Pandemic Special’ will then be made available to stream on HBO Max 24-hours after its Comedy Central premiere on Wednesday, September 30th at 8PM.

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Dominic
Dominic
10 months ago

Oh yes! I can’t wait for this!

Gloria
Gloria
10 months ago

I love the show, it’s a bit valgur at times but it hits deep

Cartman
Cartman
10 months ago

Was wondering if they were going to do this.. Excited now that it’s true!

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9 months ago

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