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Simpsons Anime: Treehouse of Horror Episode in Death Note Style

The next episode of Treehouse of Horror transforms the Simpsons into very special characters. Try not to be creeped out.

The special episode of Treehouse of Horror pays tribute to Death Note and brings a Simpsons anime to television.

The Simpsons are back and this time in a very special way. After premiering with a parody of Stephen King’s horror film “It”, titled here “Not It”, another Halloween special will follow. The second episode “Treehouse of Horror XXXIII” will include a parody of Westworld, The Babadook, and “Death Tome”. The latter will be a tribute to the popular anime series Death Note. Now, just before Halloween, a short video was published on Twitter, which already gives you a good foretaste of the special episode:


The short film comes with solid animations from the renowned South Korean studio DR and already makes a promising impression. Here we see Lisa as the recipient of the Death Note (Death Tome), and she finds herself in a city that is the victim of great environmental pollution. Frustrated, she utters the sentence:

The human race is 20 cow farts away from total extinction and we deserve it.

It seems that Lisa will use her new powers to save the world from destruction, which will not be easy for her. In addition to the short film, we can also already take a look at some published screenshots, which can also be seen below. In them, we see Marge, Homer, and Lisa in their respective anime style.

This screenshot shows Marge, Lisa and Homer in anime style. In the Treehouse of Horror XXXIII episode, they can be seen in a Death Note-like style.
Marge, Lisa and Homer in “Death Tome” (Source: DR Movie)


When will The Simpsons anime “Death Tome” be aired

The Treehouse of Horror XXXIII episode will air on October 30, 2022, at 8:00 pm EST on FOX and will also be available the next day via Hulu. Once again, it’s very impressive how the Simpsons are always finding new ways to stay creative.

In this screenshot from the special episode Treehouse of Horror XXXIII, we see Homer in a Simpsons anime in Death Note style.
Simpsons Anime in Treehouse of Horror XXXIII (Source: DR Movie)


Watch not only the horror but also play it

Grab the controller or mouse and get right into the Halloween spirit with our lists of Free Horror Games, Games like Dark Souls, or Indie Horror Games. We also have a special piece of horror for you: Play the P.T. video game, a single-player game teaser for a canceled Silent Hill title. One of the creepiest games we’ve played so far.

What is your opinion about the Treehouse of Horror XXXIII episodes and especially Death Tome? Feel free to tell us in the comments below.


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