MAD Is Back: All-New, Somewhat-Familiar

18 Apr 2018 - By TW Staff

In celebration of the relaunch of MAD Magazine and this week's debut of a new issue no. 1, America’s #1 humor magazine is revealing a new kind of MAD-ness with its first-ever digital channel, debuting April 20 on Twitch.

Read Executive Editor Bill Morrison's letter to fans from issue #1.

The iconic brand will also extend its digital presence with The MAD Podcast!, an all-new bi-monthly series launching this summer on iTunes, Stitcher and the newly improved MAD blog. Available on newsstands and via digital beginning Wednesday, the June 2018 issue of MAD Magazine marks a fresh look for the fan-favorite brand.

Broadcasting live from MAD’s new Burbank headquarters, initial programming for the new Twitch channel—lead by Senior Editor Dan Telfer—will feature a collection of comedy guests including Steve Agee, Jordan Morris, Thea Lux, Candy Lawrence, Erin Tracy, Sean Ellis, Gerry Duggan, Joe Kwaczala, and others, alongside narrated video game runs, live art sketches and must-see tabletop game challenges.

From wild gaming antics to absurd discussions with a premiere guest lineup, viewers will get a hysterical glimpse into the creative minds behind MAD, while engaging with other fans across the country. The official MAD Magazine Twitch channel launches Friday, April 20 at 4 p.m. PST. Fans can tune-in to MAD’s bi-weekly broadcasts on Fridays from 4-6 p.m. PST at

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