Entertainment Weekly - 04/04/2003
"...Wary sci-fi phobes should rest assured that underneath the hovercrafts lies pure Simpsonian satire..."
After a decade spent with one of television's most important and consistently hilarious families, THE SIMPSONS, cartoonist Matt Groening branched out with this animated science-fiction comedy series. Set in the year 3000 or Y3K, FUTURAMA follows the delivery routes of Phillip Fry, a pizza boy who has awakened 1000 years into the future. He joins the crew of Planet Express Corporation which includes a beautiful cyclops named Leela, a substance-abusing robot named Bender B. Rodriguez, and the brilliant yet bumbling Dr. Farnsworth. This collection contains 13 episodes from the series.