For every Rick and Morty, The Boondocks, and The Venture Bros., there were plenty more short-lived, experimental series on Adult Swim that had less staying power. Since launching in 2001, Adult Swim has supported a lot of the strangest animation … and a surprising amount of canceled cop parody shows. Here are 18 shows we forgot existed but are pleased to remind you of…

Home Movies 2001-2004 CRACKED COM The cult classic show originally premiered on UPN. Co-creator Loren Bouchard would go on to create Bob's Burgers.

Lucy, the Daughter of the Devil 2005-2007 The first Adult Swim show to have a femae protagonist features the voice of H. Jon Benjamin as the Devil.

King Star King 2014 King Star King, the greatest hero to ever live, is exiled from heaven to work in a Waffle House in this strange animated show.

You're Whole 2012-2013 CRACKEDCO Created by and starring Michael lan Black, this eight-episode series parodies self-help infomercials.

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Xavier: Renegade Angel 2007-2009 TE CRACKED COM Animated like a bad video game, this weird take on New Age spiritualism lasted two seasons.

Tom Goes to the Mayor 2006-2008 CRACKEDG You gotta hand it to Adult Swim, who'll hand Tim and Eric anything they want, this terribly ugly pseudo-animated show.

Titan Maximum 2009 By the people who brought you Robot Chicken, this stop-motion show depicted what would happen if the Power Rangers disbanded.

The Heart, She Holler 2011-2013 CRACKED COM The soap opera/horror comedy starred Patton Oswalt, Kristen Schaal, and Amy Sedaris and ran for three seasons.

Stroker & Hoop 2004-2005 C.AR.R. CRACKED COM This Starsky & Hutch animated parody featured two inept private investigators, lasting a total of 13 episodes.

SouL Quest Overdrive 2011 CRACKED COM A spin-off of Aqua Teen Hunger Force, anthropomorphic sports equipment goes on adventures.

Sealab 2021 2000-2005 CRACKED GO Before Archer, the creators made this animated show, inspired by the short-lived 1970's Hanna-Barbera cartoon Sealab 2020.

Saul of the Mole Men 2007 AA411 If you can imagined a weirder version of Land of the Lost, you'd get this show. The theme song was sung by Trey Parker.

The Jack and Triumph Show 2015 CRACKED COM Jack McBrayer (of 30 Rock fame) and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog starred in the show about a grown-up child star from a Lassie-inspired show. The series ran for 7 episodes.

Frisky Dingo 2007-2008 Killface and Awesome X spoofed superheroes in this short-lived show. A spin-off show The Xtacles had a whoppin' two episodes before the production company went under.

Eagleheart 2011-2014 CRACKED CON Conan O'Brien's production company produced this cop show parody about a crime fightin' US Marshal.

The Drinky Crow Show 2008-2009 CRACKED COM This was an animated version of the comic strip Maakies, featuring Dino Stamatopoulos' voice as the titular desperate crow.

Black Dynamite 2012-2015 CRACKED COM An animated spin-off of the 2009 live-action film of the same name, spanning 20 episodes. The show spoofed and honored blaxploitation films, all while using a beautiful animation style.

Assy McGee 2006-2008 CRACKED COM The named Assy is a police detective proving ACAB (all cops are butts) are in this
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