Disney has launched a trailer for the Disney Plus unique film Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers, and it appears it’s following within the grand custom of Area Jam 2 by being squarely focused towards the age bracket that remembers the characters from late ’80s and early ’90s cartoons.
The film options Andy Samberg voicing Dale and John Mulaney as Chip, alongside a number of different stars like Will Arnett, Keegan-Michael Key, and Seth Rogan. Based mostly on the trailer, the plot is vaguely about them reuniting after a couple of many years and teaming as much as save the world.
Disney does numerous lampshading within the trailer and in its Twitter put up about how this film completely is not a reboot — Chip even shouts “no person desires a reboot!” However whereas that argument could maintain water for the Disney Plus present Chip n’ Dale: Park Life, which appears very a lot geared toward younger youngsters, the film is clearly meant for individuals who keep in mind the Rescue Rangers present. The trailer begins off with a little bit of a BoJack Horseman vibe, exhibiting a “information bundle” in regards to the duo’s downfall 30 years after their rise to fame. There’s a joke that Dale appears completely different after getting “CGI surgical procedure.”
The trailer additionally comes with a heaping serving to of nostalgia-bait — there are homages to ’80s and ’90s classics like Raiders of the Misplaced Ark, Jurassic Park, and My Little Pony (although their designs are nearer to the Friendship is Magic variations that what Gen Z grew up with). There’s additionally an prolonged gag about unhealthy CGI animation — together with a reference to the horrifying Cats film from 2019.
Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers will come to Disney Plus on Might twentieth. When you’ve acquired some recollections you need to relive earlier than then, the total run of the unique Rescue Rangers present is already out there on the streaming service.