That works out to about 7 seasons of new shows! The next question: when will the next season premier? Variety: ‘Rick and Morty’ Scores 70-Episode Order at Adult Swim ‘Rick and Morty’ Scores 70-Episode Order at Adult Swim Adult Swim has handed out a massive 70-episode renewal order for the hit animated series “Rick and Morty.” The order is part of a new long-term deal the network has signed with series creators Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. The series follows a sociopathic genius scientist who drags his inherently timid grandson on insanely dangerous adventures across the multi-verse. The new deal will more than double the amount of episodes the series has currently aired.