Austin, Texas - August 9, 2018 - Today, Rooster Teeth’s podcast network, The Roost, announced it has added one of the biggest podcasts in the country, The Last Podcast on the Left, to its roster. Since its launch one year ago, The Roost has doubled in size, bringing the internet’s favorite personality-driven podcasts closer to the audiences and brands that understand them best. The Roost is home to some of the most popular personality-driven programs today, including The H3 Podcast, flagship programming from award winning comedy studio JASH (Getting Doug With High), Tiny Meat Gang (hosted by Cody Ko) and ex-Sourcefed-hosted The Valleyfolk podcasts along with the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast, Always Open and other Rooster Teeth podcasts.
With over a million weekly downloads, The Last Podcast on the Left is one of the most popular podcasts in the country. Hosted by Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks and Henry Zebrowski, The Last Podcast on the Left covers dark subjects spanning Jeffrey Dahmer, werewolves, Jonestown, iconic hauntings, the history of war crimes, and more. Whether it's cults, killers, or cryptid encounters, The Last Podcast on the Left laughs into the abyss that is the dark side of humanity.
As a division of Rooster Teeth, The Roost is uniquely positioned to offer partners a more diverse range of opportunities across its global business offerings including licensing, merchandise, live events, original series, and film productions. The Roost offers direct response advertising services as well as opportunities to create custom brand experiences, having worked with global brands like GE, Samsung, Verizon, Pizza Hut, Toyota, AT&T, Quip, Smirnoff Vodka and MeUndies.
“We launched The Roost Podcast Network last year to be a boutique, partner oriented network with an emphasis on old school, personalized service,” said Alan Abdine, Rooster Teeth’s SVP of Business Development. “Our focus has always been to identify the very best personality driven audio and video podcasts that can fully leverage the sales, e-commerce, live events, video production, and distribution expertise that Rooster Teeth has mastered over the past 15 years. We couldn’t be happier to have The Last Podcast on the Left join our team. Ben, Marcus, and Henry bring the type of fun and irreverent attitude that makes their top five show a must-listen every week. We can’t wait to connect them to our millions of worldwide community members and further fuel their incredible growth.”
ABOUT THE ROOST
The Roost is Rooster Teeth’s podcast network that brings the internet’s favorite personality-driven podcasts closer to the audiences and brands that understand them best. The Roost represents the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast, Dude Soup and Off Topic, and podcasts from H3H3, Game Grumps and The Last Podcast on the Left. Find out more at http://roostnetwork.com/.
ABOUT ROOSTER TEETH
Rooster Teeth is a pioneering media and entertainment company responsible for some of the biggest online series in history, such as the award-winning and longest-running web series, Red vs. Blue. They also produce the globally acclaimed animated series RWBY, the first western anime series to be distributed in Japan; the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast; and Immersion, a reality format that brings video game theory to the real world. Rooster Teeth has a massive global footprint of more than 45 million subscribers to its YouTube Network, 5 million unique monthly visitors to its RoosterTeeth.com hub and 3 million registered community members. The company was founded in 2003, and is now a subsidiary of Otter Media, a joint venture between AT&T and The Chernin Group. Discover more at RoosterTeeth.com.