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'Community's' First Animated Short Proves 'Dean-ing Is Not That Easy' (Video)

Part 1 of "Abed's Master Key" premiered on Wednesday with two more to roll out over the coming days.

Abed's Master Key Part 1 Still
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Listen up. NBC’s Community is coming back March 15 at 8 p.m. And to make sure you don’t forget it, the series is releasing a three-part animated adventure, Abed’s Master Key. And the first installment released Wednesday.

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Featuring the cast’s actual voices, the animated series kicks off with the study group getting used to their animated bodies and Dean Pelton (Jim Rash) delivering an important mission to Abed (Danny Pudi).

Written by the creators of the web series Ikea Heights, Dave Seger and Tom Kauffman, Part 2 will premiere on Thursday with the conclusion debuting Friday.

Watch Part 1 of Abed's Master Key below.

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