Ever since Devin Townsend released 'Ziltoid the Omniscient' in 2007, fans have begged for more of the coffee-slurping alien and his many antics. Townsend followers won't have to wait much longer for the 'Z2' sequel, but right now, you can all check out the first episode of Devin Townsend's 'ZTV.'

The exciting follow-up to 'Ziltoid the Omniscient' will be self-released by Devin Townsend on Oct. 28. 'Z2' will expand on Ziltoid's journey to find the ultimate cup of coffee so he can acquire the power to bend space and time.

If you're unfamiliar with the 'Ziltoid' phenomenon, Episode 1 of 'ZTV' will build a solid foundation for your understanding. The production quality is very good as well, thanks to the vision of Townsend and the crowd-funding campaign launched by the eclectic musician. After reaching his funding goal for his 'Casualties of Cool' project in just five hours, Townsend let fans know that any spillover cash would be put directly into 'Z2.'

Townsend announced the launch of 'ZTV' and an official Ziltoid website through Facebook earlier today (Sept. 30):


Watch the first of three 'ZTV' episodes in the player above! Also, be sure to catch the Devin Townsend Project on the road with Animals as Leaders and Monuments beginning Nov. 17.