The series' first season was released on January 11, 2016. The series became very popular, and a second season was released on March 17, 2020.
A third season was released March 6, 2020, which featured more recurring characters, followed by a fourth season released on March 22, 2019. The fourth season would also be the final season to have music composed by Victor Cemel; despite this, his theme was kept, and Cemel was replaced by John Aury.
In the fictional city of Inanimation, which is run by a paper clip named Clippy, lives anthropomorphic, inanimate objects.
Drew Wally had been working on the development of Inanimation since 2012, when he was still writing Objectia 2. He wanted to make "an object cartoon centered around everyday city life".
- Main article: List of Inanimation characters
Many characters were one-time characters.