Cartoon Network News In Brief Early October 2016

Cartoon Network News In Brief Early October 2016

Cartoon Network News In Brief Early October 2016

New York Comic-Con 2016

New York Comic Con 2016 started today (06/10/2016), at the convention, Cartoon Network is hosting a series of panels (Steven Universe, Regular Show and The Powerpuff Girls), autograph signings and a fancy dress ball competition. So far at the convention, Cartoon Network has showcased its range of new Powerpuff Girls toys and Turner CEO and Chairman John Martin made an appearance on Adult Swim’s surreal fish-tank themed call-in show – Fishcenter.

For more information regarding the Cartoon Network’s scheduled events at New York Comic Con, please follow the link below:

http://www.regularcapital.com/2016/09/cartoon-network-events-at-new-york-comic-con-2016/

Turner at MIPCOM 2016

Turner will be at the MIPCOM 2016 convention on Monday 17th October to Thursday 20th October at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes, France to promote their live-action general entertainment programming (from TNT, TBS and truTV) as well as their children’s and adult animated programming. MIPCOM is one of the largest media industry conventions in Europe, the convention is an opportunity for broadcasters to promote their programming slate for the coming year and for content producers to sell their shows.

Adult Swim will be showcasing Rick and Morty, Robot Chicken and the new upcoming Samurai Jack series, also at MIPCOM’s children’s content side event – MIPJunior (Saturday 15th October and Sunday 16th October), Cartoon Network will be showcasing their current roster of shows also including the new series of Ben 10 and The Powerpuff Girls. The world premiere screening of Boomerang’s Grizzy and the Lemmings will be shown at MIPJunior on 16th October.

https://www.turner.com/pressroom/turner-international-showcase-impressive-programming-line-mipcom-2016

Cartoon Network Turkey Now In 16:9 Widescreen

Starting from today (06/10/2016) Cartoon Network Turkey is now available in widescreen, special thanks to Cartoon Network Turkey viewers – Sürekli dizi Sezon on Twitter and LamiyaHosic on ToonZone for the information. Also thanks to CartoonNetworkRulzz for the continuity:

Also Cartoon Network Turkey is currently airing a retro nostalgia block on Saturdays from 12.30pm and Sundays from 11am, featuring some of Cartoon Network’s older shows – Dexter’s Laboratory, Cow and Chicken, My Gym Partner’s A Monkey, Mike, Lu and Og, Courage The Cowardly Dog, Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends and the original series of Samurai Jack.

We Bare Bears DVD: Viral Video USA Release

Cartoon Network USA has released their first ever We Bare Bears DVD this week, the DVD is called “Viral Video” and features 12 selected episodes of the show. The DVD is available to buy on Amazon.com and other DVD retailers.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01INZ9C9S/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=B01INZ9C9S&linkCode=as2&tag=cne104-20&linkId=37755eafa69484d87b8133c099004f6

Boomerang Video On-Demand Content Now Available In Vietnam

Boomerang Video On-Demand Content Now Available In Vietnam

Boomerang Video On-Demand Content Now Available In Vietnam

Turner Broadcasting System Asia-Pacific have signed a distribution deal with Vietnamese kids video on-demand service, POPS Kids. A selection of animated shows from Boomerang’s animation library is now available on the service, which includes The Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends and Dexter’s Laboratory.

Phil Nelson, MD of Turner Southeast Asia made this statement in regards of the content distribution deal

“This partnership is another landmark in the ongoing expansion of the Boomerang brand within this region. The service will offer world-class content, on-demand, to millions of consumers in Vietnam on the POPS Kids platform that is familiar and easy to use.”

Esther Nguyen, founder and CEO of POPS Worldwide, also made a statement in regards with the deal with Turner:

“We are excited to partner with Turner to bring Boomerang — with its portfolio of well-loved characters—to POPS Kids, Vietnam’s premier kids’ education and entertainment destination with almost 400 million views. This is another step in our goal to build the leading premium digital entertainment network in Southeast Asia. We will be working on all aspects of Boomerang’s digital video content: from programming, localization, marketing, distribution to monetization. With this partnership, everyone in Vietnam can have greater access to family-friendly content on POPS Kids.”

https://worldscreen.com/tvkids/turners-boomerang-lands-in-vietnam/
http://www.nguoinoitieng.net.vn/su-kien/pops-worldwide-bat-tay-voi-turner-ra-mat-noi-dung-giai-tri-quoc-te.html

Cartoon Network Titans Collectables Announced

Cartoon Network Titans Collectables Announced

Cartoon Network and Titans Collectibles have teamed up to produce a special range of collectible toy figures called Cartoon Network Titans. The Cartoon Network Titans range, similar to Toonix in appearance, will feature Cartoon Network characters old and new, including: Samurai Jack, Dexter (from Dexter’s Laboratory), Mordecai (from Regular Show), Uncle Grandpa, Gumball (From The Amazing World of Gumball), Johnny Bravo, Steven Universe, Rigby (From Regular Show), Grim (From The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy), Eduardo (from Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends), Finn (from Adventure Time) and Dee Dee (from Dexter’s Laboratory).

The collectibles will be released in blind-boxes and has an estimated release date of December this year in the United States.

http://www.licensing.biz/news/read/cartoon-network-classics-johnny-bravo-and-dexter-to-star-in-collectables-line-up/042296
http://www.toynews-online.biz/news/read/cartoon-network-s-johnny-bravo-and-dexter-to-star-in-classic-collectables-line/044801