Ben 10 Hero Experience Coming To Intu Trafford Centre 1st And 2nd October

Ben 10 Hero Experience Coming To Intu Trafford Centre 1st And 2nd October

Ben 10 Hero Experience Coming To Intu Trafford Centre 1st And 2nd October

Ahead of the UK television premiere of the Ben 10 reboot on Cartoon Network UK on Saturday 8th October, Cartoon Network UK will be offering an interactive Ben 10 experience for one weekend only (1st October and 2nd October) at the intu Trafford Centre near Manchester. The intergalactic interactive experience will allow kids to become the alien transforming hero himself, Ben Tennyson as well as four different aliens. The Ben 10 Hero Experience gives kids the opportunity to transform into four different aliens featured in the show: Heatblast, Diamondhead, Four Arms and Overflow.

Each alien has an unique ability, Heatblast can shoot fireballs, Diamondhead launches crystal shards, Four Arms can make giant shockwaves and Overflow can shoot water. Heatblast will also be there welcoming kids to the experience and there will also be a special sneak peek of the new upcoming series. The experience is very similar to Cartoon Network UK’s other recent interactive experience based on Adventure Time – “An Ooo Experience”, which has toured around shopping centres up and down Great Britain during summer 2016.

More Info About The Aliens Featured In The Ben 10 Hero Experience

Diamondhead

Hailing from the planet Petropia, Diamondhead’s alien DNA is silicon-based – hard silicone – diamond hard. With a body composed of organic green crystals, as Diamondhead, Ben can control his molecular structure to reform all or part of it into crystal weaponry, everything from swords to shields. His crystalline structure also makes it easy for him to reflect or refract light and energy beams.

Four Arms

With DNA originating from the distant planet Khoros, this alien form is four times as strong as the toughest aliens in the galaxy – and not just because of the extra appendages at his disposal! As Four Arms, Ben can lift the heaviest of objects and pack the most powerful of punches, as well as create a shockwave by slapping his hands together. Not the fastest alien of the ten, but sometimes pure strength is what gets the job done.

Heatblast

From the planet Pyros, this alien DNA is comprised of a magma-like substance that is, predictably, incredibly hot. As Heatblast, Ben has control over extreme heat-based blasts and is able to throw fire from his hands. He can also absorb heat and fire into himself to extinguish it elsewhere. And yes, he is a bit of a hothead, but he can be doused by exposure to water – a possible Achilles heel.

Overflow

This DNA code originates from the Andromeda Galaxy planet Kiusana, this alien is a mysterious, liquid-based creature. As Overflow, Ben has control over most forms of moisture and can shoot water from his arms (like a water gun) and even create “water whips” as a form of attack. He’s even able to harden water into a protective exoskeleton form. While he may not seem like the most powerful, it has to be noted that when you control water, you control two-thirds of the Earth’s surface and that kind of power is nothing to laugh at!

Even since the original series of Ben 10 premiered on Cartoon Network USA in December 2005, it has become a phenomenal children’s television hit worldwide, spawning three different series and a multitude of toys and merchandise. The reboot is a retelling of the story of the original series but with new aliens and more villians, the story will also start with Ben’s discovery of the Omnitrix, an alien transforming watch-like device, during Ben’s summer holiday with his grandfather and his cousin Gwen. The show was created by the “Man of Action” writers collective (Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, Duncan Rouleau and Steven T. Seagle), Man of Action also created another Cartoon Network show – Generator Rex.

The Ben 10 Experience takes place on 1st October from 10am to 6pm and 2nd October from 1pm to 6pm at the intu Trafford Centre.

For more information on the Ben 10 Experience visit: http://www.ben10experience.co.uk

The Ben 10 reboot will premiere on Cartoon Network UK and Ireland on Saturday 8th October at 10am. Cartoon Network France will also premiere the reboot on Saturday 8th October at 10am, many European versions of Cartoon Network will premiere the new Ben 10 series on Ben 10 Day (Monday 10th October).

It’s hero time! Cartoon Network Offers Kids The Ben 10 Experience: From The Turner UK Press Release

Cartoon Network and intu Trafford Centre are bringing the power of the Omnitrix to Manchester!

This October, Cartoon Network is inviting kids to take part in an out-of-this world Ben 10 adventure. For one weekend only at the intu Trafford Centre in Manchester, kids can experience what it’s like to be the ultimate alien-morphing superhero, Ben Tennyson. The interactive Ben 10 experience at intu Trafford Centre is in celebration of the all-new series of Ben 10 premiering on Cartoon Network on Saturday 8th October at 10am.

The Ben 10 experience will offer kids the opportunity to transform into four different remarkable aliens featured in the show, including: Heatblast, who throws flaming fireballs; Diamondhead, who launches crystal shards; Four Arms, who creates shock waves and Overflow who shoots water. The experience will also allow kids to watch a sneak peek of the brand new Ben 10 series before it launches on Cartoon Network. Furthermore, Heatblast himself will be attending the Ben 10 experience all weekend, taking pictures with fans who come down to the intu Trafford Centre.

Introducing all-new aliens and evil villains, the brand new Ben 10 series stars a 10 year-old wide-eyed and adventurous Ben, who discovers an out-of-this-world alien-morphing watch – the Omnitrix – while on summer holidays with his Grandpa Max and cousin Gwen. Ben 10 premieres with back-to-back episodes on Saturday 8th October at 10am on Cartoon Network UK.

The Ben 10 Experience takes place on 1st October from 10am to 6pm and 2nd October from 12pm to 6pm at intu Trafford Centre in Manchester.

For more information on the Ben 10 Experience visit: http://www.ben10experience.co.uk

About Man of Action Entertainment

Man of Action Entertainment are Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, Duncan Rouleau and Steven T. Seagle, the writers’ collective behind comic’s largest franchise characters as well as original characters published by their imprint at Image Comics. Their creations include Ben 10, the $4.5 billion boys’ action franchise for which they’re executive producing a new iteration, and Generator Rex, both for Cartoon Network. Dentsu handpicked them to create, write and executive produce the all-new MegaMan series. They also launched Disney XD’s Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man and Marvel’s Avengers Assemble as EXP/writers. Man of Action created the characters and team that were featured in Big Hero 6, Disney/Marvel’s Academy Award®-winning feature. In addition to creating successful video games, toy lines and comic books, Man of Action are the creator/producer/writers of upcoming feature films and live-action TV series based on their original comic books and graphic novels including I Kill Giants, Officer Downe, Kafka, The Crusades and The Great Unknown.

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Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

This weekend (11/06/2016 – 12/06/2016), the UK tour of the Adventure Time: An Ooo Experience interactive game kicked off and made its first stop at the intu Merry Hill Shopping Centre in the West Midlands. As I live locally, I had to take a look and experience what the interactive game has to offer. An Ooo Experience puts players in front of a giant LED Screen, motion sensors above the screen allow players to interact and play with all the characters and landscapes from Adventure Time.

Players are guided by a real life Wizard of Ooo, they will be taken on a journey through The Candy Kingdom. Along the way, they will transform into life-size versions of their favourite Adventure Time characters – Finn, Jake, Marceline or Princess Bubblegum. They will have the power to shoot magic from their fingertips, move mountains, grow candy floss trees, breathe life into rainbows, battle against the Nightosphere and the players will take part in a massive celebratory dance party with Finn, Jake and various other characters at the end.

Turner UK, Sting Media and Hellicar&Lewis kindly gave me some official photos of the interactive event, more can be seen below:

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

An Ooo Experience will be making its next stop at the intu Lakeside Shopping Centre in Essex on Saturday 18th June and Sunday 19th June.

For more information about An Ooo Experience, please follow the blog post link below or visit http://www.oooexperience.co.uk:

http://www.regularcapital.com/2016/06/adventure-time-an-ooo-experience-interactive-game-uk-tour/

intu Merry Hill is also the location used for photographic backgrounds for Elmore Mall as seen in The Amazing World of Gumball (which are later photoshopped), here are some comparison photographs:

As seen on The Amazing World of Gumball, from The Origins of Darwin Part 2 episode:

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

In Real Life:

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

As seen on The Amazing World of Gumball, from The Mothers episode:

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

In Real Life:

Special Report Adventure Time An Ooo Experience At intu Merry Hill

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Adventure Time An Ooo Experience Interactive Game UK Tour

Adventure Time An Ooo Experience Interactive Game UK Tour

Adventure Time An Ooo Experience Interactive Game UK Tour

Come and battle alongside Finn, Jake, Princess Bubblegum and Marceline to save the Candy Kingdom. Become the righteous hero and play the Ooo Experience interactive game on a giant screen in a shopping centre near you.

From The Turner UK Press Release:

Cartoon Network UK announced today it has commissioned an exclusive interactive gaming experience; “An Ooo Experience”, to celebrate the animated cult series, Adventure Time. From 11th June – 10th July, Adventure Time’s “An Ooo Experience”, will travel across UK shopping centers, offering fans a chance to jump into the Land of Ooo and play alongside their favourite characters as they battle to save Candy Kingdom from the Nightosphere.

Developed by technological wizards Hellicar&Lewis, “An Ooo Experience” places players in front of a giant LED Screen. Motion sensors allow them to then interact and play with all manner of amazing characters and landscapes from Adventure Time. Guided by a real life Wizard of Ooo, they will be taken on a journey through The Candy Kingdom. Along the way they will transform into life-size versions of their favourite Adventure Time characters – Finn, Jake, Marceline or Princess Bubblegum. They will have the power to shoot magic from their fingertips, move mountains, grow candy floss trees, breathe life into rainbows and even take part in a massive dance party.

Richard Kinning, UK Creative Director at Turner, says:

“We’re thrilled to be collaborating with Hellicar&Lewis to launch Adventure Time’s first-ever live interactive experience. This game was inspired by our massive fan-base for the show; we wanted to offer them a unique Adventure Time experience like never before. “An Ooo Experience” offers players a mix of theatre, character interaction and the opportunity to explore and immerse themselves in the Land of Ooo. We hope it attracts both existing fans and also new ones who just fall in love with the characters like we have.”

Adventure Time is a Cartoon Network original series that charts the adventures of unlikely heroes Finn and Jake, who traverse the mystical land of Ooo, encountering its colourful inhabitants along the way. The series is created by Pendleton Ward and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. Adventure Time currently airs everyday at 5:00pm on Cartoon Network.

“An Ooo Experience” will kick off a 5-week tour in shopping centres across the UK this June, tour dates are as follows:

intu Merry Hill, Brierley Hill, West Midlands: Saturday 11th June and Sunday 12th June.

intu Lakeside, Thurrock, Essex: Saturday 18th June and Sunday 19th June.

Manchester Arndale: Saturday 22nd June and Sunday 26th June.

intu Metrocentre, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear: Saturday 2nd July and Sunday 3rd July.

intu Braehead, Glasgow: Saturday 9th July and Sunday 10th July.

Behind the scenes video of the development of the An Ooo Experience interactive game:

http://www.oooexperience.co.uk