Cartoon Network New York Comic Con 2016 Overview

Cartoon Network New York Comic Con 2016 Overview

Cartoon Network New York Comic Con 2016 Overview

New York Comic Con 2016 was full of different Cartoon Network events, such as panels, signings and a costume competition, so here’s a summary of the events that happened on Friday 7th and Saturday 8th October.

Regular Show Panel

The first Cartoon Network panel was for Regular Show, this panel was a significant one as it will be the last ever panel for the show at a convention. JG Quintel (the show’s creator and voice of Mordecai) was joined with William Salyers (voice of Rigby), Roger Craig Smith (voice of Thomas/Nikolai and additional voices) and Janie Haddad (voice of Margaret).

During the session there was a live script reading and an Q&A segment. The panel was asked questions from the audience – like what items they would take into space (relating to the Regular Show: In Space story arc) and what was their favourite episode.

Steven Universe Panel

At the Steven Universe panel, the show’s creator – Rebecca Sugar was joined with Jennifer Paz (Voice of Lapis Lazuli), Shelby Rabara (Voice of Peridot), Tom Scharpling (voice of Greg), AJ Michalka (Stevonnie) and Charlyne Yi (Voice of Ruby). There was a Q&A session and also a exclusive performance of a song in an upcoming episode. Many fans were dressed up as their favourite characters from the show. Rebecca Sugar also did a book signing for her book based on an episode of the show – “The Answer”, this was an opportunity to meet and greet the show’s creator and to get a copy of the book signed.

The Powerpuff Girls Panel and Costume Ball

The last panel at New York Comic Con 2016 was for The Powerpuff Girls, Amanda Leighton (voice of Blossom), Kristen Li (voice of Bubbles), Natalie Palamides (voice of Buttercup) were joined with Haley Mancini (show writer and voice of Princess Morbucks).

The other event at New York Comic Con 2016 was a costume ball and prizes were given away for people with the best cartoon character costumes, the contest was judged by Kyle A. Carrozza (Creator of Mighty Magiswords), Jeremy Shada (Voice of Finn, Adventure Time), Charlyne Yi (Voice of Ruby, Steven Universe and Voice of Chloe, We Bare Bears) and Rebecca Sugar (Creator of Steven Universe). The winner was someone dressed as Yellow Diamond – a main villain in Steven Universe.

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Cartoon Network Events At New York Comic Con 2016

Cartoon Network Events At New York Comic Con 2016

Cartoon Network Events At New York Comic Con 2016

Cartoon Network will be returning to New York Comic Con this year and will be hosting a series of events on Friday 7th October and Saturday 8th October, this year there will be a cartoon character costume ball, a Steven Universe panel, a Powerpuff Girls panel and a final goodbye to Regular Show. The Regular Show panel will feature J.G. Quintel and William Salyers (the voice of Rigby), there will be a sneak peek of Regular Show: In Space as well as never seen before footage from inside the studio. Rebecca Sugar will be attending the Steven Universe panel and also to discuss her new book based on the series called “The Answer”, there will also be never seen before behind the scenes footage of Steven Universe at the panel.

Amanda Leighton (Voice of Blossom), Kristen Li (Voice of Bubbles), Natalie Palamides (Voice of Buttercup) and Haley Mancini (series writer and the voice of Princess Morbucks) will be attending The Powerpuff Girls panel, which will include a live performance, sneak peeks of upcoming episodes and an inside look on how the show is made.

There will also be a costume ball contest with some special guests as judges including Kyle A. Carrozza (Creator of Mighty Magiswords), Jeremy Shada (Voice of Finn from Adventure Time), Charlyne Yi (Voice of Ruby from Steven Universe and Voice of Chloe from We Bare Bears) and Rebecca Sugar (Creator of Steven Universe).

List Of All Cartoon Network Events At New York Comic Con 2016: Friday 7th October – Saturday 8th October

Friday 7th October

Cartoon Network Presents: The FINAL Regular Show Panel IN SPACE (…at the Hammerstein) 10.30am – 11.30am.

Hammerstein Ballroom
The countdown has begun. Grab your jet packs and rocket on OOOOOH-ver to Regular Show’s panel for its final season! Mordecai, Rigby and fellow park employees will take you on an odyssey through never-before-seen footage from inside the studio, along with a sneak peek of the new season of Regular Show…IN SPACE! Plus, you never know what special guests might beam up! Panelists include JG Quintel (Creator and Voice of Mordecai) and William Salyers (Voice of Rigby). Part of the back-to-back panel extravaganza followed by Steven Universe at 11.30 am.

Cartoon Network Presents: Steven Universe

11.30am – 12.30pm
Hammerstein Ballroom

Calling all Crystal Gems! Join Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar and friends to catch a glimpse of never-before-seen footage and an inside look at the making of Steven Universe! Rebecca will also talk about her new book, The Answer. And when the Crewniverse is around, things are bound to get musical. It is an experience – we’ll make sure it’s a good one! Part of the back-to-back panel extravaganza preceded by Regular Show at 10.30am.

Autograph Signings

2.00pm – 3.00pm Regular Show at the Javits Center
3.00pm – 4.00pm Steven Universe at the Javits Center

Saturday 8th October

Cartoon Network Presents: The Powerpuff Girls

5.15pm – 6.15pm
Javits Center (Room To Be Confirmed)

Who’s got the power? We’ve got the power! Townsville’s toughest trio soars into New York Comic Con to save the day! Amanda Leighton (Voice of Blossom), Kristen Li (Voice of Bubbles) and Natalie Palamides (Voice of Buttercup) and bring sugar, spice and everything nice, respectively, to their LIVE performance as The Powerpuff Girls in a special table read. Joining them will be Haley Mancini, series writer and the voice of Princess Morbucks. Get ready to power it up with sneak peeks of upcoming episodes, an inside look at the show and even a few surprises!

Cartoon Network Costume Ball and Screening

1.30pm – 2.30pm
Javits Center 1A06

Grab that Finn hat, polish your belly-button gem and wield your wildest Magisword at the Cartoon Network Costume Ball & Screening! We’ll showcase brand new episodes and special never-before-seen clips. As always, you’re invited to come dressed as your favorite character and compete for fun prizes in our famous costume contest. Joining us as totally objective and impartial judges for the contest are Kyle A. Carrozza (Creator of Mighty Magiswords), Jeremy Shada (Voice of Finn, Adventure Time), Charlyne Yi (Voice of Ruby, Steven Universe and Voice of Chloe, We Bare Bears) and Rebecca Sugar (Creator of Steven Universe)!

Autograph Signings

2pm – 3pm The Powerpuff Girls at the Javits Center

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Cartoon Network At MCM Comic Con London May 2016

Cartoon Network At MCM Comic Con London May 2016

Cartoon Network At MCM Comic Con London May 2016: AdVenture Times With Jeremy Shada and Jackson Publick

Today (27/05/2016), was the start of the MCM Comic Con convention weekend (27/05/2016 to 29/05/2016) at the ExCel centre in London, the largest film, television and general pop-culture convention of its kind in the UK. Jeremy Shada, the voice actor for Finn in Cartoon Network’s hit show Adventure Time will be at the convention meeting fans, so if you’re at the convention this will be an opportunity to meet the adventurer himself. Jeremy’s band called Make Out Monday will also be performing on the Fringe Stage. Jeremy Shada also had numerous other movie/television roles in Team America: World Police, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Studio Ghibli’s My Neighbours the Yamadas and upcoming animated series Voltron: Legendary Defender and live-action shows such as Lost, Shark and Cartoon Network’s sketch-comedy series Incredible Crew.

Also, Cartoon Network UK is having an Adventure Time book giveaway this weekend, follow @CNUKTweets & retweet the tweet below to take part, each book is signed by Jeremy Shada. There’s six books to giveaway.

http://www.mcmcomiccon.com/london/2016/03/30/jeremy-shada-voice-of-adventure-times-finn-headed-to-comic-con/

Kid reviewers and interviewers Hag, Con and Bex interviewed Jeremy Shada at MCM Comic Con London, you can watch the interview on the link below:

http://www.kidzcoolit.com/interviews/mcm-comic-con-hag-con-bex-talk-adventure-time-with-jeremy-finn-shada.php

In terms of Adult Swim at the convention, Venture Bros. show creator and director Jackson Publick will be attending a special Q&A session with Robert Milazzo (of New York’s Modern School of Film) on Sunday at MCM Comic Con London. The Venture Bros. is about two incompetent teenagers Hank and Dean Venture, their father, Dr. Venture and Dr. Venture’s bodyguard Brock Samson. During their misadventures they battle numerous super villains, secret agents and mad scientists. The show is now in its sixth season. Jackson Publick is a pseudonym of Christopher McCulloch, he’s also the voice actor for Hank Venture and co-writer for the animated show alongside Doc Hammer. Publick has also worked on other shows such as The Tick, King of the Hill, Superjail! and Sheep in the Big City.

http://www.mcmcomiccon.com/london/2016/05/10/venture-bros-creator-jackson-publick-in-special-qa-at-mcm-london-comic-con/

The MCM Comic Con convention takes place in London twice a year, running on the last weekend in May and October.

http://www.mcmcomiccon.com/