Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Premiere

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Premiere

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Premiere

Yesterday (12/03/2016), I attended the UK premiere of the mini-series: Adventure Time: Stakes at BAFTA 195 Piccadilly in London, it was a fun and enjoyable experience! Before the screening, everyone had an opportunity to have a photograph with Marceline The Vampire Queen herself :). The screening combined all eight parts of the miniseries into a feature-length movie format.

The miniseries started off with Marceline not wanting to be a vampire anymore because of her troubled past so she asks Princess Bubblegum to remove the vampiric essence from her body. Unfortunately, from the released essence, all of Marceline’s enemies from her vampire hunting past she had previously absorbed have now been resurrected. This leads to Marceline, Finn, Jake and Princess Bubblegum to battle against The Fool (a vampire with flight powers), The Empress (a vampire with invisibility and hypnosis powers), the Hierophant (vampire with shape-shifting powers) and the Moon (vampire with healing powers) and last but definitely not least, the Vampire King, the strongest of all the vampires.

After the screening, there was a Question and Answer session with Olivia Olson (the voice of Marceline), this was an opportunity for kids to ask questions about the show and about herself, from this session, I’ve learnt that she originally auditioned for Princess Bubblegum’s role (voiced by Hynden Walch) also she said there’s still a lot more to Marceline’s backstory that might be revealed in the series at a later date.

Olivia also mentioned that she had creative control over Marceline’s backstory while writing Marcy’s Super Secret Scrapbook (now available in book retailers), but it is only considered to be canon if the story she’s written eventually gets made into an episode. The Q&A session was chaired by television presenter, Anna Williamson. The Q&A session was followed by a live musical performance from one of the songs from Stakes sang by Olivia herself and a photo and autograph session at the end.

Adventure Time: Stakes airs everyday from tomorrow (Monday 14th March) at 5pm on Cartoon Network UK, make sure you don’t miss it. 🙂

http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.uk/show/adventure-time

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Promo Now Airing

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Promo Now Airing

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Promo Now Airing

Cartoon Network UK has started airing a promo to promote Adventure Time: Stakes, a mini-series about Marceline The Vampire Queen’s past, will her past (literally) bite her back? will she defeat her vampire enemies with the help of her friends: Finn, Jake and Bubblegum Princess?. Adventure Time: Stakes premieres on Cartoon Network UK on Monday 14th March at 5pm.

Read more about Adventure Time: Stakes on the link below:

http://www.regularcapital.com/2016/02/cartoon-network-uk-adventure-time-stakes-premieres-monday-14th-march/

Olivia Olson (Marceline the Vampire Queen) will be signing copies of the book “Adventure Time – The Enchiridion & Marcy’s Super Secret Scrap Book” at HMV Oxford Street, London on Thursday 10th March at 6pm. Supported by Ryker Sear, Olivia will also be performing a short live selection of songs from Adventure Time including a new, never-performed-before song.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.uk/show/adventure-time

Cartoon Network UK Continues Adventure Time Dr Martens Partnership

Cartoon Network UK Continues Adventure Time Dr Martens Partnership

Cartoon Network UK Continues Adventure Time Dr Martens Partnership

This week, Dr. Martens have released two new Adventure Time themed versions of their famous boots, continuing their partnership from last year. The Princess Bubblegum boot has wide pink eyelets with pink ribbon laces. The BMO version features embroidered game console details on the toe with BMO’s face on the lace keeper.

http://www.licensing.biz/news/read/dr-martens-shows-off-new-wave-of-adventure-time-boots/043476

Meanwhile, Cartoon Network UK is running a competition to win five pairs of tickets to see the UK premiere of the new Adventure Time mini-series: Stakes with an opportunity to meet Olivia Olson (the voice actress of Marceline The Vampire Queen in Adventure Time) in London, you have until Friday to enter the competition so good luck!