Cartoon Network News In Brief Late September 2016 Part Two

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late September 2016 Part Two

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late September 2016 Part Two

Toonami USA’s Start Time Moved to Midnight From Saturday 1st October

In line with the decision of temporarily pushing back the Cartoon Network USA to Adult Swim handover to 9pm, the start time of Adult Swim’s anime programming block – Toonami will be pushed back to midnight on Saturday nights (technically 12am Sunday morning) from Saturday 1st October. Anime fans have no need to worry, the block isn’t going anywhere, in October the Toonami block will air a new show – JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. At the moment the block’s two highest rating shows as of 17/09/2016 are Dragonball Z Kai and One Punch Man.

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2016-07-22/adult-swim-toonami-to-air-jojo-bizarre-adventure-anime-starting-in-october/.104586

Hag, Con and Bex Interview With Ben Tennyson’s voice actor – Yuri Lowenthal

Kid reviewers Hag, Con and Bex interviewed Yuri Lowenthal, known as his voice acting role as Ben Tennyson in the Ben 10 TV series sequels (Ben 10: Alien Force, Ben 10: Ultimate Alien and Ben 10: Omniverse), the interview can be read on the link below:

http://www.kidzcoolit.com/interviews/robinson-crusoe.php

Steven Universe’s The Answer Listed On The New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Book Bestseller List

Rebecca Sugar’s book based on Steven Universe’s The Answer episode has appeared on The New York Times Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover Book Bestseller List in 7th place. The book was released on 6th September.

More info about The Answer here: http://www.regularcapital.com/2016/09/steven-universe-the-answer-book-now-available/

http://www.nytimes.com/books/best-sellers/childrens-middle-grade-hardcover/

Adult Swim At San Diego Comic Con 2016

Adult Swim At San Diego Comic Con 2016

Adult Swim At San Diego Comic Con 2016

Cartoon Network’s sister network for young adults – Adult Swim will also be attending the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con International convention this week (Thursday 21st July – Sunday 24th July), with panels, autograph sessions and an adults only carnival called “Adult Swim on the Green” where attendees can play games, get a photo op with Mr. Pickles, check out the Meatwad Full Dome Experience and watch special screenings at nighttime.

Panels

Friday 22nd July – Indigo Ballroom

Robot Chicken – 12.15pm – 1pm
Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peepio – 1.15pm – 2pm
Rick and Morty – 2.15pm – 3pm
Samurai Jack – 3.15pm – 4pm

Autograph Sessions

Saturday 23rd July – Booth #3721

Samurai Jack 12pm – 1pm
Rick and Morty 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin’ Sclopio Peepio 3pm – 4pm
Robot Chicken 4.30pm – 5.30pm

Adult Swim on the Green Events (Convention Way & 5th Ave Pier)

Toonami Pre-Flight at 8pm-10pm on Thursday 21st July.
Adult Swim Presents: Things You’ve Never Seen at 8pm – 10pm on Friday 22nd July.
Rick and Morty Evening with show creators Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland on Saturday 23rd July at 8pm-10pm.

http://sdccblog.com/2016/07/adult-swim-unveils-san-diego-comic-con-2016-panels-offsite-signings-more/

http://www.turner.com/turner-comic-con-2016

New Toonami Block On Cartoon Network Taiwan

New Toonami Block On Cartoon Network Taiwan

New Toonami Block On Cartoon Network Taiwan

Yesterday (09/07/2016), Cartoon Network Taiwan launched their very own Toonami programming block. Toonami is Cartoon Network’s international action-animation channel brand which has recently been going through a revival, with the relaunch of the block on Adult Swim in the United States, channel launches in Southeast Asia, India and Thailand and the launch of Toonami France which has reintroduced the brand in Europe.

The new Toonami block airs every weekend at 7.30pm, with two new shows from launch – Dragon Ball Super and Xiaolin Chronicles, Kaitou Joker will also premiere in the block on Saturday 30th July. The block at the moment also features the anime Inazuma Eleven Go Galaxy and the Cartoon Network Australia co-production – Exchange Student Zero. Wakfu will be added to the block from 30th July.

http://www.anmtvla.com/2016/07/toonami-llega-cartoon-network-taiwan.html