New York Comic-Con 2015 Cartoon Network Overview
Over this weekend (09/10/2015-11/10/2015) was one of the most important events in the comics and animation convention calendar in the United States, called New York Comic-Con. As usual, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim had a series of panels for their animated shows, including voice actors and production staff for Steven Universe, Adventure Time, Regular Show, Wabbit and Robot Chicken.
From the Adventure Time event, we now know when the Adventure Time Stakes story arc will premiere, it will premiere on Saturday 14th November on CN USA. The story arc will have eight episodes focused on Marceline, Finn, and Jake’s mysterious vampire friend. The first two Stakes episodes were premiered at the convention this weekend. In the story arc, we will find out about Marceline’s past as a vampire hunter and how she became a vampire herself. Also other Adventure Time related news for Season 7 include a holiday special with BMO as the main character, which will be about his creator visiting him over the holiday season and another gender-swapped Fionna and Cake episode. The Adventure Time panel featured the show’s producer, Adam Muto, Jeremy Shada (Voice of Finn), John DiMaggio (Voice of Jake), Olive Olson (Voice of Marceline) and Rebecca Sugar (Voice of Marceline’s mother in the Stakes story arc, former writer and storyboard artist for Adventure Time and creator of Steven Universe) and was moderated by Eric Bauza, a voice actor known as the voice of Marvin the Martian and Belly Bag in Uncle Grandpa.
Robot Chicken will also have another DC Comics special entitled Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 3: Magical Friendship which premieres on Sunday 18th October, a teaser trailer was shown at the convention.
Here are selection of some of the best moments as covered by Cartoon Network USA on Twitter.
— ゲイブ Ⓥ (@gabeolivero) October 9, 2015
— Katie Krentz (@katiekrentz) October 9, 2015
— Eric Bauza (@bauzilla) October 10, 2015
— CartoonNetworkPR (@CartoonNetPR) October 10, 2015
AdultSwimUSA: RCDC3 New York Comic Con Teaser Trailer | Robot Chicken | Adult Swim http://t.co/FLaHhTfy1A
— RegularCapital (@RegularTweetsUK) October 11, 2015