Cartoon Network News In Brief Late January 2017
Cartoon Network France Launches Mighty Magiswords Microsite
The Cartoon Network France website now has a Mighty Magiswords section. In the Mighty Magiswords section of the site, you can find out more about the main characters – Prohyas and Vambre as well as secondary characters including Grup the Dragon and Princess Zange. There’s information about the different types of Magiswords used by the Warriors for Hire in the show and there’s info about the different locations in the land of Lyvsheria.
— Cartoon Network FR (@CN_France) January 25, 2017
Turner Kids Channel Ratings Increase
Turner France has published their latest kids channel portfolio viewing statistics, the audience of its kids channels (Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing and Toonami) have grown by almost 12% among children aged 4 to 10 years old. In the 4 to 14 age group, the viewing rating growth rate was 27.5%.
— TURNER France (@Turner_FR) January 25, 2017
Scooby-Doo! Halifax Advert Now Airing In The UK
Halifax, a major UK bank, has continued their partnership with Hanna-Barbera with a brand new advert featuring Scooby-Doo and his Mystery Inc. crime-solving friends, in the advert Scooby and Shaggy hide in Halifax branch to seek safety from an Egyptian mummy chasing them, later they’re taking advantage of Halifax’s Reward account by eating at a pizza restaurant, and by chance, the mummy that was chasing them became unbandaged, revealing the man that was causing the trouble all along. According to a survey carried out by Sky Kids last year, Scooby-Doo was voted the UK’s all time favourite kids TV show. Previous Halifax adverts featured Top Cat and The Flintstones.