Cartoon Network At PAX West Video Game Convention 1st September

Cartoon Network At PAX West Video Game Convention 1st September

Cartoon Network At PAX West Video Game Convention 1st September

Tomorrow (Friday 1st September), is the first day of the PAX (Penny Arcade Expo) West Video Game Convention in Seattle, Washington, USA. PAX celebrates gaming, this includes anything ranging from video games to table-top games. The first event on PAX West’s schedule tomorrow (10am to 11am at the Hydra Theatre) will be a panel about two upcoming releases from Cartoon Network Games – Steven Universe: Save the Light and OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes.

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes creator – Ian Jones-Quartey will be attending the panel to discuss the design process behind the new video game, also joining the panel is Dan Vader, the lead writer and designer for the new OK K.O.! game at Capybara Games. Chris Graham, the creative director and founder of Grumpyface Studios will offer a behind-the-scenes look at Steven Universe: Save The Light. Mario Piedra, the digital creative director at Cartoon Network will also be attending the panel.

http://west.paxsite.com/schedule/panel/cartoon-network-presents-inside-the-game-design-of-ok-k.o.-steven-universe

Both games were previewed at E3 2017 (Electronic Entertainment Expo) in Los Angeles in June. Both OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes and Steven Universe: Save the Light will be released on game consoles, OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes will also be released for the PC.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/06/cartoon-network-at-e3-2017-ok-k-o-and-steven-universe/

Cartoon Network USA Digital Doings Bulletin Week Of 28th August 2017

Cartoon Network USA Digital Doings Bulletin Week Of 28th August 2017

Cartoon Network USA Digital Doings Bulletin Week Of 28th August 2017: From The Turner USA Press Release

Ben 10 Overload: Watch New Alien Specials on the CN App and Create Exciting Adventures with the Rustbucket Playset

See It First: Ben 10 “Alien of the Week”

It’s time for Stinkfly, Four Arms and the rest of the alien crew to undergo their biggest transformations in Ben 10’s “Alien of the Week” specials. Watch the first sneak peek episode featuring Diamondhead and learn more about his planet this Friday on the Cartoon Network app before it airs.

Get the free Cartoon Network app on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon.

Assembly Required: Ben 10 Rustbucket Playset

Fans can now create their own alien adventures with the new Playmates Ben 10 Rustbucket Toy Set. Watch the 2-in-1 action toy transform into what is sure to be a holiday hit here and purchase at Toys “R” Us, Amazon.com, Target or Walmart. Action figures required for the ultimate play experience are sold separately.

Cartoon Network 25 Years Of Drawing On Creativity Exhibit Opens September

Cartoon Network 25 Years Of Drawing On Creativity Exhibit Opens September

Cartoon Network 25 Years Of Drawing On Creativity Exhibit Opens September

On 1st October 2017, Cartoon Network USA will reach a significant milestone in the history of art, pop culture and broadcasting, on this date, the world’s first television channel that’s 100% devoted to cartoons will celebrate its 25th Anniversary and The Paley Center for Media in New York and Los Angeles will be running a free public exhibition to celebrate the channel’s history and the much beloved animated shows it has produced.

The special exhibition will be open from 16th September until 8th October at The Paley Center for Media in New York and will be open Wednesdays to Sundays 12pm to 6pm, open Thursday nights until 8pm, closed Mondays and Tuesdays. For Cartoon Network fans on the west coast of the United States, there will also be an exhibition at The Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles from 14th October to 19th November.

During the exhibition – Cartoon Network: 25 Years of Drawing on Creativity, visitors will experience the cartoon creation process from sketches all the way to the screen with an in-depth look at one of Cartoon Network’s biggest hits in recent years – Steven Universe. At the exhibition, there will also be stop motion sets from Adventure Time, sculptures of The Powerpuff Girls and an exhibit for Cartoon Network Studios’ latest show – OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes.

Also on weekends throughout the duration of the exhibition (from Saturday 16th September to Sunday 8th October), there’s a one-hour screening of episodes from Cartoon Network’s animation library including Ben 10, Steven Universe, Adventure Time, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, and The Powerpuff Girls. In addition, there will also be a one-hour screening focusing entirely on Steven Universe, this includes episodes, behind-the-scenes clips, music videos and other special content.

On the first day of the exhibition – Saturday 16th September, The Paley Center in New York will be running an animation activity session for kids. The session will be an opportunity for kids to try out some simple animation techniques and it will be an insight on how some of their favourite animated shows are made. Children aged between 5 and 7 years old will learn about storyboarding, this will give kids the chance to draw their favourite characters and to use their creativity and imagination to draw a storyboard. Children aged between 8 and 15 years old will be given the opportunity to produce simple animations using Flip Books, Thaumatropes, and Phenakistoscopes.

Events and Screenings at the Cartoon Network: 25 Years Of Drawing On Creativity Exhibit At The Paley Center In New York

Free Drop-In Animation Activities for Kids

Saturday 16th September 2017, noon to 3.30pm

You be the animator! Through arts and crafts projects with the Paley Educators, children (ages 5-15) and families will have the opportunity to try out simple animation techniques and gain a better understanding of process behind some of their most beloved Cartoon Network programs.

Storyboarding (ages 5-7)

Using blank storyboard templates, children will be able to map out a scene of their own design. This activity will give children a chance to try their hand at drawing their favorite Cartoon Network characters and then using their creativity, imagination, and literacy skills to fill in the dialogue and action boxes for a complete scene.

Flip Books, Thaumatropes, and Phenakistoscopes (ages 8-15)

One of the best ways of understanding how animation comes to life is to do it yourself. Children will be given the opportunity to create their own simple animation toys like flip books, thaumatropes, and phenakistoscopes that show how small changes over multiple images make for exciting results!

Cartoon Network on the Big Screen

New York: Weekends, Saturday 16th September to Sunday 8th October 2017.
Los Angeles: Weekends, Saturday 14th October to Sunday 19th November 2017.

Starting at 12.15pm and 2.15pm.

Join us in the theater to enjoy a taste of the Cartoon Network programming that is featured in the exhibit.

Cartoon Network Sampler: One hour screening of episodes featured in our exhibit including Ben 10, Steven Universe, Adventure Time, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes!, and The Powerpuff Girls.

Steven Universe: One hour screening focusing on Steven Universe, including episodes, behind-the-scenes clips, music videos, other special Steven Universe content.

https://www.paleycenter.org/cartoon-network-25-years-of-drawing-on-creativity