Cartoon Network India’s 20th Birthday

Cartoon Network 20th Birthday

Cartoon Network India became 20 years old on 1st May and to celebrate its 20th birthday, the channel will feature a special schedule, movies and competitions throughout the month. The Happy Birthday Cartoon Network programming line-up will not only include current shows such as Horrid Henry and Oggy and the Cockroaches but also The Flintstones, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy and Courage the Cowardly Dog. Starting from today (04/05/2015), the special schedule will be aired from Monday to Friday at 11am.

As part of the anniversary celebrations, Cartoon Network is giving one child and their family a chance to win a holiday at the Cartoon Network Amazone waterpark in Thailand. Other prizes such as tablets and PSPs will also be up for grabs.

During the summer, Cartoon Network India will be airing more new localised content such as new episodes of Roll No. 21 along with movies such as Mighty Raju: Superhero School and Sholay Adventures. In terms of non-Cartoon Network imports, Sonic Boom will be broadcast on the channel. New episodes of Cartoon Network’s worldwide shows, Steven Universe and The Amazing World of Gumball will also be aired. The channel will also be airing Uncle Grandpa and Clarence for the first time in May and June respectively.

Turner International India South Asia managing director Siddharth Jain made this statement to celebrate Cartoon Network India’s 20th Birthday.

“Since its inception in 1995, Cartoon Network has been the leading channel in the genre thanks to the adulation and loyalty of our fans across generations. We look forward to the future with innovative and engaging content forming our cornerstone to success.”

Also in nearby Sri Lanka, Cartoon Network Southeast Asia has returned to the Dialog Satellite TV platform, after a brief period of broadcasting Cartoon Network India in the country.

New Show: Sonic Boom Now On Cartoon Network Southeast Asia

Sonic Boom

A new show, Sonic Boom is now airing every Saturday on Cartoon Network Southeast Asia (Singapore & Malaysia 9.30am, Thailand 8.30am), The famous video game character, Sonic The Hedgehog has returned to television for a new action/comedy 3D CGI animated series. The show is an American-French production produced by Sega of America, Inc. and OuiDo! Productions with Lagardère Thématiques and Jeunesse TV. The plot of the new show is the plot of a typical Sonic video game, and that’s for Sonic to team up with his friends: Tails, Amy and Knuckles to battle his arch-nemesis, Doctor Eggman.

The world's biggest gaming icon, Sonic the Hedgehog, is back every Saturday on Cartoon Network! Tune in at 9:30AM for…

Posted by Cartoon Network Asia on Friday, 1 May 2015

LittleBigPlanet 3 Adventure Time Costume Pack & Level Editor DLC Now Available On Playstation 3 & 4

SumoDigital, the developers of the popular PlayStation 3 & 4 video game, LittleBigPlanet 3, have added an Adventure Time downloadable content pack containing costumes of Adventure Time characters and a special Land of Ooo level editor. The DLC pack also contains 16 Materials, 4 Objects, 25 Decorations, 81 Stickers, new music tracks and a bonus Fionna costume, enabling the player to have their very own adventures.

Description from YouTube video:

The ever-adventurous Sackboy embarks on an adventure like no other this week when he finds himself transported to the Land of Ooo in the Adventure Time Level Kit.

You will encounter many other characters from the Cartoon Network animated series – and will even be able to find all sorts of goodies to pick up and add to your ever-expanding collection of creative goodies in your Popit.

The Adventure Time Level Kit features a playable Gallery Level containing:
• 16 Materials, 4 Objects, 25 Decorations, 81 Stickers to design with!
• 2 Original Music tracks (“A Blip and a Bubble”, “Manlorette Party”), 1 Interactive Music track (“Zombie Loop”) and 3 Cinematic Stingers (“Tragedy of Jake”, “Level 1” and “Distortion Dirge”) by original Adventure Time composer, Tim Kiefer.
• Land of Ooo Level Background
• A Bonus Fionna Costume