January 2016 On Cartoon Network Japan

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January 2016 On Cartoon Network Japan

Cartoon Network Japan has uploaded a press release promo for what’s coming to the channel during this month. During January 2016, Cartoon Network Japan will air new episodes of Uncle Grandpa, The Amazing World of Gumball, Clarence and Adventure Time.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.jp

Lego Nexo Knights Premieres 1st February On Cartoon Network UK

Lego Nexo Knights Premieres 1st February On Cartoon Network UK

Lego Nexo Knights Premieres 1st February On Cartoon Network UK

A brand new Lego-themed adventure series is coming to Cartoon Network UK and Ireland on Monday 1st February at 6pm, presenting Lego Nexo Knights, which tells the story of five hi-tech knights Clay, Macy, Lance, Aaron and Axl in a futuristic medieval kingdom. The knights and Merlok 2.0, their mentor, will go a journey and defeat the Jestro the jester and find source of his evil power – the Book of Monsters. Much like Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitsu, Lego Nexo Knights is a show of epic action and comedy, it’s not to be missed; new episodes air every weekday.

Lego Nexo Knights will premiere globally on international Cartoon Network feeds during 2016.

From The Turner UK Press Release

Cartoon Network presents a brand new series from the prolific LEGO Group, LEGO Nexo Knights; kicking off Monday, 1st February at 6pm on Cartoon Network with new episodes rolling out every day at 6pm throughout February. The adventure /comedy series will be seen on Cartoon Network globally in the weeks to come.

In the futuristic kingdom of Knighton, we are introduced to the Nexo Knight army led by Clay, Macy, Lance, Aaron and Axl. Along with their mentor, Merlok 2.0, the Knights embark on a journey to defeat evil jester Jestro, and the Book of Monsters.

The funny action packed adventures take place in a relatable high tech world featuring Clay as the leader of the pack. When they aren’t fighting evil they are enjoying the real world outside of their knight armor. With epic battles, digital wizardry, magical explosions, and a race to get the Book of Deception, Nexo Knights also brings a generous dose of humour into the mix.

Cartoon Network has long partnered with LEGO to bring compelling entertainment to kids on every platform with series and specials like: highly successful Ninjago, Justice League: Batman Be-Leaguered, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out, Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles, Legends of Chima, Masters of Spinjitzu, and Mixels.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.uk/

Cartoon Network UK Partners With Weetabix For Weetabuddies Campaign

Cartoon Network UK Partners With Weetabix For Weetabuddies Campaign

Cartoon Network UK Partners With Weetabix For Weetabuddies Campaign

Last week, it was announced that breakfast cereal company Weetabix have signed up an advertising sponsorship deal with Cartoon Network UK. Weetabix first started their Weetabuddies campaign last year and this year they will be bring back the campaign and will be working with Cartoon Network to educate kids the importance of eating a healthy breakfast. The new partnership includes sponsorship of the peak breakfast time slot before school on Cartoon Network UK for the whole of January, April, September and November in 2016 as well as sponsorship on Boomerang in April and September. Each sponsorship ident will centre on different Weetabuddy characters in a cereal bowl telling funny jokes or acting in funny situations.

Cartoon Network has also turned some of their famous cartoon characters into Weetabuddies using Weetabix for the campaign including Adventure Time’s Jake the Dog to Regular Show’s Rigby and Bubbles from The Powerpuff Girls. Cartoon Network has made a special Weetabix Weetabuddies microsite, where kids can submit their very own Weetabuddy creations and play the Drench Me mini-game. The best Weetabuddies will be entered into a competition for the chance to win an iPad, and some will even make an appearance on Cartoon Network.

The Cartoon Network Anything app and Cartoon Network’s Imagination Studios initiative will be used to promote the Weetabuddies campaign. The Imagination Studios microsite will feature a short documentary of the making of the Weetabuddies as seen on Cartoon Network. The video will include a food stylist explaining to kids how to make their very own Uncle Grandpa Weetabuddy, using healthy toppings and Weetabix. The Cartoon Network Anything app will feature short form videos of different Weetabuddies during April and September this year.

Zara Peters, sponsorship and promotions director, Turner Broadcasting System Europe made this statement regarding the partnership with Weetabix:

“We’re thrilled to be working with the iconic breakfast brand Weetabix to help launch the Weetabuddies 2016 campaign. Cartoon Network will feature sponsored Weetabuddies content across our on-air and digital platforms to help encourage kids to get creative and excited about Weetabix’s healthy breakfast cereal. Cartoon Network values kids creativity and we can’t wait to see their Weetabuddy creations! We believe this campaign will remind kids that mornings can be fun.”

http://www.weetabix.co.uk/news/49/weetabix-to-relaunch-weetabuddies-in-2016