Cartoon Network News In Brief Late January 2017

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late January 2017

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.

http://mightymagiswords.cartoonnetwork.fr/

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%.

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.

http://www.campaignlive.co.uk/article/scooby-doo-fronts-halifaxs-latest-ad/1420140

The Vamps And Cartoon Network UK Promote Kung Fu Panda 3 Home Video Release

The Vamps And Cartoon Network UK Promote Kung Fu Panda 3 Home Video Release

The Vamps And Cartoon Network UK Promote Kung Fu Panda 3 Home Video Release

Pop-rock band, The Vamps made a guest appearance in a special advert made by Cartoon Network UK to promote and celebrate Dreamworks Animation’s latest DVD/Blu-ray release – Kung Fu Panda 3, available in stores now. The promo was made with green-screen technology utilising 3D CGI graphics, giving the appearance of a building with ancient Chinese architecture (to match the artistic theme of the movie) with Cartoon Network themed branding.

The DVD and Blu-ray release of Kung Fu Panda 3 features the single “Kung Fu Fighting” by the band. Throughout summer, The Vamps will be appearing in-between shows on Cartoon Network UK, in segments including a martial arts training session with Po and a hacky-sack competition. Cartoon Network UK’s summer schedule starts on Monday 25th July, with new episodes of Nexo Knights, with weekend marathons and new episodes of Adventure Time, The Amazing World of Gumball, Regular Show, Yo-Kai Watch and Teen Titans Go!.

From The Turner UK Press Release

Cartoon Network has teamed up with the hit British pop rock band The Vamps and Kung Fu Panda 3 on Blu-ray and DVD to kick-off their official countdown to summer. From Monday 11th July, the popular four-piece band will take over the channel and promote the DVD and Blu-ray release of Kung Fu Panda 3, available from 11th July, to get viewers Kung Fu ready this Summer. Both the Blu-ray and DVD features the band’s hit single ‘Kung Fu Fighting’.

From a hacky-sack competition to a martial arts training session with Po, The Vamps will be offering kids plenty of exciting entertainment in between episodes of their favourite comedy and action-adventure shows.

Speaking about the upcoming summer holidays, The Vamps said:

“This summer we’re taking over Cartoon Network for their official ‘Countdown to Summer’ and teaming up with Kung Fu Panda 3, which is available on July 11th on DVD and Blu-ray – featuring our hit single ‘Kung Fu Fighting’. We’re big fans of Cartoon Network, which is why we’re so excited to be taking over the channel to help you countdown to the holidays!”

Cartoon Network’s summer holiday line-up kicks off on Monday 25th July with all-new episodes of Nexo Knights, followed by weekend marathons and all-new episodes of fan-favourites: Adventure Time, The Amazing World of Gumball, Regular Show, Yo-Kai Watch and Teen Titans Go!

https://www.turner.com/pressroom/celebrate-release-kung-fu-panda-3-blu-ray-dvd…-vamps-take-over-cartoon-network-get-you

http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.uk
https://www.facebook.com/thevampsofficial/
http://www.dreamworks.com/kungfupanda/movies/kung-fu-panda-3