Cartoon Network USA App Now Has Chromecast Support
Cartoon Network USA’s live streaming and VOD (video on-demand) app now has Google Chromecast support. Any TV with a Chromecast dongle can now stream episodes from the app on a smartphone or tablet, users can push a video onto a Chromecast device by simply pressing the Cast button. Cartoon Network has also added 40 new stickers for iOS users and features designs from Cartoon Network’s top shows including Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, Steven Universe and Teen Titans Go!.
The app was updated on Thursday this week (18/05/2017). Chromecast support on the Cartoon Network App was one of the most requested features by users and follows the Apple TV’s TV app integration update which was released last month.
Today (16/02/2017), Cartoon Network EMEA and Cartoon Network Games has released a brand new Powerpuff Girls mobile app – The Powerpuff Girls: Story Maker. Ever wanted to create your own Powerpuff Girls episode? ever dreamed about the Powerpuff Girls saving the world before bedtime in a story featuring your own ideas?, now with The Powerpuff Girls Story Maker app, you can make your very own Powerpuff Girls story featuring the characters from the popular animated show.
With the app, you can create action scenes using show’s superheroines (Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup) and villains (featuring the Powerpuff Girls arch nemesis – Mojo Jojo and also Princess Morebucks). The app also features backdrops of Townsville as featured in the show including the Professor Utonium’s laboratory, the girl’s classroom and the city itself, as well as props including the Powerpuff hotline smartphones.
With The Powerpuff Girls: Story Maker App, it’s possible to record your voice and even take the role of narrator, save your creations onto your phone or tablet and share it with your family and friends via e-mail.
Ever since the show’s premiere in 1998 on Cartoon Network USA (and 1995 pilot premiere on Cartoon Network’s World Premiere Toons), The Powerpuff Girls became one of Cartoon Network’s most popular shows, the show appeals to both girls and boys because of its unusual combination of cuteness and action as well as its humour. Last year, The Powerpuff Girls returned to Cartoon Network with more new episodes.
The Powerpuff Girls airs every day on Cartoon Network UK at 7.45pm.
The Powerpuff Girls: Story Maker app is available for free to download from Google Play (for Android smartphones and tablets) and the iTunes App Store (iOS for iPhone and iOS):
From the App’s Description On The iTunes App Store
Let your child bring their imagination to life with the brand-new, free Powerpuff Girls Story Maker app! Join Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup, in the Powerpuff Girls’ greatest adventure yet – where YOU get to decide what happens next. Will the girls defeat Mojo Jojo yet again, or will he finally get his own back? This is a creativity-focussed game where your child can animate their own Powerpuff Girls stories. You can help your child make their very own adventures and let them get creative.
Your child can create: select their favourite Powerpuff Girls characters on to the animation stage, add props, and then record their voice to bring the scene to life. The end result is their very own personalised story you can then save to your mobile or tablet and show off your child’s talents with friends and family.
From The Turner UK Press Release: Lights, Camera, Action! The Powerpuff Girls Story Maker App Launches Today!: Cartoon Network invites you to create your very own Powerpuff Girls-themed stories
The Powerpuff Girls are calling on you to help them juggle school, homework and a parade of evil villains in the all-new The Powerpuff Girls Story Maker app. Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup are placing their destiny in your hands as you set the scene for your very own action adventure story with the superhero sisters. The Powerpuff Girls Story Maker app is available now on iOS and Google Play and is free to download.
The Powerpuff Girls Story Maker app allows parents and kids to work together to create their very own story based on the much-loved crime-fighting trio. You can create and animate scenes involving your favourite heroes and villains from the series, from Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup to the girls’ arch nemesis, Mojo Jojo. Once the scene is set and fully decorated with fun items from The Powerpuff Girls universe, you can record your voice and narrate over your bespoke animation to further add a personal touch to your story. The stories can then be saved to the device and watched later or shared with friends and family via email.
Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup are three super cute, super fierce little girls, known to their fans (and villains everywhere) as The Powerpuff Girls! For girls who know what it’s like to be underestimated, The Powerpuff Girls is the only superheroine brand that shows what “little girls” are really made of. An original, animated comedy series from Cartoon Network Studios, The Powerpuff Girls airs every day at 7:45pm on Cartoon Network.
New Mobile Game Mighty Magiswords Surely You Quest Available From 16th February
Next Thursday (16/02/2017), Cartoon Network Games will releasing their latest mobile game based on Mighty Magiswords called “Surely You Quest”. Mighty Magiswords follows the adventures of Prohyas and Vambre, a sibling team of “Warriors for Hire” who go quests using their magically outrageous swords. The new game will be available for iOS, Android and Fire devices and will be available to download for free on iTunes, Google Play and the Amazon App Store.
Mighty Magiswords: Surely You Quest is an RPG (Roleplaying Game) game where the player takes the role of Prohyas and Vambre, were they partake in humorous quests and exciting battles using their Magiswords. The new game will integrate into the MagiMobile app, the app integration into the game allows the player to utilizes the swords they’ve collected either by watching video clips, by watching the TV show or by completing quests on the app. The Magimobile app was originally released in the United States on 10th November and had since rolled out to Cartoon Network audiences in Australia and the Philippines.
The new mobile game is another addition to the Mighty Magiswords digital content already produced by Cartoon Network Studios, such as interactive shorts, narrative vlogs hosted by the Warriors, a multitude of digital games and MagiMobile.
Mighty Magiswords will also fully premiere in the United Kingdom on 10th April (for the Easter school holidays) and will also fully premiere on Cartoon Network France on Monday 6th March at 7.05pm.
From The Official Turner Asia-Pacific Press Release: Cartoon Network Expands The Mighty Magiswords World: Season Two Greenlight and New Mobile Game Surely You Quest
Turner’s Cartoon Network has charted multiplatform wins internationally with Mighty Magiswords, leading to a season two order of the hit comedy series and the launch of a new mobile game, Surely You Quest. Mighty Magiswords follows the adventures of Prohyas and Vambre, a sibling team of “Warriors for Hire” who embark on heroic quests using outrageously funny swords called Magiswords.
The immersive MagiMobile app, which has so far had APAC launches in the Philippines and Australia, empowers fans to collect swords like the Warriors. And this newest mobile game further heightens the interactivity of the Mighty Magiswords world by allowing users to use their collections in active gameplay, while also gathering and upgrading more Magiswords via the audio content recognition cues in Mighty Magiswords programming.
Mighty Magiswords is produced at Cartoon Network Studios and created by Kyle A. Carrozza (The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water). Season two of Mighty Magiswords will find Prohyas and Vambre embarking on epic adventures and even more hilarious quests in pursuit of the latest and greatest Magiswords to add to their coveted collections.
Fans have shown they are hungry for more from the Mighty Magiswords world and Cartoon Network is ready to meet them wherever they are with Surely You Quest, an idle RPG coming to iTunes, Google Play and Amazon for free on February 16 in the US, and in selected Asia Pacific markets over the coming few weeks.
Surely You Quest connects to MagiMobile by giving fans access to their Magiswords and allowing them to expand their collections. Gamers can use the swords they previously earned in MagiMobile for gameplay in Surely You Quest, and the more fans watch and engage with MagiMobile, the more options they will have for battles in the game. Surely You Quest adds to a rich connected world of more than 400 pieces of original content including interactive shorts, narrative vlogs hosted by the Warriors, a multitude of digital games and MagiMobile.
New episodes of Mighty Magiswords continue to air on Cartoon Network and are available anytime, anywhere on the Cartoon Network Watch and Play and Cartoon Network Anything apps, as well as its websites and YouTube channels.