Ben 10: For Science New Graphic Novel To Be Released July 2019

Ben 10: For Science New Graphic Novel To Be Released July 2019

Ben 10: For Science New Graphic Novel To Be Released July 2019

Comic book publisher – BOOM! Studios has announced that they will be releasing another new graphic novel based on Cartoon Network’s action sci-fi comedy animated series – Ben 10 in July 2019.

In Ben 10: For Science!, a science camp is attacked by a mysterious threat and Ben and Gwen must go undercover as campers to find out who attacked the camp. To have any chance of saving the day, both Ben and Gwen will need to follow the trail of science experiments gone wrong. In Ben 10: For Science! is the latest release from BOOM! Studios’ children’s imprint – KaBOOM!, home to Cartoon Network licensed comic book series such as Adventure Time, Steven Universe, Regular Show and Over The Garden Wall. The new graphic novel is written by Rainbow Award-winning writer CB Lee (Not Your Sidekick) and artist Mattia Di Meo (Adventure Time/Regular Show comics)

Ben 10: For Science! is second original Ben 10 graphic novel release from the partnership between BOOM! Studios and Cartoon Network, following the upcoming release of Ben 10: The Truth Is Out There also written by CB Lee and artist Lidan Chen coming in March 2019.

Print copies of Ben 10: For Science!, will be available for sale in July 2019 at comic book stores and bookstores across the United States as well as the BOOM! Studios webstore. Digital copies can be purchased from comiXology, iBooks, Google Play and the BOOM! Studios app.

From The BOOM! Studios Press Release: BOOM! Studios and Cartoon Network Announce BEN 10: FOR SCIENCE! Original Graphic Novel: Ben, Gwen, and Grandpa Max Return With A New Comic Book Adventure in July 2019

BOOM! Studios today announced BEN 10: FOR SCIENCE!, the next middle grade original graphic novel based on Cartoon Network’s 2017 hit series, which will debut in stores July 2019.

Ben 10 tells the story of fun loving, 10-year-old, Ben Tennyson, his cousin Gwen and Grandpa Max, as they discover new adventures around every corner. Once Ben finds the Omnitrix, a mysterious watch that transforms him into 10 different heroic aliens, a world of extraterrestrial superpowers opens up to him. Ben 10 is produced by Cartoon Network Studios and created and executive produced by Man of Action Entertainment.

In BEN 10: FOR SCIENCE!, from Rainbow Award-winning writer CB Lee (Not Your Sidekick) and artist Mattia Di Meo (Adventure Time/Regular Show), a science camp is attacked by a mysterious threat and Ben and Gwen must go undercover as campers to find out who or what is responsible. To have any chance of saving the day, they’ll need to follow the grisly trail of science experiments gone wrong.

“I’m so excited to bring Ben and Gwen to the dynamic world of discovery in FOR SCIENCE!” said writer CB Lee. “As they go undercover at a science camp to investigate monster rumors, they get swept up in making new friends and learning the wonders of space, robotics and more!”

“I can’t wait to start this new adventure with BEN 10!” said artist Mattia Di Meo. “Ben and his family are such strong characters, so it’s a treat to bring them to life…along with robots and space aliens. What else could I ask for?”

This is second original graphic novel release from the partnership between BOOM! Studios and Cartoon Network, following the upcoming debut of BEN 10: THE TRUTH IS OUT THERE from Lee and artist Lidan Chen in March 2019.

“We’re excited to jump back into all new adventures with Ben, Gwen, and Grandpa Max in BEN 10: FOR SCIENCE!,” said Cameron Chittock, Editor, BOOM! Studios. “C.B. Lee and Mattia Di Meo bring vibrant energy and heart to every page, worthy of this incredible series.”

BEN 10: FOR SCIENCE! is the latest release from BOOM! Studios’ award-winning KaBOOM! imprint, home to comics for middle grade and younger readers including licensed series such as Adventure Time, Steven Universe, Regular Show and Over The Garden Wall, along with original series like Pandora’s Legacy by Kara Leopard, Kelly & Nichole Matthews, Bodie Troll by Jay Fosgitt, Ruinworld by Derek Laufman, and The Deep by Tom Taylor and James Brouwer.

Print copies of BEN 10: FOR SCIENCE! will be available for sale in July 2019 at local comic book shops (use comicshoplocator.com to find the nearest one), bookstores and the BOOM! Studios webstore. Digital copies can be purchased from content providers, including comiXology, iBooks, Google Play, and the BOOM! Studios app.

http://www.boom-studios.com/2018/10/26/boom-studios-and-cartoon-network-announce-ben-10-for-science-original-graphic-novel/

Cartoon Network Enterprises Partners With Sonic Drive-In For Ben 10 Wacky Pack Kids Meal Toys

Cartoon Network Enterprises Partners With Sonic Drive-In For Ben 10 Wacky Pack Kids Meal Toys

Cartoon Network Enterprises Partners With Sonic Drive-In For Ben 10 Wacky Pack Kids Meal Toys

Cartoon Network Enterprises USA has signed announced a new partnership with fast-food chain Sonic Drive-In for Ben 10 toys in its Wacky Pack kids meals. Up until 25th November 2018, 3,600 Sonic Drive-Ins across the United States will be including a Ben 10 toy and Ben 10 themed stickers in its Wacky Pack kids meals. There’s five toys to collect – Four Arms, Heatblast, Cannonbolt, Upgrade and Diamondhead.

https://www.figures.com/2018/10/23/cartoon-network-partners-with-sonic-drive-in-for-animated-series-ben-10/

Brand Licensing Europe 2018: Cartoon Network’s Future Plans For Ben 10 In 2019

Brand Licensing Europe 2018: Cartoon Network's Future Plans For Ben 10 In 2019

Brand Licensing Europe 2018: Cartoon Network’s Future Plans For Ben 10 In 2019

Today (9th October), is the opening day of Brand Licensing Europe 2018 (9th October to 11th October) at the Olympia exhibition centre in London, UK. The convention is an opportunity for major brands across Europe to promote and license their properties to manufacturers so they can produce themed merchandise where fans of that particular brand would be interested in buying. Today, Cartoon Network has announced their future plans of the Ben 10 franchise.

In 2019, season three of Ben 10 will premiere, the new season will feature new aliens, vehicles and villains, Ben Tennyson will also visit Europe for the first time with episodes based on London and Paris as a response to the show’s success in the EMEA region.

According to market research data from NPD, Ben 10 is currently ranked as a top 10 action figure in the UK, France, Italy and Spain. Ben 10 is one of Cartoon Network’s most successful licensed brands. The merchandise roll-out for the 2016 reboot version of the series started in July 2017.

Commenting on the success of Ben 10’s revival in Europe, Jo Broadfield, vice president, Cartoon Network Enterprises EMEA said:

“(It’s because of) our complete commitment to developing and evolving the world of Ben 10 in a way that attracts each new generation of kids. Our partners have done an amazing job of capturing all the elements kids love from the show and translated them into innovative, engaging products that give kids the chance to live up to their dream of becoming Ben.”

Ben 10 has reached the 1 billion views mark on Cartoon Network’s main YouTube channels as well as dedicated Ben 10 YouTube channels across the EMEA region since 2016. This year, Cartoon Network has been focusing on gaming, such as the Ben 10 Omnitrix Glitch microsite which teaches kids computer coding. To help promote the Ben 10 brand, Cartoon Network has also signed up social media influencers (with also include Ben 10 toy unboxing videos), retailer displays, themed entertainment and costume character meet and greet events.

https://toyworldmag.co.uk/news/top-10-for-ben-10-as-cartoon-network-enterprises-unveils-new-emea-developments/