Cartoon Network UK Children’s BAFTA Awards 2017 Nominations

Cartoon Network UK Children's BAFTA Awards 2017 Nominations

Cartoon Network UK Children’s BAFTA Awards 2017 Nominations

Today (24th October), BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts), has announced their nominations for this year’s Children’s BAFTA Awards. This year, Cartoon Network (also includes Boomerang) has received a total of six nominations across five categories. The Amazing World of Gumball has been nominated again in the Animation category and also in the Writing category, so far, The Amazing World of Gumball has won eight BAFTAs. Cartoon Network UK has been nominated in the Kids Channel Of The Year category for this year’s awards, the channel won the award in 2014. Cartoon Network’s virtual reality mobile app – Adventure Time: I See Ooo has been nominated in the Interactive category. In the Short Form content category, Cartoon Network’s anti-bullying initiative – Buddy Network and Boomerang’s The Happos Family have been nominated.

This year’s awards ceremony will be held at The Roundhouse in London, on Sunday 26th November and will be hosted by actor, writer and comedian – Doc Brown.

List Of All 2017 Children’s BAFTA Awards Categories With Cartoon Network Nominations:

Animation

The Amazing World Of Gumball

Ben Bocquelet, Mic Graves, Sarah Fell – Turner/Cartoon Network

Revolting Rhymes

Production Team – Magic Light Pictures/BBC One

Shaun The Sheep

Will Becher, John Woolley, Richard Starzak – Aardman Animations/CBBC

We’re Going On A Bear Hunt

Production Team – Lupus Films, Bear Hunt Films, Walker Productions, Herrick Entertainment/Channel 4

Channel Of The Year

Cartoon Network

CBBC

Cbeebies

Truetube

Interactive

Adventure Time “I See Ooo”
Antonio Grasso, Ben Trewhella, Anil Glendinning – Turner

The Gruffalo Spotter
Development Team – Magic Light Pictures & Nexus Studios

Hey Duggee: We Love Animals
Phil Hoskins, Keith Davidson, Peter Hickman – Scary Beasties Ltd and BBC Worldwide

Virry VR
Martin Percy, Svetlana Dragayeva, Joanna Fogler – Fountain Digital Labs

Short Form

Cartoon Network Buddy Network
Daniel Fuller, Simon Dean, Charles Battrick – Turner/Cartoon Network

The Happos Family
Patricia Hidalgo, Richelle Wilder, Erica Darby – Turner/Boomerang

Morph
Merlin Crossingham, Helen Argo, Peter Lord – Aardman Animations/Sky Kids

Share A Story 2016
Production Team – CITV/CITV

Writer

Adam Tyler
Screwball! – TrueTube

Joe Williams
Hank Zipzer’s Christmas Catastrophe – CBBC

Paul Rose, Luc Skyz, Mikis Michaelides
4 O’Clock Club – CBBC

Writing Team
The Amazing World of Gumball – Cartoon Network

A list of all the categories and nominations for the 2017 Children’s BAFTA awards can be viewed via the link below:

http://www.bafta.org/children/awards/childrens-awards-nominations-2017

BAFTA Press Release: http://www.bafta.org/media-centre/press-releases/nominations-release-childrens-awards

http://www.cartoonnetwork.co.uk

Teen Titans Go! And The Powerpuff Girls Lego Dimensions Toys Now Available In Stores

Teen Titans Go! And The Powerpuff Girls Lego Dimensions Toys Now Available In Stores

Teen Titans Go! And The Powerpuff Girls Lego Dimensions Toys Now Available In Stores

Lego Dimensions, the interactive LEGO “toys-to-life” video game hybrid featuring many popular media franchises now has The Powerpuff Girls and Teen Titans Go! toys which can now be used in-game. The new toys form part of Lego Dimensions’ ninth wave of interactive toys since the game’s release. The ninth wave packs were released on Tuesday 12th September and are now available to buy at video game retailers or online.

Players that purchase either Teen Titans Go! expansion pack (Team Pack or the smaller Fun Pack) can access an exclusive, original episode where the Teen Titans gang find themselves in the LEGO Dimensions multiverse. The Teen Titans Go! Team Pack, includes Lego mini-figures of two members of the Teen Titans – Raven and Beast Boy. The Team Pack also features the 3-in-1 T-Car which can be transformed into the Forklift as well as the T-Plane. Players can transform the Spellbook of Azarath into Raven Wings and the Giant Hand for adventures deep underground or even above the beyond the universe.

The smaller Teen Titans Go! Fun pack will feature a Lego minifigure of Starfire. In the game, players are able to enable Starfire’s special abilities to battle enemies and solve puzzles. Players can also build the 3-in-1 Titan Robot and then rebuild it into the T-Rocket or Robot Retriever. Any Teen Titans Go! minifigure can be used to access the Teen Titans’ hometown – Jump City and explore areas including Titans Tower and Wacka Doodles Amusement Park, also players can go head-to-head in the battle arena.

https://www.lego.com/en-gb/dimensions/products/teen-titans-go-team-pack-71255

https://www.lego.com/en-gb/dimensions/products/teen-titans-go-fun-pack-71287

The Powerpuff Girls Team Pack includes Lego minifigures of Blossom and Bubbles. Also in the pack, is Octi which can be rebuilt into the Super Skunk or Sonic Squid, and the PPG Smartphone can be rebuilt into the PPG Hotline and Powerpuff Mag-Net.

The smaller Powerpuff Girls Fun Pack includes a Buttercup Lego minifigure. Players can use this cherished champion of justice to fight crime and come just in time with supercool superpowers. The 3-in-1 Mega Blast Bot can be rebuild into the Ka-Pow Cannon and Slammin’ Guitar to rock extra-awesome combat abilities. Players with a Powerpuff Girls pack will be able to access the Powerpuff Girls’ hometown – Townsville as a play environment, which includes Pokey Oaks elementary, Rainbow Land and Professor Utonium’s lab. Players can go head-to-head in the Battle Arena for endless fun.

https://www.lego.com/en-gb/dimensions/products/powerpuff-girls-team-pack-71346

https://www.lego.com/en-gb/dimensions/products/powerpuff-fun-pack-71343

Also in ninth wave, there’s a Fan Pack for horror-comedy character – Beetlejuice, the pack also includes Saturn’s Sandworm, which can be reconstructed into the Haunted Vacuum and Spooky Spider. Although it’s no longer airing, Beetlejuice also had an animated series which aired on Cartoon Network UK and Cartoon Network USA in the late 1990’s.

https://www.lego.com/en-gb/dimensions/products/beetlejuice-fun-pack-71349

Players are able to mix-up Lego Dimensions characters for awesome team-ups and crossovers, which means you can use the characters from existing Adventure Time packs can interact with The Powerpuff Girls or/and Teen Titans Go! packs.

Lego Dimensions is developed by UK games studio TT Games owned by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a sister company of Turner (owners of Cartoon Network) in partnership with The Lego Group.

Video preview of The Powerpuff Girls Lego Dimensions toys and in-game features:

Video preview of the Teen Titans Go! Lego Dimensions toys and in-game features:

Lego Dimensions Wave 9 Launch Trailer:

https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/06/teen-titans-go-and-the-powerpuff-girls-lego-dimensions-toys-to-be-released-12th-september/

Teen Titans Go! And The Powerpuff Girls Lego Dimensions Toys To Be Released 12th September

Teen Titans Go! And The Powerpuff Girls Lego Dimensions Toys To Be Released 12th September

Teen Titans Go! And The Powerpuff Girls Lego Dimensions Toys To Be Released 12th September

Lego Dimensions, the Children’s BAFTA award-winning interactive LEGO toy and video game hybrid featuring many popular media franchises, will be adding Teen Titans Go! and The Powerpuff Girls characters to the game, the new toys are part of the “Wave 9” set which will be available from 12th September.

Players that purchase either Teen Titans Go! expansion pack (Team Pack or the smaller Fun Pack) can access an exclusive, original episode to discover how the team of teenage superheroes ended up in the LEGO Dimensions multiverse. The Teen Titans Go! Team Pack, includes Lego minifigures of two members of the Teen Titans – Raven and Beast Boy. The Team Pack also features the 3-in-1 T-Car which can be rebuilt into the Forklift and the T-Plane for out of this world adventures by air and sea. Players can transform the Spellbook of Azarath into Raven Wings and the Giant Hand for adventures deep underground or even into outer space.

The smaller Teen Titans Go! Fun pack will feature a Lego minifigure of Starfire, in the game, players will be able to enable her special abilities to battle enemies and solve puzzles. Players can also build the 3-in-1 Titan Robot and then rebuild it into the T-Rocket or Robot Retriever.

Cartoon Network’s very own The Powerpuff Girls will also be getting its very own Lego Dimensions packs. Players can bring Townsville to LEGO Dimensions with The Powerpuff Girls Team Pack which includes Lego minifigures of Blossom and Bubbles. For access to additional special abilities, the 3-in-1 Octi can be rebuilt into the Super Skunk or Sonic Squid, and the PPG Smartphone can be rebuilt into the PPG Hotline and Powerpuff Mag-Net.

The smaller Powerpuff Girls Fun Pack includes a Buttercup Lego minifigure. Players can use this cherished champion of justice to fight crime and come just in time with supercool superpowers. The 3-in-1 Mega Blast Bot can be rebuild into the Ka-Pow Cannon and Slammin’ Guitar to rock extra-awesome combat abilities.

Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup each provide access to The Powerpuff Girls Adventure World where players can unlock iconic locations like Pokey Oaks elementary, Rainbow Land, and Professor Utonium’s lab. Players can go head-to-head in the Battle Arena for endless fun.

Additionally, a Fan Pack for horror-comedy character – Beetlejuice will also be released, the pack also includes Saturn’s Sandworm, which can be reconstructed into the Haunted Vacuum and Spooky Spider. Beetlejuice also had an animated series which aired on Cartoon Network UK and Cartoon Network USA in the late 1990’s.

Lego Dimensions is developed by UK games studio TT Games owned by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a sister company of Turner (owners of Cartoon Network) in partnership with The Lego Group.

https://nintendowire.com/news/2017/05/31/lego-dimensions-wave-9-launch-september-12th/

https://brickset.com/article/28341/lego-dimensions-wave-9-expansion-packs-revealed