Adventure Time And Regular Show Comic Crossover Starts This August

Adventure Time And Regular Show Comic Crossover Starts This August

Adventure Time And Regular Show Comic Crossover Starts This August

According to Entertainment Weekly, KaBOOM! Comics (an imprint of BOOM! Studios) will be releasing a comic crossover of two of Cartoon Network’s biggest animated hits in recent years – Regular Show and Adventure Time. The comic crossover series will start this August. In the comic crossover, Adventure Time’s Princess Bubblegum sends Finn and Jake on a quest to find “The Power”, a magical keyboard that can make anything possible as featured in the first episode of Regular Show.

The Power is the only device that can save The Land of Ooo from a powerful new villain, and Skips is hiding it. However, tensions flair when Finn and Jake turn up in Mordecai’s and Rigby’s city to retrieve The Power. The comic book crossover is written by Conor McCreery and features artwork by Mattia Di Meo and illustrations by Phil Murphy.

In an Entertainment Weekly interview with Conor McCreery, he mentions that there will be a lot of crazy moments and references to both shows, he also said to expect punches, monsters, hamboning and a totally mathematical new villain.

http://ew.com/books/2017/05/18/adventure-time-regular-show-comic-crossover/

Steven Universe Anti Gravity Graphic Novel To Be Released 25th July

Steven Universe Anti Gravity Graphic Novel To Released 25th July

Steven Universe Anti Gravity Graphic Novel To Be Released 25th July

News about a brand new graphic novel based on the popular Cartoon Network show – Steven Universe was announced in an exclusive Entertainment Weekly interview with the writer of the novel – Talya Perper and illustrator – Queenie Chan.

The new graphic novel will have the title “Anti Gravity”, the story will be about Steven and the Crystal Gems traveling to the Moon Base in order to investigate who or what might be creating an electrical disturbance that has been causing objects to hover over Beach City. The events in the novel takes place in between seasons three and four.

Like previous Cartoon Network comic books, KaBOOM! (BOOM! Studios’ children’s imprint) will be publishing the novel and it will be released in the United States on Tuesday 25th July 2017.

http://ew.com/books/2017/02/10/steven-universe-anti-gravity/

Powfactor The Powerpuff Girls New Global Campaign

Powfactor The Powerpuff Girls New Global Campaign

Powfactor The Powerpuff Girls New Global Campaign

Cartoon Network USA has launched a new global campaign today featuring The Powerpuff Girls, Entertainment Weekly reports; the campaign is called “Powfactor”, the purpose of the campaign is to embrace individuality and confidence in children. Everyone has a special ingredient that makes them unique and have the power inside themselves to change the world, no superpowers are necessary. The Powerpuff Girls’ special ingredient is Chemical X, but what’s yours?

The campaign kickstarted today with a music video of The Powerpuff Girls performing the 2016 Tacocat version of the theme song.

Jill King, Cartoon Network’s Senior Vice President, Marketing and Partnerships made this statement about the new global campaign:

“Just like Blossom, Bubbles, and Buttercup, kids have a special ingredient which makes them heroes. This new campaign has a message of positivity, individuality, and confidence.”

To expand on the campaign, Cartoon Network has partnered with Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls to create a mini documentary series that encourages kids to embrace their uniqueness and to make a positive impact on the world. The first episode of What’s Your Powfactor? has already been uploaded on to the Smart Girls YouTube channel, the first episode is about Christina Li, a high school student and a White House Champion of Change for Computer Science Education.

Meredith Walker, a co-founder of Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls also commented on the new initiative:

“Powfactor demonstrates the power that all smart girls (and guys) have when they embrace their individuality to make a difference in their community”

Kids will be able to express their “Powfactor” via the CN Sayin’ app, an app where kids can record themselves for a chance to appear on Cartoon Network USA.

As a reminder, Cartoon Network USA will be airing new episodes of The Powerpuff Girls every weekday all this week (Monday 19th September to Friday 23rd September) at 5.30pm ET/PT.

http://www.ew.com/article/2016/09/19/powerpuff-girls-cartoon-network-powfactor