Cartoon Network News In Brief Mid March 2017

Cartoon Network News In Brief Mid March 2017

Cartoon Network News In Brief Mid March 2017

Final Uncle Grandpa Recording Session

Eric Bauza (the voice of Belly Bag in Uncle Grandpa) has announced that the final voice recording session for Cartoon Network’s Uncle Grandpa animated series was recorded yesterday. The show premiered in 2013 and a total of five seasons were produced. Uncle Grandpa is known for its nonsensical humour, visual gags, catchphrases and pure randomness, the show follows a man who’s everyone’s Uncle and Grandpa and visits people to help solve their problems, his close friends include a dinosaur named Mr. Gus, a Belly Bag and a slice of pizza named Pizza Steve. Nick Edwards, one of the show’s animators won a Creative Arts Emmy in 2014 in the “Outstanding Individual in Animation” category, for his work in the episode “Afraid of the Dark”.

New Mobile Game: Justice League Action Run

Last week, Warner Bros. Entertainment released a mobile game based on DC Comics’ latest animated series – Justice League Action, the new game is a “running” game with Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Firestorm and Cyborg as playable characters. There are a total of 150 mission based levels, in each level the player will have to run, slide, fly and blast through obstacles. In the game, the player will get to fight the Joker, Darkseid, Lex Luthor and Lobo.

Mobile Game Description From Google Play

Ready to take on the world’s meanest villains? Here’s your chance to hand pick your own team of Justice League Action heroes set the bad guys on the run! And between missions, you can catch your breath—watch videos, learn amazing character facts, and read the best comic books in the universe!

You’re the team leader, and there’s a lot to do:

RUN, jump, slide, dodge, fly, and blast your way through 150 mission-based levels.
SWAP heroes during your missions (why stick with one superpower or ability?)
FIGHT bosses at the end of each chapter and thwart their evil plans.
UPGRADE and customize your heroes with new costumes, abilities, gear, and superpowers.
EARN tokens to level up and unlock new heroes and more rewards.
WATCH videos, shorts, clips, and tutorials for Justice League Action and other DC Kids shows.
READ the latest DC news, announcements, character facts, and digital comic books.

It’s your world—make your choices!

HEROES: Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Firestorm, and Cyborg.
VILLAINS: Joker, Darkseid, Lex Luthor, and Lobo
BATTLEGROUNDS: Gotham City, Metropolis, Apokolips

Justice League Action Run is avaliable for free from Google Play and the iTunes App Store, contains in-app store functionality:

Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.wb.goog.jlar&hl=en

iTunes App Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/justice-league-action-run/id1146982647?mt=8

The Powerpuff Girls To Premiere On Disney Channel Germany On Monday 20th March

Everyone’s favourite superheroines will be premiering on an unlikely channel in Germany – Disney Channel on Monday 20th March, episodes will air Monday to Friday at 3.55pm. In November 2016, it was announced that Disney Channel Germany has brought the free-to-air broadcasting rights to The Powerpuff Girls, while Cartoon Network Germany has the pay-TV first-run rights for the show.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/02/powerpuff-girls-european-broadcasting-rights-deals/

Cartoon Network Nordic’s Morgon Kubben New Graphics

Cartoon Network Nordic (the version of Cartoon Network that broadcasts to Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Iceland) has given their Morgon Kubben (Morning Club) breakfast-time programming block a graphics refresh, the block now features retro 1980’s neon graphics combined with cartoon character model animations from Cartoon Network’s Dimensional rebrand package.

Teen Titans Go! 200th Episode Celebration

Warner Bros. Animation’s Teen Titans Go! celebrated its 200th episode last week with a special party, the show’s voice cast, Scott Menville (Robin), Hynden Walch (Starfire), Tara Strong (Raven) and Greg Cipes (Beast Boy) attended the special event.

Comic-Con San Diego 2015: Cartoon Network Schedule

Comic-Con San Diego 2015: Cartoon Network Schedule

Between 9th July and 12th July, the Comic-Con San Diego 2015 convention will be held, the most important event in the United States in regards of Animation and Comic Books. As usual this year, Cartoon Network will be there for show panels, signings and exclusive screenings.

Cartoon Network’s schedule at Comic-Con San Diego is as follows:

Comic-Con San Diego 2015: Cartoon Network Schedule – From the Cartoon Network USA Press Release:

Cartoon Network delivers the ultimate fan experience! San Diego Comic-Con attendees will be among the first to check out We Bare Bears, Cartoon Network’s latest animated series first introduced this year at Annecy, with premiere screenings, an immersive booth experience, signings, giveaways and more. We Bare Bears will premiere Monday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m. (ET, PT) on Cartoon Network.

Cartoon Network presents a back-to-back Fandemonium Panel Extravaganza featuring Regular Show & Uncle Grandpa followed by Adventure Time & Steven Universe. Both panels are hosted by Bobby Moynihan (Saturday Night Live) the voice of Panda on We Bare Bears. Get an inside look at the hottest animated shows on TV with exclusive clips, special musical performances and Q&A sessions with series creators, producers and voice talent. Throughout both panels fans will be treated to never-before-seen content and behind-the-scenes footage from We Bare Bears presented by series creator, Daniel Chong.

Come to the Cartoon Network Booth #3735 and get a first look at Grizzly, Panda, and Ice Bear – the stars of We Bare Bears! At the booth, fans can immerse themselves in the world of We Bare Bears, with six different one-of-a-kind photo experiences and exclusive daily collectible button giveaways.

The party doesn’t stop when the convention floor closes! Cartoon Network will once again present special nighttime screenings exclusively for the Comic-Con audience. The second annual Adventure Time Royal Ball and a Clarence & Friends Pajama Party will offer fans an insider look at some of their favorite shows, premiere screenings of We Bear Bears and sneak-peeks at some of Cartoon Network Studios upcoming animated shorts.

Other Cartoon Network series featured at San Diego Comic-Con include Teen Titans Go!, and Transformers: Robots in Disguise. Below is a list of Cartoon Network series panels, fan events, screenings and signings at 2015 Comic-Con International in San Diego, Calif., Thursday, July 9 – Sunday, July 12, 2015. Events as well as series producers and talent scheduled to appear are subject to change.

For continuing information about Cartoon Network at San Diego Comic-Con and for real-time updates during the convention, please follow us on Twitter at @CartoonNetPR.

Panels

Friday 10th July

Cartoon Network presents a back-to-back Fandemonium Panel Extravaganza featuring Regular Show & Uncle Grandpa followed by Adventure Time & Steven Universe. Both panels are hosted by Bobby Moynihan (Saturday Night Live) the voice of Panda on Cartoon Network’s upcoming animated series We Bare Bears.

Cartoon Network Presents: Regular Show & Uncle Grandpa
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Hilton Bayfront – Indigo Ballroom

You love us! You really love us! But guess what….we love you too!!! Cartoon Network has the best fans in the world, which is why we’re hosting the most FAN-tastic, FAN-centric, FAN…uhhh…MAZING panels SDCC has ever seen! Join cast and crew of hit shows Regular Show and Uncle Grandpa as we celebrate YOU with major announcements, first looks, contests, and special appearances. The panel features Regular Show superstars JG Quintel (Creator, Voice of Mordecai), William Salyers (Voice of Rigby), Sean Szeles (Supervising Producer), and Sam Marin (Voice of Benson, Pops, Muscle Man), alongside Uncle Grandpa mega-talents Pete Browngardt (Creator, Voice of Uncle Grandpa), Eric Bauza (Voice of Bellybag), and Kevin Michael Richardson (Voice of Mr. Gus).

Cartoon Network Presents: Adventure Time & Steven Universe
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Hilton Bayfront – Indigo Ballroom

Comic Con is the ultimate destination for amazing fans in Finn hats and crystal gem bellybuttons, which is why Cartoon Network is celebrating YOU in a one-of-a-kind Fandemonium celebration! We’ve got BIG NEWS you’ll want to hear first, behind-the-scenes access, and special musical performances by the cast and crew from hit shows Adventure Time and Steven Universe! The panel features Adventure Time legends of Ooo Jeremy Shada (Voice of Finn), John DiMaggio (Voice of Jake), Olivia Olson (Voice of Marceline), and Adam Muto (Co-Executive Producer), alongside Steven Universe gems Rebecca Sugar (Creator), Zach Callison (Voice of Steven), Estelle (Voice of Garnet), and Ian Jones-Quartey (Supervising Director).

Cartoon Network Screenings

Thursday 9th July

Cartoon Network Presents: Adventure Time Royal Ball
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Room 7AB

It’s the 2nd annual Adventure Time Royal Ball! Last year Cartoon Network filled a ballroom with the most righteous of warriors and the fairest in all the Land of Ooo, and this year we are returning with more fan-favorites, another first-look Adventure Time episode, and a very special world premiere screening of the newest Cartoon Network hit series We Bare Bears! Don’t forget to dress up in your most inspired outfit for the royal procession and your chance to win righteous prizes! Now come one, come all (until we reach capacity!) for a night of mathematical magic!

Friday 10th July

Cartoon Network Presents: Clarence & Friends Pajama Party
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Room 7AB

Clarence throws the best parties and you’re invited! We ran out of pizza poppers, but we’re making up for it with Spencer Rothbell (Head of Story and Voice of Clarence), awesome episodes of your favorite Cartoon Network shows and super cool pwizes! But hey, hey, guess what, there’s more! Clarence invited his new friends Grizz, Panda, and Ice Bear, and they’re going to show an episode of their brand new show, We Bare Bears, for everyone to see for the very first time! HOW COOL IS THAT?! So put on your favorite pajamas and maaayyyybe you’ll get a swing at our myyystewy piñata!

Cartoon Network Signings

Friday 10th July

2:00 p.m. Regular Show, Uncle Grandpa & Clarence Autograph Alley (AA04)

4:00 p.m. Adventure Time & Steven Universe Autograph Alley (AA04)

Saturday 11th July

1:00 p.m. We Bare Bears Cartoon Network Booth #3735

http://www.awn.com/news/cartoon-network-debuts-we-bare-bears-comic-con-international-san-diego-2015