Cartoon Network And Dark Horse Books Announces The Art Of Steven Universe: The Movie Art Book Coming This Autumn

Cartoon Network And Dark Horse Books Announces The Art Of Steven Universe: The Movie Art Book Coming This Autumn

Cartoon Network And Dark Horse Books Announces The Art Of Steven Universe: The Movie Art Book Coming This Autumn

Today (12th April), Dark Horse Books and Cartoon Network has announced that they will be releasing a new Steven Universe art book, but this time it’s for the upcoming movie. Steven Universe is Cartoon Network’s GLAAD Media Award-winning and Emmy-nominated animated series, the series focuses on the adventures of a young boy named Steven and his team of magical aliens – The Crystal Gems who defend Earth from the destructive force of their homeworld. The first art book – Steven Universe: Art & Origins was released in July 2017.

The Art of Steven Universe: The Movie art book is designed by Ryan Sands (Youth in Decline’s Frontier quarterly art and comics magazine) and is produced in conjunction with Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar. The art book will feature preliminary character designs, storyboard development and various artwork from the anticipated movie.

The Art of Steven Universe: The Movie art book will be released around the same time when the movie premieres on Cartoon Network USA this autumn. Fans can now pre-order a copy through Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and at local comic shops. The book will consist of 96-pages of artwork and will have a recommended retail price of $19.99 USD.

From The Dark Horse Books Press Release: Dark Horse and Cartoon Network Announce “The Art of Steven Universe The Movie” Art Book

Dark Horse and Cartoon Network are excited to announce the newest installment of their partnership with The Art of Steven Universe The Movie art book. Steven Universe, Cartoon Network’s GLAAD Media Award-winning and Emmy-nominated animated series, revolves around Steven, the “little brother” to a team of magical aliens—the Crystal Gems—who defend the planet Earth. Created by Emmy and Annie Award-nominated writer and New York Times bestselling author Rebecca Sugar, Steven Universe is produced by Cartoon Network Studios.

Go behind the scenes of Cartoon Network’s highly anticipated movie with this unique art book! This magical deep-dive into the Steven Universe movie is designed by Ryan Sands (Frontier) in conjunction with Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar. See preliminary character designs, witness the formation of settings and storyboards, and discover the art that shaped the full-length movie! It’s a new kind of artistic adventure with Garnet, Amethyst, Pearl, and—of course—Steven. In the meantime, eager fans can purchase the Steven Universe Coloring Book to occupy their time and prepare for the upcoming movie release.

The Art of Steven Universe The Movie art book will be timed to the release of the movie, coming this fall. Fans can pre-order a copy through Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and at their local comic shop. This unique, 96-page zine-like softcover retails for $19.99.

https://www.darkhorse.com/Blog/2923/dark-horse-and-cartoon-network-announce-art-steven

Steven Universe Wins GLAAD Award For Outstanding Kids And Family Programming

Steven Universe Wins GLAAD Award For Outstanding Kids And Family Programming

Steven Universe Wins GLAAD Award For Outstanding Kids And Family Programming

On Thursday (28th March) was the first round of the 2019 GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles.

At the awards, Steven Universe became the first animated show to win a GLAAD Award in the “Outstanding Kids And Family Programming” category.

The GLAAD Media Awards celebrates the best of television and film with character representation from the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer) community. In 2018, Steven Universe was nominated in the same category (the first year the category was introduced) but was unsuccessful.

In the same category, Steven Universe had beaten Cartoon Network’s other show nomination – Adventure Time and also Disney Channel’s Andi Mack and two Netflix shows She-Ra and the Princesses of Power and Anne with an E.

In Steven Universe, same-sex relationships is a running theme, especially the relationship and marriage between Ruby and Sapphire (the two gems that forms Garnet), which was also the first same-sex marriage on mainstream children’s television.

Congratulations to Steven Universe’s Rebecca Sugar and the Crewniverse (Steven Universe’s production crew) for winning the award!

Other WarnerMedia GLAAD Media Awards 2019 Winners

Outstanding Individual Episode (in a series without a regular LGBTQ character)

Someplace Other Than Here “The Guest Book” – TBS

Outstanding Documentary
“Believer” – HBO

The second and final round of the 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards will take place at the Hilton Midtown hotel in New York on Saturday 4th May.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2019/01/steven-universe-and-adventure-time-nominated-for-2019-glaad-award-for-outstanding-kids-and-family-programming/

https://www.turner.com/blog/warnermedia-honored-glaad-awards-cartoon-network-hbo-and-tbs

Steven Universe And Adventure Time Nominated For 2019 GLAAD Award For Outstanding Kids And Family Programming

Steven Universe And Adventure Time Nominated For 2019 GLAAD Award For Outstanding Kids And Family Programming

Steven Universe And Adventure Time Nominated For 2019 GLAAD Award For Outstanding Kids And Family Programming

The nomination list for the 2019 GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) Media Awards has been publicly released and Cartoon Network Studios’ Steven Universe and Adventure Time have been nominated for an award in the “Outstanding Kids And Family Programming” category. The GLAAD Media Awards celebrates the best of television and film with character representation from the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer) community. In 2018, Steven Universe was nominated in the same category (the first year the category was introduced) and 2017 Steven Universe was nominated for GLAAD Media Award in the “Outstanding Comedy Series” category.

Both Steven Universe and Adventure Time both feature same-sex relationships, but in Steven Universe its more of a running theme, especially the relationship and marriage between Ruby and Sapphire (the two gems that forms Garnet), in the Adventure Time finale, it was revealed that Princess Bubblegum and Marceline are dating.

In the same category, Adventure Time and Steven Universe is competing against Disney Channel’s Andi Mack and two Netflix shows She-Ra and the Princesses of Power and Anne with an E.

The 30th Annual GLAAD Media Awards will take place at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles on Thursday 28th March and at the Hilton Midtown hotel in New York on Saturday 4th May.


https://www.glaad.org/mediaawards/30/nominees?field_nominee_language_value=All&field_nominee_category_tid=50176

https://www.glaad.org/mediaawards/30/events