Cartoon Network Philippines March 2017 Highlights

Cartoon Network Philippines March 2017 Highlights

Cartoon Network Philippines March 2017 Highlights: From The Official Turner Asia-Pacific Press Release

Brand New Show

Justice League Action

Premieres Saturday 25th March, airs weekends at 5.15pm.

The world’s greatest Super Heroes return to television in JUSTICE LEAGUE ACTION. Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman lead the DC Universe Super Heroes against their most infamous foes in adventures packed with relentless thrills, fun and action. Whether defending Earth, facing invaders from space or battling the bizarre forces of magic, the always-rotating team of Justice League heroes, are up to any challenge.

Brand New Miniseries: Special Weekend Event

Adventure Time: Islands

Airs Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th March from 11.45am.

A brand new mini-series from the hit show Adventure Time lands on Cartoon Network in March! This special weekend event sees a mysterious craft invade Ooo and Finn believes it may hold the secret to his past. Travel with Finn and Jake to a land where reality has been redesigned and improved, and investigate the mysterious Founders Island!

New Episodes: Season Five Premiere

The Amazing World of Gumball

Starts Monday 20th March, airs weekdays at 5.30pm.

Gumball is back with all new episodes thanks to the launch of Season 5 with adventures that are wackier than ever! Watch Gumball and Darwin go to extreme lengths to help Molly make her dull stories interesting! Gasp in horror when the Wattersons discover a family of cartoon copycats who mimic their every move and cheer Rocky on as he tries to find true love with the help of the latest dating app.

Pair Up Weekend: We Bare Bears and The Powerpuff Girls Team Up! Includes New Episodes

Airs Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th March from 11.45am.

It’s the pairing you never knew you wanted but can’t live without! The Powerpuff Girls and We Bare Bears pair up for a special weekend featuring 6 premiere episodes – Powerpuff Girls on Saturday and We Bare Bears on Sunday! Featuring marathons of all the best episodes, this special stunt is not to be missed!

New Episodes: Season Seven Premiere

Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu

Starts Saturday 25th March, airs weekends at 4.15pm.

Ninjago: Hands of Time explores themes of duality. Father and Son. Brother and Sister. Brother and Brother. And of course, Master and Student. But Hands of Time is also the journey to learn how the past doesn’t determine our future. For Wu, that means undoing old mistakes, while for Kai it is a question of discovering a once-hidden truth about his parents and what that means for his destiny.

Digital Highlights

Mighty Magiswords: Sling Warriors: Brand New Web Game

Available Wednesday 1st March.

Join Prohyas and Vambre on a tour of the world of Lyvsheria while they face dangerous and weird creatures in their quest to collect Mighty Magiswords!

Available on

We Bare Bears: Feathered Chase: Brand New Web and Watch and Play Game

Available Wednesday 1st March.

The bears have been robbed! Help Grizz, Panda and Ice Bear get their backpack back from the terrible gang of pigeons that’s been terrorizing the neighborhood.

Available on or play on the free Watch and Play app.

Pesky Posters: Brand New Web and Watch and Play Game

Available Wednesday 1st March.

Lamput is wanted and the doctor is looking for him! Help him remove as many Wanted Posters as he can before dawn.

Available on or play on the free Watch and Play app.

The Sketchy Show: Caveman: Brand New Web and Watch and Play Game

Available Wednesday 1st March.

Caveman go wild! Hit back the clubs to knock some sense into him!

Available on or play on the free Watch and Play app.

The Sketchy Show: Cartoon Network Anything

Available Wednesday 1st March.

All new games, activities and videos featuring the characters from the show.

Available on the free Cartoon Network Anything app.

Champions and Challengers: Free App

Available Wednesday 1st March.

The Dice Lord who has beaten EVERY player, of EVERY game that has EVER existed is challenging you to the Ultimate Game. The board is all of OOO and the pieces are every hero and villain that has ever existed! Now it is up to you to take up arms and battle the Dice Lord by collecting a diverse team of fighters from all of OOO. Players battle through a series of fiendish challenges, while collecting/acquiring tiny figures from your favorite AT characters and adding them to your team. Free to download.

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late February 2017

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late February 2017

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late February 2017

Cartoon Network Russia and Southeastern Europe 2017 Upfront

Tatiana Kalita, General Director of Turner Broadcasting System in Russia, Ukraine, Georgia and the CIS, has announced that Cartoon Network Russia and Southeastern Europe will broadcast over 180 hours of original content this year, this includes the brand new Cartoon Network original series – Mighty Magiswords which will premiere next month. Cartoon Network will also plan to air the brand new Unikitty animated series, which features the infamous character of the same name from The Lego Movie. Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10, Dreamworks: Dragons, The Amazing World of Gumball, Regular Show, Nexo Knights and Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu are all listed as returning shows in 2017. Cartoon Network HD is now available for carriage with pay-tv operators in the CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) and Ukraine markets.

Boomerang Central Eastern Europe (broadcasts to a majority of Eastern Europe, Netherlands and Russia) will continue to air new episodes of The Tom and Jerry Show, Be Cool Scooby-Doo, Oddbods, The Happos Family, My Knight and Me and Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood. New upcoming animated shows from Warner Bros. Animation that will air on Boomerang include Dorothy of Oz, based on the classic movie – The Wizard of Oz and Wacky Racers, a remake of the madcap Hanna-Barbera classic. New third-party acquisitions from other animation studios include Coconut The Little Dragon and Pat The Dog.

Cartoon Network Latin America President Barry Koch To Leave In March

Latin American animation news website – ANMTV and Spanish language media news website TodoTVNews has reported that Barry Koch, the Senior Vice President of Cartoon Network Latin America will leave Turner in March. The president of Turner International – Gerhard Zeiler announced the news. Mr Koch has played a major role of developing Turner’s Latin American kids channels (Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Tooncast). Under his leadership, Cartoon Network was the most watched pay-tv children’s channel in the region for three years running. In terms of digital entertainment, Cartoon Network’s websites are among the most popular kids websites in the region.

The news follows the appointment of Whit Richardson as the new president of Turner Latin America last Monday (13/02/2017). Gretchen Colón (Executive Vice President, Advertising Sales), Alex Gonzalez (Senior Vice President, Corporate Development and Digital Media) and Rick Perez (Senior Vice President and General Manager, Movies & Series) will also leave Turner. Gretchen Colón and Alex Gonzalez will leave in May and Rick Perez will leave at the end of March.

Cartoon Network Screening At SXSW 2017

Cartoon Network Screening At SXSW 2017

Cartoon Network Screening At SXSW 2017

Cartoon Network USA will be hosting a special screening during the SXSW 2017 (South by Southwest) media event in Austin, Texas on Monday 13th March at 8pm at the Long Center for Performing Arts. The screening will feature never before seen episodes of The Amazing World of Gumball, We Bare Bears, Ben 10 and Teen Titans Go! and apparently there’s a big surprise too. A SXSW badge will be required for access to the screening.

SXSW is a major annual media event and is an amalgamation of film, interactive media and music festivals. At last year’s SXSW event, Cartoon Network USA hosted the world premiere of The Powerpuff Girls 2016 reboot as well as a pre-premiere party. Last year, Cartoon Network also hosted a creativity panel with Ian Jones-Quartey (creator of OK K.O.!: Let’s Be Heroes and former supervising director for Steven Universe), Julia Pott (Creator of Summer Camp Island), Kyle Carrozza (Creator of Mighty Magiswords), Pete Browngardt (Creator of Uncle Grandpa and Secret Mountain Fort Awesome) and Rob Sorcher (Chief Content Officer at Cartoon Network). Cartoon Network also hosted a joint panel with Lego about their on-going content collaboration with shows such as Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu and Nexo Knights.

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