Cartoon Network USA The Digital Buzz Bulletin Week Of 8th January 2018
Global Game Launch: OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes
The highly anticipated console game is coming to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows via Steam on Tuesday 23rd January. Check out the side-scrolling, beat ’em up action in this brand new game play trailer!
ICYMI (In Case You Missed It): “It’s Over Isn’t It” Comes to Life
Don’t miss Ballerina Juliet Doherty perform as Steven Universe’s Pearl in the live-action version of “It’s Over Isn’t It.” This single, along with other songs from the award-winning series, are featured on the 2017 chart-topping Steven Universe Complete Volume One Soundtrack vinyl, now available for pre-order. The soundtrack is now available for download and streaming on all major platforms.
Celebrate the new year with Unikitty and her friends as they defeat a giant monster that attacks the kingdom and take on new chores in 10 sneak peek episodes now available on the Cartoon Network app.
Ben 10 Returns
Ben meets new aliens, friends and foes while discovering exciting twists and surprises within his Omnitrix in 10 all-new episodes. Plus, catch the full first season of Ben 10 (available now in Español) on the Cartoon Network app. Get it below!
OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes Video Game To Be Released 23rd January
Today (04/01/2018), Cartoon Network Games and Capybara Games has announced the release date for OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes, the video game will be released for PlayStation 4, XBOX One and Steam (for PC) on Tuesday 23rd January 2018. Also, PlayStation’s YouTube channel has uploaded a gameplay trailer of the new game. OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes is an action brawler game with RPG elements, the game features all the familiar characters from the show, including the show’s main antagonist – Lord Boxman, in the game, players will also be able to collect POW Cards which can be leveled up to gain new abilities. Lord Boxman has reduced everyone’s POW card levels to zero and it’s up to K.O. to fight against Lord Boxman’s robotic minions to save the day.
From the OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes! Gameplay Trailer Video Description:
OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes Renewed For A Second Season And OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes Trailer Released
Today (07/12/2017), Cartoon Network USA has announced that OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes has been renewed for a second season, new episodes of Cartoon Network’s latest animated action-comedy show will premiere in 2018. In season two, K.O. will continue his journey to become the world’s greatest hero along with his new friends Enid and Rad, also Lakewood Plaza Turbo will be facing new threats from new villains. There will be more special crossover episodes featuring surprise heroes, much like the Captain Planet episode that aired in October and the new season will provide the usual action and comedy that the fans of the show love.
In addition to the show’s renewal, Cartoon Network Games and Capybara Games has released a trailer for the new video game based on the animated series – OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes. The game will be released sometime in early 2018 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and for Windows PC via the Steam game distribution platform. OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes is an action brawler game with RPG elements, the game features all the familiar characters from the show, including the show’s main antagonist – Lord Boxman, in the game, players will also be able to collect POW Cards which can be leveled up to gain new abilities.
From The Turner UK Press Release: Cartoon Network’s OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes Powers Its Way to Season Two: First Official Trailer for OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes Console Game Released
Cartoon Network’s OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes is levelling up for a second season, set to premiere in 2018. Created by Ian Jones-Quartey OK K.O.! is a dynamic storytelling universe at the nexus of gaming and animation. Developed in tandem with the series, OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes is the upcoming console video game and the first official trailer is now available for fans here.
Season two will be even more heroic for K.O., Enid and Rad as they continue to level up with all new adventures. There are new threats and villains on the horizon as mysteries of Lakewood Plaza Turbo begin to reveal themselves. Surprise heroes will also make their debut alongside some familiar faces in special crossover episodes that will kick up the action, laughter and comedy into maximum drive.
OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes is published by Cartoon Network, developed by Capybara Games and written in collaboration with series creator Jones-Quartey. This latest video shows off the many familiar characters fans can expect to see, as well as the game’s colorful blend of side-scrolling action and RPG elements. When Lord Boxman resets the card levels of every hero in Lakewood Plaza, it’s up to K.O. to help his friends and secure his place as a true hero. Battle Lord Boxman’s evil robot army in fast-paced brawls, explore the mall to find quests to complete, and level up special POW cards for new abilities to put the pain on Lord Boxman’s most diabolical scheme yet.
OK K.O.! Let’s Play Heroes is expected to launch on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Windows PC via Steam in 2018.
Fans can watch episodes of OK K.O! Let’s Be Heroes weekdays at 7:15am on Cartoon Network in the UK.