New York Comic Con 2017 Cartoon Network Events Schedule

New York Comic Con 2017 Cartoon Network Events Schedule

New York Comic Con 2017 Cartoon Network Events Schedule

Cartoon Network will be at New York Comic Con 2017 on Thursday 5th October to Sunday 8th October and will be held at the Javits Center. New York Comic Con is the largest annual pop-culture convention on East Coast of the United States. At the convention this year, there will be four different Cartoon Network events, including a costume party and competition. On Thursday 5th September, Steven Universe show creator – Rebecca Sugar will be speaking at a Steven Universe panel alongside with some unannounced voice actors from the show, there will be singing too and some exclusive info about the gem’s Homeworld. Later on Thursday is a “Creating a Career in Animation” panel with Rebecca Sugar (Creator of Steven Universe), Mike Roth (creative director, writer, supervising producer, and storyboard artist for Regular Show). Also attending the “Creating a Career in Animation” panel is Phil Rynda (VP, Artist Development at Nickelodeon) and Angie Wojak, the Career Development Director at the New York School of Visual Arts will be moderating the panel.

On Saturday 7th October, there will be a combined OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, Ben 10 and Teen Titans Go! panel called “Cartoon Network Presents: Let’s Be Heroes!”, attending the panel will be Ian Jones-Quartey (Creator of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes! and voice of Rad), Ashly Burch (voice of Enid from OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes), John Fang (Executive Producer of Ben 10), Greg Cipes (voice of Stinkfly from Ben 10 and Beast Boy from Teen Titans Go!), Peter Michail (Director of Teen Titans Go!) and Tara Strong (voice of Raven from Teen Titans Go! and Ben Tennyson from Ben 10).

Finally on Sunday 8th October is the Cartoon Network Costume Party, a special event filled with prizes, games and sneak peeks for some upcoming episodes. The first 500 kids in costume will receive a prize. Greg Cipes, Ashly Burch, Tara Strong and Eric Bauza will be at the event as guest judges and will pick the winners wearing the best costumes.

List Of All Cartoon Network Events At New York Comic Con 2017: Thursday 5th October – Sunday 8th October

Thursday 5th October

Cartoon Network Presents: Steven Universe

10.30am to 11.30am, Hammerstein Ballroom – 311 W 34th St

If you’re “made of love,” you won’t want to miss this special event! There will be singing. There will be news from Homeworld. There will be Rebecca Sugar. Need we say more? Ok, we’ll tell you one more thing… There will be voice talent but you’ll have to come by to find out who. Be there!

Creating a Career in Animation

8pm to 9pm, Room 1A10

Join some of the industry’s best-known creatives as they discuss navigating the business. Rebecca Sugar (Creator, Steven Universe), Mike Roth (Co-executive producer, Cartoon Network), and Phil Rynda (VP, Artist Development, Nickelodeon) will speak. As each panelist is an SVA alumnus, they will address studying in New York City and then moving to LA. Moderator: Angie Wojak, SVA Career Development Director.

Saturday 7th October

Cartoon Network Presents: Let’s Be Heroes!

3pm to 4pm, Room 1A10

It’s seriously hero time! Special guests from three of Cartoon Network’s fiercest action series come together to share news, sneak clips and answer your questions. Get all your hero tips from Ian Jones-Quartey (Creator & voice of Rad, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes!), Ashly Burch (voice of Enid, OK, K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes), John Fang (Executive Producer Ben 10), Greg Cipes (voice of Stinkfly, Ben 10 and Beast Boy, Teen Titans Go!), Peter Michail (Director Teen Titans Go!) & Tara Strong (voice of Raven, Teen Titans Go! and Ben, Ben 10.)

Sunday 8th October

Cartoon Network Costume Party

10.30am to 12pm, Hammerstein Ballroom – 311 W 34th St

Cartoon Network is proud to host THE premiere event for families at NYCC! We’re blowing out this year’s costume ball with a bigger room, fun games, tons of prizes and some new new new new sneak peeks. The first 500 kids who arrive in costume will receive a special prize! Guest judges include Greg Cipes (voice of Stinkfly, Ben 10 and Beast Boy, Teen Titans Go!), Ashly Burch (voice of Enid, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes) and Tara Strong (voice of Ben, Ben 10 and Raven, Teen Titans Go!). Hosted by the guy who performs voices in all of our shows, Eric Bauza. See you there!

Steven Universe Fusion For Beginners And Experts Book To Be Released 26th December

Steven Universe Fusion for Beginners and Experts Book To Be Released 26th December

Steven Universe Fusion For Beginners And Experts Book To Be Released 26th December

On the day after Christmas (Tuesday 26th December) in the United States, Cartoon Network Books (an imprint of Penguin Young Readers) will be releasing a brand new Steven Universe book called “Fusion For Beginners and Experts”. The book is about one of the most important topics and plot drivers in the Steven Universe TV show – Fusion. Gems fuse together to form bigger and more powerful gems which are greater than the sum of its parts. Fusion is also about love, trust and communication. In the new book, the reader will learn about fusion from Steven’s and the Crystal Gems’ perspective.

The brand new book is written by the creator of Steven Universe – Rebecca Sugar and will feature illustrations by Angie Wang, a prop/FX designer who works on the show. The book is now available for online pre-order on and Barnes and Noble.

More Information About The Steven Universe Podcast

More Information About The Steven Universe Podcast

More Information About The Steven Universe Podcast

As previously mentioned on the blog, Cartoon Network USA has started hosting a brand new weekly Steven Universe podcast, featuring the cast and crew from the show. The podcast is a behind the scenes inside the development of the recently Emmy-nominated show. Steven Universe fans listening to the podcast will find out more about the creative process behind the show as well as the show’s origins. The new podcast is another media offering relating to Steven Universe from Cartoon Network alongside the Steven Universe Soundtrack: Volume 1 digital album, the new upcoming console game – Save The Light and the Steven Universe: Art and Origins art book.

In the most recent episode of the podcast called “Coming of Age with Steven Universe”, Zach Callison, voice of Steven Universe, and Grace Rolek, the voice of Steven’s best friend – Connie, talk about growing up and their time growing into their roles. Both talk about when they auditioned for their voice acting roles and the moment when they were hired for the part. Both Zach and Grace talk about working with Rebecca Sugar and the Crewniverse and also their favourite episode moments and songs.

According to a press release from Cartoon Network UK today (02/08/2017), special guests on the podcast will include the show’s former supervising director and co-developer – Ian Jones-Quartey, the voice of Steven Universe – Zach Callison, Pearl’s voice actress – Deedee Magno Hall, the voice of Amethyst – Michaela Dietz, the voice of Peridot – Shelby Rabara and more. New episodes will be released every Thursday and the Steven Universe podcast is now available via iTunes, iHeartRadio, Stitcher and other platforms.



From The Turner UK Press Release: Cartoon Network Takes Fans Behind the Scenes with Official Steven Universe Podcast

Cartoon Network continues to engage its fans on every platform with the addition of an official podcast exploring the world of Steven Universe. The all-new weekly podcast invites fans behind the curtain of the recently Emmy-nominated series for conversations with creator Rebecca Sugar and the Steven Universe cast and crew.

The Steven Universe Podcast joins a host of recent multiplatform offerings, including the Billboard chart-topping digital album Steven Universe Soundtrack: Volume 1, available on vinyl later this fall, the highly anticipated console game Save the Light, the official behind-the-scenes art book: Steven Universe: Art & Origins, and an upcoming line of Steven Universe construction sets from McFarlane toys. Episodes of Steven Universe are currently airing on Cartoon Network, and are also available on the Emmy-winning Cartoon Network App.

The Steven Universe Podcast is available now via iTunes, iHeartRadio, Stitcher and other platforms. New episodes will continue to release every Thursday. The podcast explores the creative process behind the series, the critically acclaimed music, and much more. Guests include Steven Sugar and Ian Jones-Quartey, as well as Steven Universe Gems Zach Callison, Deedee Magno Hall, Michaela Dietz, Shelby Rabara and more.