Pixelatl 2018 Cartoon Network Latin America Overview: Villainous Pilot Teaser Trailer, El Bosque Olvidado Wins CN Pitch Competition, Toontorial Coming To Cartoon Network Latin America In October

Pixelatl 2018 Cartoon Network Latin America Overview: Villainous Pilot Teaser Trailer, El Bosque Olvidado Wins CN Pitch Competition, Toontorial Coming To Cartoon Network Latin America In October

Pixelatl 2018 Cartoon Network Latin America Overview: Villainous Pilot Teaser Trailer, El Bosque Olvidado Wins CN Pitch Competition, Toontorial Coming To Cartoon Network Latin America In October

Yesterday (8th September) was the final day of the Pixelatl 2018 animation, video games and comics festival in Cuernavaca, Mexico, so here’s an overview of the Cartoon Network Latin America related events that happened this week at the festival.

Villainous Panel: Villainous Without Limits: Something Villainous This Way Comes!

Yesterday (8th September), was the panel for Cartoon Network Latin America’s animated shorts series – Villainous, featured in this year’s panel was a teaser trailer for the much-anticipated teaser trailer. Despite only being targeted for Latin American audiences for the time being, popularity of the series has spread worldwide, including the United States and as far as South Korea and Japan. Attending the panel was the show’s creator – Alan Ituriel, the show’s production crew from A.I. Animation Studios and also Cartoon Network Mexico producer – Humberto Cervera. The panel was an opportunity for fans to ask questions about the show, fans were also given paper cut-out masks featuring Black Hat, Demencia and 5.0.5. character designs.

Toontorial Panel

Afterwards on Saturday was the Toontorial panel with show creator – Axur Eneas. The show was the winning pitch at last year’s Cartoon Network pitching competition at Pixelatl – Pitch Me Evolution. Toontorial features humorous animated tutorials for simple everyday tasks but made ridiculously over-complicated and unnecessary, an given example is finding a cyclops to open a can of beans. The brand new animated shorts series is made by animation studio – Cinema Fantasma. At the panel, it was announced that Toontorial will premiere on Cartoon Network Latin America on Saturday 6th October and a new episode will air every two weeks.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2017/09/toontorials-winner-of-cartoon-network-latin-americas-and-pixelatls-pitch-me-evolution-competition/

El Bosque Olvidado (The Forgotten Forest) wins Cartoon Network’s Girl Power: Pitch Me The Future Show Pitch Competition

Madelein Treviño’s El Bosque Olvidado (English: The Forgotten Forest) has won this year’s Cartoon Network pitching competition at Pixelatl – Girl Power: Pitch Me The Future. The pitching competition was an opportunity for female animators and creators living in Latin America to pitch their original show ideas to Cartoon Network. The competition’s finalists had the chance to pitch their ideas in-front of Cartoon Network executives at the festival.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/08/cartoon-network-latin-america-and-pixelatl-announces-girl-power-pitch-me-the-future-finalists/

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/07/cartoon-network-latin-america-teams-pixelatl-animation-pitch-competition-girl-power-pitch-future/

https://www.instagram.com/heymadde/

https://www.behance.net/MadeleinT

Viking Tales Talk Session

Ideatoon 2016 winner – Ivanobich Verduzco – The creator of Cartoon Network Latin America’s recently premiered short-form animated series – Viking Tales gave a talk about the show’s development at the festival.

https://www.regularcapital.com/2018/08/more-info-about-cartoon-network-events-and-guests-at-pixelatl-festival-2018-villainous-panel-and-pilot-steven-universe-keynote-viking-tales-talk/

https://www.elfestival.mx

http://www.cartoonnetworkla.com

More Cartoon Network San Diego Comic Con News OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes Crossover Nexus

More Cartoon Network San Diego Comic Con News OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes Crossover Nexus

More Cartoon Network San Diego Comic Con News OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes Crossover Nexus

Yesterday (21st July) at San Diego Comic Con, there was a special Cartoon Network combined show panel called “Cartoon Network Creators: Drawing on Inspiration”, the panel featured show creators Matt Burnett and Ben Levin (Craig of the Creek), Daniel Chong (We Bare Bears), Diego Molano (Victor and Valentino) and Julia Pott (Summer Camp Island), the panel was moderated by the creator of OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes – Ian Jones-Quartey.

During the panel, there was an announcement for a OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes crossover special called “Crossover Nexus”, the special will include characters from other Cartoon Network shows including Garnet from Steven Universe, Raven from Teen Titans Go! and Ben Tennyson from Ben 10. The special episode will air this Autumn on Cartoon Network USA.

In addition to the OK K.O.! Crossover announcement, Cartoon Network USA has also released a teaser trailer for the upcoming animated series – Infinity Train, in the teaser, we see Tulip’s bedroom and her mom is calling her, but she’s not there as she’s in the desolate realm of the Infinity Train, she looks at her hand and sees the number 115, it’s not clear what significance this number has. Infinity Train will premiere on Cartoon Network USA in 2019.

Cartoon Network USA also released a short sneak peek clip from the upcoming Victor and Valentino animated series, in which we see Victor and Valentino contend with an magical evil fox that needs to return to the figurine it was originally trapped within.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.com

Infinity Train Coming To Cartoon Network USA In 2019

Infinity Train Cartoon Network 2019

Infinity Train Coming To Cartoon Network USA In 2019

The train is coming and the next stop will be Cartoon Network USA in 2019!

Cartoon Network USA has uploaded a teaser onto their website with an animated infinity loop, the number “2019” referring to next year along with the Cartoon Network logo.

We will have to wait and see for more info, but it’s great to see that Cartoon Network has greenlit Infinity Train.

http://www.cartoonnetwork.com/infinity-train/

The link to the Infinity Train page was in a fake advert video for Corginia, the Corgi Kingdom carriage as seen in the Infinity Train pilot. Cartoon Network USA uploaded the video onto their YouTube channel.

Created by Owen Dennis, known for his work on Cartoon Network’s Regular Show, Infinity Train follows the mystery adventures of a young girl named Tulip and her robot companion One-One, together they walk from carriage to carriage, each with its own weird theme. Will Tulip solve the mystery of the train?

https://www.regularcapital.com/2016/11/infinity-train-new-cartoon-network-studios-pilot/