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.
Cartoon Network This Week Episode 23 Do The JP And San Diego Comic Con 2018
This week’s episode of Cartoon Network This Week starts off with Sam doing the “Do The JP” dance, a reference to the “JPony” episode of Craig of the Creek which premiered on the Cartoon Network USA television channel on Monday (9th July). Kids using the CN Sayin’ app recorded themselves doing the JP dance, some of the video clips are featured in this week’s episode of Cartoon Network This Week.
Featured in this week’s episode are Cartoon Network’s plans for San Diego Comic Con 2018, which starts next Thursday (19th July). At the convention there will be special panels including “Superheroes of Body Positivity: A Conversation With Steven Universe’s Rebecca Sugar and Friends”, a final goodbye panel for Adventure Time, another panel for Steven Universe, and a cross-show panel for Cartoon Network’s upcoming, new and current animated productions called “Cartoon Network Creators: Drawing on Inspiration”, featuring show creators Matt Burnett and Ben Levin from Craig of the Creek, Daniel Chong from We Bare Bears, Diego Molano from Victor and Valentino and Julia Pott from Summer Camp Island. Not at San Diego Comic Con this year? Cartoon Network USA will be posting full-length videos of each panel the next day, so no-one is left behind on the latest info about the newest shows and episodes.
Cartoon Network’s booth at this year’s San Diego Comic Con (Booth Number #3735) will be Steven Universe themed, with giant Steven, Pearl, Garnet and Amethyst inflatables floating above a crystal landscape. At the booth, Cartoon Network will also be giving away Steven Universe tote bags and badges. Each day at the convention, the badges will have a different Steven Universe character design, attend San Diego Comic Con between Thursday and Sunday to get the entire set.
For more information about Cartoon Network’s events at San Diego Comic Con, please follow the link below:
This week, Cartoon Network and Unilever’s personal care brand – Dove launched a Steven Universe personality quiz website called “Which Crystal Gem Are You?”, the quiz forms part of Cartoon Network’s and Dove’s Self-Esteem Project initiative, to take the quiz, visit https://www.whichcrystalgemareyou.com.
Also announced in this week’s episode, the long-awaited Adventure Time Minecraft special “Diamonds and Lemons” will premiere on Friday 20th July at 7pm ET/PT, (straight after a new episode of Teen Titans Go!) on the Cartoon Network USA television channel.
As mentioned in this week’s episode, Cartoon Network has made a music video featuring many of its cartoon characters, and they want fans to get involved in the “Cartoon Network Mashup” and colour-in each frame, to take part in the fun (site opens Monday 16th July), please visit http://www.cartoonnetwork.com/mashup. Participants can either use the online paint tool on the Mashup microsite, or print it out and use various art materials. Artwork can be either submitted online or by mail, competition instructions and rules can be found on the Mashup microsite.
Before the end of this week’s episode and one last JP dance, Sam shows us some of the autograph signing posters (some not finalised) which will be giving to Cartoon Network fans, this includes signing posters for Adventure Time, Ben 10, Steven Universe, We Bare Bears, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes, Craig of the Creek, Summer Camp Island and Victor and Valentino.
Cartoon Network Creative Arts Emmys 2018 Nominations
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) released their nominations list for the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards this morning (12/07/2018) at their headquarters in Hollywood, Los Angeles, USA. This year, Cartoon Network and Adult Swim have completely dominated the “Outstanding Short Form Animated Program” category with nominations for Cartoon Network Studios’ Adventure Time, Steven Universe and We Bare Bears, Warner Bros. Animation’s Teen Titans Go! (produced for Cartoon Network) and Stoopid Buddy Stoodios’ Robot Chicken (produced for Adult Swim).
Adventure Time has been nominated specifically for the episode “Ring of Fire”, Steven Universe has been nominated for the episode “Jungle Moon” and We Bare Bears has been nominated for the episode “Hurricane Hal”. Teen Titans Go! has been nominated for the “The Self-Indulgent 200th Episode Spectacular! special episode (Parts 1 and 2)” and finally Adult Swim’s Robot Chicken has been nominated for the “Freshly Baked: The Robot Chicken Santa Claus Pot Cookie Freakout” Christmas special.
Best of luck to the cast and production crews for Adventure Time, Steven Universe, We Bare Bears, Teen Titans Go! and Robot Chicken, and also to creators and show developers – Pendleton Ward, Rebecca Sugar, Daniel Chong, Aaron Horvath, Michael Jelenic, Seth Green and Matthew Senreich.
Adult Swim’s Rick and Morty has been nominated in the “Outstanding Animated Program Category”, specifically for the episode – “Pickle Rick”, best wishes to the cast, production crew and to show creators – Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. In the same category, Rick and Morty will compete against Disney XD’s Big Hero 6: The Series, FOX’s Bob’s Burgers, FOX’s The Simpsons and Comedy Central’s South Park. Rick and Morty has also been nominated in the “Outstanding Creative Achievement In Interactive Media Within A Scripted Program” category for the virtual reality game – “Virtual Rick-ality” by Owlchemy Labs and Adult Swim Games.
This year’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Saturday 8th September and Sunday 9th September and will air on Saturday 15th September at 8pm on FXX in the United States.
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