Cartoon Network’s New Animated Show Summer Camp Island To Premiere Saturday 7th July In A 48 Hour Takeover
Cartoon Network USA has announced the premiere date of its newest animated show – Summer Camp Island, the new show will premiere on Saturday 7th July at 6am (ET/PT) as part of a 48 hour takeover airing on both Cartoon Network and Boomerang. The takeover will include twenty episodes from the new show, which will air in rotation through Sunday 8th July.
The brand new show is created by British animator – Julia Pott and follows best friends Oscar and Hedgehog at an incredible, magical sleepaway camp where things aren’t quite what they seem to be. Summer Camp Island’s voice acting cast includes Justin Felbinger as Oscar, Ashley Boettcher as Hedgehog, Thomas Vaethroeder, Anna Strupinsky, Kathleen Wilhoite, and Judd Hirsch. In addition to the 48-hour event, Cartoon Network USA is also launching a Summer Camp Island AR (Augmented Reality) app. Use the Camp Guide in the app to explore Summer Camp Island, play with campers or even make your surroundings come to life and talk.
Pack your bags! Summer Camp Island created by @juliapott is coming to @cartoonnetwork starting Saturday, July 7th at 6 a.m. (ET/PT) through Sunday, July 8th for a network takeover! pic.twitter.com/HprbWxiXom
— CartoonNetworkPR (@CartoonNetPR) June 12, 2018
Summer Camp Island Sneak Peeks
During the run-up to the show’s premiere so far, Cartoon Network USA has been uploading sneak peek clips from Summer Camp Island, which can be seen below:
Oscar finds a secret page in the camp guidebook that shows how to earn badges and, more importantly, redeem them for prizes! It’s time for a fun activity montage, including a 2-hour nap, making friends with the moon, and swimming with sharks!
Oscar and Hedgehog are searching for yetis, after learning about them in the camp’s winter guide. The campers take a visit to yeti meadow to see real-live yetis in action!
Oscar and his friends are challenged to a magical game of softball by Susie and the witch camp counselors.
Oscar and Hedgehog plan Susie a birthday party which entails an awesome boy band and lassoing unicorns, you know…standard party stuff!
Oscar and Hedgehog wake up in space! They’re being transported to the aliens’ adorable home planet…but the reason why might be more sinister than they thought.