BAFTA Childrens Awards 2015: Cartoon Network UK Nominations

BAFTA Childrens Awards 2015: Cartoon Network UK Nominations

BAFTA Childrens Awards 2015: Cartoon Network UK Nominations

Today (22/10/2015), BAFTA (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) have revealed their nominations for the 2015 BAFTA Kids Awards. This year, Cartoon Network UK have achieved seven nominations (excluding show acquisitions) also including the children’s channel of the year category, of which Cartoon Network UK also won at the 2014 Kids BAFTA’s. Great Marlborough Productions’ (the London based studio owned by Cartoon Network) very own The Amazing World of Gumball has been nominated in the best animated show category. Also nominated in the animated show category is a Boomerang acquisition, Mr Bean: The Animated Series.

Transformers: Robots In Disguise also won an nomination in the children’s interactive (adapted into an interactive experience) category, which is also an acquired show and airs on Cartoon Network UK. Both Adventure Time and Clarence which are Cartoon Network Studios productions have been nominated and are in the best international kids show category. Regular Show has been shortlisted and is a voting option in the Kids Vote: Television category. Another acquired show, Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu, that also airs on Cartoon Network UK has been shortlisted in the same category and is up for the public vote.

Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, Made by Turner’s (Cartoon Network) sister companies – Warner Bros. Interactive and Entertainment and Traveller’s Tales, have been shortlisted and is also up for the public vote in the children’s game of the year category. Cartoon Network has yet again been nominated in the children’s channel of the year category and are currently defending champions. Cartoon Network also received a nomination for best short form production for its anti-bullying initiative – Buddy Network, of which musician Dizzee Rascal and Olympic diver Tom Daley have taken part to promote the initiative. Finally, the Adventure Time: Game Wizard has been nominated in the other game of the year category which will be decided by a jury.

The 2015 BAFTA Children’s Awards will take place at the Roundhouse Theatre in London on Sunday 22nd November. British actor, rapper, comedian and screenwriter Ben Smith, also known as Doc Brown will be returning to present the awards. The BAFTA Children’s Awards have been running since 1996 and was created to celebrate the creative success of high quality media and interactive content aimed at British children. A BAFTA award is considered to be one of the most prestigious awards in the UK media industry.

For The Kids Vote Categories:

Please remember to vote, you are only allowed to have one vote for each category, please use it wisely. In order to vote and to check out the other nominations, please follow the link below:

Good Luck to Cartoon Network at the awards ceremony on 22nd November!

Adventure Time Game Wizard Mobile App Tutorial And Cartoon Network Games On Humble Bundle

Cartoon Network UK has uploaded a video tutorial explaining the basics of making your very own Adventure Time themed game using the Adventure Time Game Wizard app. You can design your own levels by placing platforms, collectibles and enemies, you can even scan in your level design on paper with the app and it will recognize the blueprint of your very own design. With the app, it is even possible to place the game objects by drawing the appropriate symbols and it’s also possible to share your level designs with other players.

The Adventure Time Game Wizard app is available on Google Play (£3.29 GBP) and on the Apple App Store (£3.99 GBP).

Google Play (Android):
Apple App Store (iOS):

Also Humble Bundle is offering heavily discounted Cartoon Network Mobile games for the Android platform, you can buy and unlock the whole bundle for only $8 (£5.25 GBP).

The bundle of games include:

Regular Show: Best Park in the Universe
Regular Show: Ghost Toasters
Regular Show: Ride ‘Em Rigby
Adventure Time: Treasure Fetch
Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake
Adventure Time: Time Tangle
The Powerpuff Girls: Defenders of Townsville
Regular Show: The Great Prank War
Adventure Time: Jumping Finn Turbo
CN Superstar Soccer
Ski Safari: Adventure Time
Adventure Time: Fionna Fights
Adventure Time: Rock Bandits
Ben 10: Wrath of Psychobos

As of writing, you only have a few days left to get your cheap Cartoon Network games, so get them before they are gone! It’s all for a good cause with proceeds supporting both the Khan Academy worldwide education charity and Child’s Play, a charity that gives sick children in hospitals video games to play with to keep their minds off their illness and to get some enjoyment.