Cartoon Network UK OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo Mobile App Now Available For Download

Cartoon Network UK OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo Mobile App Now Available For Download

Cartoon Network UK OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo Mobile App Now Available For Download

Today (27/07/2017), Cartoon Network UK has released a new mobile game which is based on a new animated series coming to the channel this autumn, the game is called OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo and is based on the latest animated series from Cartoon Network Studios – OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes. The new show will premiere on Cartoon Network UK this October. The mobile game is now available for free on the iTunes App Store (iOS for iPhone), Google Play (Android) and the Amazon App Store (Amazon Fire/Android) with no in-app purchases.

In the new mobile game, the player takes the role of the hero and protagonist of the new series – K.O., K.O. is an optimistic kid who attempts to level up his fighting abilities just like a video game character, he aims to be the world’s greatest hero in a world filled with dudes, duddettes and villains. The game’s story setting – Lakewood Plaza is a shopping area populated with heroes. With years of work, training and dedication, these heroes level up their abilities, they strive to be the best they can be, but this can be a lot of effort. However, the people at the plaza are offered a new drink which promises to unlock their potential. Little do they know, it was an evil ploy by the plaza’s most feared villain – Lord Boxman, the owner of the Boxmore store, Lakewood Plaza’s biggest competitor. Everyone who tried the potion has turned into an evil version of themselves!.

Luckily, K.O. and Mr. Gar didn’t try out the drink. Mr. Gar had no choice but to destroy Lakewood Plaza and scatter the now evil residents in different locations around the world. Now, K.O. must go an epic quest and learn how to be a true hero, it’s up to K.O. to save and rescue the Lakewood Plaza residents from the clutches of Lord Boxman and restore the plaza to its former glory. As K.O., the player is able to use power punches, kicks and power moves to help K.O. fight his way to victory!

The app features an action-packed open world adventure, tons of special abilities, five environments to explore, including Lakewood Plaza itself, comic-book style storytelling and voice acting by the show’s original cast (including brand new characters).

From The Turner UK Press Release: Get to know a brand-new Cartoon Network hero and use super radical moves to save the day with latest mobile app – available to download FREE TODAY

Cartoon Network powers up a connected world of original heroes across the TV and gaming landscape with the all-new OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo mobile app, available today for FREE on iOS, Google Play and Amazon. The launch comes ahead of the brand-new Cartoon Network Original series, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes set to premiere on the channel in October – giving Cartoon Network fans a unique opportunity to get to know an exciting new hero in a brand-new way.

OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo allows kids to take on the role of Cartoon Network’s newest hero, K.O., an endlessly optimistic kid attempting to level up to be the best he can be in a dynamic universe filled with awesome dudes, duddettes and bad guys. In the all-new app, K.O. is on an epic quest to save Lakewood Plaza from the clutches of the evil Lord Boxman and discover what it truly means to be a “hero”.

Let’s set the scene…

The town of Lakewood Plaza is filled with heroes and larger than life characters who strive to be the greatest heroes they can be. This means years of work, training and dedication – and who has time for that? So, when the inhabitants of Lakewood Plaza are offered a drink that will help them “unlock their full potential” few can resist. Only K.O., who is allergic to nuts, and his boisterous boss who clings to his old ways, Mr Gar, do not drink the potion.

The drink, however, turns out to be nothing more than a ploy by Boxmore, and those who consume it are transformed into the evil version of themselves! With all hope lost, Mr Gar is forced to destroy Lakewood Plaza and scatter the inhabitants around the world. It’s up to K.O. to rescue the inhabitants and restore Lakewood Plaza to its former glory.

Use power punches, killer kicks and stunning super moves to save the Plaza in OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo, available today for FREE on iOS, Google Play and Amazon (no in-app purchases).

Key App Features:

Action-packed adventure set in a massive open world
Play as K.O.! Unlock tons of sweet abilities, including righteous “Super Moves”
5 huge environments to explore, plus Lakewood Plaza itself!
Epic story with a dastardly plot told through 15+ interactive comics
Voices by the original cast (plus a bunch of new characters!)

Google Play (Android):

iTunes App Store (iOS):

Amazon App Store (Amazon Fire/Android):

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes Premieres On Cartoon Network USA In August

OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes Premieres On Cartoon Network USA In August

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes Premieres On Cartoon Network USA In August

Cartoon Network USA has announced that the brand new and much-anticipated animated show from Cartoon Network Studios: OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes will be premiering on the channel in August. Cartoon Network is also currently airing a promo for the new show and has shared the promo on their Twitter and Facebook accounts. Back in March, Cartoon Network USA made an announcement that the show has been greenlit and it will premiere sometime this summer, now we have a more accurate timeframe of when the new show will premiere. The show will be premiering on Cartoon Network UK very soon.

The brand new animated show is set in Lakewood Plaza, referred to as a shopping mall for heroes, K.O. and his friends try to impress each other and “level-up” like video-game characters so they can overcome the evil Lord Boxman’s obstacles and foil the Lord’s plans to destroy the plaza. The show is created by the former supervising director for Steven Universe – Ian Jones-Quartey.

More information about the brand new show can be accessed via the link below:

Information About Turner Upfront 2017

Information About Turner Upfront 2017

Information About Turner Upfront 2017

This Wednesday (17/05/2017), Turner Broadcasting System will be holding a 2017 upfront event at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The upfront is a special preview event for Turner’s upcoming programming for the next twelve months or so. As Cartoon Network USA already released their upfront info on 30th March (with the exception of Unikitty! which was announced last week), the upfront event mostly focuses on their news, general entertainment and sports brands (TBS, TNT, CNN, HLN, truTV, Adult Swim and Turner Sports), however the upfront is an opportunity to inform and to remind the press about Cartoon Network’s upcoming programming. The upfront will start at 10am and there will be an Adult Swim Upfront Party at 9pm at Terminal 5.

Reminder and Summary of Cartoon Network USA’s 2017-2018 Upfront

In 2017-2018, Cartoon Network USA will premiere five brand new shows, Apple and Onion, Craig of the Creek, Summer Camp Island, OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes and Unikitty!, this year so far, Cartoon Network USA has already premiered the new Ben 10 reboot and Cloudy with A Chance of Meatballs. OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes will premiere very shortly on Cartoon Network USA.

Apple and Onion follows the lives of the titular characters in the “big city of sophisticated food”, both Apple and Onion are new to the big city and are somewhat naïve but that doesn’t stop them from making friends and from enjoying their incredible adventure of life. Apple and Onion is created by George Gendi, a storyboard artist who worked on The Amazing World of Gumball during the show’s first season.

Craig of the Creek follows Craig and his two best friends, the show takes place at a creek where the rules of the outside world don’t apply, the place is a utopia for kids, filled with tree forts and dirt bike ramps. The adventure series is created by two former writers for Steven Universe – Matt Burnett and Ben Levin.

Summer Camp Island is about two friends, Oscar and Hedgehog at a magical summer camp where anything is possible, the show is created by British animation director – Julia Pott, known for her episode storywriting on Cartoon Network Studios’ Adventure Time.

OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes is about an endlessly optimistic boy named K.O., who levels up to be the best he can be in a computer-game beat-em’-up like universe of heroes, friends and challenging foes. The series is based on the pilot episode – OK K.O.! Lakewood Plaza Turbo and follows the animated shorts released online in 2016 and 2017. The show is created by Ian Jones-Quartey, former supervising director for Steven Universe.

Unikitty! follows the beloved character of the same name from The Lego Movie, and a whole cast of friends into the world full of adventure, excitement and dance parties. Unikitty is a cheerful character who wants to spread joyfulness and good vibes around her kingdom, but she explodes with anger when things don’t go her way. Unikitty! is animated by Warner Bros. Animation.

We Bare Bears, The Powerpuff Girls, Mighty Magiswords, Adventure Time, Teen Titans Go! and The Amazing World of Gumball have all been renewed for the 2017-2018 upfront season.

In the United States, Cartoon Network offers the most popular VOD (Video on-demand) content across all television and the channel has five out of the top 10 animated series for kids.

Cartoon Network USA’s 2017-2018 Upfront:

Cartoon Network USA announces Unikitty! a Lego-themed animated series from Warner Bros. Animation:

Adult Swim USA’s 2017-2018 Upfront

Ahead of the 2017 upfront, Turner has already released some Adult Swim upfront info. Coming soon to Adult Swim is a quarter-hour live-action comedy series aimed at millennials (Adult Swim’s current target audience and age group) called Mostly 4 Millennials, the comedy series will be a funny and exciting look into what makes the “More Greatest Generation” tick. Mostly 4 Millennials is created by Derrick Beckles (Totally for Teens, Hot Package) and executive produced along with Eric Andre (The Eric Andre Show). In terms of specials, Comedian and filmmaker Jena Friedman will also be having her very own 30-minute special on Adult Swim. The special will be about the current state of the United States of America, regarding issues related to politics, gender and culture. Jena Friedman has worked as a correspondent for National Geographic Explorer and Vice and as a field producer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and has written for Late Show with David Letterman.

In terms of animation, Adult Swim will premiere a brand new quarter-hour show called The Jellies! and is created by Tyler, The Creator and Lionel Boyce. The show is about a family of Jellyfish, but focuses mostly on their 16-year-old human son Cornell. When Cornell learns that he was adopted at birth, he spirals out of control and he tries to “find himself”. The musical score is composed by Tyler, Tyler is also a voice actor on the show, along with Lionel Boyce, Phil LaMarr, Blake Anderson, AJ Johnson, Kevin Michael Richardson and many more.

Another animated show that will premiere on Adult Swim is Apollo Gauntlet, which is about a cop who gets transported to a futuristic medieval society, and with the help of a magical suit and a set of talking gauntlets, he’s able to fight crime exactly the way he wants under the alter-ego of “Apollo Gauntlet”. The quarter-hour animated adventure comedy series is created by Myles Langlois and is produced by MONDO’s animation studio, Six Point Harness and Mosaic.

Hot Streets is also another animated show that will premiere on Adult Swim. In Hot Streets, FBI Agent Mark Branski, his partner, his niece, and her dog, investigate supernatural phenomena. The quarter-hour animated science fiction adventure series is created by Brian Wysol (Rick and Morty, Robot Chicken). Seth Green, Matt Senreich, John Harvatine IV, and Eric Towner (Robot Chicken), Justin Roiland (Rick and Morty) and Wysol are serving as executive producers. Produced by Stoopid Buddy Stoodios.

From Monday 22nd May, Adult Swim will premiere season two of Neon Joe, Werewolf Hunter with a new episode airing each night at 12am ET/PT for five days. The show is about a retired Werewolf Hunter who runs a cocktail bar but due to some unpleasant situation at the bar, Joe has no choice but to get back into the werewolf hunting game.

For more information about Turner Upfront 2017, click the link below: