Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Premieres Monday 14th March

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Premieres Monday 14th March

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Stakes Premieres Monday 14th March

The long-awaited story behind one of Adventure Time’s most strangest and interesting characters will be revealed this March on Cartoon Network UK in a four-night special event. In “Stakes”, Marceline The Vampire Queen and her friends Finn, Jake and Princess Bubblegum will battle five of Marceline’s enemies from her past including her arch-nemesis, the infamous and all-powerful Vampire King. Adventure Time: Stakes will premiere on Monday 14th March at 5pm on Cartoon Network UK and Ireland.

From The Turner UK Press Release

The Land of Ooo is back—and this time, Cartoon Network is delving into the complicated and mysterious past of one of Adventure Time’s most intriguing characters, Marceline the Vampire Queen. “Stakes,” an eight-part journey into the diary of Marceline the Vampire Queen, is the latest in a long line of must-see’s from the prolific, BAFTA and Emmy® Award-winning Adventure Time team. Viewers can sink their teeth into “Stakes” with a four-night special event beginning on Monday 14th March at 5pm on Cartoon Network.

Marceline the Vampire Queen wishes to be an undead, red-sucker no more, but can Princess Bubblegum concoct a cure? At the same time, five of Marceline’s most fearsome foes return from her past. What might her most powerful nemesis, the Vampire King, have in store? Finn, Jake, Princess Bubblegum and their friends join the Vampire Queen’s fight against her immortal enemies. But for Marceline, the stakes have never been higher throughout these eight special episodes of Adventure Time!

Series regulars Olivia Olson (Marceline), Jeremy Shada (Finn), John DiMaggio (Jake), Hynden Walch (Princess Bubblegum) and Tom Kenny (Ice King) are joined by guest stars Rebecca Romijn (The Empress), Billy Brown (The Vampire King), composer and actor Paul Williams (The Hierophant), Ron Funches (The Fool), Beau Billingslea (The Moon) and Kyle Kinane (Cloud Dance). In her voice acting debut, Steven Universe creator Rebecca Sugar joins the cast as the voice of Marceline’s mother.

A modern day fable, the Emmy® and BAFTA Award–winning animated series Adventure Time has become a global success since its premiere in 2010, attracting adult and kid viewers in their millions. It follows the adventures of best bros Finn the Human and Jake the shape-shifting dog as they navigate the mysterious Land of Ooo, alongside many other popular characters including Princess Bubblegum, Lady Rainicorn, Lumpy Space Princess, the Ice King and Marceline the Vampire Queen. Created by Pendleton Ward and produced by Cartoon Network Studios, season six is currently airing across Europe, the Middle East and Africa and season seven will premiere in the region this spring 2016.

Cartoon Network UK March 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network UK March 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network UK March 2016 Highlights

New Series

Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu
From Monday 28th March, weekdays at 8.30am.

This March on Cartoon Network LEGO is back with an all-new series of Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu. In this series a new evil named Nadakhan the Djinn is released and a new age of piracy begins. It is up to the Ninja to stop him. There’s only one way to find out if they are powerful enough to defeat the evil Nadakhan the Djinn; don’t miss Cartoon Network this month.

New Episodes

New episodes weekdays at 6.30pm.

Four 12-year-old best-friends, Kevin, Tyler, Shope and the Roach, are accidentally recruited by an intergalactic alliance to help stop an evil space-virus spreading across the galaxy! So now these “noobs” have to not only survive the harrowing hallways of middle school, but have to crush microcosmic infections that turn earthlings into contagious beasts with one goal in mind – destroying Earth! Combine the already heroic task of surviving Parents, Hormones, Final Exams, Bullies, Jocks and Crazy Teachers, now add super-powers they have no idea how to use and the evil space virus that infects the Jocks, turning them into hulking Mashed Potato Monsters or the Bully turning him into a 9 foot laser-eye shooting BULL – now you’ve got SUPERNOOBS!

Transformers: Robots In Disguise
From Saturday 5th March, weekends at 7.30am.

Years after we left the Autobots in “Transformers Prime” Bumblebee is summoned by Optimus Prime to save Earth from a new faction of Decepticons. Bumblebee assembles a rogue team of young Autobots including a Cool Rebel ‘Bad Boy’, an Elite Guard Cadet, a Bombastic Dinobot and a hyperactive Mini-Con to chase and capture their new enemies. Each new Bot is a fully capable action hero, but relatively inexperienced in working together in a team. Thus Bumblebee finds himself needing to be equal parts squad leader and coach. Every episode is packed full of action, adventure and comedy as Team Bumblebee strive to complete their new mission.

New Eight Part Miniseries Based On Adventure Time

Adventure Time “Stakes”
From Monday 14th March, at 5pm.

Princess Bubblegum has taken away Marceline’s powers making her human once again. But in doing so accidentally releases five of the toughest vampires from her past, including her arch nemesis, the Vampire King. Will Marceline sit this fight out or try to regain her powers and save the day? Tune into the brand new Adventure Time 8-part mini-series to find out!

Easter Holidays And Powerpuff Girls Reboot Premiere

From Monday 28th March to Saturday 16th April

The Easter Holidays on Cartoon Network feature new episodes, weekend marathons, plus a brand new show, The Powerpuff Girls. The city of Townsville may be a beautiful, bustling metropolis, but don’t be fooled! There’s evil afoot! And only three things can keep the bad guys at bay: Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, three super-powered little girls, known to their fans (and villains everywhere) as THE POWERPUFF GIRLS. Juggling school, bedtimes, and beating up giant monsters may be daunting, but together the Powerpuff Girls are up to the task. Battling a who’s who of evil, they show what it really means to “fight like a girl.”

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network Australia And Boomerang Australia January 2016 Highlights

Cartoon Network Australia January 2016 Highlights

New Mini-Series

Adventure Time mini-series – Stakes
Monday 18th January – Thursday 21st January at 6pm

Sink your teeth into this brand new Adventure Time eight part mini-series ‘Stakes’ starring Marceline, the Vampire Queen. This half-demon hybrid is looking to cure her vampirism and become mortal. However, in the process she accidentally releases five of the toughest vampires from her past – including her arch-nemesis the Vampire King. Yikes! Now powerless, Marceline and her friends must take on the their evil foe and restore things back to what they were before.

Long Live the Royals
Tuesday 26th January at 6pm

Featuring an all-star voice cast, feast your eyes on this outrageously funny Cartoon Network Studios original Long Live the Royals. Follow the misadventures of this highly unusual regal family. These raucous Royals will discover fortunes and wreak havoc during the weeklong Yule Hare Festival. It’s no Buckingham Palace instead it’s one Royal family you’ll love to laugh at.

New Episodes

Saturdays from Saturday 16th January at 8.25am

The story of fantastical creatures and warriors with extraordinary powers continues in season 2! A new quest starts for our heroes, as they journey across the land in search of their missing friends! Through discovering the mystical Eliatrope magic artifact, Yugo battles to solve the tale of the mystery disappearances.

New Short-Form Show

Mighty Magiswords
Saturdays from Saturday 16th January at 8.55am

In a ‘digital to television’ first for Cartoon Network, comes a unique, short form comedy series, Mighty Magiswords. Join this brother-sister team of ‘Warriors for Hire’ as they swing, poke and prod their way through wild quests to collect magical swords. Prohyas is a huge macho dork with a keen motherly instinct and Vambre is the serious and disciplined sibling (at least she thinks she is!) with a very low tolerance for Prohyas’ puns. With swords that speak, misbehave, spit out radioactive pumpkin seeds and create earthquakes – it’s a wonder how these two get anything done!


Clarathon Weekend (Clarence Marathon)
Saturday 23 – Sunday 24 January from 10am

Put on your light up princess shoes, chow down on gummy worms and join the hug-fest because everybody’s favourite nine-year-old is taking over your screens in a two day Clarence-fest. Remember – everything is amazing like a baby dolphin!

Regular Show Weekend – My Mom
Saturday 16 – Sunday 17 January from 11.30am

What beats back-to-back episodes of Regular Show? MY MOM! Join resident groundskeeper Muscle Man as he takes you on a regular adventure through all of his favourite ‘My Mom’ jokes.

Boomerang Australia January 2016 Highlights

Movies And Specials

LEGO Scooby-Doo! – Premiere and Australia Day Special
Tuesday 26th January at 9.30am

Catch Scooby-Doo and the gang like you’ve never seen them before in this woof-tacular LEGO animated special ‘Knight Time Terror’! When an old, haunted house opens to the public, the Scooby gang investigates treasure left by the house’s owner. Will the gang solve the mystery behind a legendary “Black Knight” – the strange ghost who roams the corridors at night to keep visitors away?

Scooby-Doo Movies
From Friday 1st January – 9.30am and 7pm daily

Who let the dogs out? Scooby-Dooby-Doo! Watch his elaborate antics and unconventional crime-solving skills everyday on Boomerang. Enjoy all of the gang’s movie mysteries as they tackle the Loch Ness Monster, alien invaders, and even a reluctant werewolf in this unmissable school holiday movie spectacular!

Barbie in a Mermaid’s Tale 2 – Australia Day Special
Tuesday 26 January at 12pm

Barbie returns as Merliah; a beautiful surfing mermaid riding the wave down to Australia in search of the ultimate surfing competition! Things are looking up for Merliah until the evil mermaid Eris returns to try and reclaim the throne. Does this beautiful sea princess have what it takes to stop Eris and save the magical Mer-world of Oceana?

New Episodes

Angelo Rules
Everyday from Saturday 2nd January at 6.50pm

Angelo rules the world in these brand new episodes! The bigger the challenge, the bigger the plan and Angelo is sure that if he doesn’t solve a problem straight away, he can always make it up as he goes along. A smart and sweet-talking 11-year-old, Angelo is determined to get what he wants. His sharp wit and clever knack gets him and his pals out of any sticky situation!