Steven Universe Returns To Cartoon Network USA With A New Story Arc: Diamond Days From Monday 17th December
On Monday 17th December at 7.30pm ET/PT on Cartoon Network USA, Steven Universe will be returning with a brand new episodes in a new story arc called “Diamond Days”, new episodes will air every Monday at 7.30pm during the holiday season. Cartoon Network USA announced the news today on its social media channels, posting a promotional picture for the story arc. This story arc will be about the Crystal Gems’ encounter with White Diamond – the leader of the Great Diamond Authority which rules over the Gem’s Homeworld. This is why White Diamond has a prominent place on the promo picture, also more info about the Diamonds will be revealed. Also judging from the picture, it seems that Steven will be wearing Pink Diamond’s costume.
A lot has happened in the previous few episodes of Steven Universe, Steven learns that Rose Quartz is actually Pink Diamond, Garnet splits up into Ruby and Sapphire due to the shocking news and part ways, but eventually reunite to get married. However, Blue and Yellow Diamond arrive on Earth and awaken the Cluster. The first episode of “Diamond Days” – “Legs from Here to Homeworld” was already released on Cartoon Network’s app and website back in July, but the episode is finally getting a TV premiere.
In “Legs from Here to Homeworld”, Blue and Yellow Diamond learn that Rose Quartz and Pink Diamond are one of the same and consider Steven to be Pink Diamond as he possesses Pink Diamond’s gem, after finding out, both diamonds stopped attacking the Crystal Gems. Steven informs Blue and Yellow Diamond that their last attack on Earth has corrupted the gems on Earth, however Blue and Yellow Diamond are not able to restore gems (at least not permanently). In order to fix the corrupted gems, the diamonds and the Crystal Gems visit White Diamond for help.
*EXTERNAL SCREAMING* Steven and the Crystal Gems head to space for Steven Universe: Diamond Days 🚀 💎 New episodes weekly, starting December 17 at 7:30p ET! 💫#StevenUniverse #DiamondDays #WhiteDiamond pic.twitter.com/Wo2p1fFkKj
— Cartoon Network (@cartoonnetwork) November 19, 2018