HBO Max Unveils New Animated Shows At Comic-Con@Home
While the San Diego Comic-Con may have gone virtual this year but companies such as HBO are approaching the event with the same level of enthusiasm as if it were still an in-person event. That is great to see as the current circumstances force innovation and allow more people to access all the awesome news coming from the event.
HBO Max is taking full advantage of Comic-Con@Home and wanted to showcase all the content coming to the service from Cartoon Network Studios. Fans can look forward to brand new shows plus some returning franchises too. Here is what is on deck from Cartoon Network Studios.
Adventure Time: Distant Lands – Obsidian
Plot Synopsis: Marceline and Princess Bubblegum journey to the imposing, beautiful Glass Kingdom – and deep into their tumultuous past – to prevent an earthshaking catastrophe.
Infinity Train: Book 3
Plot Synopsis: Grace and Simon are the leaders of the Apex, an anarchic group of kids on a mysterious train. During one of their destructive missions, Grace and Simon get separated from the rest of the Apex and must find their way back. As the duo navigates through the myriad worlds of the train, they meet Hazel, an optimistic young girl, and Tuba, her gentle gorilla companion. Will Grace and Simon find new inspiration in Hazel’s innocence, or will the ways of the Apex recruit yet another aboard the train?
Tig n’ Seek
Plot Synopsis: From Myke Chilian and Cartoon Network Studios, Tig n’ Seek follows an upbeat and eccentric 8-year-old boy named Tiggy and his cat, Gweeseek. Tiggy not only works at the Department of Lost and Found, finding lost items throughout Wee-Gee City, but he also lives there too! Though he tries to help his friends whenever he can, his over-eagerness and neurotic quirks often lead to chaos in the Department. Tiggy’s partner and best friend is his cat, Gweeseek. She’s a graceful, friendly kitty who appears to be a typical cat, but is also capable of inventing extraordinary gadgets to help her friends in times of need. Join Tig n’ Seek as they navigate the wacky day-to-day dilemmas of working at the Department of Lost and Found.
Plot Synopsis: from Stephen Neary and Cartoon Network Studios, is a prehistoric comedy that explores Fungietown through the whimsical quests of Seth, a young student at Fungietown Elementary. Seth loves science and sharing his exciting discoveries with all his Fungie friends. But in his search for the ultimate scientific adventure, Seth often stirs up trouble for Fungietown’s colorful inhabitants leading to hilarious and heartwarming surprises.
Summer Camp Island
Plot Synopsis: Welcome to Summer Camp Island, an animated series created by Julia Pott. Based on the critically acclaimed short screened at Sundance Film Festival, Tribeca Film Festival, and SXSW, the series follows best friends Oscar and Hedgehog as they learn that their camp is on a magical island and that instead of making potholders–they’ll be making friends with monsters and yetis. The counselors? Well, they’re witches. And the cabins? Those were built by aliens. The moon? OK, it is the same ‘ole moon, but here, he talks. As Oscar and Hedgehog spend their summer days having strange encounters with mystical creatures, they begin to discover their own magical potentials.
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