Month: July 2011

“Teen Titans: Trouble In Tokyo” Feature Returning To Cartoon Network Later This Month

The 2006 direct-to-video Teen Titans: Trouble in Tokyo animated feature is slated to air later this month on Cartoon Network. The animated feature returns for a special presentation on Sunday, July 24th, 2011 at 11:00am (ET) as part of the special weekend of superhero-themed programming on Cartoon Network. Official details on the Teen Titans: Trouble in Tokyo animated feature are available below.


Teen Titans: Trouble in Tokyo
Cartoon Network, Sunday, July 24th, 2011, at 11:00am (ET)

When a high-tech ninja attacks Titans Tower, Robin, Starfire, Cyborg, Raven and Beast Boy spring into action. Robin finds out that the ninja was sent by a mysterious and menacing Japanese criminal known as Brushogun, and the Teen Titans travel to Tokyo to track the villain down.

Further details on the direct-to-video Teen Titans: Trouble in Tokyo animated feature can be found at the Teen Titans subsite here at The World’s Finest. The direct-to-video animated featured originally premiered on Cartoon Network in 2006 before arriving on DVD in 2007.

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Teletoon Pre-Empting “Justice League” Animated Series During The Month Of July 2011

Due to a month-long programming event, Justice League will be absent from the Canadian network Teletoon for the entire month of July 2011. Five special marathons, each highlighting a different show during the month of July 2011, will air each Friday night instead during the popular Superfan Friday programming block. Series participating in the “Superfan Fridays Mini-Marathon” event include the already-aired Transformers Prime on July 1st, 2011, Batman: The Brave and The Bold on July 8th, 2011, Star Wars: The Clone Wars on July 15th, 2011, The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes on July 22nd, 2011, and G.I. Joe Renegades on July 29th, 2011.

Justice League is set to return to Teletoon in August 2011 with “In Blackest Night, Part Two” on Friday, August 5th, 2011. Justice League regularly airs every Friday at 7:30pm (ET) on the Teletoon “Superfan Fridays” programming block. Teletoon is expected to air new-to-the-network episodes of Justice League later this year.

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Cartoon Network Schedules Back-To-Back “Batman: The Brave And The Bold” Episodes

Two back-to-back episodes of Batman: The Brave and The Bold are scheduled to air on Cartoon Network in July 2011. The two episodes, the only Batman: The Brave and The Bold installments scheduled to air during the month, will be repeats. The one-hour block of episodes will air starting at 12:30pm (ET) on Sunday, July 24th, 2011 on Cartoon Network. Further details are available below.

Sunday, July 24th, 2011 at 1:30pm (ET) – “#51 Bat-Mite Presents: Batman’s Strangest Cases!”
Bat-Mite takes us on adventures with Batman and Robin in a variety of art styles including anime and Mad Magazine styles!

Sunday, July 24th, 2011 at 2:00pm (ET) – “#25 Mayhem of the Music Meister!”
Batman and Black Canary are pitted against Music Meister, who is able to exert powerful mind control through song. When he hijacks a communications satellite, the entire world becomes subject to his musical bidding.

Batman: The Brave and The Bold has been off the Cartoon Network schedule since late May 2011, with the last new episodes airing back in April 2011. New episodes are expected to resume later this year as part of Cartoon Network’s growing Friday night block of action-oriented programming. Details will be reported as they come available.

In additional Batman: The Brave and The Bold updates, sources confirm for The World’s Finest that production on Batman: The Brave and The Bold has effectively wrapped for the time being. Production on the final 13-episode order of Batman: The Brave and The Bold has been completed. Ten episodes remain unaired, including nine from the final 13-episode season and the episode “The Mask of Matches Malone” from the second season, all of which are expected to air before the end of the calendar year. However, Cartoon Network has yet to reveal when the final round of Batman: The Brave and The Bold full-length episodes will debut on the network.

An updated episode guide for the series can be found at The World’s Finest Batman: The Brave and The Bold subsite. Please note schedule details are subject to change without notice.

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Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today released more than ten minutes of gameplay video from Batman: Arkham City. The footage focuses on Batman, Catwoman and Two-Face. Batman: Arkham City will be available October 18th, 2011 in North America for Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Games for Windows PC and the PlayStation3 computer entertainment system. Click on the thumbnail below to view the footage in the Quicktime format, along with additional press details for the title.


Batman: Arkham City builds upon the intense, atmospheric foundation of Batman: Arkham Asylum, sending players soaring into Arkham City five times larger than the game world in Batman: Arkham Asylum and the new maximum security home for all of Gotham Citys thugs, gangsters and insane criminal masterminds. Set inside the heavily fortified walls of a sprawling district in the heart of Gotham City, this highly anticipated sequel introduces a brand-new story that draws together a new, all-star cast of classic characters and murderous villains from the Batman universe, as well as a vast range of new and enhanced gameplay features to deliver the ultimate experience as the Dark Knight.

Batman: Arkham City is based on DC Comics core Batman license. Fans can visit www.batmanarkhamcity.com to sign up to receive updates regarding the game and join the discussion on the recently launched community site at http://community.batmanarkhamcity.com to participate in forums, read upcoming developer diaries and stay abreast of all the latest Batman: Arkham City news.

Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill reprise their respective roles as Batman and Joker in Batman: Arkham City, the highly-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Batman: Arkham Asylum video game, along with Emmy Award-winning Batman writer Paul Dini again penning the story. Batman: Arkham City hits PlayStation3, Xbox 360, and Windows PC on October 18th, 2011. Click here to view the full-length Batman: Arkham City trailer. Stay tuned for further updates.

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