ATLANTA – Sept. 27, 2018 – Following the highly successful creative collaboration and the release of the original Minecraft episode for Adventure Time earlier this year, Cartoon Network and Microsoft are expanding their content partnership with a livestream event of MINECON Earth, Minecraft’s worldwide celebration of all things Minecraft, on the Cartoon Network YouTube channel Saturday, Sept. 29, beginning with the pre-show at 11:30 am EDT/8:30 am PDT.
Packed with juicy Minecraft info, the livestream will include pre and post-show bits, as well as some community panels. As the exclusive TV broadcast partner for up-to-the-minute Minecraft news from MINECON Earth, the recap episode, MINECON Earth Remix on Cartoon Network, will then debut Monday, Oct. 8, 6:45 pm ET/PT on Cartoon Network linear and digital platforms. The episode will feature highlights from MINECON Earth and all-new content bringing together the best of both worlds for Minecraft and Cartoon Network fans alike.
Promising creativity, inclusion and participation for fans of all ages and of both brands, MINECON Earth Remix on Cartoon Network will feature iconic Cartoon Network worlds reimagined in Minecraft style. Animated vignettes of Cartoon Network characters from We Bare Bears, The Amazing World of Gumball, Teen Titans Go!, and Adventure Time will try and make their own costumes, leading to the contest winners reveal. Additional related content and activities will lead up to the special across Cartoon Network social media and the CN Sayin’ App. MINECON Earth Remix on Cartoon Network will air on Cartoon Network, VOD, the CN app and Cartoon Network's YouTube channel.