|ThunderCats HO! Cartoon Network will premiere the all-new animated ThunderCats series with an hour-long special event on Friday, July 29, at 8p. The following week, Friday, August 5, the ThunderCats series will then take up its regular weekly time slot on Cartoon Network Friday nights at 8:30p. From Warner Bros. Animation (WBA), ThunderCats is executive produced by Sam Register (Teen Titans, Ben 10, The Looney Tunes Show), with Michael Jelenic (Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Wonder Woman) and Ethan Spaulding (Avatar: The Last Airbender) producing. On-air, online and other support for the much-anticipated launch of the new ThunderCats includes:
The new series, ThunderCats will have a major presence at Comic-Con International: San Diego, including a panel discussion on Friday, July 22 (3:30p, room 6A) that will include a screening of the hour-long premiere, among other discussions and events.
To coincide with Comic-Con, Cartoon Network will air nine episodes from the classic ThunderCats series over the weekend of July 23.
Boomerang will also host a classic ThunderCats marathon on Saturday/Sunday, July 16 and 17, and air the series daily at 5p beginning Monday, July 18.
) will also support the new series with the launch of a new ThunderCats content, including the free game Thundera Run, debuting July 18.
Additionally, a free Party Pack from Warner Bros Animation will be available for download and will include various things for fans to host a ThunderCats viewing party.|