Teletoon Announces Canadian Debut Of “Beware The Batman,” “Teen Titans Go!,” and “Young Justice: Invasion”
Teletoon Canadian Inc. released details today on new Fall 2013 programming lineups for the companies’ assortment of branded networks. Additions to Teletoon’s Fall 2013 schedule – which officially launches on Monday, September 2nd, 2013 – include Beware The Batman, Teen Titans Go!, and Young Justice: Invasion. The information was released through a press release announcing the upcoming season programming, including details for Teletoon, Teletoon Retro, Cartoon Network Canada, and Adult Swim. The following descriptions for each highlighted series below, specifically new animated content starring DC Comics characters, was provided by the network.
Beware the Batman
Premieres October 11, 2013 on Teletoon
Airs Fridays at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT
New episodes air Fridays at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT
A fresh take on the classic Dark Knight franchise, Beware the Batman incorporates Batman’s core characters with a rogues gallery of new villains not previously seen in animated form. Along with backup from ex-secret agent Alfred and lethal swordstress Katana, the Dark Knight faces the twisted machinations of Gotham City’s criminal underworld led by the likes of Anarky, Professor Pyg, Mister Toad and Magpie.
Teen Titans GO!
Premieres Friday, September 6 at 6:30 p.m. ET/PT
Airs Friday at 6:30 p.m. ET/PT on Teletoon
New episodes air Fridays at 6:30 p.m. ET/PT
Teen Titans Go! features the return of Robin, Starfire, Raven, Beast Boy and Cyborg in all-new comedic adventures. Inspired by the original 1980s series Teen Titans and featuring the principal voice cast from the original series, the show focuses on the funny things that happen between saving the world and living together as teenagers without adult supervision. After all, these teens may be superheroes, but somebody still has to do the laundry. Pranks get taken to a whole new level by these titans who can turn into any animal or detach their robotic limbs.
Young Justice: Invasion
Premieres Saturday, September 7 at 10 a.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network Canada
Airs Saturdays at 10 a.m. and 8 p.m. ET/PT
New episodes air Saturdays at 10 a.m. ET/PT
In season two, the series Young Justice jumps five years ahead in time, as the team fights off a secret alien invasion affecting the entire planet. Viewers are also reintroduced to the original squad plus all-new members Nightwing, Wondergirl, Blue Beetle, Batgirl and Beast Boy.
Please note that Beware The Batman and Teen Titans Go! will air on Teletoon, while Young Justice: Invasion will be part of the Cartoon Network Canada line-up.
Both Teen Titans Go! and Young Justice: Invasion will join Teletoon and Cartoon Network Canada respectively starting September 2013, with Beware The Batman coming along in October 2013. Teletoon and Cartoon Network Canada, among other branded networks, will also air special presentations of assorted DC Comics-inspired animated series and features throughout the schedule.
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