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“Young Justice,” “Green Lantern: The Animated Series” March 2012 Episode Schedule

New episodes of the animated series Young Justice and Green Lantern: The Animated Series are slated to debut during the month of March 2012 on Cartoon Network. Both series are airing back-to-back as part of the new hour-long DC Nation programming block, airing Saturdays at 10am (ET) on Cartoon Network, with encores on Sundays at 10am (ET/PT).

New episodes of Green Lantern: The Animated Series are slated to air all month on Cartoon Network. The CG-animated series returns to Cartoon Network after a successful special preview event back in November 2011. Green Lantern: The Animated Series airs Saturdays at 10am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network, with encores the following Sunday at 10am (ET/PT), as part of the DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network. The episode breakdowns are provided below.

Green Lantern: The Animated Series
Saturday, March 3rd, 2012 at 10:00am (ET/PT) – “#1 Beware My Power: Green Lantern’s Light, Part 1”

Meet Hal Jordan, Kilowog, and the rest of his Green Lantern team as they face the evil Red Lanterns.

Green Lantern: The Animated Series
Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 10:00am (ET/PT) – “#2 Beware My Power: Green Lantern’s Light, Part 2”

These new Red Lanterns prove to be tough and mercilessexcept for the one known as Razer.

Green Lantern: The Animated Series
Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 10:00am (ET/PT) – “#3 Razer’s Edge”

Razer, the former Red Lantern, joins Hals team, but Kilowog is suspicious.

Green Lantern: The Animated Series
Saturday, March 24th, 2012 at 10:00am (ET/PT) – “#4 Into The Abyss”

Aya reveals that she can download her sentience into a robotic body.

Green Lantern: The Animated Series
Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 10:00am (ET/PT) – “#5 Heir Apparent”

Hal challenges a brutal warrior alien for the hand of the planets princess!

Please note schedule details are subject to change. Green Lantern: The Animated Series airs Saturdays at 10am (ET/PT) beginning March 3rd, 2012, with encore presentations the following Sunday at 10am (ET/PT) as part of DC Nation on Cartoon Network. Continue to the The World’s Finest Green Lantern: The Animated Series subsite for more content and details from the Warner Bros. Animation production.

Additionally, click here for an exclusive interview with Green Lantern: The Animated Series Producer / Showrunner Giancarlo Volpe.

Continuing, New episodes of Young Justice are slated to air all month on Cartoon Network. Young Justice airs Saturdays at 10:30am (ET/PT) as part of the DC Nation programming block, with encore presentations the following Sunday at 10:30am (ET/PT). Continue below for the March 2012 episode schedule details, provided by Cartoon Network.

Young Justice
Saturday, March 3rd, 2012 at 10:30am (ET/ PT) – “#19 Misplaced”

When every adult on the planet disappears, only the team, Zatanna, and Billy Batson are left to defeat the five most powerful sorcerers on Earth.

Young Justice
Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 10:30am (ET/ PT) – “#20 Coldhearted”

Wally West comes oh-so-close to fulfilling his birthday wish to finally fight alongside the Justice League. Instead, a massively disappointed Kid Flash is taken off the mission and tasked with a simple delivery job. But a few deadly surprises await the birthday boy along the way

Young Justice
Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at 10:30am (ET/ PT) – “#21 Image”

A covert operation against Queen Bee in Qurac forces Miss Martian to finally face her greatest fears and her biggest secrets. But will she reveal those secrets to her friends or allow what shes hiding to take down the entire team?

Young Justice
Saturday, March 24th, 2012 at 10:30am (ET/ PT) – “#22 Agendas”

Superboy returns to Project Cadmus, where he learns the top-secret genetics lab may have created another Super-clone

Young Justice
Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at 10:30am (ET/ PT) – “#23 Insecurity”

Red Arrows return undercuts Artemis confidence, while the teams mission to track down Sportsmaster threatens to expose her darkest secrets.

Please note schedule details are subject to change without notice. Young Justice airs Saturdays at 10:30am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. The above content can also be found at the The World’s Finest Young Justice subsite.

Stay tuned for an interview with Young Justice lead character designer Phil Bourassa later this week right here at The World’s Finest.

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Stills, Videos, Description For Upcoming Episode Of “Young Justice” Animated Series

Cartoon Network has passed along the episode synopsis, two video clips, and a collection of images from the upcoming all-new Young Justice episode “Misplaced.” The new Young Justice episode is scheduled to air at 10:30am (ET/PT) on Saturday, March 3rd, 2012 as part of the new DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network. Click on the thumbnails below to view the complete library of hi-res images and Quicktime-format video clips. The official episode description is also provided below.

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Young Justice – “Misplaced”
Airs Saturday, March 3
10:30 a.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network

Synopsis: When every adult on the planet disappears, only the team, Zatana and Billy Batson are left to defeat the five most powerful sorcerers on earth

Young Justice Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Young Justice and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and DC Comics.

The above content is also available at The World’s Finest Young Justice sub-site. Young Justice airs Saturdays at 10:30am (ET/PT) as part of the new DC Nation programming block on Cartoon Network. Green Lantern: The Animated Series proceeds the show at 10am (ET/PT). Young Justice also re-airs Sundays at 10:00am (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network.

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Warner Bros. Animation Provides Two DC Nation “New Teen Titans” Animated Videos

Continue below for two clips from the upcoming DC Nation programming block featuring the Teen Titans. The New Teen Titans shorts featured below are part of a special DC Comics-centric programming block set to air on Cartoon Network. DC Nation, a full hour of exclusive kids television programming and shorts based on DC Comics characters, debuts Saturday, March 3rd, 2012 at 10:00am (ET, PT) on Cartoon Network. The Quicktime videos are available to view below via thumbnails images.


DC Nation New Programming Block
Premieres Saturday, March 3 at 10:00 a.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network


Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment are teaming up to present DC Nation, a full hour of exclusive kids television programming and shorts based on DC Comics characters. Full of action and humor, DC Nation brings some of the most beloved and legendary heroes as well as some lesser-known cult favorites from the pages of DC Comics to the screens of a whole new generation of fans. Anchored by Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice, DC Nation will premiere Saturday, March 3, at 10 a.m. (ET, PT).

Rounding out this branded block of original programming will be a number of shorts featuring DC Comics super heroes and characters as you have never seen them before. With fresh designs and concepts, fan favorites such as Plastic Man and Doom Patrol will finally take center stage next to the likes of Wonder Woman and Teen Titans. Bringing them to life will be the result of a collaboration with some of the top talents in the animation industry, which include award-winning Aardman Studios (Arthur Christmas, Wallace and Gromit) with its stop-motion clay animation techniques, and the unique direction and character designs of Lauren Faust (The Powerpuff Girls, My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic). In addition to these shorts, DC Nation will also feature event programming, interstitials, exclusive behind-the-scenes looks at theatrical motion pictures and an insider look into the world of all things DC Comics.

The official website for DC Nation is live at www.dcnation.com.

Additionally, episodes of Young Justice and Green Lantern: The Animated Series, along with the expected DC Nation content, will rerun the following Sunday at 10:00am (ET). Stay tuned for additional DC Nation updates, including exclusive material and much more, right here at The World’s Finest.

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DC Nation Block Officially Set To Debut Saturday, March 3rd, 2012 On Cartoon Network

Continue below for the complete press release announcing the March 3rd, 2012 debut of DC Nation, a new programming block focused on DC Comics-related programming. Full details are available, along with content released by the network. Images and a Quicktime video are available to view via thumbnails, with the first image below leading to a clip and the remainder to stills.

DC Nation Kicks Off with Green Lantern: The Animated Series and
Young Justice on Cartoon Network

All-New Hour-Long Block Premieres Saturday, March 3 at 10 a.m. (ET, PT)



Cartoon Network, Warner Bros. Animation and DC Entertainment are teaming up to present DC Nation, a full hour of exclusive kids television programming and shorts based on DC Comics characters. Full of action and humor, DC Nation brings some of the most beloved and legendary heroes as well as some lesser-known cult favorites from the pages of DC Comics to the screens of a whole new generation of fans. Anchored by Green Lantern: The Animated Series and Young Justice, DC Nation will premiere Saturday, March 3, at 10 a.m. (ET, PT).

Green Lantern: The Animated Series debuted in November 2011 on Cartoon Network as a special one-hour movie event and was greeted with much critical acclaim: Variety lauded the beautifully rendered series for its bold, sleek design. Now fans can experience the series again from the very beginning. With stunning, stylized CG animation, Green Lantern: The Animated Series takes viewers on a journey of cosmic proportions as Hal Jordan and his band of heroes fight to save the universe.

The second half hour of DC Nation will be comprised of new episodes of Young Justice, a series which Entertainment Weekly called a super-ior cartoon with a good dose of super-hero action. The series continues with more adventures for Robin, Aqualad, Kid Flash, Superboy, Miss Martian and Artemis as they continue to try to prove themselves as superheroes while dealing with all the pitfalls of being teenagers.

Rounding out this branded block of original programming will be a number of shorts featuring DC Comics super heroes and characters as you have never seen them before. With fresh designs and concepts, fan favorites such as Plastic Man and Doom Patrol will finally take center stage next to the likes of Wonder Woman and Teen Titans. Bringing them to life will be the result of a collaboration with some of the top talents in the animation industry, which include award-winning Aardman Studios (Arthur Christmas, Wallace and Gromit) with its stop-motion clay animation techniques, and the unique direction and character designs of Lauren Faust (The Powerpuff Girls, My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic). In addition to these shorts, DC Nation will also feature event programming, interstitials, exclusive behind-the-scenes looks at theatrical motion pictures and an insider look into the world of all things DC Comics.

Cartoon Network (CartoonNetwork.com), currently seen in more than 99.7 million U.S. homes and 166 countries around the world, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.s ad-supported cable service now available in HD offering the best in original, acquired and classic entertainment for youth and families. Nightly from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET, PT), Cartoon Network shares its channel space with Adult Swim, a late-night destination showcasing original and acquired animated and live-action comedy programming for young adults 18-34.

Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.

Warner Bros. Animation (WBA) is one of the leading producers of animation in the entertainment industry, with an innovative and talent-rich roster boasting some of the most accomplished writers, producers and artists working today. The studio is on the cutting edge of animation technology and has both CG and traditionally animated projects in current production and development. For TV, WBA produces series such as Green Lantern: The Animated Series, The Looney Tunes Show, MAD, Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, ThunderCats and Young Justice, for Cartoon Network. In addition to TV series, WBA produces theatrically released CG cartoon shorts featuring iconic Looney Tunes characters, rendered in stereoscopic 3D. WBA also creates the highly successful series of DC Universe Original Animated Movies for DVD . Producing for multiple platforms including TV, digital and home entertainment both domestically and internationally, WBA is highly respected for its creative and technical excellence, as well as for maintaining the Studios rich cartoon heritage. It is also the home of the iconic animated characters from the DC Comics, Hanna-Barbera, MGM and Looney Tunes libraries. One of the most-honored animation studios in history, WBA has been honored with six Academy Awards, 35 Emmy Awards, the George Foster Peabody Award, an Environmental Media Award, a Parents Choice Award, the HUMANITAS Prize, two Prism Awards and 20 Annie Awards (honoring excellence in animation).

DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD , is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner. DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world. In January 2012, DC Entertainment, in collaboration with Warner Bros. and Time Warner divisions, launched We Can Be Heroesa giving campaign featuring the iconic Justice League super heroesto raise awareness and funds to fight the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.

The official website for DC Nation is live at www.dcnation.com.

Episodes of Young Justice and Green Lantern: The Animated Series, along with the expected DC Nation content, will rerun the following Sunday at 10:00am (ET). Stay tuned for additional DC Nation updates, including exclusive material and much more, right here at The World’s Finest.

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High-Quality Cover Artwork For Upcoming Free Comic Book Day “DC Nation Flip Book”

High-quality cover art for the forthcoming DC Nation Flip Book, released as part of the 2012 Free Comic Book Day Event, is available to view below. Free Comic Book Day is administered by a panel representing all parts of the comic book industry: retailers, publishers, suppliers, and Diamond Comic Distributors. Each year, publishers apply to provide comic books at cost to retailers, who in turn give them away for free. Diamond handles marketing and logistics for the event, shipping comics to shops and handling marketing and PR for the event. Click on the image below for a closer look.

Free Comic Book Day 2012 is being held May 5th, 2012 at your local comic and hobby shops. Free Comic Book Day is an international event. DC Nation Flip Book is one of the offerings being made available by DC Comics for Free Comic Book Day 2012.

More details on the upcoming Green Lantern: The Animated Series comic title can be found at the Green Lantern: The Animated Series subsite. Similiarly, details on the ongoing Young Justice comic series can be found at the Young Justice subsite. More details on Free Comic Book Day can be found here.

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Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment present a new trailer and screenshots for the upcoming Gotham City Imposters video game. The Gotham City Impostors public console beta is now available in the Xbox LIVE Marketplace for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStationNetwork.

Those interested in joining the Xbox 360 version of the beta can go to https://www.gothamcityimpostors.com/beta/ to register for a chance to receive a key. The PS3 version is available in the PSN and can be downloaded without a key.


Gotham City Impostors is a download only title that will be available in the Xbox LIVE Marketplace for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStationNetwork and Windows PC. Fans of the game can go to www.GothamCityImpostors.com for the latest updates and news.

Gotham City Impostors is an original download-only first-person shooter where up to 12 players battle for control of an unhinged Gotham City overrun by Impostors inspired by the DC Comics characters Batman and The Joker. Gotham City Impostors is an online multiplayer game unlike any other, giving players the opportunity to rebel against conformity as they customize their own characters. Fighting for justice or creating chaos, gamers will create their very own version of the Bats or the Jokerz characters using unprecedented customization options including insane costumes, homemade gadgets and a wide range of traditional and inventive weapons. The game will feature maps and modes inspired by DC Comics Batman license.

Gotham City Impostors is scheduled for release on January 10th, 2012 and will be available on Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStationNetwork, as well as for PC. Fans can go to www.GothamCityImpostors.com for more information and to receive updates regarding the game.

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