Young Justice

Details For Upcoming New “Young Justice” Episodes Slated For February 2011

Cartoon Network has released early schedule details for the February 2011 installments of Young Justice, the new animated series from Warner Bros. Animation. Young Justice is airs Fridays at 7:00pm (ET) on Cartoon Network, with special encore presentations airing Sundays at 8:00pm (ET). The schedule break-down is as follows below.

February 4th, 2011 at 7:00pm (ET)
Young Justice – “Schooled”
Superboy’s anger over his non-relationship with Superman is getting out of control. He refuses to train with Black Canary, and when The Team faces an opponent that even the Justice League had trouble defeating, the Boy of Steel goes rogue.

February 11th, 2011 at 7:00pm (ET)
Young Justice – “Infiltrator”
Artemis faces an uphill battle winning over her new teammates, as she tries to fill Red Arrow’s boots on a mission he initiated: saving a brilliant young scientist from the League of Shadows.

February 18th, 2011 at 7:00pm (ET)
Young Justice – “Denial”
When The Team investigates the disappearance of Kent Nelson, formerly Doctor Fate, the scientific-minded Wally West is forced to confront his disbelief in magic while battling Abra Kadabra and Klarion the Witch Boy, for the ultra-powerful Helmet of Fate.

Please note that Young Justice will be pre-empted on Friday, February 25th, 2011, but will return Friday, March 4th, 2010 at 7:00pm (ET) with the new episode “Downtime.”

Young Justice airs on Cartoon Network every Friday at 7:00pm (ET), with the network airing special encore presentations the following Sunday at 8:00pm (ET). Stay tuned for further coverage on Young Justice here soon at The World’s Finest.

Additionally, The World’s Finest would like to express our condolences to the friends and family of Boyd Kirkland, who passed away last week while waiting for a lung transplant at UCLA Medical Center. Kirkland played an integral part in many different animated shows and features beloved by countless fans over the years, including Batman: The Animated Series among many others. He will truly be missed.

Services have been scheduled for Tuesday, February 1st, 2011.

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New “Young Justice” Animated Series Pulls In Strong Ratings, Episode Details

Cartoon Network’s latest addition to its Friday night line-up is drawing in solid ratings according to data released by Nielsen Media Research and Turner Broadcasting System. Since its debut in November 2010 and regular airings starting in January 2011, Young Justice has been pulling in consistent and solid numbers. The official press details can be found below.

Please note the following ratings are for last week.

Last week, Cartoon Network achieved the #1 destination on all television among Boys 9-14 on Friday night (7-9 p.m.), which charted double-digit growth among kids and boys 9-14 versus the same time period last year. The animated action-adventure block earned 29% delivery gains among kids 9-14 (468,000) and 27% ratings gains (1.9). Across the block, boys 9-14 delivery (391,000) surged by 44% and ratings (3.1) by 41%, while boys 6-11 delivery (464,000) grew by 4% and ratings (3.7) by 6%.

Leading the Friday night line-up, Young Justice (7 p.m.) scored 22% growth among kids 9-14 (495,000) and 18% growth among ratings (2.0). Boys 9-14 delivery (382,000) increased by 26% and ratings (3.1) by 29%. Even more impressive, Ben 10: Alien Force (7:30 p.m.) achieved 27% growth among kids 9-14 delivery (387,000), 23% growth among ratings (1.6), and 56% growth among boys 9-14 delivery (345,000) and ratings (2.8). And to crown the evening, Star Wars: The Clone Wars (8:30 p.m.) improved kids 9-14 delivery (603,000) and ratings (2.5) by 39%, and boys 9-14 delivery (491,000) and ratings (3.9) by 44%.

Young Justice airs on Cartoon Network every Friday at 7:00pm (ET), with the network airing special encore presentations the following Sunday at 8:00pm (ET). An all-new episode of Young Justice, “Drop Zone,” airs tonight at 7:00pm (ET) on Cartoon Network. Images, details and two video clips from the episode are available here at The World’s Finest.

Additionally, The World’s Finest has learned that the Young Justice episode scheduled to air February 11th, 2011 is titled “Infiltrator.” The episode will air at 7pm (ET) on Cartoon Network. Other upcoming episode titles include “Denial” and “Downtime.” Stay tuned for further coverage on Young Justice here soon at The World’s Finest.

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Video Clips, Images, Details From Upcoming All-New “Young Justice” Episode

Cartoon Network has passed along the episode synopsis, two video clips, and a collection of images from the upcoming all-new Young Justice episode “Drop Zone.” The new Young Justice episode is scheduled to air Friday, January 28th, 2010 at 7:00pm (ET) on Cartoon Network. Click on the thumbnails below to view the complete library of hi-res images and Quicktime-format video clips. Please note the first two thumbnails link to the aforementioned Quicktime video clips. The official episode description is also provided below.

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YOUNG JUSTICE
“Drop Zone”
Friday, January 28th, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. on Cartoon Network

Synopsis:
On their first official assignment a covert recon mission to the Venom-producing island of Santa Prisca the team finds itself caught in a struggle between the deadly Bane and cult leader Kobra for possession of something far worse than they suspected.

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

Young Justice airs on Cartoon Network every Friday at 7:00pm (ET), with the network airing special encore presentations the following Sunday at 8:00pm (ET). Stay tuned for further coverage on Young Justice here soon at The World’s Finest.

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Details Revealed For Upcoming New Episode Of “Young Justice” Cartoon Series

The classic Batman villain Bane will be featured in the upcoming Young Justice episode “Drop Zone,” the fourth installment of the new animated series airing on Cartoon Network. Young Justice airs new episodes Fridays at 7:00pm (ET) on Cartoon Network, with encore presentations the following Sunday at 8:00pm (ET).

In the episode “Drop Zone,” Batman sends Young Justice on their first official mission to investigate the production of a new drug called Venom in a nearby rogue country. The teen heroes soon find themselves in the middle of a war between Bane and the cult organization Kobra.

Bane will be voiced by cult actor Danny Trejo. “Drop Zone” is currently slated to air at 7:00pm (ET) on Friday, January 28th, 2011 on Cartoon Network, with preliminary details available here.

The episode will also continue with subplots introduced in the two-part Young Justice series opener and the third episode, “Welcome to Happy Harbor.” “Welcome to Happy Harbor,” scheduled to air tonight, Friday, at 7:00pm (ET) on Cartoon Network, will also fully introduce Miss Martian and the character’s backstory. Clips and still from the Young Justice episode “Welcome to Happy Harbor” are available here. Main cast and crew details for “Welcome to Happy Harbor” are available below.

Written By: Kevin Hopps
Directed By: Jay Oliva

Jesse McCartney as Robin
Danica McKellar as M’Gann M’Orzz
Nolan North as Superboy
Khary Payton as Kaldur’Ahm, Brick
Jason Spisak as Wally West
Jeff Bennett as Red Tornado, T.O. Morrow
John De Lancie as Mr. Twister/Brom Stikk
Crispin Freeman as Speedy
Stephanie Lemelin as Computer

Young Justice airs on Cartoon Network every Friday at 7:00pm (ET), with the network airing special encore presentations the following Sunday at 8:00pm (ET). Stay tuned for further coverage on Young Justice here soon at The World’s Finest.

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April 2011 “Batman: The Brave and The Bold,” “Young Justice” Comic Solicitations

DC Comics has released comic solicitation information for the publisher’s April 2011 library of releases, including details for The All-New Batman: The Brave and The Bold #6, the revamped comic title based on the popular Batman: The Brave and The Bold animated series. Official details for The All-New Batman: The Brave and The Bold #6, scheduled to ship in April 2011, can be found below. Click on the thumbnail for a closer look at the cover art.

THE ALL-NEW BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD #6

Written by: Sholly Fisch
Art by: Rick Burchett & Dan Davis
Cover by: Rick Burchett & Dan Davis

Its a battle of wits when the Martian Manhunter challenges Batman to penetrate his baffling array of shape-shifting disguises. But when the game goes awry, can even the two heroes defeat the most unexpected menace of all? On sale April 13th, 2011. Cover price is $2.99 US. Rated E.

Click here for further details on the Batman: The Brave and The Bold comic series. Additionally, stay tuned for continued Batman: The Brave and The Bold updates, including exclusive content and details on upcoming episodes of the acclaimed animated series.

DC Comics has also released details on the April 2011 issue of the new comic title based on the forthcoming Cartoon Network animated series Young Justice. This comic series acts as a compliment the acclaimed animated series. Further details are below.

YOUNG JUSTICE #3

Written by: Art Balazar and Franco
Art by: Mike Norton
Cover by: Mike Norton

Robins a bit jealous of Superboys abilities. But when they have to rescue the inhabitants of a burning building, The Boy Wonder might learn that one doesnt need super powers to be a true Super Hero. On sale April 20th, 2010. Cover price is $2.99 US. Rated E.

In related Young Justice news, media and details for the latest new episode of Young Justice can be found here. Stay tuned for further update, including exclusive content and more, here soon at The World’s Finest.

DC Comics has also officially announced the third trade paperback collection for the Batman: The Brave and The Bold comic series, collecting six issues from the comic book based on the acclaimed Cartoon Network animated series. Further details, including collected issues and more, are available below.

BATMAN: THE BRAVE AND THE BOLD EMERALD KNIGHT TP

Written by: Landry Walker and Sholly Fisch
Art by: Eric Jones and Robert Pope
Cover by: Eric Jones

Batman battles evil with the help of Green Arrow, Wonder Woman, Martian Manhunter and more, from Batman: The Brave and The Bold issues #13, 14, 16, 18, 19 and 21. On sale May 25th, 2011. Cover price is $12.99 US. Rated E.

In additional DC Comics news, the publisher has also announced that, beginning April 2011, it will be adopting a new comic rating system, one consistent with the rest of the industry as well as with DC Comics’ digital releases. Beginning with our April 2011 titles, all DC comic book covers will utilize the following rating system:

E EVERYONE
Appropriate for readers of all ages. May contain cartoon violence and/or some comic mischief.

T TEEN
Appropriate for readers age 12 and older. May contain mild violence, language and/or suggestive themes.

T+ – TEEN PLUS
Appropriate for readers age 16 and older. May contain moderate violence, mild profanity, graphic imagery and/or suggestive themes.

M MATURE
Appropriate for readers age 18 and older. May contain intense violence, extensive profanity, nudity, sexual themes and other content suitable only for older readers.

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