Toonami : Game starts now...
Cartoon Network, announces another thrilling championship - Toonami: The video gaming championship for Indian kids.india Updated: Nov 03, 2006 14:33 IST
Following the phenomenal success of Hojaye Shuru! - The Beyblade Championship, Cartoon Network, announces another thrilling championship - Toonami: Game On, Video Gaming Championship for Indian kids.
In addition, the Network further doubles its dose of action on Toonami, the Network's prime time action franchise, with star attractions that would include the brand new exciting action series, Gransazers, Series 7 of the phenomenally successful show, Pokémon, and new episodes of Transformers Cybertron.
Monica Tata, Vice President, Advertising Sales and Networks, India & South Asia for Turner International India said, "We have always believed in constant innovation and creativity through self evaluation as well as our understanding of what our viewers need.
Cartoon Network's latest study, New Generations™, revealed that the concept of gaming is fast gaining popularity with Indian kids and in keeping with our commitment to listen to our consumers, we have launched Toonami: Game On, Video Gaming Championship while also giving a new look to the Toonami block during this time to make it one of the trendiest destinations on television."
The Toonami: Game On, Video Gaming Championship is an on-ground extension of the new Toonami look and feel, giving kids an opportunity to personally experience the excitement of cool and cutting edge shows featured in their favourite action block.
Cartoon Network will undertake a school contact programme spanning seven cities: Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Ahmedabad and Ludhiana, to promote the stunt.
The Toonami: Game On, Video Gaming Championship will be held in Mumbai, Delhi & Hyderabad, starting end of November.
Kids can participate in the on-air contest with exciting prizes for early bird entries on the premiere day! Kids can also win Toonami watches, loads of Pokémon goodies, Cybergiants and one Xbox 360 every week.
First Published: Nov 03, 2006 13:14 IST