Adventure Time: HBO announces the series with Fionna and Cake
With Fionna the Human and Cake the Cat, the fun on HBO Max really never ends with the new Adventure Time animated series!
The universe of Adventure Time is expanding, ed HBO Max ordered one new series of half-hour episodes each with Fionna and Cake as protagonists. The two, in this ten-episode miniseries each, with the help of Simon Petrikov (formerly the Ice King) will venture into the multiverse on an introspective journey.
Meanwhile, a powerful new antagonist will roam the shadows determined to track them down and erase them from existence. Before now, the two were introduced in the show’s third season, dating back to 2011. Their universe of origin he reversed the genres of all the characters (below) and, in the transition from Jake to Cake, also the species (from dog to cat).
The veteran of the original series, Adam Muto, will serve as showrunner and executive producer on the new HBO Max project, currently titled Adventure Time: Fionna and Cake. Cartoon Network Studios will produce it, according to the enthusiasm with which Billy Wee, vice president of the animation sector of the streaming service, spoke about it.
Adventure Time really broke the mold, while getting a myriad of fans. We are thrilled to team up with our friends at Cartoon Network Studios to continue innovating and expanding the universe of the animated series with the help of this great team of talents.
It is not even the first expansion of the Adventure Time narrative universe, after the videogame crossovers and the one-hour specials set in the same world. To share the category “Distant Lands”Will also be the fourth and last special. Entitled “Wizard City”, this feature will be available in streaming starting this fall.
Sam Register, president of Cartoon Network Studios and Warner Bros. Animation, said: “Adventure Time has pushed boundaries and demonstrated how much impact high-level storytelling can have in animation. We are thrilled to join forces with HBO Max to carry the tradition forward to new heights, lands and magical worlds. “