Includes 12 hilarious episodes from season one and a character gallery, all ready to have the entire family laughing. The feature episode follows Gumball as he sets out to solve the biggest mystery of his life - who stuffed Principle Brown into his locker? In this mystery everyone's a suspect, and the outcome is something that can only happen in The Amazing World of Gumball.
"'Gumball' qualifies as first-rate silliness." - Variety
Get Your Sleuth On As Cartoon Network Announces the Newest DVD From its Award-Winning Animated Comedy
The Amazing World of Gumball: The Mystery
On January 15, 2013, the Suspense is Over for This Unique Animated Series
Get a clue as Cartoon Network prepares to release the second DVD from its award-winning animated series, The Amazing World of Gumball: The Mystery. Available on January 15, 2013, the DVD includes 12 hilarious episodes from season one - including the titular episode "The Mystery" - and a character gallery, all ready to have the entire family laughing. The feature episode follows Gumball as he sets out to solve the biggest mystery of his life - who stuffed Principle Brown into his locker? In this mystery everyone's a suspect, and the outcome is something that can only happen in The Amazing World of Gumball. The Amazing World of Gumball: The Mystery DVD is priced to own with a suggested retail price of $14.97 and an order due date of December 11, 2012.
Created by Ben Bocquelet and directed by Mic Graves, The Amazing World of Gumball is the first UK-produced, full-length animated series out of Cartoon Network Development Studio Europe. Fueled by a combination of 2D and 3D animation in a live-action setting, the comedy series has garnered an impressive roster of awards including BAFTA, Annecy and ASIFA Hollywood Annie awards among others. Additionally, it has earned excellent critical acclaim from a variety of media sources, including Animation Magazine, which lauded it as "whimsical, funny and cleverly animated." During its first season in the U.S., 19.8 million Kids 6-14 and 11.4 million Boys 6-14 tuned in to the hilarious antics in The Amazing World of Gumball. Furthermore, it was the number one show in its timeslot for Boys 6-14. Fans of the series can catch episodes of the series' all-new second season on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. Additionally, they can pick up the popular The Amazing World of Gumball "The DVD" DVD, the series' first DVD released earlier this year and available at retail now. Cartoon Network will support the DVD release of The Amazing World of Gumball "The Mystery" DVD with targeted on-air spots on Cartoon Network, a digital media buy in kids and mom-targeted websites, as well as an online marketing and social media campaign on CartoonNetwork.com, YouTube and more.
The 12 episodes featured in The Amazing World of Gumball: The Mystery are:
2. The Responsible
3. The Spoon
4. The Genius
5. The Car
6. The Microwave
7. The Sock
8. The Club
9. The Ape
10. The Dress
11. The Helmet
12. The Pressure
DVD SRP: $14.97
Street Date: January 15, 2013
Order Date: December 11, 2012
Run Time: 132 minutes
DVD UPC: 883929274949
About Cartoon Network:
Cartoon Network (CartoonNetwork.com) is the #1 U.S. television network among boys 6-11. Currently seen in 99 million U.S. homes and 168 countries around the world, Cartoon Network is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.'s ad-supported cable service now available in HD offering the best in original, acquired and classic entertainment for kids and families. In addition to Emmy-winning original programming and industry-leading digital apps and online games, Cartoon Network embraces key social issues affecting families with solution-oriented initiatives such as Stop Bullying: Speak Up and the Move It Movement.
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.
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group:
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment's home video, digital distribution, interactive entertainment/videogames, direct-to-DVD production, technical operations and anti-piracy businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution scenarios. WBHEG is responsible for the global distribution of content through DVD, electronic sell-through and VOD, and delivery of theatrical content to wireless and online channels, and is also a significant worldwide publisher for both internal and third party videogame titles
January 30, 2013, 8:55 am - PR