Cartoon Network’s reboot of the classic 1998 series The Powerpuff Girls is one of many classic 90s reboots that happened or will happen in the near future. Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup made a comeback in crime fighting in 2016 after the original series concluded in 2005. Though their voices or animation may not be the same, the superhero theme of the series will always remain. Created by Craig McCracken, the reboot has lasted for two seasons so far.
Season 2 is set to be released on DVD this Summer on August 15, 2017 titled “The Last Donnycorn” which was the two-part episode that began the second season. This DVD will include 12 episodes plus some bonus content! For more information, please refer to Cartoon Network’s official press release below:
GET SET FOR MORE PINT-SIZED GIRL POWER!
CARTOON NETWORK RELEASES
THE POWERPUFF GIRLS: THE LAST DONNYCORN
ON DVD AUGUST 15, 2017
Release Features 12 Action-Packed Episodes
Including the 30-Minute Special The Last Donnycorn
ATLANTA (June 28, 2017) — One of Townsville’s most magical citizens, Donny the Unicorn is the star of Cartoon Network’s upcoming DVD release of The Powerpuff Girls: The Last Donnycorn, available in stores August 15, 2017. Join pint-sized superhero sisters Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup in this must-own DVD release that features 12 butt-kicking episodes from the Emmy®-nominated hit series’ first and second season. The DVD includes the half-hour special, The Last Donnycorn, the Emmy® Award nominated episode Once Upon a Townsville, and bonus content, including five The Powerpuff Girls minisodes. The Powerpuff Girls: The Last Donnycorn will retail for $14.97 SRP. Order due date has been set for July 4, 2017.
Once again, the day is saved by the cutest, evil-busting crime fighters, the Powerpuff Girls! Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup take on all types of troublemakers, from ferocious fortune-tellers to yucky yetis and of course mixed-up monkeys named Mojo Jojo. Luckily for the city of Townsville, the three sisters always manage to tap into the power of teamwork to topple evildoers.
Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls brings the adorable superhero sisters back with 12-action-packed episodes on one great DVD. This release includes the 30-minute special The Last Donnycorn, in which Donny comes to the girls for protection when he’s hunted by a robotic unicorn. After narrowly escaping, he reveals that he’s accidently unleashed evil unicorns that were trapped inside of a magic mirror upon Unicorn Land and needs the girls’ help to save his dimension. Get set for punch-outs and plenty of crime-stopping heroics! Juggling school, homework and a regular parade of villains is no easy task, but the Powerpuff Girls are more than up to the challenge.
The Emmy® Award nominated The Powerpuff Girls is produced by Cartoon Network Studios, with Nick Jennings (Adventure Time, SpongeBob SquarePants) serving as executive producer and Bob Boyle (Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!) as co-executive producer. The series stars Amanda Leighton as Blossom, Natalie Palamides as Buttercup, and Kristen Li as Bubbles.
|1. The Last Donnycorn (30 min. special)||7. Once Upon a Townsville|
|2. Odd Bubbles Out||8. Blue Ribbon Blues|
|3. People Pleaser||9. Electric Buttercup|
|4. The Wrinklegruff Girls||10. Rainy Day|
|5. Presidential Punchout||11. The Big Sleep|
|6. Claw Dad||12. 15 Minutes of Fame|
Important Information for Retailers
The Powerpuff Girls: The Last Donnycorn will be available from Cartoon Network on August 15, 2017 and will retail for $14.97 SRP. Order due date is July 4, 2017.
The release of The Powerpuff Girls: The Last Donnycorn will be backed by on-air support on Cartoon Network. The title will also be supported by a targeted online media campaign aimed at Facebook, Instagram and CartoonNetwork.com.
The Powerpuff Girls: The Last Donnycorn
|Street Date:||August 15, 2017|
|Order Date:||July 4, 2017|
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