Journey Time creator growing a brand new animated sequence Catbug
In response to Deadline, Journey Time creator Pendleton Ward will once more be teaming up with Frederator Studios to develop and produce a brand new animated sequence titled Catbug, based mostly on the favored recurring character from Ward and Frederator Studios’ net sequence Bravest Warriors.
“[Catbug has] turn into a real meme or web tradition, spurring parodies and references to his quirky traces from the present,” CEO of Frederator and Chief Inventive Officer of Wow! Limitless Media, Fred Seibert mentioned in a press release.
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Catbug is described as a mixture of a blue cat and a ladybug. Because the character’s first look within the first season of the Bravest Warriors in 2013, it had turn into an immediate fan-favorite who has been garnering greater than 25 million views on movies centering on Catbug. The character can also be standard as a GIF with over 200 million loops on Giphy.com and on the short-form video-sharing app TikTok with 135 million views.
Frederator Studios has already begun pitching the sequence to streaming companies and networks, planning to complement it with a social networking plan, short-form animated movies, e-books, and webcomics.
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At present, Pendleton Ward can also be busy engaged on the upcoming four-hour lengthy specials for Cartoon Community’s beloved and award-winning animated sequence Journey Time titled Journey Time: Distant Lands. The revival sequence will premiere someday subsequent yr on HBO Max.