- Toon Feud Invites Canadian Families to Compete in Rounds of Retro-themed Cartoon Trivia During Weekly Interactive Programming Events
- First Live Toon Feud Event to Take Place on Friday, April 19 at 7 p.m. ET
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TORONTO, April 16, 2013 /CNW/ - TELETOON Canada's classic cartoon channel TELETOON Retro today launched a brand new family-friendly online cartoon trivia game, Toon Feud, which invites Canadian families to go head-to-head in good-natured rounds of TELETOON Retro-based trivia. In addition to an ever-growing library of trivia packs inspired by TELETOON Retro cartoons and general pop culture, Toon Feud will feature special weekly live programming events every Friday evening from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. ET during the TELETOON Retro Fun Flicks movie. Live games and trivia questions will be inspired by the shows and movies currently being broadcast.
The first live Toon Feud event will be held on Friday, April 19 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. ET during the TELETOON Retro Fun Flick Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secret of the Ooze.
Available at toonfeud.com and playable via tablet, smartphone or computer, Toon Feud marks TELETOON Canada's first ever second screen offering and brings a modern twist to the popular "family game night" tradition. Teams earn points and badges and can keep tabs on their ranking among other Canadian families via an online leaderboard. Live games will feature unique badges and points multipliers, making them particularly valuable for contestants. Badges are shareable on Facebook through a parent's account.
The game is enjoyable for parents who can access their wealth of childhood cartoon knowledge and for kids who are discovering these classic cartoon characters for the first time. To play Toon Feud, visit toonfeud.com or teletoonretro.com. Parents can create a team and log-in using their Facebook account.
About TELETOON Retro
With timeless comedies, classic superheroes and fun flicks for all ages, TELETOON Retro is the perfect choice for families and cartoon enthusiasts alike. It's a place where parents can share a laugh with their old childhood pals and introduce their kids to new cartoon friends. Available in English and French, TELETOON Retro is available to more than nine million Canadian homes. Founded in 1997, TELETOON Canada Inc. brings kids, youth and adults the best in animated and animation-related entertainment with five nationwide specialty television channels - TELETOON, Télétoon, TELETOON Retro, Télétoon Rétro and Cartoon Network. Select programming is available through On Demand, Mobile TV, iTunes and through TELETOON Canada's online properties. TELETOON Canada Inc. is owned by Astral (50%) and Corus Entertainment (50%). For more information, please visit teletoonretro.com.
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