Introducing the New Vortexx Channel – A New Way to Watch Saturday Morning Cartoons! + Giveaway
Do you remember waking up early on a Saturday morning, going to the television, and watching cartoons in your jammies with a bowl of cereal in hand? Well, I sure do! Usually it was a bowl of Honey Nut Cheerios with a blanket across my lap. This morning, Saban Brands invited kids everywhere to step into the Vortexx, a power-packed broadcast television and online destination for action, adventure and comedy entertainment. Vortexx brings all new energy to Saturday morning television with its new five-hour programming block on The CW Television Network.
The nationally-broadcast channel is anchored by key franchises such as Iron Man: Armored Adventures, Power Rangers Lost Galaxy, Justice League Unlimited, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and new original content from WWE! For more information please visit myvortexx.com. The full Vortexx line up is listed below:
7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m. (Educational and Informational Hour) —Cubix
In a world full of robots, an ingenious young boy named Connor and his miraculous transforming robot Cubix must combine forces, along with the help of their human and robot pals, to save the day when the evil Dr. K plots to steal the mysterious power source known as Solex.
7:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. (Educational and Informational Hour) —Rescue Heroes
The Rescue Heroes are a crack team of international emergency response professionals who travel the globe to help those in danger. Equipped with the latest up-to-the-minute knowledge, high-tech hardware and cutting-edge technology, ehy are dedicated to promoting safety and saving lives everywhere.
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.—Power Rangers: Lost Galaxy
The massive spaceship Terra Venture represents mankind’s greatest accomplishment as it traverses the galaxy. When this tremendous achievement is threatened by dangerous aliens, led by insect-like villain Scorpius and his daughter Trakeena, a new team of Power Rangers from different walks of life unite to become the Galaxy Rangers in a saga that will take them to undiscovered worlds and even other galaxies.
8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.—Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL
Yuma Tsukumo is a young duelist who strives to become the Duel Monsters champion. During a duel with a school bully, a mysterious spirit called Astral appears before him, and helps him to win. Astral explains to Yuma he is searching for his lost memories, which have been transformed into 99 Xyz Monsters cards called Numbers and have been scattered across the globe. In order to recover his memories, Astral teams up with Yuma in order to recover the Numbers cards. Using the powers of Zexal, the two must compete with Numbers Hunters, who seek to claim the Numbers cards for themselves in order to destroy Astral’s home world.
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.—Iron Man: Armored Adventures
Tony Stark, teenage heir to a billion-dollar corporation, must take on the mantel, and formidable armor, of Iron Man when his father mysteriously disappears. Along with his teenage friends, James Rhodes and Pepper Potts, Iron Man must save the world from a multitude of villains and balance the pressures of teenage life with the duties of being a super hero.
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.—Justice League Unlimited
The “founding members” of the Justice League, Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Flash, Martian Manhunter, Green Lantern and Hawkgirl continue to defend the planet from every known threat. Along the way, they are aided by a large number of other superheroes
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.—WWE Saturday Morning Slam
WWE Saturday Morning Slam packs the riveting in-ring action, the larger-than-life WWE Superstars, and WWE’s kid-friendly entertainment into the fastest, most energy-filled half-hour on television. WWE Superstar profiles, behind-the-scenes footage and an exclusive WWE match every week will all combine to make WWE Saturday Morning Slam the perfect destination for the youngest viewers in the WWE Universe.
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.—Dragonball Z Kai
The epic adventure continues as the famous martial artist Goku and his son Gohan are shocked when they learn that Goku belongs to an alien race called the Saiyans, who are bent on destroying the Earth. Father and son travel the galaxy, battling Saiyans and other enemies in their heroic attempt to save the world from total destruction.
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.—Yu-Gi-Oh! Classic
Yu-Gi-Oh! tells the tale of Yugi Moto, a young boy who solves an ancient artifact known as the Millenium Puzzle, causing his body plan to play host to a mysterious spirit. Yugi and his friends love playing the card game Duel Monsters, and with the help of his doppleganger, Yugi becomes the most famous duelist in the world. When Yugi learns that the spirit inside his puzzle is actually an unnamed Pharaoh from Egyptian times, he and his friends attempt to help the Pharaoh regain his memories.
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 a.m. – Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL
(Description above at 8:30 a.m.)
1 lucky reader on The Mommy-Files will win a Vortexx Breakfast Box Prize Pack, including toys, a box of Cheerios, apples, mik, and t-shirt!!!
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I received a prize pack for my participation with Vortexx as part of this campaign. The giveaway is sponsored by Vortexx. All opinions expressed in this post are 100% mine.