The first-ever stop-motion animated episode of Pen Ward’s Adventure Time will premiere on Cartoon Network this Thursday, January 14 at 7:30 p.m. (ET/PT) as part of a full week of all-new tales from the Land of Ooo.
Titled “Bad Jubies,” the stop-mo episode is guest directed by Kirsten Lepore, who has earned top animation prizes the world over with shorts Sweet Dreams and Bottle. In the Thursday adventure, there’s a catastrophic storm headed for The Grasslands, so Finn, LSP and BMO decide to build a bunker for protection — but Jake has plans of his own.
The week’s other new episodes include:
Mon., Jan. 11: “Angel Face” – BMO ropes his friends into a live-action cowboy role-playing adventure.
Tue., Jan 12: “President Porpoise Is Missing!” – Finn and Jake must find President Porpoise before Vice President Blowfish takes over! It’s chaos under the sea!
Wed., Jan. 13: “Blank Eyed Girl” – One very spooky night, Finn and Jake come face-to-cafe with an urban myth.
Thurs., Jan. 14: “Bad Jubies”
Fri., Jan. 15: “A King’s Ransom” – Ice King suffers a heartbreaking loss and it’s up to Finn and Jake to find the culprit.