Cartoon Network Adds New Launch Partners for The Secret Saturdays
Today's announcement of a full publishing program from Random House is an extension of an existing partnership with CNE and the publisher's Del Rey Manga imprint to release two titles. Debuting this fall, THE SECRET SATURDAYS film-comic will feature detailed, full-color stills straight from the animated series and will be rated for all ages. Del Rey Manga will also publish an original black and white, manga-inspired graphic novel based on the series, which reaches stores in Fall 2010, while under this extended deal, Random House will add to chapter and activity books as well as a Cryptid field journal and more to the brand's publishing program.
Finally, Warner Home Video will debut five episodes from the television series' first season with the DVD release of THE SECRET SATURDAYS - Volume 1 on July 21st. With a suggested retail price of $14.98, the DVD will contain a mix of bonus features including deleted scenes, a photo gallery and animatics.