Vortexx on the CW Unveils New Saturday Lineup
Los Angeles, CA -- Vortexx on The CW, an affiliate of Saban Brands, has announced its newest programming lineup beginning this Saturday, August 17. New programs making their way onto the five-hour kids television block will include action-adventure shows, B-Daman Crossfire and The Spectacular Spider-Man along with the Educational and Informational (E/I) series, The Adventures of Chuck & Friends. Additionally, current marquee titles including Sonic X, Justice League Unlimited, Dragonball Z Kai and others will air during the block from 7 a.m. to noon.
“With the fresh new additions of B-Daman Crossfire, The Spectacular Spider-Man, and The Adventures of Chuck & Friends, Vortexx on The CW will continue to be a favorite Saturday morning destination for kids looking for action, adventure and comedy,” said Joel Andryc, President of Vortexx. “These new programs, along with tons of fresh new content on MyVortexx.com will provide fans with hours of fun and entertainment both on TV and online!”
Vortexx on The CW’s new lineup will include:
7:00 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. (Educational and Informational Hour) -- The Adventures of Chuck & Friends
Chuck is a pint-sized dump truck who has a need for speed and lives at the truck stop run by his parents, semi truck Porter and forklift Haulie. One day, Chuck dreams of becoming a competitor on the truck racing circuit, but for now, he spends most of his time in the scrap yard behind the truck stop playing with his tight-knit group of friends, Biggs, Boomer, Digger, Handy, Rowdy and Soku. Chuck and his friends push the limits of their imagination with great adventures, which always end with a lesson learned and the kid trucks completely covered in mud! The Adventures of Chuck & Friends is about rugged action, the thrill of discovery, big adventures, and most of all, having fun with your friends. Turn the key, floor the accelerator, and get your imagination into high gear as we zoom along with Chuck.
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, they are dedicated to promoting safety and saving lives everywhere.
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. -- Sonic X
Based on one of the most awesome video game heroes of all time, Sonic X features the return of the hyper-hero Sonic. In Sonic X, this super cool, ultra-fast, blue hedgehog has been transported to another dimension of Earth by way of the seven Chaos Emeralds. But, he didn’t go alone. Sonic’s good friends Tails, Amy and Knuckles and even some of his sworn enemies were all transported to this new dimension occupied by humans. It’s Sonic and his pals who must band together to defeat Dr. Eggman by getting to the Chaos Emeralds first.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. -- Bolts & Blip
It’s 2080 and the earth is at peace thanks to the C.R.A.T.E.R Project, an intergalactic sports circuit located on the moon where Robotic teams battle to settle Earth’s disputes. When two robot misfits, Bolts & Blip, accidently become members of the League’s last placed team, they are determined to prove themselves and help their new ragtag friends climb the ranks. But the stakes get even bigger when they discover that both the moon and Earth are threatened by the evil Dr. Blood! Will these little robots become big heroes?