More good news for “Adventure Time” fans: HBO Max has given a new spin-off from the beloved animated series. According to a press release, the new show will focus on the daring sword-wielding adventure Fiona, and her magical best friend, the talking cat known as Cake. With the working title “Adventure Time: Fionna & Cake,” this latest expansion of the franchise set in the mysterious land of Ooo will explore the relationship of an unexpected pair across 10 episodes.
With the help of the former Ice King, Simon Petrikov, Fiona and Keck embark on a multiverse adventure and a journey of self-discovery while a powerful new opponent, determined to track them down and wipe them out, lurks in the shadows.
“Adventure Time” broke boundaries and was a shining example of how influential animated storytelling can be. We are excited to partner with HBO Max to take this tradition to new heights and magical lands and worlds,” said Sam Register, President of Warner Bros. Animation and Cartoon Network Studios. The privilege has Received recognition from GLAAD For her efforts in LGBTQ+ representations on children’s and family programming.
While the Peabody Award-winning original series ended in 2018, three original one-hour specials, “Adventure Time: Distant Lands,” followed. The fourth, “Wizard City,” will premiere this fall.
No word if voice actors Madeleine Martin (Fiona) and Rose Ryan (Kick) will reprise their roles in the new series.