ToonOlympics Second Round Match United Kingdom Vs. Brazil
The ToonOlympics competition on ToonBarn is generating many one-sided contests so far! Don’t let the Dog Days of Summer catch you napping. Look over the choices carefully, then choose wisely. Matches are definitely going to heat up as the race to the finish unfolds. It is getting increasingly difficult to decide between your favorite cartoons from here on out. What will you pick when your two favorites are matched up against each other? What will be the deciding factor that puts one in front of the other? We haven’t heard anyone declare who will win yet. Let’s hear your predictions! And tell us why you think it will be the overall winner. Please comment below. Here is how the brackets look for the second round of the ToonOlympics on ToonBarn:
Friday’s 4th match of the second round has generated an early lead for France’s Totally Spies!
Second Round Results:
The Legend of Korra (USA): 18
Sidekick (CANADA): 9
Zig and Sharko (FRANCE): 12
El Chavo (MEXICO): 3
Ben 10: Ultimate Alien (USA): 16
Huntik: Secrets & Seekers (ITALY): 1
Totally Spies! (FRANCE): 14
Alf Prøysens Barnesanger (NORWAY): 0
Remember, voting can continue through the end of the second round. Hurry ToonOlympians! There are only 4 days left to vote in the second round.
The ToonOlympics competition continues today with our 5th match of the second round. The matchup is between United Kingdom and Brazil. The cartoon from United Kingdom is called Dreamland (Doctor Who). Dreamland (Doctor Who) had a first round bye and is going up against a Brazilian cartoon series called Escola pra Cachorro (Doggy Day School), which defeated Russia’s Mountain of Gems in the first round.
Before we start the match, if this is your first visit to the ToonOlympics, you can go back and catch the opening ceremonies, hosted by our resident cartoon, ToonBarn Harry, at this link:
LET THE MATCH BEGIN!
Dreamland (Doctor Who)
Dreamland (Doctor Who) is the fifth animated Doctor Who serial (based on the British science fiction television live action series) to air on television, and the second to air after the revival of the live-action series in 2005. It stars David Tennant as the Tenth Doctor and aired in six parts (one 12-minute episode, followed by five 6 minute episodes) broadcast daily from 21 November 2009 on the BBC’s Red Button service, the official Doctor Who website and the BBC iPlayer. It was broadcast in its entirety on BBC Two and BBC HD on 5 December 2009.
There have been four prior animated stories: Death Comes to Time, Real Time, Scream of the Shalka and The Infinite Quest.
The Doctor – (voiced by David Tennant)
Cassie Rice – (voiced by Georgia Moffett)
Jimmy Stalkingwolf – (voiced by Tim Howar)
Colonel Stark – (voiced by Stuart Milligan)
Saruba Velak – (voiced by Lisa Bowerman)
Rivesh Mantilax – (voiced by Nicholas Rowe)
Lord Azlok – (voiced by David Warner)
The 6-episode storyline covers the following plot:
America, 1958. The Doctor makes a new friend, Cassie, who reveals that anyone approaching the Top Secret Dreamland Army base goes missing. Dreamland will see the Doctor arrive at the infamous alien hot spot, Roswell, New Mexico (Area 51).
During a visit to a local diner he stumbles upon a mysterious alien artefact that leads him on a mission to rescue Rivesh Mantilax from the threat of the Viperox and the clutches of the American military. The Doctor discovers an alien army hatching beneath the New Mexico desert while inside Dreamland, survivors of an extraterrestrial war possess a weapon powerful enough to destroy Earth.
Writer: Phil Ford
Director: Gary Russell
Country of origin: United Kingdom
No. of episodes: 6
Original channel: BBC 1 (UK Network)
Episode length: 1 episode x 12 minutes, 5 episodes x 6 minutes, 42 minutes total
Originally aired: November 21, 2009 – November 26, 2009
Here is an episode of Dreamland (Doctor Who) (EPISODE 1 PT 1):
Escola pra Cachorro (Brazil) (Translated to “School for Dogs”)
Escola pra Cachorro (Doggy Day School) is an animated series for children produced by producers Mixer Studios (Brazil) and Cite-Amerique (Canada). The episodes show five puppies who spend the day in a “nursery” for animals, where they play, learn and make many friends. The animated series is broadcast by Nickelodeon in Brazil. The Mixer Studios announced a new season with 26 new episodes, and DVD’s with episodes and a line of toys. In the second season, there will also be new animals: a parrot and a hamster.
Escola pra Cachorro (Doggy Day School) is a 2D animated series aimed at children aged 3 to 6 and featuring all kinds of dogs who get to know, understand and appreciate their differences, while having fun at the Nursery Waf Waf!
Daycare Waf Waf’s like the second home of an adorable and happy group of pooches and their instructor, Rosie. Each morning, the owners let the dogs at day care, before rushing to work back and forth to look for the evening. Meanwhile, the dogs play together, learn about the world around them and although being lured into bad situations, they always come out unscathed.
The main characters of the series are young dog breeds, coat and sizes, each distinguished by personality traits: shy, stubborn, fiery, capricious, tanning, cute. In the episodes that have as a backdrop, diversity and tolerance, the characters discover that their differences can be fun and thus, they play lots of games.
Lucas – Lucas, the main character, is a small Dalmatian who hates water and loves to run. He is a White Dalmatian with gray flecks.
Lili – Lili is a poodle who loves to jump. She is vain and very chic. She is a great friend, although sometimes she can be a bit snobby.
Koda – Koda is a Siberian husky who loves to play. One day, he turned into Super Koda, a superhero with a cape. He is also very intelligent, although that sometimes gets in the way of the other dogs.
Pedro – Pedro is a basset hound that is in the shape of a square. He can be a real glutton. Peter ends up being very sincere, but can spoil the fun of others or hurt them unintentionally.
Suki – Suki is a large, brown shih-tzu. She is a great friend, compassionate, and loves everyone. When something goes wrong, she talks about it, and makes everyone happy again.
Rosie – The owner of the day school.
Created by: Stefan Leblanc, Cathy Moss
No. of episodes: 26
Length of each episode: 11 min
Producers: Tiago Mello, Greg Dummett, Richard Louise
The show premiered on January 10, 2010. An English dub of the show can be seen on TVOntario in Canada.
Here is an episode of Escola pra Cachorro (Doggy Day Care):
The time has come to decide which you like better: United Kingdom’s Dreamland (Doctor Who) or Brazil’s Escola pra Cachorro (Doggy Day School)?
- Dreamland (Doctor Who) (UNITED KINGDOM) (73%, 11 Votes)
- Escola pra Cachorro (Doggy Day School) (BRAZIL) (27%, 4 Votes)
Your ToonOlympics Match 13 Choice is:
Total Voters: 15
Voting polls will remain open until the end of the second round matches, so you have about 4 days.
Match 14 of the ToonOlympics is all lined up for Tuesday. Join us for the 6th match of Round 2 to Vote for either New Zealand or China.
New Zealand had a first round bye with Pocket Protectors:
China comes off its first round victory over United Arab Emirates with Century Sonny:
See you Tuesday for the 6th match of Round 2 of the ToonOlympics… on ToonBarn.
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