|Also known as||Adventure Time with
Finn & Jake
|Genre||Comedy, fantasy, adventure|
|Created by||Pendleton Ward|
|Directed by||Larry Leichliter|
|Creative director(s)||Patrick McHale
|Voices of||Jeremy Shada
Dee Bradley Baker
Polly Lou Livingston
|Opening theme||"Adventure Time", performed by Pendleton Ward|
|Ending theme||"The Island Song", performed by Ashley Eriksson|
|Composer(s)||Casey James Basichis
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||7|
|No. of episodes||233 (List of episodes)|
|Executive producer(s)||Pendleton Ward
Derek Drymon (Season 1 only)
|Running time||6 minutes (pilot only)
|Production company(s)||Frederator Studios
Cartoon Network Studios
|Distributor||Warner Bros. Television|
|Original channel||Cartoon Network
Nicktoons (pilot only)
|Picture format||1080i (16:9 HDTV)|
|Original run||Pilot: January 11, 2007
Official: April 5, 2010 – present
|Preceded by||Random! Cartoons|
Adventure Time is an American animated television series created by Pendleton Ward for Cartoon Network. Finn and Jake live in the Land of Ooo, a land that has been destroyed by the "Great Mushroom War." In the episode "Loyalty to the King", Jake let princesses down and made them cry, while Finn was kept innocent.
Episodes[change | change source]
|Season||Episodes||Season premiere||Season finale|
|1||26||April 5, 2010||September 27, 2010|
|2||26||October 11, 2010||May 9, 2011|
|3||26||July 11, 2011||February 13, 2012|
|4||26||April 2, 2012||October 22, 2012|
|5||52||November 12, 2012||March 17,2014|
Awards and nominations[change | change source]
|2010||Primetime Emmy Award||Outstanding Short-format Animated Program||For "My Two Favorite People"||Nominated|
|2011||Annie Award||Best Animated Television Production for Children||Adventure Time||Nominated|
|2011||Primetime Emmy Award||Outstanding Short-format Animated Program||For "It Came From the Nightosphere"||Nominated|
|2012||Annie Award||Best Animated Special Production||For "Thank You"||Nominated|
|2012||Annie Award||Best Storyboarding in a Television Production||Rebecca Sugar||Nominated|
|2012||Primetime Emmy Award||Outstanding Short-format Animated Program||For "Too Young"||Nominated|
|2013||Annie Award||Best Animated Television Production For Children||For "Princess Cookie"||Nominated|
|2013||Annie Award||Design in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production||For "The Hard Easy"||Nominated|
|2013||Annie Award||Storyboarding in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production||For "Lady & Peebles" and "Goliad"||Nominated|
|2013||Sundance Film Festival||Animated Short Film||For "Thank You"||Nominated|
|2013||Golden Reel Awards||Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue, and ADR Animation In Television||For "Card Wards"||Won|
|2013||Annecy International Animated Film Festival||TV Series||For "Princess Cookie"||Nominated|
|2013||Critics' Choice Television Awards||Best Animated Series||Adventure Time||Nominated|
|2013||Teen Choice Awards||Best Animated Series||Adventure Time||Nominated|
|2013||Primetime Emmy Award||Outstanding Individual Achievement In Animation||Andy Ristaino||Won|
|2013||Primetime Emmy Award||Outstanding Short-format Animated Program||For "Simon & Marcy"||Nominated|
|2013||British Academy Children's Awards||International||Adventure Time||Won|
|2014||Annie Award||Best Animated TV/Broadcast Production For Children’s Audience||Adventure Time||Pending|
|2014||Annie Award||Outstanding Achievement, Production Design in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production||Nick Jennings, et al.||Pending|
|2014||Annie Award||Outstanding Achievement, Voice Acting in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production||Tom Kenny||Pending|
|2014||Annie Award||Outstanding Achievement, Editorial in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production||Paul Douglas||Pending|
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