In 1995, Cartoon Network launches What a Cartoon!, an animation showcase that was intended to return creative power to animators and artists. What a Cartoon! helped launch The Powerpuff Girls, Johnny Bravo, Dexter's Laboratory, Cow and Chicken, Courage the Cowardly Dog and many other classics off the ground.
|| What a Cartoon!
|| February 20, 1995
|| November 28, 1997
- Cartoon Network airs, the Cartoon Network Dog Bowl, a week long dog-themed special that culminates in a marathon on the day of the Super Bowl.
- Cartoon Network takes its first foray into Japanese animation with a special late-night/early morning marathon of 3 anime features, titled Night of the Vampire Robots.
- Cartoon Network airs a special marathon of Looney Tunes shorts on Valentine's Day from 9-11pm, titled Valentoons.