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Teen Titans Go!: Cartoon Network's new favorite show!
Not pictured: The all-day marathon on Christmas Eve. Schedule explanation 

Teen Titans Go!, being the comedy half of the DC Nation lineup, fell into this rather fast and quickly became the new SpongeBob SquarePants in terms of overexposure. Later on, it became something of the default "filler" show whenever there wasn't a new episode of another series (which is quite often), or when Adult Swim wasn't on, quickly pushing other popular shows off the schedule almost completely (resulting in a few such as Uncle Grandpa and Clarence being unceremoniously cancelled due to poor ratings, and spawning conspiracy theories that Cartoon Network was run by Moral Guardians who deliberately sabotaged any series they found inappropriate for kids). It has been given its own page here because it is one of the most noteworthy and conspicuous examples of any TV series, animated or otherwise, being overexposed by its network. By the end of 2018, the excessive airing of the series began to die down as its popularity waned and Cartoon Network lost a large portion of its viewership, mainly longtime viewers, to Nickelodeon and Disney XD, and kids who switched over to either the other children's networksnote , streaming servicesnote , or the kid friendly content on Youtube.


The history of Teen Titans Go!'s status as this below is in rough chronological order unless otherwise indicated:

  • The show's DC Nation slot was a rerun, with a primetime slot showing new episodes. Ads for it were shown constantly (in contrast, another DC-related property, Beware the Batman, had Invisible Advertising), and CN even ran marathons of it to fill up the daytime schedule. In just a few episodes the Network had already ordered a second season, while Batman got pulled from DC Nation entirely (supposedly scheduled for a January return, until CN pushed it to an unspecified "first half of 2014" return), all but guaranteeing the latter would get the axe considering how little CN thinks of action cartoons not aired by Adult Swim or Toonami. By August 2014, Teen Titans Go was airing six times a day on the weekdays, despite only having 29 half-hour episodes at that point, and a little over a year later, the show would air 15 times a day. Even CN's other network favorites don't receive that many airings in one day.
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  • On October 26, 2013, DC Nation became 100% Teen Titans Go!, due to Beware being pulled from the schedule, before the block disappeared entirely.
  • In late-2014, it got to the point where half of Cartoon Network's airtime was divided between it and The Amazing World of Gumball.
  • By June 2015, the show aired at least 4-5 hours a day. This forced Sonic Boom and Transformers: Robots in Disguise into premiering in the graveyard slot so reruns could air in the prime time slot (in fact, the former's first advertisement didn't air until right after the show premiered). Some series, such as the then-upcoming Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! and Wabbit, were moved to Boomerang, while the DreamWorks Dragons series was moved to Netflix (though this move wasn't without precedent, due to an exclusive deal between Netflix and DreamWorks to air exclusive series based on DreamWorks properties).
  • As of spring 2015, most TV Guides will mix up a rerun of the show with another show, like Uncle Grandpa, Clarence, or (as of August 2015) Steven Universe. And when this happens, expect "Puppets, Whaaaaat?", "Serious Business" or "Hot Garbage" to show up instead.
    • Sometimes, they'll mix up Teen Titans Go! episodes as well and air a different episode instead of the one scheduled. For example, during the weekend The Power of Four was to premiere, they were slated to play "TTG vs. PPG", but "Money Grandma" was played instead.
  • Specific episodes are also adored, not unlike some of Disney's live-action fare:
    • In the summer of 2015, the episodes "Mas Y Menos" and "Uncle Jokes" seemed to play every day.
    • After it premiered, the aforementioned "Serious Business" every other day, causing the Pee-Pee Dance to become a meme among both the network and the target audience, with said song getting 17 million views on YouTube. It even got to the point where reruns of the episode got higher ratings than its premiere. After the episode took a brief two-year hiatus and returned in September of 2017, Cartoon Network now only airs the episode if said day is a holiday (which even extends to minor ones like Rosh Hassanah and President's Day) or to compete with a highly-anticipated TV events aimed at kids, like the nationwide return of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood to PBS affiliates and the premiere of Hey Arnold! The Jungle Movie. This treatment stopped in August of 2018, when it returned to the regular rotation.
    • In the fall of 2015, they began to show "Hey You, Don't Forget About Me In Your Memory" and "I'm The Sauce" every single day of the week. The former episode also went through a phase of being played every weekend for the first 7 weeks of 2019.
    • In January of 2016, they started to play "The Spice Game" every single day.
    • "Wally T" has become the new "Serious Business". During the time of its premire, there wasn't a day where the episode didn't air at least once.
    • As of March 2017, "Accept the Next Proposition You Hear", "Operation Dude Rescue" and "Booty Scooty" are the most played episodes. Usually, one of these three episodes will be played twice in the same day.
    • In the summer of 2017, "Easter Creeps" and "Master Detective" kept playing every day.
    • Ever since the fall of 2017, Cartoon Network will frequently show the two part episodes to fill up time, with them showing hour-long episodes on weekends for the same purpose. The one that's most frequently played is "Operation Dude Rescue", which they show every other day, with "BBRAE!" being played the second most.
    • In late-April 2018, CN started showing "Top of the Titans" (a parody of Top of the Pops), a Clip Show that showcases the top 12 songs in the show, every single day.
    • In late July of 2018, the show's Hollywood special kept playing every other hour. It is justified, seeing as they were using it to promote Teen Titans Go! To the Movies.
    • Ever since it premiered in June of 2018, the episode "Mo Money, Mo Problems" has been getting an insane amount of airplay, sometimes airing twice or three times in the same day.
  • Sometimes, Cartoon Network will air episodes or unannounced marathons to compete with other nationwide channels, usually around the holidays:
    • The show's very first marathon, the "Go Marathon", could be considered as this type of marathon. It showed then-recent episodes of the show, as well as a few episodes of Lego Ninjago: Masters of Spin-Jitsu, to compete against that year's Super Bowl.
    • The show also aired a nearly all-day marathon on December 29, 2015 to compete with a Back to the Future marathon on Spike (now Paramount Network) and the Nickelodeon premiere of The Mighty Ducks, only stopping for the Halloween special of Supernoobs. During this marathon, some episodes, like "Serious Business" and "I'm The Sauce" played more than once. This would become Hilarious in Hindsight 3 years later, as the film based on the show would spoof the very film the marathon was up against!
    • On February 15, 2016, nothing but the show and Gumball aired to premiere two new episodes of the former and the half-hour special, "The Origins", for the latter, as well as to compete with Presidents' Day marathons on other channels, most notably the Gravity Falls marathon on Disney XD, which led up to its Grand Finale.
    • On September 17, 2016, Cartoon Network aired a nearly all-day marathon of the show so that Nickelodeon viewers whose programming was interrupted by the Worldwide Day of Play would have something to watch until the channel came back on.
    • Since November 2016, the show will air an all-weekend long marathon on Thanksgiving to celebrate a new episode and counterprogram rival network Nickelodeon's newest premiere that weekend note . However, in 2018, the marathon only aired for a few hours on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday to make room for other shows and movies.
    • Ever since fall 2016, Cartoon Network plays marathons of the show whenever The Voice airs its season premiere or finale.
    • From December 16-17th of 2016, a marathon of the show called the Huge Holiday Weekend was run to compete with Nickelodeon's premiere of the movie Surf's Up.
    • During the 2017 Golden Globes, they ran an all-day marathon which concluded with the Cartoon Network premiere of The LEGO Movie.
    • On Martin Luther King Day 2017, a marathon of Cyborg-centric episodes was aired for half of the day, and was followed by airings of Shrek, Rio and Teen Titans Go!'s TV Movie, Island Adventures, and the final four episodes of Regular Show.
    • On Feburary 20, 2017, which was the day the 200th episode of SpongeBob SquarePants premiered, the schedule for the day was basically the one for the Friday Party block, but with multiple shows having new episodes, including TTG.
    • Another unannounced marathon was held on April 30, 2017 to compete with the Radio Disney Music Awards. This was seemingly a last-minute decision on CN's part, as their schedule listed several movies in the slot, rather than this show.
    • Another two-day marathon, which only stopped to show new episodes of other shows, was shown from July 21st through July 22nd to compete with the premiere of Descendants 2 across all Disney-owned networks except for Disney Junior and to celebrate Comic Con in Los Angeles.
    • Two different marathons of this type were held during the first week of September 2017: One on September 4, 2017 to celebrate Labor Day and to compete with Nickelodeon's premieres of Shrek Forever After and I Am Frankie and a Toy Story marathon on Disney XD, while the second, held just four days later, was to compete with the final broadcast day of Sprout.
    • Beginning September 15, 2017, another three-day marathon of the show note  was held to hype up the "Classic Titans" episode, the "Power of Four" Powerpuff Girls special, and the first airing of "Serious Business" since November 2016, as well as to compete with the Primetime Emmys, where several of the channel's shows were nominated.
    • Another all-day marathon, which was followed by new episodes of CN's current shows, was held on November 17, 2017 to celebrate the opening of the Justice League film.
    • The show had yet another super-marathon (this time with all the episodes of the show up to that point) for the entirety of Christmas Eve to New Year's Eve 2017 to not only celebrate the holidays in that time frame, but to compete with other holiday and non-holiday programming on other channels such as the network television premieres of Minions and the theatrical cut of Hotel Transylvania 2note  on FX and a marathon of The Loud House on Nickelodeon. 99.5% of the week was devoted to Teen Titans Go!, with the only interruption being a single half-hour of "new" (actually episodes that had already premiered on the app a month prior) Steven Universe episodes on December 29th. Of course, the schedule returned to normal afterwards on January 1st. Fun fact: the chart version of the schedule (which is also the page image) actually became a meme because of its excessiveness.
    • There was an all-day marathon of the show on May 28, 2018 to premiere a new episode and to compete with Nickelodeon's premiere of the PAW Patrol special "Best Robo Rescues!" and a behind-the-scenes special about The Thundermans.
    • On October 26, 2018, Cartoon Network aired a four-hour marathon of the show's various specials to hype up an hour-and-a-half long Ben 10 special and to promote the DVD release of Teen Titans Go! To The Movies. The same thing happened on November 29th, but to promote a Recut of the sequel to "Justice League's Next Top Idol Star" that uses a new ending and to compete with the Nickelodeon premiere of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
    • A nearly all-day marathon of the show was held on November 12, 2018 to celebrate Veterans Day and to compete with The Loud House's Thanksgiving special.
    • Another nearly all-day marathon was held on November 21, 2018 to premiere a new episode and to compete with a Kenan & Kel-themed episode of Double Dare and a PAW Patrol Thanksgiving special.
    • A three-hour marathon was held on March 8, 2019 to hype up the hour long series premiere of DC Super Hero Girls and the premiere of Teen Titans Go! To the Movies on HBO the next day and to compete with the Nickelodeon movie Lucky.
  • For the week of June 29-July 3, 2015, and over the Fourth of July weekend, the network showed literally nothing but the show in celebration of the 100th episode (episodes 96-99 also premiered during the week). Except for Gumball, new episodes of Ninjago, airings of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules and The Smurfs, and, of course, [adult swim], the network practically became the Teen Titans Go Network. Normal schedule patterns returned the next week, reducing the show's presence to roughly 45% of the schedule and re-adding reruns of Uncle Grandpa, Gumball, Clarence, and Steven Universe, plus an additional slot for Ninjago, a very early-morning slot for Tom & Jerry Tales, and even another early morning slot for Pokemon.
  • By August 2015, though, the amount of reruns for Teen Titans Go! was severely dialed back, with Regular Show even recapturing its 7:30 PM timeslot.
  • The series' already large marketing campaign has become even more extensive, with commercials for the show airing on non-Turner channels,note  various video streaming sites, and even in some movie theaters. Keep in mind that with the exception of Boomerang, it's rare for Cartoon Network shows to be advertised on even other channels owned by Time Warner.
    • They also ran ads once on The CW during Saturday mornings. It helps that Time Warner, the owner of the Turner networks, owns half of that network.
    • At one point in 2015, ads for the series even ran on the USA Network during Monday Night Raw.
    • One particular ad, containing children getting excited over "The Pee Pee Dance", has been playing every three hours in the local slot on New York cable provider Cablevision for at least a year as of June 2016, appearing on everything from DIY Network to ABC Family's 25 Days of Christmas.
  • There was also an unannounced five-hour marathon on August 22, 2015 despite the schedule listing other shows like Steven Universe and The Amazing World of Gumball. This practice also tends to happen a lot on weekends. September 26th saw Teen Titans Go! aired for 8 and a half hours straight, with 2 and a half hours of reruns before and after said marathon.
  • On the first day of Rosh Hashanah in 2015, nothing but Teen Titans Go! aired the whole day, and only two other shows aired throughout the festivities.
  • In the fall of 2015, Teen Titans Go would play in five two-hour blocks on weekdays, sandwiching episodes of Wabbit and Uncle Grandpa.
  • From October 2, 2015 to October 4, 2015, the show had an unannounced 39-hour marathon.
  • The popularity of the show has led to Cartoon Network devoting several programming blocks to the show:
    • The earliest of these blocks is the weekend morning block Teen Titans Go! Top 5, a rebranding of the original Top 5, where fans of the show pick the top 5 episodes that fans would like to see on TV online. The length of this block (running from 8AM to 1PM) has caused shows like Pokémon, Sonic Boom and Justice League Action to be put in poor timeslots on weekends. In late 2015, this block would usually be followed by an all-day block of Teen Titans Go!. In the fall of 2017, the block was shortened to be from 9 to 12 to play one hour blocks of Ben 10 and OK KO! Let's Be Heroes before and after the block. Usually, the modern incarnation of the block has all the episodes tied in to some sort of theme (for example, one day will have episodes focusing on food and another day may have episodes that are parodies of pop culture.) In January 2018, this block's Sunday run ended. To compromise, Cartoon Network made nearly the entire Saturday schedulenote  comprised of Teen Titans Go! re-runs.
    • In October 2015, the "New Thursdays" block they had for over a year was renamed the "New Titans Thursdays" block. Ironically, as of the rename, new episodes of the show didn't start airing until 3 weeks after it started. It reverted back to its original name in 2016, before becoming "Yoursdays" in April 2016, a block centered around viewers sending in videos of themselves.
    • In late January 2017, Cartoon Network added a block called the Teen Titans Go! Friday Party, which is basically a 9-hour marathon of Teen Titans Go! done to premiere new episodes of the show. Sometimes, during this block, other shows will have new episodes, like PPG 2016.
    • After the Friday Party block was done away with, Cartoon Network made a block called Summertime Go! (as in Teen Titans Go!) in June 2017. Headed by seven hours of TTG, the block airs on Fridays and has new episodes of TTG and Ben 10 (2016). New episodes of We Bare Bears and the premiere of OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes are expected to premiere sometime within the next couple of months. However in July, the block was ignored due to a month long bomb of Mighty Magiswords episodes, where viewers can use the MagiMobile app to collect swords based on Cartoon Network shows such as TTG, Steven Universe, Gumball, We Bare Bears, and Ben 10 2016.
    • In September 2017, Cartoon Network shifted its night of major premieres to Friday, consisting of new episodes of Teen Titans Go!, The Amazing World of Gumball, OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes, and We Bare Bears. More emphasis is put on TTG than the other shows, with nine hours of the show playing before the start of the block. The commercials for the block also say "It all starts with a new Teen Titans Go! at 6:00!", and the new Titans episodes are always promoted outside of the block.
    • To promote the four-way crossover amongst this show, OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes, Steven Universe, and Ben 10 (2016), Cartoon Network aired a block called "Raven Domination", which featured episodes of the show all about Raven, since she was in the aforementioned crossover.
  • On November 1, 2015, they aired "Serious Business/Thanksgiving" and "Let's Get Serious/Hose Water" back to back twice in a row, despite TV Guides listing Clarence and Uncle Grandpa and the episodes "Waffles/Opposites" and "Pirates/I See You". They also did the same thing with the latter's Steven Universe crossover, "Say Uncle", the same day as the eight and a half hour marathon.
  • Averted starting around mid-November 2015, with the show only rerunning four times a day and with Adventure Time, Regular Show, and Steven Universe reruns returning in force. This has allowed yet another Canadian import, Supernoobs, to make its US debut.
    • Unfortunately Supernoobs became another victim of screwing by Cartoon Network. In fact Teen Titans Go! eventually got the spotlight over Supernoobs when it interrupted the show's comeback from an eight month hiatus after two weeks and stole the show's plans to air new episodes while replacing them with Teen Titans Go! reruns.
  • Sometimes, they will do TTG marathons consisting of repeated airings of single episodes:
    • On one day in July 2015, "Puppets, Whaaaat?" aired for six hours in a row.
    • On January 21, 2016, nothing but "Serious Business" and "Caramel Apples" aired from 8AM to 12PM.
    • On June 27, 2016, four airings of "Caged Tiger" and "Hose Water" made up the first two hours of the Cartoon Network schedule.
    • On January 14, 2017, the first part of "Two Parter" played four times in a row, with the second part being nowhere to be found on the schedule that day.
    • On April 1, 2017, nothing but "Batman vs. Teen Titans: Dark Injustice" played the entire morning.
    • On April 21, 2018, "Think About Your Future" played four times in a row.
    • On August 22, 2018, "Caramel Apples" played twice in a row.
    • On December 31, 2018, the only Teen Titans Go! episodes to air all day were the three Beast Boy birthday episodes and "More Of The Same", repeating three times that day as the only four episodes aired of Teen Titans Go! (not counting the Island Adventures special).
    • On Valentine's Day 2019, "BBRAE", "The Power Of Shrimps" and "How Bout Some Effort?" played three times.
    • On the week of Memorial Day in 2019, "Girls' Night Out; You're Fired" played every day.
  • In January 2016, the series once again regained its grip on the schedule. This time around, though, they're mainly confined to mornings and mid-weekday, with only one primetime weekday slot. In fact, Cartoon Network showed an Adventure Time marathon on MLK Day, rather than a Teen Titans Go! marathon.
  • In February 2016, it seemed to be averted. Weekdays had zero Teen Titans Go! reruns, according to TV Guide, and reruns of The Garfield Show, several Total Drama series, and even Johnny Test returned to the schedule. In addition, Adventure Time, Regular Show, and Steven Universe, the three shows that many had theorized as being marginalized by network management for censorship reasons, regained a more regular rerun schedule. Unfortunately, though, it was just an error caused by TV Guide accidentally showing a schedule from early-mid 2014, when TTG had about as much airtime as any other series before the series dominated the schedule starting in 2015, which was rectified two days later.
  • In 2015, three restaurants (Sonic, Wendy's and Burger King) had given away toys based off the show, a feat that has never been accomplished before by any kids' property in North America.
    • A year and a half later, McDonald's in the U.S. gave away toys based on the show, making it the shortest time a licensed property appeared at all 4 nationwide restaurants that have licensed tie-ins in kids' mealsnote , something that took Nickelodeon counterpart SpongeBob SquarePants 11 years to do.
  • The show has a Blu-ray release, making it one of the handful of Warner Bros. cartoons to get this treatment.
  • Until April 2017, the show aired on Boomerang.note 
  • Ever since said episode premiered in 2014, you couldn't watch Cartoon Network every weekend without seeing the episode "Caged Tiger; Hose Water" at least once, since the first segment was (before the premiere of "Serious Business") the highest rated episode of the show.
    • "Caged Tiger" is loved so much by Cartoon Network that as of March 2016, the episode will show up after any given movie airing to round out time, similar to what happened to Adventure Time at the peak of its popularity.
  • It's one of five currently airing kids' shows note  that has holiday themed episodes of the show played even when it's not said holiday. For example, "Thanksgiving" was frequently played in early 2015 due to being paired with "Serious Business", one of the show's most popular episodes, "How 'Bout Some Effort" played even after Valentine's Day passed, "Black Friday" is aired every other day and "The True Meaning of Christmas" will often play every two weeks.
    • Even more peculiar, the episode "More of the Same”, an episode about the New Year, was first aired in the United States nearly five months (July 30) before New Year actually happened. Most countries, such as the United Kingdom note  and Australia, actually waited to air it until New Year's.
  • Here's a chart of the typical Cartoon Network weekly schedule near the end of 2015, in which TTG takes up 64% of the weekly airtime. Even SpongeBob SquarePants rarely hits that level of network favoritism.
  • In May 2016, airings of the show were cut down once again. The show aired for 3.5 hours on weekdays and 3 hours on weekends.
  • On July 16, 2016, Cartoon Network played a surprise five-hour marathon of the show, followed by a three-hour Steven Universe marathon.
  • A surprising occasion when a marathon for the show was not held to hype up an anticipated episode was during the week Island Adventures premiered. The channel ran a schedule that was pretty close to its normal schedule at the time, except with some of the slots for Baby Looney Tunes and Tom and Jerry replaced by movies such as Shrek, Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School (a TV movie that hadn't been seen on Cartoon Network for years) and Tom and Jerry and the Wizard of Oz, as well as the weekend Top 5 block being shortened so that they could air Island Adventures.
    • This treatment happened again during Teen Titans Go's round of airing new episodes for the "Best Summer Ever!" promotion, despite the day the episodes premiered being the same day The Loud House special "Tripped!" and the revival of Double Dare made their premieres on rival channel Nickelodeon. That week's schedule was pretty much the same as the schedule used for the other "Best Summer Ever!" premieres.
  • Cartoon Network's YouTube channel formerly had Teen Titans Go! as the sole show represented in its banner, further presenting TTG as a flagship show for the network. It has since been replaced with a banner representing a variety of shows on the network until that one was replaced with a Mighty Magiswords banner for a week.
  • Ever since 2015, Cartoon Network will hold a marathon on the first Saturday of December to celebrate Beast Boy's birthday with episodes all based around Beast Boy.
  • CN will also play marathons of Teen Titans Go! whenever a new episode of any show has a premiere on a day that's not a Thursday. During most of the times that they do this, Teen Titans Go! isn't the show that's airing a new episode.
  • Island Adventures, the TV movie for the show, is so loved by Cartoon Network that it is often used to fill time that can't be taken up by more Teen Titans Go! episodes. Sometimes, as was the case during a marathon commemorating the premiere of My Knight and Me, the movie will air twice.
  • They will also tend to run marathons to entertain kids stuck inside the house due to major blizzards, since the show usually gets many on-demand viewings during them. One such instance of this, which happened during a nor'easter in late March, became a meme because the idea was insane, considering that some areas struck by said snowstorm may not have had power.
  • This is Cartoon Network's air schedule for the week of February 13, 2017. Notice all 159 of those yellow rectangles? That is every single time an episode of Teen Titans Go! aired that week. If you look in the upper right hand corner, you'll notice a breakdown by percentages. You'll also notice that Teen Titans Go! takes up 50 percent of the airtime for Cartoon Network in that week.
    • By late February and early March, TTG averaged around 180 airings per week, and the schedule was changed to only include this show, The Amazing World of Gumball and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, save for any new episodes of other shows. Shows besides the "Big Three" weren't even re-run at all. No, seriously.
      • We Bare Bears rejoined the lineup in late March, to the relief of many. In April, the only 5 shows on the schedule were the aforementioned "Big Three", We Bare Bears, and the 2017 Ben 10. Adventure Time rejoined the lineup on April 24th in time for the Elements miniseries, with Steven Universe returning in May.
      • Teen Titans GO!'s Friday airings on June 16, 2017 got 0.9 million viewers, which caused the network to put more reruns of the show on the schedule the following week.
    • CN's schedule on April 15 and 16, 2017 was literally nothing but TTG from 6AM to 8PM, as both a celebration of Easter and to compete with various things on other networks, including the season premiere of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, a Bee Gees special and the Encore premiere of Inside Out.
  • Another all-day marathon was held on May 29, 2017 that was another re-hash of the Friday Party block (with Teen Titans Go!, Ben 10 and Steven Universe being the shows airing new episodes) to celebrate Memorial Day. The weird part about this was that only cable boxes listed the marathon and not online websites, which instead listed only two hours of TTG in the morning, episodes of Ben 10, Tom and Jerry Tales and Steven Universe, as well as some movies.
  • However, starting on April 23, the reruns are being severely dialed back again, yielding to hour-long blocks of Steven Universe reruns, a glut of movies and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and We Bare Bears reruns, and the Adventure Time miniseries Elements. This has continued into May and possibly June, with more reruns of the above shows airing, particularly of The Amazing World of Gumball. Adventure Time reruns are still absent, though they finally returned in June, airing on Mondays in a one-hour block.
    • Zigzagged, Along with Gumball and Ben 10 2016, the series still ended taking up most of the slots with the occasional movies, several of which are live-action (the only live-action programming left on the network following the infamous CN Real era). Steven Universe barely gets any rerun time (with three of its season 4 episodes compiled into an hour long block— granted, that's still more than what Transformers: Robots In Disguise or Sonic Boom get). We Bare Bears and Clarence get the occasional showing, but Uncle Grandpa gets a one and done showing of new episodes just to get to cancellation quicker.
  • In July 2017, about 80% of Cartoon Network's daily schedule was made up of some combination of Titans, Gumball, or Ben 10, with occasional movies and episodes of We Bare Bears, Clarence and Steven Universe (in that order in terms of frequency) making up most of the rest. This may or may not change with the introduction of new series such as DC Super Hero Girls in 2018.
    • The second largest Teen Titans Go! marathon in the show's history (see below for the largest) was held from July 31, 2017 to August 6, 2017, to promote the much-hyped premiere of OK KO! Let's Be Heroes and the second TV movie, "The Day the Night Stopped Beginning to Shine and Became Dark Even Though it Was the Day". Taking it even further than previous marathons, the network aired 300 episodes of a then 183-episode cartoonnote  in the span of one week. Unlike other previous TTG marathons, this one did not air on a holiday or other special day, but it does continue the network's new tradition of airing TTG marathons before new episodes of other shows. Surprisingly enough, unlike most marathons that were held to promote new episodes of the show, this one worked to increase the ratings for the events it was being held for, as the final part of the movie was the top scripted show on cable the day it aired, beating out a new episode of Raven's Home (no relation to this show's Raven) that aired the same night.
  • During the week of August 7th, 2017, reruns were once again dialed back. It still aired 179 episodes that week.
  • On August 19, 2017, an all day marathon aired to promote the very first re-run of The Night Begins To Shine and the return of Teen Titans to the weekend line-up.
  • However, starting on September 25, 2017, the show now averages 4 hours from Monday to Thursday, yielding to airings of OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes, The Amazing World of Gumball, We Bare Bears, Teen Titans, Ben 10 (2016), Tom and Jerry, Looney Tunes, and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (returning to the schedule after being removed in May).
    • However, after a week Tom and Jerry, Looney Tunes, and Cloudy were pulled and replaced with Scooby-Doo movies, reruns of the original Ben 10, and Clarence (returning to the schedule after being removed in July)
  • A theatrical movie, later given the appropriate title of Teen Titans Go! To the Movies, was announced on September 25, 2017, with a release date of July 27, 2018, making it the second Cartoon Network show after The Powerpuff Girls Movie and the second WB-produced animated television show after Batman: Mask of the Phantasm to get one.
  • On October 9th, a marathon called National Butt-Kicking Day was held, with nothing but the show, OK K.O.! and reruns of Teen Titans aired to celebrate Columbus Day and K.O.'s crossover with Captain Planet and the Planeteers.
  • For the two-part special "Titans Got Talent" (an interactive special where viewers vote for which character wins), CN started not a website, but a hotline. Keep in mind, it's rare for any show to do this, especially since the rise of Internet polls.
  • As of mid-October, the reruns are once again being somewhat dialed back, although it is still by far the most frequently-occurring show on the network. Episodes of OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes, The Amazing World of Gumball, Teen Titans, reruns of the original Ben 10, and Clarence are being added on weekdays, as are various movies, so Teen Titans Go ends up taking up about a third of a typical daytime schedule.
    • There were a lot of promos for Teen Titans Go's 200th episode, which aired during the Thanksgiving week. A screen bug was even added next to the channel's logo to promote it. The show had a five-day marathon from November 22-26, 2017 to celebrate this episode.
  • In February 2018, Clarence, Adventure Time, OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes, Ben 10 (2016), and Teen Titans were temporarily removed from the weekday schedule, and only TTG, Unikitty, We Bare Bears, and Gumball remained (OK KO and Ben 10 2016 are kept on weekends, however). Cartoon Network also had a four-day TTG marathon to premiere the "Opposite Titans" episode and to celebrate President's Day. For the same episode, Cartoon Network also started a site where fans vote for the versions of the characters they want to see in the episode.
  • In 2018, they started showing themed compilations of the show ranging from a half-hour to an hour in length note , with new ones premiering every Friday. They tend to be themed around random topics that serve the purpose of padding out time slots on other days of the week. Some of these have included "Tooth Fairy Fun", "Beast Boy's Best Beasts" and "Pizza Party!".
  • On March 30, 2018, there was a two-day marathon to premiere the special "Flashback", the series Craig of the Creek. The marathon treatment of the show was surprisingly averted on Easter Day itself.
  • On April 6th, a marathon of the show aired to promote new episodes of Ben 10 (2016) and Craig of the Creek, and a special half-hour long episode of OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes. It also, either intentionally or not, overlapped with yet another snowstorm in the midwestern United States.
  • Beginning with the week of April 23, 2018, the reruns of the show have been significantly dialed back, now averaging around four hours per day while yielding the timeslots it used to hog to other series such as Craig of the Creek, OK, K.O.!, We Bare Bears, Gumball, Ben 10, and even Adventure Time.
  • An all-weekend marathon (which only stopped to show Kung Fu Panda 2 and hour-long Unikitty! blocks) was held on the weekend the movie came out to promote the film.
  • As of August 2018, the show now averages 5 hours on the weekends.
  • The marathon treatment of the show died down after the Teen Titans Go! To The Movies-promoting one, likely due to the show's popularity rapidly dying down because of Total DramaRama beating the show in ratings and criticisms of the show now overshadowing any defenders the show has left. In fact, Cartoon Network is starting to give more airtime to other shows as of October 2018 like The Amazing World of Gumball, Craig of the Creek, We Bare Bears, OK K.O.! Let's Be Heroes, and Total DramaRama (with occassional reruns of Adventure Time, Steven Universe, the annual airing of the "Terror Tales of the Park" episodes of Regular Show at Halloween time, and starting in the last week or so of 2018, even the original Total Drama Island made a surprise return). The movie, as a matter of fact, was actually Screwed by the Network to some extent, getting surprisingly little advertising, indicating that the previous trend of airing as many TTG reruns as possible is over and the network is now trying to mend fences with the longtime viewers who jumped ship for Nickelodeon and Disney XD.
    • Another sign of the adoration dying down is the shortening of the show's marathons, usually those played before a new episode. In the past, marathons went from Cartoon Network's sign-on to Adult Swim's sign-on. This is indicative of the network cutting back on the amount of reruns the show gets, most likely due to a combination of rapidly declining ratings, the movie based on the show only doing mildly good at the box office, and major rerun fatigue that not even Nickelodeon would think about doing with their biggest shows.
    • Another instance of the show falling out of the network's favor can be seen in scheduling on the day of a highly-anticipated series finale. When Regular Show aired its series finale in January 2017, a TTG marathon was held before and after the finale, a sign that Cartoon Network did not care much about the show ending. Conversely, when Adventure Time aired its series finale on Labor Day in 2018, TTG respectfully stood on the sidelines to allow what was once Cartoon Network's flagship series (and the one that ended the network's first Dork Age when it premiered in 2010) to go out with dignity, not airing a single episode all day in favor of an Adventure Time marathon.
    • As of May 2019, even holiday marathons, which were usually held to either promote a new episode or to compete with the offerings of rival channels, note  have stopped. On Memorial Day, for instance, the schedule for the channel was the channel's normal schedule, the exact opposite of what Nickelodeon did that day note , despite the new episode being aired that day being a hyped-up episode about a sixth member of the team.
  • Delta Airlines has promoted Teen Titans Go! To the Movies more than any other one they've had on board on their website, with it appearing as featured every single month since it came out.

International Feeds
Better than the Christmas marathon, at least.note 
  • If there was an absolute king of this trope internationally, it would most definitely be the UK feed of Cartoon Network, who seems to have been fuelled by this trope since mid-2017:
    • In mid-August 2017, a lion's share of the weekly schedule was taken up by it, The Amazing World of Gumball and We Bare Bears, with almost every other show shoved to nighttime slots or vanishing completely. It got to the point where a total of four CN originals note  were put on hiatuses until March 2018, when they finally received new episodes in a localized version of CN US' NEW NEW NEW NEW Fridays block.
    • And, not unlike the US feed, they'll air marathons of the show if they feel like it:
      • On weekends, CN UK will sometimes air seven-hour-long marathons of their shows; they’ve been doing it with Gumball, We Bare Bears, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and this show. If a marathon of the show does air, then TTG will take up more than half of the daytime schedule.
      • To celebrate the start of 2018, CN UK decided to air TTG non-stop from 6AM to 9PM on the day of the new year. This was the day after CN US' Christmas marathon. They did the exact same thing the following New Year’s Day as well!
      • Starting from the February half-term of 2018 (pictured), the show has had 8-hour-long marathons every single weekday during most half term holidays, just to celebrate premieres of new episodes of the show.
    • The show doesn't just air on the local Cartoon Network, but on free-to-air publicly-owned kids' channel CITV, which airs some episodes that Cartoon Network doesn't air that often. Once, CITV's run even surpassed CN US' run, let alone CN UK's.
    • The UK feed suffers from the repeated episodes problem, too. Two particular blocks tend to play every weekend: the same hour-long block that contains "Tower Renovation" and "Serious Business", and the half hour block with "Smile Bones; Real Boy Adventures", with the latter sometimes appearing two days in a row.
  • In France, the show airs three to four times a day on not just the local Cartoon Network, but France 4, part of the public broadcaster that focus on younger audiences. Though compared to its reputation back in the United States, the cartoon is a lot more popular in France. That, and even on two channels, it still airs less compared to the American feed.


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