Netflix relaunches Cartoon Network, longtime fans weigh in
Almost a decade after its last episode aired, a beloved Cartoon Network animated series is back on the small screen thanks to Netflix. On July 16, the streaming giant presented its Johnny essay reboot, much to the delight of longtime fans who have been waiting for years to see more of the crazy adventures of Johnny, Duckey, and Susan and Mary.
Originally aired for a total of 117 episodes – Seasons 1-3 aired on The WB / The CW followed by Season 4-6 on Cartoon Network – between 2005 and 2014, Johnny essay follows the wacky adventures of imaginative boy Johnny, his dog Dukey, and his science-loving twin sisters, Susan and Mary. The official Netflix synopsis reads, “What problems could an imaginative boy, his loyal dog, and two science-loving sisters have? Hmm, that sounds like a challenge!” In the streamer’s reboot, there is a device called the GPS-scape which can send the gang around the world, and there is a baby robot presented to the Test family.
After Johnny essay ended in 2014, it was confirmed in May 2020 that Netflix was bringing the animated series to life. The streamer gave fans their first glimpse of the show in June this year, and fans were quick to vote on the reboot when Johnny essay dropped its seventh season, the Netflix premiere, on July 16. Keep scrolling to see what the fans are saying.
That johnny test Netflix reboot
– Javan J South BSc (@Javansouthja) August 3, 2021
“Wait wtfffffffff Netflix has its own season of Johnny essay?????? ” a person surprised by the reboot wrote. “When did it happen.”
if johnny’s test was really “restarted” i want to know who at netflix thought “yes this is the movement”
– 🌻🌙GoldFlash510☀️ 🏵️ (@ Flash_510) August 9, 2021
“NETFLIX HAS REDONE JOHNNY TEST?!? !!?!?! ??! ?? ” asked someone else before giving their opinion on the restart. “THE ANIMATION IS HORRID AND THEY HAVE CHANGED THE THEMATIC SONG !!!!!”
This new Netflix version of Johnny’s test needs to move forward😒
– FANBOY GOD (@officialLeDieu) August 9, 2021
“I just watched Netflix Johnny essay and I have to admit that I actually enjoyed more than the last few seasons of Johnny essay and to a lesser extent the first 3 seasons “, added a person. “While Johnny essay was a flawed but decent show, that of Netflix Johnny essay upgrades it to what the show should have been in Season 1, but the continuity of subsequent seasons remains intact. “
I’m dying, I love the rest
– Black Krillin (@tinyhomoerectus) July 21, 2021
“So, Netflix Johnny essay the rest is actually quite good “, wrote another. “It looks softer in design but still conceptually difficult. In fact, I enjoyed the original without irony for a long time before I started to lose interest in it. I guess ’21m ‘recalled why I liked it in the first place. “
New Johnny Test on @Netflix is great
Always funny and always a dope show with great adventures pic.twitter.com/buqoHiRUSN
– The Acid Beat Tape: NEW ALBUM (@rumhamrapper) July 19, 2021
“I grew up watching the original and the first seasons, we’re really great, the following seasons were missing but I liked the slight continuity between everyone,” shared someone else. “The reboot appears to retain early season aspects while also acknowledging connections from previous seasons.”