New Wave was the fourth look of Cartoon Network in Asian (India, Pakistan, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, Philippines from December 5, 2008 to October 1, 2011) and Australian territories (Australia & New Zealand from August 31, 2008 to October 1, 2011). This era consists with 'dynamic line' theme on bumpers and promos, as well from their CN's websites.
The movie blocks, Cartoon Network Theatre and Friday Flicks, were merged and renamed to Cartoon Network Popcorn.
The New Wave look officially ended on October 1, 2011 at 9:00 AM (GMT +8) during The Amazing World of Gumball premiere. It took with CHECK it (known as Its A Fun Thing! over in Asia and Australia) look as a successor.
- The Cartoon Network logo in this era seen on promos and bumpers (the red one) resembles the screen bug and the logo for the Yes! era.