The special premieres on Aug. 19 on HBO Max. | Source: HBO Max

It’s that time of year again where some have to start saying goodbye to summer to prep for back-to-school season. Bid adieu to summer camp and carefree freedom with some help from Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, and the rest of the Looney Tunes.

The Looney Tunes Cartoons Back to School Special from Warner Bros. Animation will premiere this Thursday on HBO Max. In this special episode, Daffy learns that cheaters never prosper, Foghorn Leghorn discovers that the pencil is mightier than the sword, and Beaky masters how to be a better buzzard.

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Looney Tunes Cartoons is a modern take on the classic Looney Tunes theatrical shorts, featuring a cartoonist-driven approach to storytelling; visually vibrant aesthetics; and simple, gag-driven plots. Head to HBO Max to catch up on the first two seasons of the show and start streaming the Back to School Special starting on Thursday, Aug. 19.

Watch the trailer below!

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Jackie Cucco

Jackie Cucco

Jackie Cucco is the senior editor of The Toy Insider, The Toy Book, and The Pop Insider. She covers toy trends, pop culture, and entertainment news, and makes appearances on national and regional outlets, including CBS, WPIX, News 12, and more. Jackie spends her time watching horror movies and working her way through every Stephen King novel out there.