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1.27.06 | Carnivale nominated for Costume Designer Guild Awards

Outstanding Period/Fantasy Television Series: Carnivale - Chrisi Karvonides-Dushenko.

1.18.06 | Carnivale nominated for American Society of Cinematographers

Best single episode of a regular series: Jeffrey Jur, ASC for "Los Moscos"-CARNIVALE/HBO.

1.13.06 | Carnivale nominated for ACE award

Best edited one-hour series for non-commercial televison: Carnivale: "Creed, Ok "- David J. Siegel, A.C.E/HBO.

10.06.2005 | 'Carnivale''Creator to Write Comic Books

Daniel Knauf, the creator and executive producer of HBO's "Carnivale," will write a comic book series for Marvel Enterprises. Mr. Knauf will take on the invincible "Iron Man," for a six-issue story arc scheduled to begin in the spring. The plot involves an assassin who seems to be using Iron Man's armor and weapons.

07.14.2005 | Carnivale receives Emmy® Nominations

Outstanding Art Direction For A Single-Camera Series.

Outstanding Cinematography For A Single-Camera Series-

Outstanding Hairstyling For A Series

Outstanding Makeup For A Series (Non-Prosthetic)

Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup For A Series, Miniseries, Movie Or A Special

Outstanding Music Composition For A Series (Dramatic Underscore)

Outstanding Costumes For A Series

For a complete list of HBO's Emmy® nominations click here.

5.11.2005 | Carnivale Comes to a Close:

After a two-season (24 episode) run, HBO has decided not to renew its Emmy®-winning Depression-era drama, Carnivale . As Carolyn Strauss said, "We have decided not to renew Carnivale. We feel the two seasons we had on the air told the story very well and we're proud of what everyone associated with the show has accomplished."

Garnering widespread critical praise, Carnivale contributed to HBO's 32 Primetime Emmy® Award wins in 2004, landing 5 awards out of 7 nominations. The wins include trophies for Outstanding Cinematography and Outstanding Art Direction for a Single-Camera Series, ending the series on a high note.

09.14.2004 | Carnivale receives Emmy® awards!

Carnivale won 5 of the 7 Emmy's® it was nominated for with wins for title design, costumes, hairstyling, art direction and cinematography at the Primetime Creative Arts Awards on Sunday.

02.25.2004 | Carnivàle

Stay tuned for the official DVD release of Carnivale from HBO Video. Any copies for sale at this time are not authorized by HBO.

11.21.2003 | HBO and RealNetworks Launch Downloadable Game Inspired by Critically Acclaimed Series "Carnivàle"

Tarot Card Game "FATE" is the First Downloadable Game Based on an HBO Original Series, Exclusively Available on RealOne Arcade.

NEW YORK and SEATTLE November 20, 2003 - HBO® and RealNetworks®, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNWK) today announced the immediate availability of "FATE: the Carnivàle Game™," a downloadable Tarot card game inspired by the hit HBO series "Carnivàle(SM)." HBO's first licensed downloadable game, "FATE: the Carnivàle Game," is being promoted at and is available for trial and purchase exclusively from the RealOne® Arcade game service for $19.99 at

"FATE™" is a unique Tarot card game of strategy and intuition where players match wits against the mysterious Fortune Teller. Players can choose to play as one of three unique carnival characters - Dogface, Joined Twins or a Tattooed Person. With success comes powerful wildcards, as well as information on the dark past of the character chosen to play. Addictive game play, Tarot lore, and character narratives are all intertwined, inviting players to advance through 12 intense levels. Lush, full-screen graphics, rich music and enhanced sound effects enfold players into the eerie world based on the popular "Carnivàle" series.

"FATE" joins the lineup of more than 160 downloadable and web games available for play and purchase on RealOne Arcade. RealOne Arcade offers consumers a fun, unique way to discover, acquire and play PC games, bringing together a wide array of games and services in a single, easy to use environment.

"RealOne Arcade is excited to offer the first game based on an HBO property," said Andrew Wright, vice president, RealOne Arcade. "FATE: the Carnivàle Game' is a great game for both 'Carnivàle' and game fans who love engaging, mysterious card games. Players will revel in the spirit, mystery and mood of this deep, challenging game."

"'Carnivàle' 'fans are among the most active we've seen on," said Patricia Wagstaff, vice president, Interactive Entertainment, HBO. "These viewers are passionate and committed to the series. It is this type of audience that will embrace the mystical and strategic aspects of 'FATE.'"

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