Last Tuesday, the cable network Nickelodeon issued a press release to announce that its CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series would be renewed for a second season of 26 episodes. The announcement came on the heels of a the successful hour-long premiere for the show on Saturday morning, September 29th, which drew 3.9 million total viewers and ranked as the top #1 kids program on basic cable. Nickelodeon described this performance as the network’s top-rated premiere for an animated series since 2009.
Nickelodeon intends to broadcast the second season ofÂ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in 2013.
[Via Nick and More!]