Nickelodeon UK have announced the highlights of their summer schedule, including several animated series new and recurring.
The main Nickelodeon channel will see the addition of Pop Pixie, a spin off of the popular Winx Club series focussing on the Pixie side characters as they have their own adventures in Pixieville starting this month. Winx Club itself is also set to return for a brand new season soon after. Fans of the show should also look out for new episodes of the similar Mia and Me, starting February.
Over on Nicktoons the charge is led by the recently debuted comedy series Rabbids Invasion and brand new season two episodes of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, plus new episodes of Monsters vs. Aliens, based on the DreamWorks theatrical movie. Viewers can also look forward to brand new episodes of Fairly Odd Parents (March), Sanjay and Craig (April), Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (May) and T.U.F.F. Puppy (June)
A whole range of fun and educational series will be presented on Nick Jr, starting with brand new show Zack & Quack, focussing on the fun adventures of seven year old Zack and his duck friend Quack in an imaginative pop-up book styled world where levers, tabs and flaps reveal surprises. This will be followed by Lalaloopsy (March), a new series for girls based on the successful line of patchwork-style dolls, and Driftwood Bay (May), a mixed-media animated series focussing on the special island that exists in the imagination of a five year old girl named Lily.
There’s also brand new episodes of existing favourites including Dinosaur Train (March), Paw Patrol (March), Bubble Guppies (April-May) and Team Umizoomi (June)