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New "Penguins of Madagascar" Special "Dr. Blowhole’s Revenge" Premieres Feb 15, 2010

by Ed Liuon January 20, 2010
Nickelodeon has announced a new Penguins of Madagascar special titled “Dr. Blowhole’s Revenge” will debut on February 15, 2010, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). In the special, Neil Patrick Harris will guest star as the evil Dr. Blowhole, a malevolent dolphin determined to flood the world to wipe out all land mammals and eliminate the Penguins, […]

Nickelodeon and Norwegian Cruise Lines Announce New Themed Cruises Starting April ’10

by Ed Liuon January 15, 2010
Nickelodeon and Norwegian Cruise Line have announced a new three-year partnership to deliver Nickelodeon-themed entertainment starting this April on the Norwegian Jewel and Norwegian Epic cruise ships, with “meet and greet” opportunities for passengers, interactive game shows ,and more. There will also be new Nickelodeon at Sea specialty cruises starting later this year on the […]

Nickelodeons "Team Umizoomi" Brings Math to Pre-Schoolers Starting January 25, 2010

by Ed Liuon January 13, 2010
Nickelodeon will premiere Team Umizoomi on January 25, 2010, with two back-to-back episodes starting at 11:30 AM (Eastern/Pacific). The new series promises to focus entirely on math, using “action-adventure missions with an interactive math curriculum designed to help kids develop self-confidence in their math abilities and appreciate the many ways in which mathematics shapes their […]

Best New Animated Series of 2009: "Olivia"

by Ed Liuon December 30, 2009
This week, Toon Zone News looks back at 2009 by reposting our reviews of what we felt was the best that the year had to offer. The staff felt it was a thin year for new animated series. How thin? Well, we came this close to naming Phineas and Ferb the Best New Animated Series […]

Nickelodeon Greenlights New Season of "SpongeBob SquarePants"

by Ed Liuon December 16, 2009
Nickelodeon has wrapped up its 10th anniversary celebration of SpongeBob SquarePants by ordering another season of 26 new episodes. The entire cast will be returning for the new season. There is no scheduled date for when the new episodes will begin airing. The full press release follows: Nickelodeon Caps SpongeBob SquarePants’ 10th Anniversary Celebration with […]

"SpongeBob SquarePants": "SpongeBob’s Last Stand" Coming to DVD

by Classic Speedyon December 14, 2009
A new SpongeBob SquarePants best-of DVD, “SpongeBob’s Last Stand”, comes to DVD on 3/16/10 for $16.99. It will contain the currently unaired episode “SpongeBob’s Last Stand” (concerning SpongeBob and Patrick protesting a highway running through Bikini Bottom), as well as other new-to-DVD episodes. The DVD runs 89 minutes. [Source: TVShowsOnDVD.com ]

Nickelodeon Names Three for 10th Fellowship for Diverse Writers

by Ed Liuon December 11, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced the three new participants in its 10th Fellowship for Diverse Writers, a program that offers hands-on writing experience that is designed to “attract, develop and staff new and experienced, culturally and ethnically diverse writing talent on Nickelodeon network productions.” The new participants are Jonathan Butler, a published poet and songwriter, Stacie Craig, […]

Nickelodeon Announces Special Holiday 2009 Programming

by Ed Liuon December 4, 2009
Nickelodeon has announced a slate of holiday-themed programming for December 2009, including new specials for Back at the Barnyard, Dora the Explorer, and The Backyardigans, alongside returning holiday episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants and The Fairly OddParents. Conan O’Brien is also slated to guest-star as Santa Claus in the new episode of The Backyardigans. The full […]

Toons of the 2000s: Top 5 Nicktoons

by Dudleyon November 25, 2009
 Go back to the Toons of the 2000s Intro.  Here we are, at the close of the second decade of Nicktoons. The first began in 1991 with Doug, Rugrats, and The Ren and Stimpy Show, three shows that are not only well-remembered, but whose memory lasted long after their initial run through spin-offs, movies, and changes of […]

NY Times on "Yo Gabba Gabba!" Growing Pains

by Ed Liuon November 24, 2009
The New York Times reports on the success of Yo Gabba Gabba! on Nickelodeon’s Nick Jr. network, even though that success has not necessarily translated to assurances on the show’s future on the network (free registration required). The show has achieved considerable success with its eclectic mix of puppetry, animation, and music, and will be […]