Posts Tagged ‘nickelodeon’

Sydney Car Wash in Legal Hot Water with Nick for SpongeBob Infringement

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
The owner of a car wash in Sydney, Australia has attracted the attention of Nickelodeon’s legal team, which is claiming that the car wash’s company logo too closely resembles SpongeBob SquarePants. The owner is claiming that his logo looks “totally different” from Nickelodeon’s famous character.

New "Three Delivery" Webisodes Available

by Ed Liuon December 8, 2008
The Animation Collective has announced that new webisodes of Three Delivery will be available at the Three Delivery website. A new 1.5 minute webisode will be posted on the site every Friday starting on December 5, 2008 and running through January 2, 2009. The show currently airs on the Nicktoons network. For full details, read […]

NYC’s Nickelodeon Digital Animation Studio Shuts Down

by Ed Liuon December 5, 2008
As part of larger cutbacks at parent company Viacom, the Nickelodeon Animation Digital Studio in New York City will be shutting down. The studio currently hosts 4 production units for Dora the Explorer/Go, Diego, Go!, The Backyardigans, and as-yet unpremiered shows Bubble Guppies and Team Umizoomi. According to a post at the ASIFA-East weblog, the […]

"The Mighty B!" Coming to DVD

by Dr. Daedaluson December 1, 2008
Nickelodeon’s new animated series, The Mighty B!, will get a DVD release on 2/24/09. Entitled The Mighty B! – We Got the Bee, the DVD contains an hour and a half of cartoons as well as a “Behind The Mighty B!” featurette. Price is not yet available. [Source: ]

Nickelodeon Announces December 2008 Programming Highlights

by Ed Liuon November 25, 2008
Nickelodeon has released highlights of their December 2008 programming schedule, focusing on the Christmas and holiday-themed specials. Animated premieres include the Christmas episodes of Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!, The Wonder Pets!, and The Fairly Odd Parents. Other seasonal episodes of The Backyardigans, Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego, Go!, and Yo Gabba Gabba! will also be running […]

"Wonder Pets! – Save the Nutcracker!" Debuts on Nickelodeon on Dec 8, 2008

by Ed Liuon November 18, 2008
The Wonder Pets! special episode Save the Nutcracker will be debuting on Nickelodeon on December 8, 2008, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The special episode of the Emmy-winning show sends Linny the Guinea Pig, Turtle Tuck, and Ming-Ming Duckling into a version of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker ballet, as the Mouse King emerges from a picture book […]

SpongeBob Becomes a Sponge

by Ed Liuon November 7, 2008
The Connecticut-based SpongeTech Delivery Systems has landed the obvious license to turn Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants into an actual sponge. Licensed sponges will also be produced in the shape of Dora the Explorer and Diego of Go, Diego, Go! Company owner Michael Metter stated that he decided to go for the license after the success of […]

Nickelodeon’s "Superstuffed Nicktoons Weekend" Cartoon Marathon Starts Nov 26, 2008

by Ed Liuon November 4, 2008
Nickelodeon has announced details of this year’s “Superstuffed Nicktoons Weekend” marathon of cartoons to celebrate the American Thanksgiving holiday. The marathon will start on Wednesday, November 26, 2008, and run through Sunday, November 30. Highlights include sneak previews of The Penguins of Madagascar, the debut of the Naked Brothers Band animated special The Supetastic 6, […]

"Avatar" Seasons 1 and 2 Streaming Video Available on Veoh

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2008
The Veoh on-line video website has begun broadcasting Nickelodeon’s Avatar the Last Airbender in streaming video format. Seasons 1 and 2 are available now. (via TZ member Antiyonder)

Naked Brothers Band Get Animated in "The Supetastic 6" on Nov. 26, 2008

by Ed Liuon October 31, 2008
Nickelodeon has announced several new projects involving the Naked Brothers Band, their hit teen singing group: a one-hour TV movie, an animated special, and their first national tour, which kicks off on November 1, 2008, at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, NJ. The live-action movie Operation Mojo will debut on Saturday, November 22, 2008, […]