Posts Tagged ‘nickelodeon’

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, […]

Nicktoons Network Debuts "Domo-kun" Shorts

by Ed Liuon October 24, 2008
Nicktoons Network has begun airing the first official Domo-kun short films imported from Japan, launching the new shorts in a variety of international markets. The fuzzy brown title character is the mascot of Japan’s NHK broadcast network, and named himself after the first word he heard on TV, which is usually translated as “thank you” […]

"Toot & Puddle" Premieres on NOGGIN in Prime-Time November 16, 2008

by Ed Liuon October 20, 2008
Nickelodeon has announced their newest pre-school series Toot & Puddle, which will debut on NOGGIN on Sunday, November 16, 2008, at 7:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The series is based on the award-winning book series by author and illustrator Holly Hobbie, and centers on a pair of pigs who “travel the world and find adventure wherever they […]

"WhoBob WhatPants?" Draws Top Ratings; Launches "Find SpongeBob" Game

by Ed Liuon October 16, 2008
The Hollywood Reporter states that the latest SpongeBob SquarePants special WhoBob WhatPants? drew top ratings on its premiere this past Monday night, drawing 7.7 million total viewers and coming in second only to ESPN’s Monday Night Football. Nickelodeon has also launched a special SpongeBob Square Pants’ Lost & Found My Prizes Game in conjunction with […]

"Dora Saves the Snow Princess" to Debut on Nickelodeon on November 3, 2008

by Ed Liuon October 16, 2008
Nickelodeon has announced the broadcast debut the hour-long Dora the Explorer movie Dora Saves the Snow Princess on November 3, 2008, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The story involves Dora and her friends helping La Princesa Sabrina, the Snow Princess, from a wicked witch who wants to melt the Snow Princess’ forest. Sneak peeks will be […]

High Fives for "Yo Gabba Gabba! The Dancey Dance Bunch!"

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2008
For an adult, watching any new children’s title can trigger an involuntary twinge of fear. In the best cases the show is enjoyable for viewers of all ages, even if the older viewers are enjoying the show for entirely different reasons than the younger ones. Most people who can count past 10 and tie their […]

Nickelodeon Announces Halloween Themed "Shocktober" for October 2008

by Ed Liuon October 9, 2008
Nickelodeon has announced a series of specials and Halloween-themed episodes to run on Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Nicktoons Network, and NOGGIN from October 25-31, 2008. Shows getting new episode premieres include Go, Diego, Go!, Ni Hao, Kai-lan, Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!, Three Delivery, The Mighty B!, and El Tigre. For full details on programming and scheduling, read […]