After three nights of horrible ratings, Nick at Nite has already moved to reduce the amount of How I Met Your Mother this week.
Forging programming relationships with the NFL, MLS and NASCAR, Nickelodeon is celebrating kids’ love for the action and excitement of the game with the launch of NickSports–a brand-new primetime programming block debuting Wednesday, Sept. 3, on Nicktoons.
The ill-fated rollout of The Legend of Korra’s third book has finally passed, with all 13 episodes released online at Nick.com. However, five of the episodes went unaired on television. That will be resolved when Book 3 “Change” comes to Nicktoons this month.
As has been the case for a while now, the kids cable networks aren’t making many big changes and are playing things pretty safe season-to-season. In days of yore, said networks would usually change things up for the summer months and then shake their schedules up again for the fall. Not so much any more.
Nicktoons will launch a new weekly two-hour block called “NickSports” starting Wednesday, September 3. The block will feature sports highlights along with sports-themed shows and movies.
Alien Dawn premiered on Nicktoons last February and aired for three months with only 15 of the show’s 26 episodes airing. After leaving the network in April 2013, both in premieres and repeats, the show hasn’t aired anywhere since. Now,… (READ MORE)
Little Battlers eXperience (LBX(TM)) — original concept created by LEVEL-5, Inc., based on an extremely popular Japanese animated franchise — will debut in the U.S. on Nicktoons Sunday, August 24, at 10:00 a.m. ET.
This July, Nickelodeon and Nicktoons are serving up a load of premieres. From new Fairly OddParents and Every Witch Way most weekdays to burn-off episodes of Fanboy & Chum Chum and T.U.F.F. Puppy.
Nickelodeon closed 2Q14 as basic cable’s number-one network in total day with Kids 2-11 (2.6/834K) and total viewers (1.6M), marking the net’s third consecutive quarter at the top. Nick’s quarterly performance also led its closest competitor by double-digits among Kids 2-11(+13%) and total viewers (+15%).
Steve Viksten, who wrote many episodes of Hey Arnold! including the theatrical movie, passed away Monday, June 23 at age 54.
Nicktoons and TeenNick are making a few changes to their line-ups starting this weekend. Rocket Power is added to TeenNick’s ’90s block and after being back just a little over a month, Danny Phantom is gone from Nicktoons as is T.U.F.F. Puppy. Kenan & Kel and All That also exit TeenNick.
Nickelodeon closed May as the top basic cable network in total day with Kids 2-11 (2.5/795K) and total viewers (1.5M), marking the net’s fifth consecutive month at the top.
Yesterday, Nicktoons launched their first overall rebrand since September 28, 2009 (when all the Nick networks launched new logos and the digitals renamed).
Nickelodeon closed the third week of April (4/14/14-4/20/14) as the number-one basic cable net in total day with Kids 2-11 (2.7/869K, up +4% over a year ago) and total viewers (1.6M), collecting its 15th consecutive weekly win.
Nickelodeon’s commitment to animation has produced some of the biggest, most ground-breaking hits of the past 30 years, including Rugrats, The Ren & Stimpy Show, Doug, SpongeBob SquarePants and The Fairly OddParents. In addition to its heralded Animation Shorts Program, Nick’s slate for the upcoming 2014-2015 season is part of the network’s biggest content pipeline it has ever had, with new series and innovations on new platforms in every genre — animation, live action, preschool and live events.