Toronto-based Nelvana Enterprises have entered into a partnership with the Halifax toy company ORB to promote the Soft’n Slo Squishies line of collectibles. The agreement will see the animation studio handle global licensing representation for the brand, as well as produce 10 digital shorts. Licensing plans for the brand include apparel, sleepwear, accessories, novelty and gift, […]
The second season of Nelvana’s girl’s action series Mysticons premiered on Nicktoons on January 13th. Then, unexpectedly, new episodes went on hiatus after February. Fans, rejoice! The drought is almost over, as episode 28 “Save the Date” will air on Nicktoons on April 21st at 8 AM. New episodes are also returning in Canada. YTV […]
New episodes from the TV spinoff of Sony Pictures’ animated film duology, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs is ready to hit the small screen in Canada. The second season debuts Saturday, April 7th at 10:30 AM on Corus Entertainment’s YTV with a run in French Canada on Télétoon expected afterwards. Cloudy with a Chance […]
Mainframe Entertainment’s ReBoot animated series broke new ground by being the first fully CG-animated half-hour television show when it originally debuted in 1994. Now, nearly 25 years later, the franchise is back in ReBoot: The Guardian Code. Produced by Rainmaker’s Mainframe Studios label, the first ten episodes of the new CG-animated/live-action hybrid series will debut […]
You’d think the country that produced a cartoon would be one of the first markets to get it. That’s not always the case. The ZhuZhus, formerly known as Polly and the Zhu Zhu Pets, is one of those shows. Produced in Toronto, Canada by Nelvana, the animated show based on Cepia’s hugely popular toyline debuted […]
Corus Entertainment’s YTV will be offering a sneak peek at four back to back episodes of Nelvana’s new animated comedy sci fi series titled “Oh No! It’s an Alien Invasion” this coming Friday, March 29, starting at 4 pm before its official fall premiere. Oh No! It’s an Alien Invasion has been described as Home […]
After its February 2012 Nicktoons US premiere Monsuno is now heading up North, according to YTV.com’s schedule that is. The series is set to premiere on Saturday, May 5 on YTV in Canada at 1:30PM EST alongside the likes of Beyblade Metal Masters, Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh! 5Ds, and Power Rangers Super Samurai.
Vancouver-based animation studio Slap Happy Cartoons Inc. has recently announced that their animated project, Nerds and Monsters, has finally received a development deal courtesy of Corus Entertainment’s YTV, in which the 52×11 animated comedy series will be developed and licensed for distribution in Canada (and of course, if permitted – all over the world).
As the summer sun begins the depressing fade away, the one thing that keeps crazy-people-looking smiles plastered on our faces: the fall means new cartoons! Take YTV, for example. The network has already announced portions of the upcoming, Fall 2011 schedule, and there’s some great toons coming our way! Rated A For Awesome will launch […]
Power up them Lightsabers, because the Jedi have returned! On August 27th, fans in attendance at Fan Expo Canada 2011 will get to feast on the premiere of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, season 4, as Teletoon unleashes the all new footage. Fred Kennedy, host of Teletoon at Night, will host the season debut, which […]
Cartoon Network aims to Conquer the Kairu. How so? Teaming with Spin Master, Zodiak, and Marathon Media, the CN debuts the brand new animated series Redakai: Conquer the Kairu. The toon will air regularly, every Saturday Morning, at 10am – falling into a regular time slot as of July 23rd. Having already started on YTV […]
Later this year, Cartoon Network gets naked. Er, Naked Animals. …wait, that’s not better! Cartoon Network gets Almost Naked Animals, which is an animated comedy from 9 Story Entertainment. Phew! The two companies recently got together to ink a deal that will bring the toon to audiences later this year. The Almost Naked Animals series […]