Nickelodeon announces plans for 650 more episodes of programming!
Nickelodeon held it’s upfronts presentation in New York City this week and Animation World Network reports the network is rolling out an incredible 650 new episodes over the next year! This means 325 hours of brand new, never before seen television, consisting of new series and returning hits. Some highlights inlcude:
– 300 half hours of animation, featuring SpongeBob SquarePants, T.U.F.F. Puppy, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, The Penguins of Madagascar, The Fairly OddParents and The Winx Club.
– An Avatar: The Last Airbender spinoff titled The Legend of Korra about a teen girl who fights for the right to become an Avatar.
– A show based on the Raving Rabbids video game series
– Monsters Vs. Aliens, based on the Dreamworks film
– Robot and Monster, a show about robots, monsters, monkeys and bacon (among other things I imagine)
– A brand new Spongebob Christmas Special
– Four Pilots from Fairly Odd Parents / TUFF Puppy creator Butch Hartman
The slate also includes plenty of live-action fare, but yo ucan check out the fulla rticle for the non-toon stuff 🙂 In any case, it looks liek we have tons of TV to watch over the next few months!