Tag: Nickelodeon


by Daniel Pickett
March 3, 2016
Legends OF The Hidden Temple to air on Nickelodeon. Photo Comp: Nickelodeon Nick also Announces Greenlight of Two-Part Animated Hey Arnold! TV Movie   BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nickelodeon continues to reinvent its library of ‘90s content for a new generation of audiences with the greenlighting of a live-action TV movie inspired by its iconic game show Legends of the Hidden Temple. Drawing from the original game show’s premise…


by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2016
DRB46_SpongeBob_THOMAS_03 Beloved Thomas & Friends Characters Featured as DC Comics Super Friends, Batman, Wonder Woman, Supergirl, and More   Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants and His Pals to be Featured in MINIS form as well   February 11, 2016—Fisher-Price is expanding its highly successful Thomas & Friends MINIS with the addition of all-new mash-up MINIS.  Following the tremendous success…


by Daniel Pickett
January 31, 2016
PlayFair2016Logo Experiences from LEGO, Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Mattel, Cartoon Network, Toys”R”Us®, and More February 13-14, 2016   NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Play Fair, presented by LEGO and Nickelodeon, is a celebration of play and entertainment for all ages, debuting at New York City’s Javits Center on February 13-14, 2016, and tickets for the highly-anticipated event…


by Daniel Pickett
January 14, 2016
PWR_DinoSupercharge_Horiz_BB_w6.0 Saban Brands and Nickelodeon Announce Extension of Power Rangers Broadcast Partnership through 2018; Reveal Title of the 2017 Season as  ‘Power Rangers Ninja Steel’   Los Angeles, CA – January 12, 2016 – Saban Brands and Nickelodeon today announced that Power Rangers Dino Super Charge, the 23rd season of the iconic, long-standing franchise, will premiere…


by Daniel Pickett
December 15, 2015
PlayFair2016Logo Tickets for the First-Ever Consumer Event Are Now Available for Purchase February 13-14, 2016   NEW YORK, NY | December 14, 2015 – Play Fair, a celebration of play and entertainment for all ages, will welcome attendees for the first time at New York City’s Javits Center North on February 13 and 14, 2016. The…


by Daniel Pickett
November 11, 2015
ScreenHunter_145 Nov. 11 17.03 We have some exciting Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles news to share with you!  On Sunday, November 22, an all-new TV special, titled Half-Shell Heroes: Blast to the Past, will air on Nickelodeon. The one-hour special takes the Half-Shell Heroes back in time to a prehistoric era for a wild adventure. The Turtles and their pizza-loving…


by Daniel Pickett
September 26, 2015
NickSplat1  *Follow “The Splat” on Twitter @thesplat, Instagram @thesplatgram, Facebook, YouTube, Vine, Tumblr and Pinterest. #TheSplatIsComing   NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Millennials who crave the iconic Nickelodeon shows of their childhood, including Kenan & Kel, Rugrats, Hey Arnold! and more, can rejoice. Starting Monday, Oct. 5, Nickelodeon will throw back to the ’90s every day with the launch…


by Daniel Pickett
July 14, 2015
SDCC15NickSanCraig1 Nickelodeon Gives San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Fans a Special First-Look at Sanjay and Craig, “Snake Parts Unknown,” Featuring Renowned Culinary Adventurer Anthony Bourdain Animation Panel Featured Sneak Peeks from Nickelodeon’s slate of original, creator-driven series including Harvey Beaks and the upcoming, Pig Goat Banana Cricket and The Loud House. On Sunday, July 12, Nickelodeon presented…


by Daniel Pickett
July 6, 2015
SDCC15LOKCheifBeifong2 Established in 2013 by two Animation Directors (TMNT, Young Justice, Legend of Korra, Star wars: Rebels), ZWYER INDUSTRIES focuses on creating collectible goods based on animated properties. The two co-founders started out in the toy design/manufacturing industry before jumping into animation field. Being directly involved in the animation industry provided a great opportunity to create…


by Daniel Pickett
June 24, 2015
PlaymatesTMNTSDCC15Tease2 Yesterday we showed you the first tease that Playmates Toys posted for their SDCC 2015 TMNT exclusive.   Here is the latest tease they have posted on their Facebook page.  This new image doesn’t tell us what it will be, but it does tell us what size it is.   The other news is that…


by Daniel Pickett
June 23, 2015
TheThundermans1 My friend (and AFi reader) Chris Tallman is back this week as Mr. Thunderman on the 3rd season of the hit Nickelodeon series The Thundermans!  Check out the new trailer for season 3 below and set your DVRs for season 3!   New season, new super powers for one member of your favorite heroic household….


by Daniel Pickett
June 12, 2015
SDCC15Nick_3Dmodel Nickelodeon heads to Comic-Con International: San Diego 2015 to showcase its rich content through an innovative booth design, fan activations, talent-driven panels and more.   Nickelodeon’s 1800 sq. foot booth (#4113) is inspired by the excitement and imagination streaming out of its Burbank Animation Studio.  Sky-rocketing from the floor to the ceiling of the convention…


by Daniel Pickett
June 10, 2015
LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 09:  NBA superstar Carmelo Anthony teams up with Nickelodeon to announce the new Turtles by Melo product line at the Nickelodeon presentation at Licensing Expo on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images for NICKELODEON) *** Local Caption *** Carmelo Anthony Anthony Plans to Serve as Creative Director for Turtles by Melo, New Cross-Category Consumer Products Program, Expected to Debut Spring 2016 LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nickelodeon and NBA Superstar Carmelo Anthony today announced plans for a partnership to create Turtles by Melo, a brand-new consumer products line inspired by the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles hit franchise. A…


by Daniel Pickett
June 3, 2015
TMNT HeroClix and Dice Masters games available this year JUNE 3, 2015 (Columbus, OH) – At Origins Game Fair today, WizKids announced a partnership with Nickelodeon, the number-one entertainment brand for kids, to produce multiple tabletop games based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise. The first two games developed under this partnership will be…


by Daniel Pickett
April 7, 2015
SpongeBobTRU5-Pack Following the successful launch of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collection, Diamond Select Toys announced today the expansion of its Nickelodeon partnership with the release of a brand-new SpongeBob SquarePants Minimates line.  The collection will include SpongeBob, Patrick, Squidward, Mr. Krabs, Sandy, Grandpa Redbeard, Perch Perkins and Plankton designed as 2-inch-tall mini-figures with multiple points…


by Daniel Pickett
February 11, 2015
AlexBrandsLogo Licensed characters including SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora and Friends and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to be featured on products marketed by ALEX BRANDS®   Fairfield, NJ, February 11, 2015 – ALEX BRANDS® today announced that it has signed a licensing agreement with Nickelodeon to manufacture, distribute and market a broad array of products based on popular…


by Daniel Pickett
December 9, 2014
TMNTTRUMM1BlndBg1 The wait is finally over and TMNT Minimates are here!   These Minimates, based on the Nickelodeon animated series were first announced back in February at Toy Fair.   They are being released at Toys R Us as 2-packs with keychain attachments and at other retailers like Kmart and the direct market as single packed blind-bagged figures.  …


by Daniel Pickett
October 8, 2014
leo-final-low-res Four Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles statues based on the artwork of renowned fine artist James Jean   New York City – Oct. 8, 2014 –Good Smile Company, Inc. (Good Smile Company), premier Japanese collectible figure maker, and Nickelodeon are creating large-scale collectible figures for the iconic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Based on acclaimed fine artist…


by Daniel Pickett
September 25, 2014
Cowabunga! Before they were huge TV stars, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles hung out in a lot of comic book stores, and now the animated Turtles are coming back to comic shops in a whole new way! Diamond Select Toys’ new line of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles vinyl bust banks is finally hitting comic shops,…


by Ryan "TheSuperfly" Prast
July 25, 2014
TMNTCast2a The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are more popular today than ever before. The newest animated series on Nickelodeon is beloved by new and longtime fans alike, creating a diverse audience hungry for new stories, media and merchandise. With that audience in mind, Nickelodeon has partnered with Diamond Select Toys (DST) to create a similarly diverse…