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Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon
Launched 20 December 1995
Owned by MTV Networks Latin America (Viacom)
Picture format 480i (SDTV)
Country  Paraguay
 Mexico
 Venezuela
 Argentina
 Colombia
 Brazil
 Chile
Language Spanish/Portuguese (for Brazil)
Sister channel(s) VH1 Latin America, MTV Latin America, Nick Jr. Latin America
Website MundoNick.com

Nickelodeon Latin America is a cable and satellite television channel, counterpart of the American network Nickelodeon. It is oriented to Latin American region and the caribbean; mainly for children and teens. It is owned by MTV Networks Latin America. The channel was launched on December 20, 1995.It includes shows like Skimo and the hit teen drama Isa TKM and its sucessor Isa TK+.

The channel has a broadband channel called Nick Turbo (being the Latin American version of Turbonick). A High Definition channel, MTVNHD was launched on September 15, 2008.

Nickelodeon Latin America is divided into four feeds: North, Central, South and Brazil.

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History

The channel was launched on December 20, 1996 in Latin America as a toon-oriented channel, being the main competitor of Cartoon Network, who was launched 2 years before.

In 2000, Nickelodeon launched its official website for the region, MundoNick.com, allowing kids to vore for their favorite cartoons in specials blocks like "Nick VS Nick", "InterNick" and "Click Nick". A broadband radio, "Nick Radio" was also available, but eventually it was replaced by the Nick Jr. official site.

In 2005, the channel launched a special programming block, named "Fantabuloso", being very similar to TEENick, airing the same television shows and series. It was replaced in 2006 by Nick-at-Nite. On May 15, 2006 the channel premiered its first original production, called Skimo, new episodes premiered every Monday. The series were cancelled the following year after 4 seasons and 49 episodes.

On June 9, 2008 the channel launched "Nickers", a live-action show with two hosts introducing shows and music. It follows the same line and is very similar to Disney Channel's Zapping Zone. The block was retired in all feeds in december 2008.

In 2008, two new original productions premiered, both being soap operas. The first one, Isa TKM premiered on September 29, 2008 and La Maga y el Camino Dorado premiered on October 13 of the same year.

In 2009 a sequel to Isa TKM, called Isa TK+ begun airing, and a new segment called NickHits, which airs classic Nick Toons, replaced Nick@Nite on weekends

Programming

Programs not available in all regions

English title Spanish title Portuguese title
SpongeBob SquarePants Bob Esponja Bob Esponja Calça Quadrada
The Mighty B! Mighty B!: La Super Abeja Mighty B!
Turbo Dogs Perrio Turbo(aired only in Brazil) Dogs Turbo (aired only in Brazil)
The Penguins of Madagascar Los Pinguinos de Madagascar Os Pingüins de Madagascar
3-2-1 Penguins! 3-2-1 Pingüinos(aired only in Brazil) 3-2-1 Pingüins(aired only in Brazil)
Jimmy Two-Shoes Jimmy Two-Shoes Jimmy Two-Shoes
Back at the Barnyard La Granja O Segredo dos Animais
The Fairly OddParents
(all three Jimmy Timmy Power Hours and season 5 and later, earlier seasons air on Disney XD)
Los Padrinos Mágicos Os Padrinhos Mágicos
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius
(includes all three Jimmy Timmy Power Hours)
Las Aventuras de Jimmy Neutron As Aventuras de Jimmy Neutron: O Menino Gênio
Speed Racer: The Next Generation Meteoro: La Nueva Generación Speed Racer: Nova Geração
iCarly iCarly iCarly
True Jackson, VP True Jackson True Jackson
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide Manual de Supervivencia Escolar de Ned Manual de Sobrevivência Escolar do Ned
Zoey 101 Zoey 101 Zoey 101
Drake & Josh Drake y Josh Drake & Josh
Unfabulous Unfabulous Normal Demais
Avatar: The Last Airbender Avatar: La Leyenda de Aang Avatar: A Lenda de Aang
El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera El Tigre: Las Aventuras de Manny Rivera El Tigre: As Aventuras de Manny Rivera
The Naked Brothers Band Naked Brothers Band Naked Brothers Band
Escola pra Cachorro
(aired only in Brazil)
Tak and the Power of Juju Tak y el Poder de Juju Tak e a Magia de Juju
Kappa Mikey Kappa Mikey(aired only in Latin American)
Catscratch Catscratch Catscratch
My Life as a Teenage Robot La Robot Adolescente Uma Robô Adolescente
The X's Los X Família X
Karkú Karkú
Skimo Skimo
The Elephant Princess Alexandra: La Princesa del Rock Alexandra: A Princesa do Rock
Isa TKM Isa TKM
Isa TK+ Isa TK+
(premieres in Brazil in April 2010)
Sueña Conmigo
(coming soon in 2010)
The Troop The Troop
The Troop
Big Time Rush Big Time Rush
(coming soon in 2010)
Fanboy and Chum Chum
(premieres in April 2010)
Fanboy y Chum Chum Fanboy e Chum Chum
Victorious Victorious
(coming soon in 2010)
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Nick Jr.

English title Spanish title Portuguese title
Dora The Explorer Dora La Exploradora Dora a Aventureira
Go, Diego, Go! Go, Diego, Go! Go, Diego, Go!
Little Bill Pequeño Bill O Pequeno Bill
Wonder Pets! Las Mascotas Maravilla Super Fofos!
Ni Hao, Kai-Lan Ni Hao, Kai-Lan Ni Hao, Kai-Lan
Blue's Clues Las Pistas de Blue As Pistas de Blue

Nick at Nite

English title Spanish title Portuguese title
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air El Principe del Bel-air Um Maluco no Pedaço
Kenan & Kel Kenan & Kel Kenan & Kel
Clarissa Explains it All Clarissa Lo Explica Todo (Until Nick Hits released, this program was removed) Clarissa
ALF ALF ALF: O ETeimoso
Bewitched Hecizada A Feiticeira
I Dream of Jeannie Mi Bella Genio Jeannie é um Gênio
Get Smart Superagente 86 Agente 86

Nick Hits

English title Spanish title Portuguese title
Hey Arnold! ¡Oye Arnold! Ei Arnold!
Rocket Power Rocket Power Rocket Power
The Angry Beavers Los Castores Cascarrabias Os Castores Pirados
CatDog CatDog CatDog
Rocko's Modern Life La Vida Moderna de Rocko A Vida Moderna de Rocko
Invader Zim Invasor Zim Invasor Zim
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters ¡¡¡Aaahh!!! Monstruos de Verdad (only south feed and Brazil feed) Aaaahh!!! Monstros
The Wild Thornberrys Los Thornberrys Os Thornberry
As Told by Ginger Ginger (only north feed) Ginger
Rugrats Rugrats: Aventuras en Pañales Rugrats: Os Anjinhos
Ren and Stimpy Ren y Stimpy Ren e Stimpy (only Brazil feed)
ChalkZone Zona Tiza Mundo Giz (only Brazil feed)

Nickelodeon Latin America projects

Projects may vary depend on the feed

Summer Beach House

Summer Beach House is a marathon of Nickelodeon aired on weekday afternoons during the summer on Nickelodeon from June to August in 2002 and 2003. It featured Nicktoon cartoon characters hanging out at a beach house during the block. The block was seen weekdays from 12 Noon to 5 PM ET / PT.

Revista Nick

Revista Nick (Nick Magazine) was launched in 27 November 2004. It contains informative non-fiction pieces, humor, interviews, pranks, and a big comic book section in the center featuring original comics by leading underground cartoonists as well as strips about popular Nicktoons. It's available for people inside Mexico only.

Fantabuloso

Fantabuloso was a block played on Sunday and Saturday nights, similar to TEENick. The block was aimed toward children ages 12–17. The block was replaced for Nick-at-Nite on Saturdays and Nick Hits on Sundays.

Nick at Nite

Nick at Nite was launched in 2006, replacing Fantabuloso, aired weeknights from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am. The block was aired seven nights a week until July 2009, when Nick Hits, featuring classic Nicktoons and some live-action series, took over weekend nights.

External links


Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon
Launched 20 December 1996
Owned by MTV Networks (Viacom)
Sister channel(s) VH1 Latin America, MTV Latin America
Website www.mundonick.com

Nickelodeon Latin America is a cable and satellite television channel, counterpart of the American network Nickelodeon. It is oriented to Latin American; mainly for children and teens. It is owned by MTV Networks Latin America. The channel was launched on December 20, 1996.It includes shows like Skimo and the hit teen drama Isa TKM.

The channel has a broadband channel called Nick Turbo (being the Latin American version of Turbonick). A High Definition channel, MTVNHD was launched on September 15, 2008.

Nickelodeon Latin America is divided in three feeds: North, Central and South.

Contents

History

The channel was launched on December 20, 1996 in Latin America as a toon-oriented channel, being the main competitor of Cartoon Network, who was launched three years before.

On 2000, Nickelodeon launches its official website for the region, MundoNick.com, allowing kids to vore for their favorite cartoons in specials blocks like "Nick VS Nick", "InterNick" and "Click Nick". A broadband radio, "Nick Radio" was also available, but eventually it was replaced by the Nick Jr. official site.

In 2005, the channel launches a special programming block, named "Fantabuloso", being very similar to TEENick, airing the same television shows and series. It was replaced in 2006 by Nick-at-Nite. On May 15, 2006 the channel premieres its first original production, called Skimo, new episodes premiered every Monday. The series were cancelled the following year after 4 seasons and 49 episodes.

On June 9, 2008 the channel launched "Nickers", a live-action show with two hosts introducing shows and music. It follows the same line and is very similar to Disney Channel's Zapping Zone.

In 2008, two new original productions premiered, both being soap operas. The first one, Isa TKM premiered on September 29, 2008 and La Maga y el Camino Dorado premiered on October 13 of the same year.

Nickelodeon Latin America projects

Summer Beach House

Summer Beach House is a marathon of Nickelodeon aired on weekday afternoons during the summer on Nickelodeon from June to August in 2002 and 2003. It featured Nicktoon cartoon characters hanging out at a beach house during the block. The block was seen weekdays from 12 Noon to 5 PM ET / PT.

Revista Nick

Revista Nick (Nick Magazine) was launched in 27 November 2004. It contains informative non-fiction pieces, humor, interviews, pranks, and a big comic book section in the center featuring original comics by leading underground cartoonists as well as strips about popular Nicktoons. It's available for people inside Mexico only.

Fantabuloso

Fantabuloso was a block played on Sunday and Saturday nights, similar to TEENick. The block was aimed toward children ages 12-17. The block was replaced for Nick-at-Nite

Nick at Nite

Nick at Nite was launched on 2006, replacing Fantabuloso, aired weeknights from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am. The block was aired seven nights a week until July 2009, when Nick Hits, featuring classic Nicktoons and some live-action series, took over weekend nights.

External links


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