The Amazing World Of Gumball New Episodes On Nickelodeon Germany From 17th January
Nickelodeon Germany will continue airing new episodes of The Amazing World of Gumball (Season 4) from Tuesday 17th January, airing weekdays at 4.40pm in Germany and 3.25pm in Austria and Switzerland. Nickelodeon in Germany, Austria and Switzerland is a free-to-air channel and free-to-air rights are usually separate from pay-TV rights.
In most markets, Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon are direct competitors on a pay-TV industry level, however Germany is an exception to the rule, with both Viacom and Disney acquiring the rights to air many of Cartoon Network’s animated shows. Cartoon Network in Germany, Austria and Switzerland is only available on pay-TV but it will continue to air the very latest episodes of Gumball ahead of Nickelodeon.
Nickelodeon Germany Schedule (14th January – 17th January):
Rock Band Melvins To Make Guest Appearance On Uncle Grandpa
Buzz Osborne and Dale Crover from the rock band “Melvins” will appear in animated form in a special new episode of Uncle Grandpa which will air on Cartoon Network USA this Thursday (04/08/2016). Uncle Grandpa describes the band as “the best musicians who’ve ever lived”. Both Buzz and Dale had lots of fun voicing themselves in the cartoon, Buzz stated “I LOVED seeing myself animated, It’s the most reality I’ve had in a long time. These guys were so nice to us! They even allowed Dale and I to do the voiceovers sans pants!”. Dale mentioned that it was a dream come true as he was always has been a fan of animation: “I always wanted to be in animation and do cartoon voices, so this is a dream come true for me, We look hilarious as cartoon characters and fit right in with Uncle Grandpa and his gang!”.
The special episode will air on Thursday 4th August at 7.30pm ET/PT on Cartoon Network USA.
The Amazing World of Gumball on Nickelodeon Germany
From Monday 5th September, Nickelodeon Germany will start airing episodes from the first season of The Amazing World of Gumball. Despite being a long-time international rival to Cartoon Network, Nick Germany is actually a free-to-air channel unlike Cartoon Network Germany which requires a pay-tv subscription to receive the channel. The channel already airs Cartoon Network’s very own Adventure Time, with Nick Germany airing older episodes for free and Cartoon Network Germany airing new episodes with more frequent airings. Free-to-air episode premieres of The Amazing World of Gumball will air everyday at 4.40pm.
Cartoon Network Superstars On Cartoon Network Southeast Asia
Every weekend at 10.45am throughout August, Cartoon Network Southeast Asia will celebrate the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with a special programming block featuring sports-themed episodes of Regular Show, Adventure Time, Uncle Grandpa, The Amazing World of Gumball and many more.
Regular Show To Premiere On Cartoon Network Arabic
Mordecai and Rigby will finally make it to Cartoon Network Arabic very soon, Regular Show has always been missing from the channel’s schedule but soon kids in the Middle East and North African region will be able to enjoy the surreal comedy misadventures of two friends and their park co-workers.
Gumball, Teen Titans Go! And Steven Universe Nominated For Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award
Yesterday (03/02/2016), Nickelodeon have opened the public vote for the 2016 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards. Four animated shows that air on Cartoon Network has been nominated in the Best Cartoon category which includes: The Amazing World of Gumball, Teen Titans Go!, Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu and Steven Universe. The Amazing World of Gumball and Steven Universe are Cartoon Network originals, while Teen Titans Go! is produced by sister company, Warner Bros. Animation.
The Kids Choice Awards will air on Nickelodeon UK on Sunday 13th March at 5pm, so get voting!