Thursday, February 18, 2016

Nickelodeon UK Unveils Four Brand-New "Short Toons" For February 2016

New month, new toons! Nickelodeon UK and Ireland has unveiled the latest batch of freshly selected "Short Toons" on their official Nicktoons website and award-winning Nick Play app!

What could be better than even more side-splittingly funny cartoons, online and free whenever you fancy a chuckle?

Covering topics as varied as video games, zombie siblings and port-a-loo-loving Meerkats, developed shorts from the 2013 edition of Nickelodeon's world renowned Global Animated Shorts Programme are currently rolling out on and Nick Play App. Four of the funniest shorts will be available to view at any one time and, on the Nicktoons site, viewers will be able to show their appreciation for the creative work by selecting the "vote" button.

The current shorts available to view are:

Matt & Gus, created by Matt Braunger:

Matt and Gus have a plan to capture the donuts!

Bear Wrestler, created by Deanna Rooney:

The revamp of Patty and Bobo's bear-wrestling act is going well...until they try the "Flaming Ham and Cheese"!

Hole, by Sam Spina:

These group of friends found the coolest hang out spot...under the ground!

Woodstump created by Zach Smith:

There is no day that Dennis likes more than Saturday, the day when legends are born!

Watch on and on the Nick Play App today!

"The Animated Shorts Program aims to discover, mentor and collaborate with exciting new talent in order to develop the best content for Nickelodeon," said Nina Hahn, Senior Vice President, International Production and Development, Nickelodeon. "These shorts all have the potential to be developed into a longer-form series so it is great to be able to share them with UK fans and, through the vote button, get a sense of what is popular with audiences."

The Global Nickelodeon Animated Shorts Program is open to creatives across the world. The 2016 edition of the initiative is now open! Full information is available at
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