Tuesday, November 01, 2011

Nickelodeon UK Launches New Brand Refresh

According to the streaming video below featuring some of Nickelodeon UK's current on-air presentation, Nickelodeon UK and Ireland today (Tuesday 1st November 2011) launched their brand new channel brand refresh, which features brand new Nickelodeon channel idents (station ID's) and Nickelodeon channel bumpers.



The streaming video above features three brand new Nickelodeon idents (the first new Nickelodeon ident is of SpongeBob Squarepants and Patrick Star from the hit animated Nickelodeon show (NickToon) "SpongeBob Squarepants" Jellyfishing, trying to catch Nickelodeon-orange coloured Jellyfish, the second brand new Nickelodeon ident features Dudley Puppy from the new animated Nickelodeon show "T.U.F.F. Puppy" turning into a Nickelodeon logo, and the third brand new Nickelodeon ident features SpongeBob Squarepants turning into a Nickelodeon logo whilst holding a net), and a brand new Nickelodeon "iCarly" bumper which features the cast of the hit live action Nickelodeon show "iCarly".

Also, below is another streaming video that features another one of Nickelodeon UK's brand new channel idents from Nickelodeon UK's recent channel refresh which features Dudley Puppy from the new animated Nickelodeon series "T.U.F.F. Puppy" chasing a bouncy Nickelodeon-orange colored rubber ball which then turns into the dot belonging to the letter "I" in the Nickelodeon logo (starts at approximately 34 seconds into the video):



Below is another streaming video that features two more of Nickelodeon UK's brand new channel idents from Nickelodeon UK's recent channel refresh. The first new Nickelodeon channel ident features Dudley Puppy and Kitty Katswell from the new animated Nickelodeon series "T.U.F.F. Puppy" having their photographs taken with a smart telephone (like an iPhone) during a Nickelodeon photo shoot, and the second (third new Nick ident on the video) features SpongeBob Squarepants and Patrick Star running around upside down in front of a Nickelodeon-orange background, then turning into a 'Nick' logo, which then zooms out to unveil a plain 'Nickelodeon' logo end board at the end.



Below is another streaming video that features another one of Nickelodeon UK's brand new channel idents from Nickelodeon UK's recent channel refresh. The new Nickelodeon UK ident below features the cast of the popular animated Nickelodeon show ("NickToon") "SpongeBob SquarePants" doing various activities on or around the typographical Nickelodeon logo. In order of appearance, the new Nickelodeon ident features Mrs. Puff driving a "boatmobile" past the Nickelodeon logo, SpongeBob SquarePants laughing and hitting the letter 'N' of the Nickelodeon logo, Mr. Krabs standing on top of the letter 'N' of the Nickelodeon logo enjoying a US dollar bill, Sandy Cheeks rock climbing by some Jellyfish up the letter 'I' of the Nickelodeon logo, SpongeBob SquarePants and Patrick Star positioning down the letter 'L' of the Nick logo, the quickly run away in opposite directions, and Sheldon Jim Plankton, Jr. (also known as Plankton) standing in front of the complete Nickelodeon logo with a black coloured remote device with a big red coloured button on it and a red coloured light on top of the devices aerial.



Below is another streaming video that features another one of Nickelodeon UK's brand new channel idents from Nickelodeon UK's recent channel refresh. The new Nickelodeon UK ident below features the cast of the animated Nickelodeon show ("NickToon") "The Penguins of Madagascar" (Skipper, Kowalski, Private, and Rico) singing a modern version of the famous "Nick-Nick-Nick-Nick-N-Nick-Nick-Nick" Nickelodeon jingle, which were originally sung by Eugene Pitt and his doo-wop group The Jive Five as part of classic Nickelodeon idents/Station Id's/Channel Id's in the 1980's (and used and broadcast on Nickelodeon UK in the 1990's) made by New York City, NY, USA-based production and consulting company 'Fred/Alan, Inc.', which was owned and ran by Fred Seibert and Alan Goodman, who also teamed up with Tom Corey and Scott Nash of the advertising firm Corey McPherson Nash to create the famous "orange splat" Nickelodeon logo with the channel/network name 'Nickelodeon' written in Balloon font, that would be used in hundreds of different variations of the Nickelodeon logo up until Nickelodeon's rebrand in 2009 and was created to replace the "Pinball" Nickelodeon logo, in New York City (Manhattan), New York, USA's Central Park Zoo with King Julien XIII dancing on a white Central Park Zoo bench:



Below is another streaming video that features four more of Nickelodeon UK's brand new channel idents and channel bumpers from Nickelodeon UK's recent channel refresh. The first new Nickelodeon UK channel ident below features "Victorious" and Nickelodeon star Victoria Justice and her "Victorious" co-stars going down a virtual road, the second new Nickelodeon UK channel ident (the third new Nick UK ident in the streaming video) features "iCarly" and Nickelodeon star Miranda Cosgrove walking and posing for the camera, the third new Nickelodeon UK ident features the cast of the popular Nickelodeon show "iCarly" (in order of appearance - Miranda Cosgrove (Carly Shay), Noah Munck (Gibby), Jerry Trainor (Spencer Shay), and Jennette McCurdy (Sam Puckett), then a group shot of all five of the main cast members of "iCarly", including Nathan Kress (Freddie Benson)), and the fourth new Nickelodeon UK ident features the cast of the hit original Nickelodeon animated series ("NickToon") "Fairly OddParents" (Timmy Turner, Baby Poof, Cosmo, and Wanda) playing guitars, ending with a Nickelodeon logo in front of a picture of Timmy Turner's house set in Dimmsdale, California, USA.



Below is another streaming video that features another one of Nickelodeon UK's brand new channel idents from Nickelodeon UK's recent channel refresh which features Timmy Turner from the hit original Nickelodeon animated series ("NickToon") "Fairly OddParents" bring chased by a rocket, then Cosmo & Wanda from Fairly Odd Parents (FOP) wishing him into a flying superhero (starts at approximately 16 seconds into the video):



Nickelodeon UK's latest refresh is from Nickelodeon USA's 2011 Image Campaign, which was created by New York-based creative studio "Trollb├Ąck + Company".

Below is another streaming video that features one of Nickelodeon UK and Ireland's new "More After The Break" bumpers which features Nickelodeon UK and Ireland's brand new show "Life with Boys":



Nickelodeon UK and Ireland has announced on their official Twitter profile page (@NickelodeonUK) that Nickelodeon UK and Ireland will be getting more brand new Nickelodeon channel bumpers in January 2012:
I just saw a sneak peek of the new bumpers coming to Nick in January [...] very exciting!
And:
Our production team are putting the final magical touches to them so I got a cheeky first look. 2012 is looking great:D
It is not yet confirmed whether Nickelodeon UK's new on-air bumpers will have the same style and be part of Nickelodeon UK's recent brand refresh [Autumn/Fall 2011], or whether the new Nickelodeon bumpers will feature a completely new design and style.

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