Nickelodeon has greenlit a second season of its hit new series ‘The Loud House’, commissioning another 14 episodes of brilliance that has seen audiences around the world glued to their TV screens.
Created by Chris Savino as part of Nick’s Animated Shorts Program, the series has quickly become one of the studio’s most successful animated series, delivering 1.8 million total viewers, averaging 3.3/981,000 in kids 2-11 and 3.2/565,000 in kids 6-11 since its debut on May 2. ‘The Loud House’ follows the chaotic yet fun-loving adventures of Lincoln Loud, an 11-year-old boy living in a house with ten sisters, as he is forced to find creative solutions to the ordinary and extreme problems of the household. More than just a simple gag-driven cartoon, the series explores the relationships between characters and their existence in the house with a level of heart that elevates it far above the typical “children’s” show.
“The fun, chaotic world of ‘The Loud House’ is connecting with our audience, and we are very happy to bring even more stories about Lincoln and his family to them,” said Nick’s senior VP, animation and games, James Stephenson. You can read our review of the series here.
Nickelodeon has also picked up a new game-themed animated series, “Glitch Techs,” with 20 episodes set to begin airing in 2018.
‘Glitch Techs’, stilla working title, follows the adventures of two kids recruited to battle video-game monsters that have found their way into the real world. The series comes from Eric Robles (“Fanboy & Chum Chum”) and Dan Milano (“Greg the Bunny,” “Warren the Ape”), both hand picked from Nick’s Artist Collective, an in-house artist-led development program.
“Nickelodeon is also thrilled to add the action-comedy ‘Glitch Techs’ to our pipeline of original content. The series comes from a stellar creative team, who has given us great characters, an exciting world and a truly innovative take on connecting games with with storytelling through a show we think kids will love,” said Stephenson.