WWE YouTube Series ‘Slam City’ Pins Down First TV Deal with Nickelodeon (EXCLUSIVE)

The animated characters of WWE’s web series “WWE Slam City” are making the leap to television. Nickelodeon has inked a deal with WWE to air the stop-motion animated series on Nicktoons’ NickSports primetime programming block, starting Oct. 22. […] The first batch of 26 episodes, produced as two-minute installments, launched in March on WWESlamCity.com and Maker Studios’ YouTube channel Cartoonium in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. Later, the series streamed on the WWE Network, Mattel.com, Hulu, AOL On, VUDU, iTunes, Kabillion, Google Play, and Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo’s video game consoles. It’s been viewed nearly 20 million times across the platforms. – Marc Graser,Variety
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