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1978–2005 1985–2003 1995–2005 1999–2005 2004–present 2016–present
1978–2005 1985–2003 1995–2005 1999–2005 2004–present 2016–present


Nelvana 1978.svg
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Unknown
Launched:  October 5, 1978

On October 5, 1978, Nelvana made its logo. The logo is a white polar bear with black colored edges.


Nelvana 1985.svg
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Horatio STD Bold
Launched:  September 14, 1985

A new logo was unveiled on September 14, 1985. They added more stuff to the 1977 Nelvana logo, including the wordmark in red text, and the 7 yellow stars encircling the polar bear, and the polar bear changed to blue. It was still used on old shows until 2003.


Nelvana 1995 Polar Bear.svg


Nelvana 1995.svg

The logo was updated on December 2, 1995. All the red and yellow colored stuff changed to dark blue colored stuff, except the stars. The 7 stars are white and now are in a dark blue arc. This was used until 2005 along with the 1999 logo.

Nelvana 2001.svg
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  ITC Bauhaus Pro Bold
Launched:  Unknown

In 1999, Nelvana made an alternate logo which was used until 2005. Everything was the same, except the wordmark. The text is in a different font now.


Nelvana 2004.svg
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Gill Sans ExtraBold
Launched:  September 7, 2004

A new logo debuted on September 7, 2004, The polar bear was improved, the stars and the arc are removed, and the wordmark is in a bold font. This logo is still used in tandem with the logo below as a production logo.


Nelvana 2016.svg
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Ulm Grotesk Extrabold
Launched:  October 23, 2016

In October 2016, the logo was changed yet again. The polar bear is more stylized (though resembles a cheaply edited 2004 logo), with the text in another font and lowercase letters.