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Nicktoons (also referred to by its former name Nicktoons Network) is an American television network owned by Paramount through the Nickelodeon Networks subsidiary of its Domestic Media Networks division. Launched on May 1, 2002, the channel mainly broadcasts animated series that originated on sister network Nickelodeon, known collectively as Nicktoons. Despite its name, however, it has also aired some of Nick's live-action series since 2008.

Nicktoons TV[]


NickToons TV
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Balloon Extra Bold ("Nick")
Helvetica Neue Condensed Heavy ("toons tv")
Launched:  May 1, 2002

Nicktoons was launched on May 1, 2002 as Nicktoons TV, originally a part of the digital cable-exclusive MTV Digital Suite. In keeping with the identity of its sister network, the channel's initial logo featured orange silhouettes of various Nickelodeon characters, such as SpongeBob SquarePants (pictured above).

Nicktoons (first era)[]



Nicktoons (2003-2004)
Designer:  OCDC
Typography:  Balloon Extra Bold
Launched:  April 7, 2003

On April 7, 2003, the channel's name was shortened to Nicktoons, and it adopted a logo similar to that of its namesake brand (albeit using the 1998 Nickelodeon splat).


Nicktoons 2004
Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Balloon Extra Bold
Launched:  January 2004

In January 2004, the logo was redone to have a chrome finish, with the wordmark being changed to blue. The logo was only used for bumpers during the 2003 era in early 2004 until the screen bug was updated in February 2004. Around June 2005, the channel began to carry regular advertising and was now offered on digital satellite television along with digital cable.

Nicktoons Network[]


Nicktoons Network
Designer:  Chip Wass
Typography:  Balloon Extra Bold ("Nicktoons")
Trade Gothic Standard Bold Extended ("NETWORK")
Launched:  September 23, 2005

On September 23, 2005, the channel was relaunched as Nicktoons Network, with a new on-air graphics package created by Exopolis.

Nicktoons (second era)[]



Nicktoons 2009 Red
Designer:  Eric Zim
Typography:  Custom (unofficially named "Litebulb")
Launched:  September 28, 2009

On September 28, 2009, the channel reverted to its former name and adopted a logo modeled after its sister network's then-newly introduced redesign.


Nicktoons 2009 Green
Designer:  Sibling Rivalry Studio
Typography:  Custom
Launched:  May 5, 2014

As of February 2022, this is still used on some bumpers.


Nicktoons (Blue)
Designer:  Sibling Rivalry Studio
Typography:  Custom
Launched:  November 14, 2016

On November 14, 2016, the word "TOONS" had its color changed again, this time to blue.

2023–2024 (secondary), 2024–present (primary)[]

Nicktoons 2023 Logo
Designer:  Roger
Typography:  Custom
Launched:  August 15, 2023 (promos)
January 1, 2024

In 2023, to coincide with Nickelodeon's own rebrand, the word "TOONS" had its color changed once more, this time to turquoise. Though the new logo has been used intermittently in promos since August 15, 2023[1], and in program guides since November 2023, the channel's bumpers and on-screen bug continued to use the previous logo until January 1, 2024.