New Nickelodeon channel to launch on OTT in 2018

Titles such as "SpongeBob SquarePants", "Dora The Explorer" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" will be offered.

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Viacom, an American multinational media conglomerate, has announced the launch of a new Nickelodeon linear channel via ‘over-the-top’ (OTT) and mobile platforms in Japan due to the success of MTV-branded OTT channels in the country.

This is the first time a Nickelodeon-branded subscription TV channel will be available only via streaming services internationally. The new channel will be launched in the first quarter of 2018 on Japanese OTT platform dTV-Channel, a subscription service offered by NTT DOCOMO, INC. Iconic animation titles such as “SpongeBob SquarePants”, “Dora The Explorer” and “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” will be offered in the the subscription-based linear channel.

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