After years of crying, pleading, and throwing temper tantrums, Nickelodeon has finally given 90s kids the metaphorical chocolate bar to keep us all quite: they’ve officially announced its new programming lineup, entitled, “The Splat.”
According to the network’s official release, “Nickelodeon will throw back to the ‘90s every day with the launch of ‘The Splat,’ a new multiscreen content destination spanning television, seven social media platforms, and a dedicated website aggregating the most loved Nick content from the 1990s and beyond.”
The Splat will not be its own channel, as previously speculated, but instead, will be a new addition will be an eight-hour block of ’90s TV programming on TeenNick from 10pm to 6am ET.
And hey social media obsessives! The Splat will also have a fan-driven website, an emoji keyboard with custom ‘90s emojis, stickers, and GIFs, and a big social media presence for fans to get involved.
When The Splat premieres on Monday, October 5th, there will be both animated and live-action favorites, including: All That, The Angry Beavers, Are You Afraid of the Dark?, CatDog, Clarissa Explains It All, Hey Arnold!, Hey Dude, Kenan & Kel, The Ren & Stimpy Show, Legends of the Hidden Temple, Rocko’s Modern Life, Rugrats, Salute Your Shorts, and The Wild Thornberrys.
There will also be specials like Oct. 12’s Rugrats Reptar Takeover, which will feature Reptar-themed Rugrats episodes, and Hey Arnold! Live from the Stoop on Oct. 19, which will feature stoop-centric episodes of the lovable football head.
So speak up! Will you be tuning into The Splat?