Nickelodeon (Italy)

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Nickelodeon logo new.svg
Launched 1 November 2004
Owned by Viacom International Media Networks Europe/ Sky Italia
Picture format 576i (SDTV)
Audience share 0.14% (2008, [1])
Language Italian
Broadcast area Italy
Headquarters Milan
Sister channel(s) MTV
Comedy Central
Nick Jr.
Timeshift service Nickelodeon +1
Website Official website
Sky Italia Channel 605
Channel 606 (Nickelodeon +1)

Nickelodeon is an Italian television channel launched on 1 November 2004 on Sky Italia. From 1997 until 2000, Rai Sat 2 broadcast Nickelodeon cartoons for three hours a day.


The channel was launched on 1 November 2004. At first it divided its frequency with Comedy Central, which broadcast at night. On 31 July 2009 a timeshift version was launched. On 1 April 2010 the channel got the new international logo. On 9 September 2013, both the channel and the timeshift broadcast in 16:9 widescreen.

Sister channels[edit]

Nick Jr. logo

Nick Jr. is an Italian television channel, aimed at a pre-school children audience. It launched on 31 July 2009 on Sky Italia to replace Rai YoYo, although it is still airing on selected cable providers.



The logo used from November 1, 2004 to March 31, 2010
The second logo in use from April 1, 2010


  1. ^ "Rapporto ANNO 2008". Auditel. 

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