With over a whopping 18 million subscribers, it’s clear to see that the adorable Ryan of Ryan ToysReview has captured everyone’s heart. Kids and their parents love watching all of Ryan’s amazing videos – whether it’s videos of him playing with terrific toys, taking on exciting, science experiments or sharing excellent vlogs of wonderful memories he’s having with his family. Well, fans get to look forward to seeing a whole lot more of Ryan in his very own Nickelodeon pre-school series titled Ryan’s Mystery Playdate, which is set to premiere on April 19th at 12:30 PM ET / PT.
Families will have a blast as they get to watch Ryan take on fun challenges and unbox mystery boxes in order to find out who his playdate is. The 20-episode series is created and produced by pocket.watch. Nickelodeon will also premiere a brand new episode on Saturday, April 20th at 12:30 PM ET / PT before the series moves to its regular time-slot on Fridays at 12:30 PM ET / PT.
Let’s learn more about the show here: “In Ryan’s Mystery Playdate, Ryan, his parents and animated friends Gus the Gummy Gator and Combo Panda, work together to complete unique challenges and unlock mystery boxes that contain hints to help him discover who his mystery playdate is. The series encourages physical play, models positive family relationships and features a creative problem-solving curriculum.” (source: press release)
The premiere episode promises a whole lot of excitement for all viewers. According to the press release, “in the series premiere, “Ryan’s Kickin’ Playdate/Ryan’s Viral Playdate,” Ryan is put to the test with challenges ranging from stacking pancakes to catching slimy frogs before meeting his highly skilled playdate. Then, Ryan must deflate a room full of whoopee cushions to reveal the identity of his internet superstar playdate.”
After the premiere, short-form content and full episodes will be available on NickJr.com and the Nick Jr. App. Episodes will also be available on Nick Jr. On Demand and DTO.
To add onto all of the fun, beginning Friday, April 19, through Sunday, April 21, Nickelodeon will host the Ryan’s Mystery Playdate Sweepstakes. According to the press release, “Each episode of Ryan’s Mystery Playdate will feature a mystery word that parents can enter on RyansMysterySweepstakes.com, giving kids a chance to win a playdate with Ryan.”
Be sure to mark your calendars and tune in to a whole lot of surprises in Ryan’s Mystery Playdate premiering on Nickelodeon on Friday, April 19th at 12:30 PM ET / PT!