The Tremendous Bowl might need extra feminine viewership this yr with Taylor Swift entrance and middle, however Nickelodeon has one other viewers in thoughts: youngsters.
Although CBS was carrying the Feb. 11 matchup between the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs and the San Fransisco 49ers, Nickelodeon has been carrying a kid-friendly broadcast — and the web is erupting.
“The Nickelodeon Tremendous Bowl has been insane,” one viewer wrote on X, accompanied by screenshots from the published that it’s important to see to consider.
Throughout the opening to the big game, SpongeBob SquarePants carried out “Candy Victory” as photographs of the gamers flashed by amongst cartoon jellyfish and cutaways to the gang: Patrick Star, Squidward, Sandy Cheeks and Mr. Krabs.
All through the sport, Dora the Explorer has been popping in to remind viewers of soccer pointers, incomes her the official title of the NFL’s “guidelines professional,” per the league’s X account.
When introducing Chiefs tight finish Travis Kelce, the Nickelodeon broadcast referred to him as “Taylor Swift’s boyfriend” with a cartoon avatar subsequent to the title.
The decrease third additionally learn, “Good at soccer” in all caps.
One other moment confirmed Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, however superimposed a pirate hat, a parrot and bubbles on the display. On X, one other picture confirmed a 49ers participant in a watch patch and mustache.
The youngsters’s broadcast additionally created fish versions of celebrities, together with “Claumuel L. Jackson,” “Doja Catfish,” “Billie Eelish,” “LePrawn James” and “Fin Diesel.” “Herring Styles” and “Oprah Finfrey” have been additionally noticed within the crowd.
Followers on-line could not get sufficient of SpongeBob and Patrick as the sport commentators.
“Flipped over to the Nickelodeon broadcast…. it’s completely electrical,” the X person wrote.
In a single spotlight, Patrick Star had a useful be aware for 49ers participant Christian McCaffrey after he fumbled the soccer.
“You need to firmly grasp it,” the cartoon character shouted.