Nick Serves Heaping Helpings Of Premieres This Thanksgiving
Francis forces Malcolm and Reese to compete to “earn” a coveted ticket to a wrestling match; Dewey loses Craig’s cat while Craig is away at a comic book convention.
11:00 p.m. – Malcolm in the Middle, “Charity” (NETWORK PREMIERE)
Malcolm and his brothers mine personal profit from some church charity work, and Francis gets a taste of life in a logging camp.
11:30 p.m. – Malcolm in the Middle, “Hal’s Birthday” (NETWORK PREMIERE)
After Francis shows up with a new wife, Malcolm, Reese and Dewey get so fed up with Lois’ constant yelling, they run away from home.
NICKTOONS (all times ET)
Thursday, Nov. 25
9:00 p.m. – Hero Factory Mini Series, “Trials of Furno” (ENCORE)
We meet Alpha Team leader Stormer, and his crew, Bulk and Stringer as they try to protect some highly dangerous explosives from the evil X-plode and Rotor. Whether they like it or not, they have to help train Rookie Furno and begin to see that he has the potential to be one of the greatest Heroes ever.
9:30 p.m. – Hero Factory Mini Series, “Core Crisis” (ENCORE)
After a training mission, Stormer and Furno’s cores need a recharge. As they are both down, Bulk and Stringer get in trouble on a seemingly routine mission. Stormer is forced to watch from the sidelines as Furno works with his team, Breez and Surge help save the day.
10:00 p.m. – Hero Factory Mini Series, “Enemy Within” (ENCORE)
An evil substance can penetrate even the strongest Hero’s core and make them bad from the inside out. When Stormer is struck with this terrible virus, Furno must dig deep to help the true Stormer fight his way back.
10:30 p.m. – Hero Factory Mini Series, “Von Nebula” (ENCORE)
We finally learn who the real mastermind is behind all the recent criminal activity and it is none other than Von Ness, a Rookie who went rouge after a failed mission with his fellow Rookie, a young Hero named Stormer. Von Ness has become Von Nebula and his goal is to destroy the Heroes once and for all.
Friday, Nov. 26
9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Avatar: The Last Airbender “Extras” Marathon (ENCORES)
The marathon will feature fun facts about Avatar: The Last Airbender throughout each episode. The series follows the journey of Aang, a young boy torn between fulfilling his fate as the long-awaited Avatar and just wanting to be a regular kid. Aang is called upon to lead the fight against the vicious Fire Nation to restore balance in his war-torn world. Aided by a protective teenage Waterbender named Katara and her bull-headed warrior brother Sokka, Aang proceeds on a perilous journey to save the world while sometimes shaking off his heavy responsibilities so that he can enjoy being a kid.
Saturday, Nov. 27
9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Dragon Ball Z Kai Marathon (ENCORES)
The marathon follows the legendary Z as the master intended: bigger, faster, stronger, and packed with power. This fresh take on Akira Toriyama’s original vision features more action and revitalized animation that its predecessor, Dragon Ball Z.
9:00 p.m. – Rush Zone: Guardians of the Core, “The Hall Of Legends” (PREMIERE)
Ish wins a trip to the pro football Hall of Fame, which Shandra reluctantly agrees to let him go to. Ish’s chaperone, NFL legend Marcus Allen, shows him the hall and its history. Ish realizes that the Blitz Botz have been present for years, and O.T. begins to teach Ish how to harness the Rush Zone.
9:05 p.m. – Dragon Ball Z Kai, “Awaken, Legendary Warrior! Goku the Super Saiyan!” (PREMIERE)
Goku complete his Spirit Bomb and hurls it at Frieza. Though wounded, Frieza survives and comes back to knock out Piccolo and kill Krillin. Enraged by the loss of his friend, Goku transforms, turning into a Super Saiyan. He tells the others to leave Namek so he can handle Frieza.
9:30 p.m. – Dragon Ball Z Kai, “The Angry Super Saiyan! Goku Throws down the Guantlet!” (PREMIERE)
The fight between Goku and Frieza begins again but the transformed Goku is now far superior to Frieza. In a desperate attempt to defeat Goku, Frieza hurls an attack upon Namek itself, in order to destroy the planet and everyone on it.
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