Complete with mysterious disguises and high-tech gadgets, super sleuths Dora and Boots set off on top-secret missions to stop Swiper the fox in two new back-to-back DORA THE EXPLORER episodes, titled "Dora Undercover Spies," premiering at 12 p.m. ET March 14 on Nick Jr.
After more than seven years on the air, Nick Jr.âs DORA THE EXPLORER was the number-one rated preschool series on commercial television in 2007 and currently ranks as this yearâs number-one rated preschool series.
In the first episode of "Dora Undercover Spies," Swiper the fox has invented a Super Swiping Machine and he plans to swipe Tico the Squirrel's birthday presents.
But super spies Dora and Boots are on the case and loaded up with new spy gadgets including a spy ball, door opener, super spy ID Cards and a spy camera.
With help from Doraâs cousin, Diego, the dynamic duo trek through the Underground River and Twisty Tunnel to get to Ticoâs party.
Will Dora and Boots be able stop Swiper before he reaches the party and swipes all of Ticoâs presents?
In the second episode, super spies Dora and Boots embark on another top-secret mission to save Isa the Iguanaâs cupcakes from Swiper.
With a new set of high-tech gadgets including a new spy phone, rocket sneakers and a Swiper detector, Dora and Boots travel through the Hidden Door, across the Secret Jungle and into the Flowery Garden to save Isaâs special treats.
Beginning March 7, Nick Jr. will roll out content from "Dora Undercover Spies" across the following platforms:
Nick Jr. Video, Nick Jr.âs broadband video service available on Nickjr.com, will begin streaming clips and music videos from "Dora Undercover Spies," plus additional spy-themed episodes of Dora the Explorer.
Time Warnerâs Video On Demand service will feature clips and music videos from the special and additional spy-themed episodes of Dora the Explorer. An instant replay of the special will also be available On Demand following the on-air premiere on Friday, March 14.
Clips and music videos from "Dora Undercover Spies" will be available on wireless carriers.
In addition, on March 11, a new Dora the Explorer three-CD box set titled Â¡VAMOS A BAILAR! LETâS DANCE!: DORA THE EXPLORERâS MUSIC COLLECTION from Nickelodeon/Sony BMG will be available nationwide.
The deluxe CD package features 65 tracks from the series, including the gold-certified DORA THE EXPLORER debut album.
The box set also features four interactive games, a reusable sticker sheet, and a special Dora and Friends poster.
The recent DVD release DORA THE EXPLORER: UNDERCOVER DORA, created by Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, is currently available in retail stores nationwide.
The UNDERCOVER DORA DVD features the title special, two additional Dora the Explorer adventures, "Rojo, the Red Fire Truck" and "Pinto, the Pony Express," and includes "Say It Two Ways with Dora" bonus featurettes which help children and parents learn basic Spanish words.