The premiere of the second season of the animation project for preschoolers “Tim and Tom”, which is produced at the computer animation studio “Petersburg”, took place on the largest Chinese video hosting site YouKu (the Chinese analogue of YouTube).
8 episodes of the popular series about the adventures of Tima the hippo and Toma the elephant will be aired on YouKu every week. The series is produced jointly by the Riki Group of Companies and the Alibaba Cultural Media and Entertainment Group. Aired 26 episodes in Chinese and English.
“We are pleased with the release of the long-awaited second season and we hope that it will achieve the same dizzying success among the Chinese audience as the first season,” comments the producer of the Tim and Tom project Albina Mukhametzyanova. – In total, our studio “Petersburg” together with Alibaba Group will create 52 episodes in 3D / 2D technique, 5 minutes each.
The series “Tim and Tom” was first released on the Chinese platform YouKu in 2018. From the first day he was a success. So, the first 13 episodes in the starting day collected a record 12 million views for a Russian series. Today this mark exceeds 2 billion.