Galactik Football to Score on GMTV

Alphanim’s popular animated series Galactik Football will begin airing on U.K.’s free-to-air GMTV block on CITV Channel and ITV4 simultanously. The half-hour toon, which originally premiered on Jetix in the U.K. in 2006, follows the story of a futuristic soccer team (The Snow Kids) as they try to win the Galactik Football Cup for their home planet Akillian, with the help of The Flux’a mystical energy, specific for every planet.

Alphanim’s Galactik Football has been one of the most popular shows in Jetix Europe, consistently attracting a strong share of audience and regularly entering the Top 10 programs on the channel. The series is devised and produced by French animation studio Alphanim and France Televisions in assoc. with Jetix Europe. The series mixes 2D and toon-shaded 3D and is currently on air in over 100 countries. Alphanim’s other popular titles include Robotboy, Zombie Hotel and Santappprentice.