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Wallykazam!
GenreFantasy
Musical
Educational
Comedy
Created byAdam Peltzman
Voices ofThomas Langston
Dan Bittner
Aria Capria
Taliyah Whitaker
Jorge Vega
Jenna Iacono
J.R. Horne
Kyla Carter
Theme music composerPaul Buckley
Opening theme"Say the Word" by Paul Buckley, lyrics by Paul Buckley and Adam Peltzman
Ending theme"Wally, Wally, Wally" by Andrew Barkan and Polly Hall, lyrics by Andrew Barkan, Polly Hall, Dave Palmer, and Adam Peltzman
ComposerPaul Buckley
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes52 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producersAdam Peltzman
Dave Palmer
Koyalee Chanda
ProducersLaura Barbera (Supervising Producer)
Sara Kamen (Line Producer)
Ian Murray (Line Producer)
Lacey Stanton (Associate Producer)
Hannah Cope (Associate Producer)
Running time24 minutes
Production companyNickelodeon Animation Studio
Original release
NetworkNickelodeon (2014–16)
Nick Jr. Channel (2016–17)
ReleaseFebruary 3, 2014 (2014-02-03) –
September 9, 2017 (2017-09-09)

Wallykazam! is an American CGI interactive children's animated television series created by Adam Peltzman for Nickelodeon. The series was first broadcast on February 3, 2014 on Nickelodeon's Nick Jr. block and ended on September 9, 2017. In Canada, it was broadcast on Treehouse TV.[1] In December 2020, the entire series was added to Paramount+[2] (at the time CBS All Access).

Plot

The literacy series takes place in a colorful fairytale world. The show revolves around young troll named Wally Trollman, who uses his magic stick to turn words into physical objects or occurrences, along with his pet dragon Norville & his other friends. The duo occasionally runs into trouble, mostly caused by Bobgoblin.[3]

Characters

Main

Recurring

Humanoids

Goblins

Dragons

Pets and other creatures

Episode structure

Each episode ends with one of 11 sketches which rotates each episode.

Episodic anthologies

Unique titles have been created to refer to certain episodes grouped together:

1. Naptime for Borgelorp

2. Castle Caper

3. The Rock Can Talk

4. How to Bathe Your Dragon

5. Dragon Hiccups

6. Picnic: Impossible

7. Totally Swamped

8. Day In the Dark

9. The Great Wishing Potato

10. Running Rita

11. The Cake Monster

12. Great Galloping Goblins

13. Victor the Villain

14. Snow Place Like Home

15. The Switching Stone

16. Play It Again, Stan

17. A Tiny Problem

18. Castle Cafe

19. The Dragon Games

20. Mustache Day

21. Wally Saves the Trollidays

22. The Big Goblin Problem

23. Hopgoblin

24. The Explorers Club

25. The Nice Ninjas

Play Pack released 25 August 2014[20] collects 4 episodes from Volume 1: "The Cake Monster", "Running Rita", "Picnic: Impossible" and "Castle Caper". Bobgoblin Problems released 6 April 2015[21] collects 4 episodes from Volume 2: "The Big Goblin Problem", "Hopgoblin", "The Switching Stone" and "The Dragon Games".

26. Mission for Mom

27. Home Swamp Home

28. The Goblin Cold

29. Rock and Troll

30. Going Coconuts

31. Critter Campers

32. The Big Cake Mistake

33. Dawn of the Zucchini

34. Ricky Robot

35. A Flouse in the House

36. Young Norville

37. Snowgoblin

38. The Great Missing Potato

39. Buddy Pal Friend Day

40. The Great Missing Potato

41. Captain Animal

42. The Bathmobile

43. Wally's Great Big Birthday Hunt

44. Act Like Your Hat

45. The Chickphant's Getting Married!

46. Keeping Cappie Happy

47. A Very Villainous Vacation

48. Ted the Bed

49. Power Tie

50. Show and Tell and Run

51. Sticky Picnic

52. The Collar Caper

In other media

Books

Some books have been made based on the TV series:

Big Golden Books:

Board books:

Coloring and Activity books:

Paint box books:

Stories with stickers:

Games

Nick Jr. has a games section including crossovers with other Nick Jr. series and two exclusively based on the show:[44]

  1. Fruit Frenzy![45]
  2. Magic Word Hunt[46] involves looking for 40 biscuits and 5 words that begin with G: gallop (producing a galloping table), giggle (causing Norville to giggle), goblin (causing Bobgoblin to appear), ghost (producing a ghost) and gargantuan (a giant word, causing Norville and Wally to grow in the presence of Gina)

Soundtrack

Rock N' Troll is the first ever Wallykazam soundtrack. All 26 songs from the 1st season and it was released on December 17, 2021:

References

  1. ^ "Wallykazam!". TreehouseTV.com.
  2. ^ "Wallykazam!". February 2, 2014.
  3. ^ Crump, William D. (2019). Happy Holidays—Animated! A Worldwide Encyclopedia of Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and New Year's Cartoons on Television and Film. McFarland & Co. pp. 332–333. ISBN 9781476672939.
  4. ^ a b c Bobgoblin. "Ricky Robot". Wallykazam. Wally Trollman, Norville Trollman, Gina Giant? You tricked me! I had no idea. Those were excellent disguises. ~ Norville Trollman, it's your turn.
  5. ^ a b Bobgoblin. "The Great Missing Potato". Wallykazam!. Okay Wally Trollman and Norville Trollman, you may now approach the Great Wishing Potato.
  6. ^ "Watch Wallykazam! Online". Wally Trollman is an adventurous 6-year-old troll
  7. ^ Bobgoblin. "Going Coconuts". Wallykazam!. Hello Norville Trollman.
  8. ^ "Young Norville - Huh? Oh, hello, Wally Trollman. Hello, Norville Trollman. ~ Norville Trollman, there's something different about you.". Wallykazam!.
  9. ^ a b c d "Wallykazam! Nick Jr.#!". Friends .. Bobgoblin .. Gina Giant is one of Wally's best friends .. Wally's good friend Ogre Doug .. Wally's good friend Libby
  10. ^ "Buddy Pal Friend Day". Wallykazam!. 9 minutes in.
    Wally: "Mongoblin can now lift."
    Bobgoblin: "Woah, I can lift! Up and down and up and down. So strong. Yay!"
  11. ^ Trollman, Wally. "Going Coconuts". Wallykazam!. 13 minutes in. Wallykazam, Wallykazat, we can make Gina an acrobat!
  12. ^ Bobgoblin yodeling. "Young Norville". Wallykazam. Hortis says Ogre Doug went that way hee-hoo!
  13. ^ Mr. Trollman. "Rock and Troll". Wallykazam. Well, I guess I'll go, uh, make some hot chocolate. Linda?Mr. Trollman. "A Very Villainous Vacation". Wallykazam. Linda! Get under the umbrella!
  14. ^ Mr. Trollman. "A Very Villainous Vacation". Wallykazam. King Howard Trollman's castle is finished
  15. ^ "Wallykazam! S2 Ep225 Power Tie Full Episodes".
  16. ^ Bobgoblin (May 20, 2015). "The Goblin Cold". Wallykazam!. 9 minutes in.
  17. ^ "@bobgoblin" on Twitter
  18. ^ "Connecting to the iTunes Store". iTunes. February 3, 2014.
  19. ^ "Connecting to the iTunes Store". iTunes. February 3, 2014.
  20. ^ "Connecting to the iTunes Store". iTunes. February 3, 2014.
  21. ^ "Connecting to the iTunes Store". iTunes. February 3, 2014.
  22. ^ "Connecting to the iTunes Store". iTunes. February 3, 2014.
  23. ^ Depken, Kristen L. (2015). Dragon Hiccups. ISBN 978-0553523102.
  24. ^ Wally's Magical Adventures. Golden Books. 2015. ISBN 978-0385387668.
  25. ^ Depken, Kristen L. (2016). Mighty Troll and Wonder Dragon. ISBN 978-1101931493.
  26. ^ Depken, Kristen L. (2015). Wally's Best Friends. ISBN 978-0553523119.
  27. ^ Nickelodeon Wallykazam Welcome to the Forest.
  28. ^ Nickelodeon Wallykazam Forest Friends.
  29. ^ Giant Adventures (Wallykazam!). Golden Books. July 28, 2015. ISBN 978-0553522921.
  30. ^ Wallykazam! Jumbo Coloring & Activity Book Words with Wally.
  31. ^ "Nickelodeon Wallykazam! 32 Page Activity Coloring Book with over 30 Stickers New 9781633464049 | eBay". Archived from the original on April 19, 2021. Retrieved April 19, 2021.
  32. ^ P is for Paint!. Golden Books. January 6, 2015. ISBN 978-0385387651.
  33. ^ "Wallykazam!: Bath Party!" (JPG). Archived from the original (JPG) on December 8, 2018.
  34. ^ Depken, Kristen L. (July 28, 2015). Castle Caper. ISBN 978-0553523133.
  35. ^ "Homepage".
  36. ^ "Wallykazam!: T Is for Troll" (JPG). Archived (JPG) from the original on August 3, 2019.
  37. ^ Liberts, Jennifer (2015). The Cake Monster. ISBN 978-0553523140.
  38. ^ Troll Time!. Golden Books. January 6, 2015. ISBN 978-0385387699.
  39. ^ Welcome to Wally's World!. Golden Books. January 6, 2015. ISBN 978-0385387644.
  40. ^ "A Tiny Problem (Wallykazam!) : Kristen L Depken : 9781101931554".
  41. ^ Picnic Party!. ISBN 1101931523.
  42. ^ "Tricks, Treats, and Trolls! (Wallykazam!) : Golden Books : 9781101938546".
  43. ^ "The Dragon Games (Wallykazam!) : Christy Webster : 9781101938607".
  44. ^ "Games". NickJr.Com.
  45. ^ "Fruit Frenzy!". NickJr.Com.
  46. ^ "Magic Word Hunt". NickJr.Com.
  47. ^ "Rock N' Troll". December 17, 2021.