Launch partner for Microsoft’s Media Center

Nickelodeon offered its premiere interactive broadband video destination, TurboNick, as the exclusive kids offering on the Windows Vista platform. Nickelodeon’s TurboNick offered a unique interactive experience with the best of Nickelodeon programming and games. The TurboNick launch on Media Center for Windows Vista took convergence to a new level as it was the first time users could experience TurboNick with the click of a remote on connected TVs.

With TurboNick on Windows Vista, users were able to search through a massive video catalog of Nickelodeon content either by browsing the channels, shows or favorite Nickelodeon characters. Users could also create their own personalized playlists (“MySnags”), rate video content, take trivia challenges, or play games based on Nickelodeon property based content. Those consumers that had a video tuner cards for Media Center for Windows Vista could view Nickelodeon television live on their computer through TurboNick.

Motion Test of UX/UI


Leveraging the full processing power of Windows Vista we aimed to create the highest fidelity and broadcast quality animations.

This video demonstrates the various in application transitions and states.

A Sample of screens


Schedule listing
16:9 viewport of main interface
Show sort by Character
Slider puzzle game
Trivia widget
Show Club UI
Join Club UI
Join Club Info
Member options
Playlist interface
Channel sort
Breadcrumb UI

Creative Direction and Production responsibilities included:

Digital brand guide

Website UI & UX

Programming strategy

New feature sets

Integrating unique sponsor opportunities

Scheduling and Publish

Product updates

Produced original content

Marketing support

Day to day operations

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