On September 30, 2009 Nickelodeon was taken off the air, due to declining viewership. However, after the channel's closure, some programs were moved to MTV Japan, DTH satellite channels and terrestrial television networks. On September 1, 2010 Nickelodeon's programs were then broadcast on Animax in Japan under a television block titled "NickTime".
2010–present (as a website); 2018–present (as a TV channel)Despite the channel's closure, the official website was still remained online.
On January 30, 2018, Nickelodeon was revived on Japanese television after almost 10 years of absence.