'Ninja Warrior' Kids Spin-off Premieres on VOD in Germany

Ninja Warrior Germany Kids. Photo: TV Now/Markus Hertrich

Ninja Warrior Germany Kids launches on TV Now. It is one of the key digital unscripted premieres of July.

Monday, July 13, 2020

Netflix launched 'Dating Around Brazil' last week and now another key unscripted premiere comes to Germany, where digital platform TV Now launches 'Ninja Warrior Germany Kids'.


Ninja Warrior Kids
German adaptation / physical competition / July 13 / TV Now

Smartshow.tv says / German streaming service TV Now extends its library with 2 250 hours of acquired kids and family content. The launch of original show 'Ninja Warrior Kids', based on a brand very popular on German TV, serves as an ideal marketing tool to emphasize this step.

Synopsis / 'Ninja Warrior' spin-off with children aged 10-13 facing challenges on the obstacle course. The focus is on fun.

Good to know / Joint project with linear channel Super RTL, where the full season will debut in the fall, months after streaming premiere.


Also launching this week:

  • The Business of Drugs (US original) / documentary / July 14 / Netflix / To detail how drugs push people into risky — even deadly — behaviors, a former CIA analyst investigates the economics of six illicit substances. Trailer
  • Skin Decision: Before and After (US original) / makeover / July 15 / Netflix / Skin and beauty expert and a plastic surgeon use the latest procedures to bring out their clients’ best selves. Trailer
  • Indian Matchmaking (US original) / reality / July 16 / Netflix / A matchmaker guides clients in the U.S. and India in the arranged marriage process. Trailer
  • The House of Ho (US original) / factual / July 16 / HBO Max / Multi-generational family docusoap about a family that immigrated from Vietnam to the United States with little money, relying on hard work to establish the ultimate American dream.

Read the full report 'Digital Unscripted Content Trends 7/2020':