Nerd Corps Entertainment

British-Canadian company

Nerd Corps Entertainment is a American computer-animation studio. Nerd Corps has been world known for Slugterra television series. It airs on Disney XD.[1] DHX Media bought the company for $57 million in December 24, 2014. [2] It became a Subsidiary of DHX Media.[3]

Nerd Corps Entertainment
Company typeDivision
Founded2002; 22 years ago (2002)
FounderAsaph Fipke
Chuck Johnson
Defunct2016; 8 years ago (2016)
Key people
Jothan Guyar
OwnerDHX Media



Nerd Corps Entertainment is one of the largest children’s animation studios in North America. Founded by Asaph Fipke and Chuck Johnson in 2002. Nerd Corps has grown from a small operation working out of an apartment in downtown Vancouver to more than 400 artists and storytellers.


  • Slug-Terra (9 September 2012-Present) (Produced With Family Channel, Disney XD, Astral Media and distributed by Shout! Factory and Entertainment Eone)
  • Endangered Species (5 February 2012)(Jam Filled/Nerd Corps Entertainment)
  • Kate & Mim-Mim (August 4, 2014-September 13, 2017) (Produced others with FremantleMedia and Disney Junior Original)
  • League Of Super Evil(14 March 2009)(Nerd Corps Entertainment/Cartoon Network Original)
  • Rated A For Awesome(16 April 2011)(Disney XD Original/Nerd Corps Entertainment/YTV/DHX)
  • Storm Hawks(26 May 2007)(Nerd Corps Entertainment/Cartoon Network Original)
  • Monster High(5 October 2013)(MGA Entertainment/Flying Bark Productions/Nerd Corps)
  • Max Steel(9 August 2013)(Nelvana/Nerd Corps Entertainment/Mattel Toys)
  • Hot Wheels Battle Force 5(29 August 2009)(Cartoon Network Original/Nerd Corps)
  • Dragon Booster(23 October 2004)(Jetix/Nerd Corps Entertainment/CineGroupe/Studiopolis)
  • ToddWorld (November 8, 2004-June 10, 2008) (HIT Entertainment/Telegael Teoranta)
  • The Story Hat(5 May 2002)(Nelvana/Doozer/Nerd Corps Entertainment)



American’s DHX Studios

Other websites

  1. "Nerd Corps Entertainment Profile on T-Net".
  2. "Canada's DHX Media to Acquire Cartoon Maker Nerd Corps | Hollywood Reporter". Retrieved 2020-08-20.
  3. "DHX Media buys Vancouver animation studio Nerd Corps - CBC News". CBC. The Canadian Press. Dec 2, 2014 [Last Updated December 2, 2014].