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It looks like Nickelodeon’s best animated TV Series is about to come to an end. Reports have started to suggest that “Spongebob Squarepants” will be cancelled this year on October 17th, 2016.
“Spongebob Squarepants” began airing on Nickelodeon on May 1st 1999. Since then, the comedy TV show was able to attract a wide audience of children and adults and has received good ratings.
Unfortunately, the claimed report suggests that “Spongebob Squarepants” will end with season 9. fans all over the world have been sharing their outrage all over the internet on social media as neither Nickelodeon nor the program creators hinted the ending of the animated TV series.
The report was an image of “Spongebob Squarepants” with the text claiming “After 17 years on TV” the show “is officially being canceled.” Furthermore, the below text were enlarged as it stressed that the last episode will be on “October 17th, 2016.”
While the image continued to surface around social media, Snopes has finally got us a confirmation from a representative. Nickeledeon confirmed it to the website by saying “No, the show isn’t cancelled.”
According to the website, the image was a hoax content intended to mislead the audience. it has been confirmed that “Spongebob Squarepants” doesn’t plan on cancelling its TV show at present.
The fabricated news gained more traction when rumors suggested that the TV series received poor ratings in season 9. however, that was also false information sensationalized by memes. fans interested in checking out Snopes report can click here.
Earlier, it was also confirmed that “Spongebob Squarepants” was renewed for season 10 and season 11. the official report has also started to resurface the current timeline as fans are trying to shatter the hoax news.
According to IMDb, The last episode of “Spongebob Squarepants” was titled as “Mutiny of the Krusty” and was aired on October 8th, 2016. In the episode, chaos strikes as “Krusty Krabs is blown away by a storm.” It is up to Mr. Krab himself to get back his customers again.
it has also been revealed by IMDb that “Spongebob Squarepants” season 10 will be airing on October 15th. The first episode is entitled “Whirlybrains.”
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