Toei Animation’s adventure anime series Digimon Xros Wars: The Young Hunters Who Leapt Through Time has been nominated in the first annual International Emmy Kids Awards.
Digimon Xros Wars (2011-2012) will be competing with other kids program from Great Britain (The Amazing World of Gumball), Spain (Ask Lara) and France (The Jungle Bunch0) under the Kids: Animation Category.
Mikio Sawada’s Chûgakusei nikki (Junior High School Diaries) television serieds) is also nominated under the Series category.
The International Emmy Kids Awards is a new competition and stand-alone ceremony, solely dedicated to recognizing excellence in children’s television programming produced and initially aired outside of the United States.
The awards ceremony will take place on February 8, 2013 in New York City.