Source: Nickelodeon/the Toy Insider

The Playdate Command Center is coming back, with a digital twist!

Nickelodeon’s preschool series Ryan’s Mystery Playdate, based on the Ryan’s World brand, will kick off its fourth season virtually with a premiere on May 3 at 10 a.m. (ET/PT).

The new, 10-episode season will follow Ryan and his parents in a revamped Playdate Command Center. Each episode will feature imaginative challenges, animated specials, and celebrity guests. Viewers can travel with Ryan and animated historic pals to different time periods and locations, or watch Ryan’s playdates with WWE Superstar Ember Moon, rock band OK Go, and more. Ryan and his family will play games and activities with guests remotely through teleconferencing technology.

Ryan and family with Christie Pearce Rampone. | Source: Nickelodeon

“Ryan’s Wild Safari Playdate/Ryan’s Goal Scoring Playdate” premieres on May 3. The episode will show Ryan and his family pouncing and clawing their way through puzzles and obstacles with a wildlife guide. Then, Ryan will have a sporty playdate with professional soccer player Christie Pearce Rampone, while he learns how to knee-slide and shoot the ultimate goal!

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New episodes of Ryan’s Mystery Playdate will air Monday–Thursday at 10 a.m. (ET/PT) on Nickelodeon. It will also air regularly on the Nick Jr. channel Tuesday–Friday at 3:30 p.m. (ET/PT).

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Ria Malatesta

Ria Malatesta

Ria Malatesta is an editorial intern at Adventure Publishing Group. When she’s not writing for the Toy Book, the Toy Insider, or the Pop Insider, she’s scouring Marvel fandom pages and patiently awaiting new episodes of Attack on Titan. She can also be found doodling in the margins of a notebook, cheffing it up in the kitchen, or settling down with a good horror movie marathon.