The Thomas & Friends: All Engines Go series debuts on Sept. 13! | Source: Mattel

Thomas the Tank Engine and all his friends are coming back to the small screen!

Mattel Television’s Thomas & Friends: All Engines Go animated kids’ show dropped its trailer today. This new series will debut on Cartoonito Preschool and follows Thomas as the hero of his own adventure.

Kids will see the world through Thomas’ young eyes as he plays, enjoys being a kid, and strives to be the Number One Tank Engine through trial and error. Each episode will have specific themes that include Thomas facing his deepest fears, figuring out how to be resourceful, and learning that he doesn’t always have to solve problems alone.

Thomas is also coming to a podcast near you — the Thomas & Friends Storytime Podcast features stores from the renowned Island of Sodor. Kids can listen as the podcast tells the origin stories of favorite characters, magical fairy tales, and so much more. Targeted towards the preschool audience, each episode is crafted with Thomas fans in mind and paced by a narrator to help paint vivid illustrations of Thomas’ world.

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The Thomas & Friends: All Engines Go animated series will premiere Sept. 13 on Cartoonito Preschool, with new episodes released every Monday. The Thomas & Friends Storytime Podcast is currently available to listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and anywhere else podcasts can be found.

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Hannah Sacks

Hannah Sacks

Hannah Sacks was an editorial assistant at The Toy Insider, The Pop Insider, and The Toy Book. An avid reader, her first love is late Victorian literature paired with a huge plate of dumplings. When she’s not reading, she loves to attend concerts, cook elaborate dinners, and snuggle up with her two cats, Oscar and Percy.