Production has kicked off on the new series of Dennis and Gnasher, with episodes scheduled for delivery in mid 2013.
Australian production firm Sticky Pictures and Red Kite Animations are working together on the series, which has already been commissioned by CBBC and the Nine Network.
"Dennis and Gnasher has resonated with children and families around the world and we are excited to be a part of this continuing grand adventure," said Donna Andrews, CEO and partner at Sticky Pictures.
Mike Stirling, editor in chief for The Beano and Beano Max, added: "With another series of the successful animated show, our weekly and monthly comics, best selling annual, Beano.com website and social media platforms, more children than ever can experience Beanotown."
The news of the series comes on the heels of the launch of the Beano app, through Apple's Newsstand service, which enables readers to access an enhanced version of the weekly comic on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.