All 22 Original Episodes! Come Back to Care-A-Lot! From the magical land in the clouds called Care-a-lot, comes everyone's furry friends, The Care Bears. Along with their relatives, The Care Bear Cousins, they travel all over the world to help children through the power of caring. Many times, the Care Bears must use their powers to stop the evil plans of Professor Coldheart and is assistant Frostbite. You'll enjoy all 22 original stories of The Care Bears in this 2-disc DVD set! Bonus Feature: ALEX & THE KALEIDOSCOPE: Series Trailer and "Animal Adventure."
When The Care Bears
first aired in the '80s, the program began as a DiC production featuring 2 cartoon episodes per each of the 11 half-hour aired installments, with 22 produced by DiC in all. Then the production shifted from DiC to Nelvana, who continued with what most fans consider to be "episode 12," and continuing through sixty episodes in all. A few years ago, Lionsgate released all sixty episodes in one package, which you can still find around if you look. However, this fall the folks at Mill Creek Entertainment will bring you back to the very beginning, will the 22 DiC cartoon brought out on a 2-DVD set titled "The Care Bears - The Complete Original Series
." Price is $14.98 SRP, and as the studio description quote above points out this includes some bonus material from Alex and the Kaleidoscope
. It's in stores on October 6th
. Here's the package art, and an Amazon pre-order button link: