Our friends over at the official MST3K
fan site, Satellite News
, have learned through their "spy" at the San Diego Comic Con (which officially kicked off today) that Mystery Science Theater 3000 - XVI
(Volume 16) will be coming to DVD on December 1st
. The according to their infiltrator, "Remy," the contents will consist of the following:
- #105 - The Corpse Vanishes
- with short "Commando Cody Part 3"
- #501 - Warrior of the Lost World
- #521 - Santa Claus
- #701 - Night of the Blood Beast
- with short "Once Upon a Honeymoon"
- Bonus Material:
- A new interview with "Warrior of the Lost World" director David Worth
- Santa Claus Conquers the Devil: A 50-Year Retrospective
- Santa Claus original radio spot
- Santa Claus still gallery
- Teaser for "Wonder World of K. Gordon Murray in Colorscope"
- Night of the Blood Beast Turkey Day host segments
- Turkey Day '95 bumpers
- Original theatrical trailers
- 4 exclusive MST3K lobby cards by artist Steve Vance
The above 4-DVD set, as with previous Shout! Factory releases, should be sold at $59.99 SRP. In addition to that package, Satellite News reports that there will also be a limited-edition version, containing a Tom Servo figurine (probably to act as a companion to the Crow T. Robot figurine sold with the limited tin release of Shout!'s Mystery Science Theater 3000 - 20th Anniversary Edition
). Will the new limited-edition release also be in a tin? What will the cost be for it? We don't have that information yet, nor specs or any pictures of the packaging. Stay tuned for updates, and we'll fill you in just as soon as we can!