Casper, the most famous ghost on earth, doesn't like to haunt or scare, but instead spends his time looking to make friends. Along on his adventures are such memorable supporting characters such as The Ghostly Trio (who endlessly tease Casper) and Wendy the Good Witch. All 81 cartoons created between '45-'63, available in one complete set for the first time...over 7 hours of "Spooktacular" entertainment!
Our retail contacts have told us that they've been informed of a fabulous new 3-DVD set coming out on October 11th
, just in time for Halloween. It's Casper the Friendly Ghost: Collector's Edition
, with 55 original theatrical cartoons and 26 episodes made specifically for 1963's "The New Casper Cartoon Show
." They tell us that this even includes a rare episode which has never been released to home video, in any format. Plus there are new Bonus Features in the form of Commentaries with Casper
expert Mark Arnold (writer of the book The Harveyville Fun Times
), an Interview with voice actor Bradley Bolke, a Gallery of Comic Book Covers, and more! Collectors will love that this all comes in stylish matte finish/spot gloss packaging, all for just $29.93 SRP. Here's a look at the comic-book-inspired front cover for that package: