NOTE: The included box art is not finalized, and the studio has already advised us that it will be undergoing changes (notably where Wonder Woman's logo is concerned); stay tuned for revised artwork, still to come.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECOMIC HEROES UNITE ONCE AGAIN AS
WARNER HOME VIDEO AND DC COMICS RELEASE
SEASON 1 VOLUME 1v
ON JANUARY 5, 2010
Witness Eight Action-Packed Episodes from the
Hit Series' First Season Deluxe Two-Disc Collector's Set
BURBANK, CA (October 8, 2009) - SUPERMAN, BATMAN, ROBIN, WONDER WOMAN, AQUAMAN, and the rest of the DC SUPER HEROES squad team up again to protect the world as Warner Home Video (WHV) and DC Comics release on DVD SUPER FRIENDS! Season 1 Volume 1
on January 5, 2010 for $26.99 SRP. Available for the first time since its debut on ABC in 1973, this highly-anticipated Two-Disc Collector's set features eight one-hour adventures starring America's favorite DC SUPER HEROES.
SUPER FRIENDS! Season 1 Volume 1
showcases some of the greatest DC SUPER HEROES of all time including SUPERMAN, BATMAN, ROBIN, WONDER WOMAN, and AQUAMAN as they combine their special powers to save the world. The Fab Five along with the help of hero trainees Wendy, Marvin and WONDER DOG must focus their abilities on saving lives and stopping unthinkable disasters by the hands of evil villains. SUPER FRIENDS! Season 1 Volume 1
also features memorable appearances by PLASTIC MAN, THE FLASH and GREEN ARROW! Each exciting hour is packed with timeless adventures as these comic book heroes pave the way for a brighter future.
The Two-Disc Collector's Edition also features:
- Over 20 minutes of bonus content complete with extra footage of the SUPER FRIENDS! series!
- An interactive trivia game featuring everyone's favorite DC SUPER HEROES.
"Warner Home Video is thrilled to release the latest edition in the SUPER FRIENDS!
collection with SUPER FRIENDS! Season 1 Volume 1
," said Amit Desai, WHV Vice President of Family, Animation & Partner Brands Marketing. "SUPER FRIENDS!
has remained a pop culture sensation for over 35 years and now fans have an opportunity to relive the hit series' unforgettable first season for the first time on DVD."
SUPER FRIENDS! Season 1 Volume 1
includes eight action-packed episodes:
- Disc 1
- The Power Pirate
- The Baffles Puzzel
- Professor Goodfellow's G.E.E.C
- The Weather Maker
- Disc 2
- Dr. Pelagian's War
- The Shamon "U"
- Too Hot To Handle
- The Androids
About Warner Home Video
With operations in 90 international territories, Warner Home Video, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, a division of the Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, commands the largest distribution infrastructure in the global video marketplace. Warner Home Video's film library is the largest of any studio, offering top quality new and vintage titles from the repertoires of Warner Bros. Pictures, Turner Entertainment, Castle Rock Entertainment, HBO Home Video and New Line Home Entertainment.
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment's home video, digital distribution, interactive entertainment/videogames, direct-to-DVD production, technical operations and anti-piracy businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution scenarios. WBHEG is responsible for the global distribution of content through DVD, electronic sell-through and VOD, and delivery of theatrical content to wireless and online channels, and is also a significant worldwide publisher for both internal and third party videogame titles.
About Warner Bros. Animation:
Warner Bros. Animation has been producing award-winning original animation since 1930, when it released its first cartoon, "Sinkin' in the Bathtub." Since then, Warner Bros. Animation's characters have set the standard for innovative, quality animation. Producing for network and cable television, online, home entertainment and feature films both domestically and internationally, Warner Bros. Animation is highly respected for its creative and technical excellence, as well as maintaining the studio's rich cartoon heritage. Warner Bros. Animation also oversees the creative use of, and production of animated programming based on classic animated characters from the Hanna-Barbera and DC Comics libraries. Warner Bros. Animation is one of the most honored animation studios in history, garnering a grand total of six Academy Awards®, 35 Emmy® Awards, the George Foster Peabody Award, an Environmental Media Award, a Parents' Choice Award, a Humanitas Award, two Prism Awards and 20 Annie Awards (honoring excellence in animation).
About DC Comics
DC Comics, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world and home to such iconic characters as Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and the Sandman. These DC Super Heroes and others have starred in comic books, movies, television series (both animated and live-action) and cyberspace, thrilling audiences of all ages for generations. DC Comics' Web site is located at www.dccomics.com. SUPER FRIENDS and all related characters and elements are trademarks of © DC Comics.