G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero – The Complete Series Collector’s Set
Pre-Sale Orders: June 15, 2009 DVD Release Date: July 21, 2009 Actors: Chris Latta, Michael Bell, Frank Welker, Arthur Burghardt Directors: Buzz Dixon Rated: NR (Not Rated) Studio: Shout! Factory
Santa Monica, Calif. – This summer, the action explodes onto DVD as the epic adventures of the original action hero arrive in the ultimate collector’s set. Witness their fight for freedom as the G.I. JOE team faces off against the venomous COBRA and their bid to rule the world. For the first time ever, fans can own the complete series of the original television show that helped define a generation of young Americans.
Loaded with over 50 hours of content, including the original Hasbro toy commercials, a bounty of stellar extras, a special collectible book featuring special introduction by Robot Chicken co-creator Seth Green, 1-GB “Dog Tag” Flash Drive (USB 2.0) packed with two G.I. Joe’s Silent Comics, and special Arashikage and Cobra Rub-on tattoos, G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero - The Complete Series Collector’s Set (17-DVDs) from Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro, Inc., is a fan must-have and is available to own through exclusive pre-order at: http://www.GIJoeCollectorsSet.com/. Pre-orders of G.I. JOE: A Real American Hero – The Complete Series Collector’s Set will be shipped to arrive by July 22, 2009.
IN-DEPTH DVD BONUS FEATURES:
Eight new retrospective featurettes including two that appear only on this set.
25 Archival Hasbro Toy Commercials.
Exclusive Voice Cast Reunion featuring (in alphabetical order): Jack Angel (Wet Suit), Michael Bell (Duke), Gregg Berger (Spirit), Aurthur Burghardt (Destro), Corey Burton (Tomax), Richard Gautier (Serpentor), Neil Ross (Shipwreck), B.J. Ward (Scarlett).
G.I. Joe’s Original 1963 Toy Fair Presentation.
“Knowing Is Half The Battle” PSAs.
Printable for “Jungle Trap.”
Live-action fan film Battle For The Serpent Stone.
G. I. JOE is the code name for America’s daring highly-trained special missions force.
Its purpose: to defend human freedom against Cobra, a ruthless terrorist organization determined to rule the world!
1n 1983 Hasbro made a bold statement when it launched its classic toy line of action heroes as an adventure-based team of unique characters, each with his – and her – own specialties. And because it captured the imaginations and hearts of boys and girls aspiring to make a difference in the world, G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero was an immediate success lasting over 25 incredible years.
Now you can relive the original animated adventures of Duke, Scarlett, Snake Eyes, Flint, Lady Jaye and the rest of the team with this 17-disc collector’s set of G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero, including all 95 episodes, brand-new bonus features celebrating G.I. Joe’s rich history and an exclusive 1-GB “dog tag” flash drive packed with G.I. Joe Comics!
Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE:HAS) is a worldwide leader in children’s and family leisure time products and services with a rich portfolio of brands and entertainment properties that provides some of the highest quality and most recognizable play and recreational experiences in the world. As a brand-driven, consumer-focused global company, Hasbro brings to market a range of toys, games and licensed products, from traditional to high-tech and digital, under such powerful brand names as TRANSFORMERS, PLAYSKOOL, TONKA, MILTON BRADLEY, PARKER BROTHERS, CRANIUM and WIZARDS OF THE COAST. Come see how we inspire play through our brands at http://www.hasbro.com. (C) 2009 Hasbro, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
About Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory is a diversified entertainment company devoted to producing, uncovering and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their careers sharing their music, television and film faves with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory’s DVD offerings serve up classic, contemporary and cult TV series, riveting sports programs, live music, animation and documentaries in lavish packages crammed with extras. The company’s audio catalogue boasts GRAMMY®-nominated boxed sets, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable “best of” compilations. These riches are the result of a creative acquisitions mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Santa Monica, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit www.shoutfactory.com.