Month: May 2011

Trade Ad, Episode Details For “Young Justice – Season One, Volume One” DVD Release

Initial details and a trade ad for the upcoming Young Justice – Season One, Volume One, set to hit shelves July 19th, 2011, have been made available by Warner Home Video. The single-disc release will include the first four episodes from the acclaimed animated series, though details of any additional bonus features are currently unconfirmed. Continue below to view the trade ad, available by clicking on the thumbnail image below.

The single-disc Young Justice – Season One, Volume One DVD release will include the episodes “Independence Day, Part One,” “Fireworks (Independence Day, Part Two),” “Welcome to Happy Harbor,” and “Drop Zone.” The total running time for the disc is 88 minutes, with all episodes featured in standard 1.78:1 widescreen. Young Justice – Season One, Volume One, set to hit shelves July 19th, 2011 from Warner Home Video, has a SRP of $14.97.

Additionally, the Young Justice – Season One, Volume One DVD release will also be included in just-announced Justice League 3-Pack Fun. The three-disc DVD collection will include Young Justice – Season One, Volume One, Justice League: The Brave and The Bold, and Justice League Unlimited: Joining Forces. The discs featured in this release are identical to their single-disc counterparts. Justice League 3-Pack Fun breaks down as follows, the following details directly from Warner Home Video.

Justice League: 3-Pack Fun

Synopsis: Justice League 3-Pack Fun includes 11 episodes on 3 discs of Young Justice S1 V1, Justice League Brave & the Bold & Justice League Unlimited Saving the World. Young Justice will be the first time on DVD and Justice League & Justice League Unlimited are previously released DVD’s.

Disc 1 (Young Justice S1 V1)
1. Independence Day Part 1
2. Fireworks
3. Welcome to Happy Harbor
4. Drop Zone

Disc 2 (Justice League: The Brave and The Bold)
1) The Brave and the Bold Part 1
2) The Brave and the Bold Part 2
3) Injustice Part 1
4) Injustice Part 2

Disc 3 (Justice League Unlimited: Joining Forces – Season 1 Volume 2)
1) For The Man Who Has Everything
2) The Return
3) The Greatest Story Never Told

Justice League 3-Pack Fun streets on July 19th, 2011 from Warner Home Video with a SRP of $19.98.

Stay tuned for further details on this title, including the official press release and further images, here soon at The Worlds Finest.

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Clips, Images, Details For Upcoming New “Batman: The Brave And The Bold” Episode

Cartoon Network has passed along the episode synopsis, two video clips, and over thirty images from the all-new Batman: The Brave and The Bold episode “Scorn of the Star Sapphire!” The new Batman: The Brave and The Bold episode is scheduled to air Friday, May 27th, 2011 at 6:30pm (ET) on Cartoon Network. Click on the thumbnails below to view the complete library of hi-res images and the Quicktime-format video clips. Please note the first two thumbnails link to the aforementioned Quicktime video clips. The official episode description is also provided below.

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Batman: The Brave and The Bold – “Scorn of the Star Sapphire!”
Friday, May 27th, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. on Cartoon Network

Synopsis:
Batman and Hal Jordan work to take down Green Lanterns greatest enemy, Star Sapphire!

Photo credit – Batman: The Brave and The Bold Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Batman and all related characters and elements are trademarks of and DC Comics.

The above content can also be found at the The World’s Finest Batman: The Brave and The Bold subsite. Batman: The Brave and The Bold airs on Cartoon Network every Friday at 6:30pm (ET).

In additional news, a Young Justice: Volume One DVD release from Warner Home Video has been announced for a July 19th, 2011 street date with a $14.97 SRP. No early details are available as of yet, not even cover artwork, but further information on this single-disc release is expected to be issued this week. Stay tuned for further coverage on right here at The World’s Finest.

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“All-Star Superman” Continues Successful Home Video Run, Nearly 500,000 Units Sold

According to various home media retailing outlets and independent research, the recent All-Star Superman direct-to-video animated feature has been selling consistently for Warner Home Video in its first two months of retail sale. The acclaimed DC Universe Animated Original Movie title has moved nearly 250,000 units on DVD since it hit shelves on February 22nd, 2011. Additionally, the Blu-ray release of All-Star Superman has also continued to sell just as well, easily keeping pace with its DVD counterpart and moving upwards of nearly 210,000 copies on the high-definition format during the same timeframe. The All-Star Superman animated feature is expected to sell over 500,000 copies on both DVD and Blu-ray by the end of May 2011. Keep in mind the sales numbers above do not take into account rental numbers, OnDemand numbers, or legal download numbers.

The All-Star Superman animated feature adapted the acclaimed Grant Morrison comic book of the same name, and was written by the late Dwayne McDuffie.

The previous title in the DC Universe Animated Original Movie line, Superman/Batman: Apocalypse, has moved over 650,000 units on Blu-ray and DVD since its September 2010. Additionally, the DC Animated Shorts release Superman/Shazam: The Return of Black Adam! has moved nearly 375,000 copies on both Blu-ray and DVD since it bowed in November 2010.

Click on the links below to discuss both the recent All-Star Superman animated feature and its the respective DVD and Blu-ray home video releases.

All-Star Superman Feature Talkback (Spoilers)
All-Star Superman DVD/Blu-ray Talkback (Spoilers)

Please continue to the The World’s Finest All-Star Superman subsite for further details on the recent direct-to-video animated feature release. Click here to view the trailer and clips from the All-Star Superman direct-to-video animated feature. A co-production of Warner Premiere, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group, DC Comics and Warner Bros. Animation, the direct-to-video All-Star Superman animated feature is now available from Warner Home Video.

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