‘Transformers: Beast Wars’ on DVD on June 7
Shout! Factory releases [[[Transformers: Beast Wars]]]– The Complete Series Collector’s Edition on DVD on June 7. This 8-DVD box set is full of content including extras, retrospectives, art galleries, a special collectible 24-page comic book and more as people anticipate the forthcoming release of the third love-action Transformers feature film. If you don’t remember the series, check out this handy trailer:
Shout! Factory has provided ComicMix with three sets of the DVDs and we want to give them away. Here’s what you need to do: tell us which is your favorite Transformer from this series and why. Give it a think and post your comments here no later than Friday, June 3 at 11:59 p.m. The judgment of ComicMix’s panel of judges will be final and the DVD prizes will be mailed sometime in June. And here’s the formal press release with all the details.
Brace yourself to relive some of the most epic TRANSFORMERS battles and non-stop action adventures through the 15th Anniversary release of BEAST WARS. In 1996, TRANSFORMERS fans were introduced to this stunning saga between the heroic MAXIMALS and the evil PREDACONS where these powerful TRANSFORMERS disguised themselves as some of the fiercest and most ferocious animals on Earth. In a flash of an instant, these beasts turned into battle-tested robot warriors ready for combat. Created by Hasbro and produced by Mainframe Entertainment, the hugely successful animated series TRANSFORMERS: BEAST WARS ran for three successful television seasons and garnered an Emmy® Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation.
On June 7, 2011, Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro, Inc., will unleash the TRANSFORMERS: BEAST WARS Season One 4-DVD set, featuring all 26 visually stunning episodes and exciting bonus features. A must-have for fans and families, this DVD set promises to keep you on the edge of your seat with exciting adventures and is priced to own at $29.93 SRP.
Die-hard fans further rejoice! Shout! Factory, along with Hasbro, Inc., are set to release the TRANSFORMERS: BEAST WARS – The Complete Series Collector’s Edition 8-DVD box set. Jam packed with hours of entertaining content, this Complete Series Collector’s Edition contains the entire CG animated series of BEAST WARS and a bounty of stellar extras, including retrospective featurettes, a 12-page book, art galleries, plus a special collectible 24-page comic book TRANSFORMERS Timelines “Dawn of the Future’s Past.” Originally published by Fun Publications for BotCon, the official TRANSFORMERS convention, in 2006, the comic book is the official prequel story leading right up to the start of Beast Wars and offers valuable insight into all the events that led to OPTIMUS PRIMAL chasing after MEGATRON and PREDACONS! TRANSFORMERS: BEAST WARS – The Complete Series Collector’s Edition arrives exclusively to Shout! Factory’s official online store ShoutFactoryStore.com on June 7, 2011. Pre-order begins now!
As excitement builds for these home entertainment releases, Shout! Factory will announce additional activities for fans in the in coming months.
TRANSFORMERS: BEAST WARS Season One 4-DVD set
When the descendants of the treacherous DECEPTICONS — now known as PREDACONS — land on a mysterious planet in search of a powerful fuel known as Energon, it’s up to OPTIMUS PRIMAL and the heroic MAXIMALS to stop them before they conquer the universe!
Bonus Features Include:
Maximize! Creating A New Breed of TRANSFORMER
Original character models
Street Date: June 7, 2011
Not Rated: For all audiences
Suggested Retail Price: $29.93
Aspect Ratio: 4:3