Another job well done by BCI/Eclipse. The box artwork (inside & out) is awesome. The picture and sound quality are good and there are some great episodes in this set. The special features include a short documentary featuring the writers of the show sharing their thoughts on various episodes. There are character profiles and more DVD-ROM features. The two art cards are some of the better work, so far, in the series. I just have to say, again, how glad I am that this series … more
So, out of all the 80's cartoon DVD sets that I've procured in the past 7 or so years I keep getting amazed by the ones that stand out as my favorites as far as content and presentation. I grew up addicted to shows like He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, G.I. Joe, Transformers, the Silverhawks and Bravestarr for the most part; you know manly shows full of action and misfired lasers that never seemed to hit anything more important than rocks and the odd robot. There were a handful of shows that … more
In continuing with my reviews of the BCI Eclipse She-Ra DVD sets, today we will be taking a look at the second volume of the first season of Filmation's fantastic She Ra: Princess of Power. To begin, this 6-disc collection contains the final 33 episodes of the debut (1985) season. The show is structured very similarly to its He-Man counterpart with a bit more emphasis on fantasy over science. While the cast of characters closely mimics a reverse-sexed He-Man lineup (female … more
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