It's Official: "Animaniacs" and "Pinky & the Brain" are Coming to DVD (Updated 4/25)
Tvshowsondvd.com has announced that both Animaniacs and Pinky & the Brain are coming to DVD July 25.
Animaniacs is a 5-disc set containing 25 episodes featuring the Warner Brothers (Yakko & Wakko) and their sister Dot, along with Slappy Squirrel, the Goodfeathers, Rita & Runt, Buttons & Mindy, Chicken Boo, and, of course, Pinky & the Brain.
The box set also contains Animaniacs Live! in which Maurice LaMarche (The voice of the Brain) hosts an in-style interview show with some of the cast & crew. The DVD will be sold for $44.98 SRP.
Pinky & the Brain is the Animaniacs spin-off about two lab mice from Acme Labs–one who is a mad genius, and the other is a few fries short of a happy meal. They escape the lab for one reason, trying to take over the world.
Their DVD box set is a 4-disc set containing 22 episodes of classic world dominating plans and retailing for $44.98 SRP. No word on extras at this time.
Tvshowsondvd.com has the official press release from Warner Bros. on both shows and mentions the bonus features for the Pinky & the Brain DVD. The featurette Pinky & the Brain: The Start of All Things Wacky features interviews with Rob Paulsen (the voice of Pinky) and Maurice LaMarche (the voice of the Brain), as well as Writer Peter Hastings, Producer Tom Ruegger, and Voice Director Andrea Romano.