"Captain N: The Game Master" Coming to DVD (Updated 11/19)
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Shout! Factory is releasing Captain N: The Game Master in a 4-disc DVD box set on February 13, 2007.
The cartoon is about a teenager named Kevin Keene and his dog, Duke, who are teleported to Videoland via The Ultimate Warp Zone. There they team up with Mega Man, Kid Icarus, Simon Belmont (Castlevania), and Princess Lana to save Videoland from the evil Mother Brain (Metroid) and her henchmen, King Hippo (Mike Tyson’s Punch Out), The Eggplant Wizard, and Dr. Wily (Mega Man). The also meet with other video game characters from the days of the old Nintendo Entertainment System.
Captain N: The Game Master was produced by both Nintendo and DiC Productions and aired on NBC from 1989-1992. The series features the voices of Matt Hill (Big Ed from Ed, Edd ‘n Eddy) as Captain N and Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Famer Levi Stubbs of the legendary Four Tops as Mother Brain.
Stay tuned for further announcements.
Tvshowsondvd.com has listed the bonus features as well as the artwork.
Bonus features include:
- Exploring Videoland – An interactive look at the original Videoland Concept art.
- The four page “Captain Nintendo” storyline from Nintendo Power.
- Character Bios
They also mention the four-disc set will feature 26 full-length episodes. The box set will now be in stores on February 27, 2007.