UPDATED: Shout! Brings Complete "G.I. Joe" & "Transformers" Series to Comic-Con
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Shout! Factory will be selling the complete series box sets for both G.I. Joe and The Transformers at the San Diego Comic-Con.
The Transformers: The Complete Series will contain every episode for the show on 16 DVDs in an Autobot Matrix of Leadership box set. Bonus features will include classic commercials, rare PSAs, and a voice cast reunion featuring voice actors like Michael Bell, Frank Welker, Neil Ross, and Dick Gautier.
G.I. Joe: The Complete Series will contain every episode on 17 DVDs in a “footlocker” style collector’s box, and also features brand new bonus features, and a set of temporary tattoos.
Both box sets will be on sale for the weekend of the San Diego Comic-Con (July 23-26, 2009). However, for those who can’t make it, Shout! Factory is now accepting pre-orders for both Transformers and G.I. Joe box sets.
You can pre-order The Transformers: The Complete Series here. The G.I. Joe Collector set site is under construction. We’ll keep you posted once the site is up and ready.
Updated June 15th:
Tvshowsondvd.com announced the huge list of special features for G.I. Joe: The Complete Series which will include eight new retrospective featurettes, a conversation with Larry Hama, archive toy commercials, a fan film, a 1GB dog tag Flash Drive, and a voice cast reunion including Michael Bell (Duke), Gregg Berger (Firefly, Spirit, Ripcord), Arthur Burghardt (Destro), B.J. Ward (Scarlett), and Dick Gautier (Serpentor).
You can pre-order it here.