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No season sets of new Ninja Turtles cartoon

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#1 of 5 OFFLINE   Derek P

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Posted July 15 2003 - 02:29 PM

This was buried in the Fan Forum news

4Kids Entertainment, Mirage Studios and FUNimation intend to release the entire first season on DVD/VHS between 9/1/03 and 6/30/04. Quote from Mirage C.E.O. Gary Richardson, "We just won't be doing the episodes in exact chronological order all the time, like with the "Meet Casey Jones" release. Sometimes it just doesn't make sense to break up a story arc for chronology's sake."

I didn't notice it before but Fallen Angel on the Casey disc is actually episode #8 they skip over episodes 6 and 7. I think this really dumb if you're not going to do season sets at least keep them in order. I'm torn on getting these. What do you guys think?

#2 of 5 OFFLINE   Travis_W


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Posted July 15 2003 - 02:32 PM

I've cancelled my order. It's a rip-off anyway, 3 episodes per disc when Disney fit the 9 episodes of 'The Osbournes' on one DVD? No thanks, my VHS tapes will do just fine if and when I ever watch them again.
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#3 of 5 OFFLINE   Tony-B



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Posted July 15 2003 - 03:14 PM

It's Funimation. One of the things that they do is make DVDs with low episode counts. Travis, welcome to the world of anime, where the episode counts are low and prices high! Posted Image
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#4 of 5 OFFLINE   Jeff Jacobson

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Posted July 15 2003 - 03:25 PM

I've cancelled my order.

It would be good for you to write to Funimation, Mirage, etc. and tell them that.

#5 of 5 OFFLINE   Jeff Kleist

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Posted July 15 2003 - 03:27 PM

Travis, the amount you can stuff on one DVD has nothing to do with the cost of it. The Osbournes is a season set, this is not