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#1 of 188 OFFLINE   James_Kiang

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Posted September 28 2001 - 06:05 AM

I hope I'm asking this in the right section.... Does anyone know who has the rights to The Tick (animated series)? I think it is Fox but I am not sure. Has there been any talk about putting any episodes (or even better seasons) on dvd?

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#2 of 188 OFFLINE   Clinton McClure

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Posted September 28 2001 - 06:27 AM

Ha ha ha! I love that show! I think Fox owns it, but I'm not sure.

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#3 of 188 OFFLINE   chris_sharpe

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Posted September 28 2001 - 06:34 AM

I would pay a fortune for this. We can only hope.


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#4 of 188 OFFLINE   Ted Lee

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Posted September 28 2001 - 06:43 AM

agreed! this was such a good show! i would certainly like to see it on dvd!

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#5 of 188 OFFLINE   Mike Russell

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Posted September 28 2001 - 06:47 AM

It was a dark day when comedy central stopped airing this great animated series. A DVD edition would be so great.

Spoooooooon!

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#6 of 188 OFFLINE   Todd_B

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Posted September 28 2001 - 07:21 AM

From the Fox chat:

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"DerekMiner: With a live-action version of "The Tick" coming up, any chance
of seeing the animated "Tick" series on DVD, perhaps as a tie-in to the new show
(hint, hint)? Hopefully this one's been around long enough not to be tied up in
syndication issues. Keep up the good work (Can't wait for Buffy: Season 1)!

PeterStaddon: Haven't really thought about that one, so I guess that
means there are no plans yet. I forgot to mention to the buffy fans earlier
that we will be releasing the original Buffy movie on DVD this fall."
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No plans yet, however, I would very interested in a set.

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#7 of 188 OFFLINE   Bobby T

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Posted September 28 2001 - 07:37 AM

Please release this on DVD

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#8 of 188 OFFLINE   Craig Robertson

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Posted September 28 2001 - 07:38 AM

put me on the waiting list, too!

#9 of 188 OFFLINE   James_Kiang

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Posted September 28 2001 - 08:06 AM

Since we know Peter Staddon does read these boards perhaps we can try to make an impression and help him to see what good business sense it would be to release The Tick on dvd. And while we're at it, let's cross our fingers that the upcoming live-action show is good; that would only help Fox to decide to release this classic toon. BTW, just how many seasons were there?

#10 of 188 OFFLINE   Andrew Walsh

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Posted September 28 2001 - 08:10 AM

"IT'S A YULETIDE!!!"

This series MUST be made available, especially with the live-action show coming up. I'm pretty sure there were only two seasons, so they should be able to put the whole series in one set.

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#11 of 188 OFFLINE   Ryan Spaight

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Posted September 28 2001 - 08:26 AM

Naughty spawn, you face THE TICK on DVD!

Yeah, I'd buy that...

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#12 of 188 OFFLINE   Peter McM

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Posted September 28 2001 - 09:58 AM

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#13 of 188 OFFLINE   DaveF

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Posted September 28 2001 - 10:06 AM

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I'm not one to buy TV series on DVD, but I'd seriously consider getting The Tick on DVD.

And if have the chance, check out the original Tick comics; they're even better than the cartoon!

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Posted September 28 2001 - 11:03 AM

Gravity is a harsh mistress!

Spppppooooooooooon! I'd LOVE to get The Tick on DVD!!!


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#15 of 188 OFFLINE   Joe_C

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Posted September 28 2001 - 11:17 AM

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I absolutely loved this show, and, along with The Critic, was one of those shows I have missed the most since it was taken off the air. I would buy a Tick boxset in a heartbeat!

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#16 of 188 OFFLINE   Rob T

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Posted September 28 2001 - 11:43 AM

SPOOOOOOOOOON!!!!
I'd love to have that show on DVD. Posted Image

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Posted September 28 2001 - 12:39 PM

What a great show! If released, the Tick animated DVDs would go straight to the top of the must-buy list! It would be nice if they released them all in one big set.

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#18 of 188 OFFLINE   Marshall Alsup

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Posted September 28 2001 - 02:26 PM

Count me in! I love the tick, I have a few episodes on vhs, but I'd love to have them all on DVD.

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man, I love the tick.

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#19 of 188 OFFLINE   David Williams

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Posted September 28 2001 - 04:56 PM

There were actually three seasons of the Tick. One of my favorite episodes, "That Mustached Feeling", was the third season premiere. (My vote for all time funniest episode has to be "Tick vs. the Uncommon Cold")

Please, Mr. Staddon, put a Tick Animated Set on your DVD radar!

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#20 of 188 OFFLINE   Aaron Giles

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Posted September 28 2001 - 06:12 PM

Yes, please, this is an excellent time to get the original Tick episodes on DVD!

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