BURBANK, CA (July 22, 2003) - Cartoon Network's top-rated series, Space Ghost Coast to Coast and Aqua Teen Hunger Force make their DVD debut on November 18, 2003 from Warner Home Video. Each title will be released as a two-disc collector's set, priced at $29.98. The pre-order date for both titles is October 21, 2003. Both shows air on Adult Swim, Cartoon Network's top-rated late night animation block.
Space Ghost Coast to Coast: Volume One will contain 16 episodes plus commentaries from the show's creators on episodes "Elevator," "Batmantis," "The Story Book House," "Girlie Show," and "Fire Drill." Other features include music videos and original show artwork. Space Ghost Coast-to-Coast is one of cable's longest running series, having debuted in 1994. Space Ghost Coast to Coast features a former superhero who is now the galaxy's crankiest talk-show host. He's joined by his prisoners-turned-sidekicks Zorak and Moltar. His guest list for Space Ghost Coast to Coast: Volume One includes the Bee Gees, Ashley Judd, Adam West, Slash, Carol Channing, Terry Jones, and many more.
The Aqua Teen Hunger Force: Volume One DVD will contain 16 episodes, including the original cut of the pilot, "Rabbot." Commentaries from the show's creators appear on episodes "Space Conflict from Beyond Pluto" and "Mayhem of the Mooninites." Never-before-seen footage and hidden bonus material are also included. Aqua Teen Hunger Force chronicles the adventures of human-sized food products, Meatwad, Frylock and Master Shake, who live together in a rental house in New Jersey. When they are not hanging out in their next-door neighbor Carl's above ground swimming pool, these three are being visited by such creatures as a manic-depressive action figure, a rapping arachnid and annoying visitors from the moon.
Both titles will be supported with a comprehensive marketing plan that will include placements in publications targeting men 18-34. Ads are currently planned for Maxim, Rolling Stone and Spin, among others. National online promotion will appear on AdultSwim.com, IGN.com, Maxim.com,
Atomfilms.com and Ifilm.com. In a first for Cartoon Network, the DVD release will be supported with a direct response campaign during Cartoon Network's Adult Swim.
Airing Sunday-Thursday from 11 p.m.-2 a.m. (ET, PT), Adult Swim features an exciting blend of quirky original comedies, familiar favorites and riveting action/adventure and anim