30TH ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE COLLECTION OF HE-MAN® AND THE MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE® CELEBRATES THE HISTORY OF THE ANIMATED FRANCHISE WITH AN EPIC LIMITED EDITION DVD SET LOADED WITH COLLECTIBLE BONUS ITEMS
He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe® Collection Offers Fans 189 Episodes on 22 DVDs of the Three Television Series
To commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Masters of the Universe® brand, Mill Creek Entertainment announces the release of the 30th Anniversary Commemorative Collection of He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe® DVD. This epic 22-DVD set chronicles all three Masters of the Universe series, and also includes a bonus DVD containing new and unreleased documentary features, a bonus audio CD with the classic Filmation series soundtrack, an exclusive MOTUC sword accessory and an extensive episode guide booklet all contained in a deluxe display-worthy package complete with a sculpted Castle Grayskull facade.
First launched as a toy line by Mattel in 1982, the Masters of the Universe® television series debuted one year later in 1983, and introduced the iconic phrase, “By the power of Grayskull™…I have the power™!” to fans nationwide incorporating high fantasy with a science fiction twist. The story is set on the planet Eternia® where throughout time war has raged. Heroes King Grayskull®, Vikor® and the legendary He-Man® have heeded the call to rise and fight. These heroes strive to protect the Power of the Universe from the forces of Evil; for he who can harness this awesome power, shall master the universe!
This epic, limited-edition DVD collection celebrates the adventures of The Most Powerful Man in the Universe™ with three animated series that encompass the legacy of He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe®. The collection relives the excitement of the most phenomenal stories ever created in animation across 189 captivating episodes along with hours of ancillary footage and exclusive bonus items that comprise this definitive Masters of the Universe® collector’s set.
The 30th Anniversary Commemorative Collection will be available in December from Mill Creek Entertainment for $99.98 SRP.
He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe®
He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe® battle against Skeletor® and his crew of dastardly villains in the landmark, original animated series based on the successful toyline and created by world-renowned Filmation Studios.
• Aired on television from 1983-1985
• All 130 Episodes are featured in the collection on 16 DVDs
• Six Documentary Featurettes
• 100 Character Profiles
• English & Spanish Audio Tracks
The New Adventures of He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe®
A new chapter in the life of The Most Powerful Man in the Universe™ begins when He-Man® is summoned to the future by the inhabitant of an endangered planet, Primus. With the power of good and the way of magic, He-Man® and the Galactic Guardians struggle against the forces of darkness.
• Aired on television from 1990-1991
• The top 20 Fan-Favorite Episodes on 2 DVDs
• Bonus Documentary Featurette
He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe®
This exciting revival of the classic 80s series focuses on the early adventures of He-Man® as he leads the Masters of the Universe® into battle against the villainous Skeletor® and his evil warrior henchman, who scheme to rule Eternia® and spread chaos through the kingdom.
• Aired on television from 2002-2004
• All 39 Episodes on 4 DVDs
• Interviews with Toyline Artists from Mattel and The Four Horsemen
• 12 Audio Commentaries
• A PDF Comic Book for Unproduced Episode #40
Additional Collectible Bonus Items
• Exclusive Power Sword®
o This MOTUC accessory represents the Sword of He-Man® and is offered in the Eternian gold color for this commemorative anniversary edition.
• Audio Soundtrack
o An 11-Track CD featuring selections from the Filmation He-Man® and the Masters of the Universe® series by Shuki Levy
• All-New Documentary
o A bonus DVD containing a brand new FANS OF MOTU documentary featurette in addition to ten previously unreleased documentary programs
• Episode Guide
o A 48-page commemorative booklet and episode guide for all 189 episodes