So you’ve been looking around for that perfect gift for a friend or family member who’s either a child or a classic cartoon collector and don’t know what to get them? Well look no further. What I am about to reveal to you is one of the greatest Christmas presents you could find for a youngster or that young-at-heart geek you know. Pull back the curtain and take in the “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? The Complete Series” Collection.
This 8-disc set comes packaged in a limited-edition plastic Mystery Machine model case complete with Shaggy and Scooby in the front seats waving and grinning at you. All 41 episodes of the three seasons of the original debut series are included on the first 7 discs. Disc 8 is packed full of all kinds of extra goodies. Let’s get into that now, shall we?
The bonus features in “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? The Complete Series” are a dream come true for any fan of this mystery-loving mutt and his pals. Bonus Disc 8 includes all-new featurettes like Scooby-Doo: The Whole World Loves You! – Celebrating the Canine Crimesolver’s Global Popularity; The Eerie Mystery of the Scooby-Doo History: How the Series Began; and The Scooby-Doo Gang In Their Own Words: Original Scooby-Doo Voice Actors Share Memories.
There are even more special features spread out across all 7 of the other discs such as Hanna Barbera: From H to B – How the Studio’s Artists and Animators CollaborateInternally and Connect with Fans Externally; Scooby-Doo’s Ultimate Fans: The Gang’s Followers and Memorabilia Collectors; Get the Picture: How to Draw Scooby-Doo and the Gang; Funky Fashion featurette; Amercia Loves Scooby-Doo Music Video; Scooby-Doo Street Smarts: Favorite cases of Scooby-Doo Fans; and Take the Scooby-Doo Challenge game.
Any fan of Scooby-Doo will open this with glee and an overabundance of thankfulness on Christmas morning. It surprised me when I opened up the box it came in. You really can’t truly marvel at this collection until you’ve seen it in person.
“Scooby-Doo, Where Are You? The Complete Series” is only available in a standard DVD format collection. The technical specifications on this package include Dolby and Full screen Format; English Language; English French, and Spanish Subtitles On Select Discs; 1.33:1 Aspect Ratio; and a Running Time of 902 Minutes.