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Dungeons & Dragons - The Complete Animated Series (1983)

Bob Holt , Maia Mattisse , Karl Geurs , John Gibbs (II)  |  Unrated |  DVD
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (342 customer reviews)


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  • Actors: Bob Holt, Maia Mattisse, Russi Taylor, Georgi Irene, Diane Pershing
  • Directors: Karl Geurs, John Gibbs (II), Bob Richardson
  • Format: Animated, Box set, Collector's Edition, Color, NTSC
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 2.0)
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
  • Number of discs: 5
  • Rated: Unrated
  • Studio: BCI - A Navarre Corporation Company
  • DVD Release Date: December 5, 2006
  • Run Time: 594 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (342 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000JBXY44
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #200,122 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Dungeons & Dragons - The Complete Animated Series" on IMDb

Special Features

  • 27 episodes on five discs
  • "Entering the Realm of Dungeons and Dragons" featurette
  • Commentary on two episodes
  • Full-length animated storyboard for one episode
  • Interactive adventure
  • 50 profiles of characters, creatures, and artifacts
  • Short live-action fan film "Choices"
  • Radio show-style presentation of unaired final episode
  • Alternate and rare footage
  • Trivia
  • Art galleries
  • DVD-ROM supplements
  • 30 page booklet

Editorial Reviews

Dungeons & Dragons was one of CBS' most popular animated series airing from 1983 - 1986 and later on FoxKids. Created by legendary Marvel Productions the series was base on the popular TSR role-playing game created in 1974 - which spawned an entire industry! Now in a set bursting with magical Special Features fans can roll the dice to see the entire Dungeons & Dragons series in a beautiful five-disc set. Come back to the realm of action adventure and enchantment with...Dungeons & Dragons - The Complete Animated Series!Features:"Entering the Realm of Dungeons and Dragons" DocumentaryAlternate & rare footageEaster EggsINK & PAINT TrailersExtensive Gallery of Original Model Sheets and MemorabilliaFormat: DVD MOVIE Genre: TELEVISION/SERIES & SEQUELS Rating: NR UPC: 787364753093

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514 of 528 people found the following review helpful
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This was my #1 favorite cartoon series when I was eleven years old in 1983. I watched it religiously on TV back then, and when we got our first VCR, I recorded every re-run and watched those videotapes until I wore them out. Naturally, I was excited to hear this show was finally coming out on DVD. I bought the complete series box set released by BCI right away. All the episodes look great in terms of picture quality. Not to mention, the special features are surprisingly plentiful for an old, mostly-forgotten Saturday morning cartoon, and it really brought back some great memories.

Then I discovered a very disappointing problem. And I'm going to sound like a real nit-picker here - but I gotta state my case...

Any dedicated fan of this show is familiar with the episode "The Dragon's Graveyard" - generally considered to be the best episode of the entire series. That's the one where the kids decide to destroy Venger (the ultimate, evil bad guy) once and for all. They plan to do this by convincing Tiamat (the ultimate, evil 5-headed Dragon) to help them. It's a very cool story, because the good guys basically team up with one arch villain in order to settle their grudge match with another arch villain. As a kid in the 80's, I videotaped this series and "The Dragon's Graveyard" was one episode that I went back and watched repeatedly. So, I know that episode almost by heart. One of the things I always loved about that episode, and which I still remember clearly, was its powerful musical score.
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211 of 223 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Gone But Not Forgotten! October 15, 2006
By S. R.
Format:DVD
After two decades, all 27 episodes of the classic 'Dungeons & Dragons' animated TV series are finally available on DVD! This was a Saturday morning staple for many who have anxiously awaited its arrival on DVD for some time. BCI (who was also responsible for the exemplary He-Man & the Masters of the Universe DVD sets) has released not only the complete series, but a ton of extras in this beautifully remastered 5-disc boxed set. For the uninitiated, this series tells the tale of six kids who, after riding the Dungeons & Dragons rollercoaster, mysteriously get sucked into its fantasy world. There, each of them gains magical talents and abilities, all the better to survive their time in the Realm. The bow-shooting ranger, the acrobat, the thief, the cavalier, the wizard, and the boy-barbarian are soon joined by a baby unicorn, and tutored by the mysterious Dungeon Master. Opposing them is the evil sorcerer Venger, as well as various monsters and entities all intent on keeping the kids from getting back home. This was one of CBS' most popular animated series, airing from 1983-1986, and later on the Fox Kids network as reruns. Created by the legendary Marvel Productions, the series was based on the popular TSR role-playing game created in 1974, which spawned an entire industry. Read more ›
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93 of 96 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars For Cost-Conscious Fans July 4, 2009
By S. R.
Format:DVD
In 2006, Dungeons & Dragons- The Complete Animated Series was released in a handsome 5-disc boxed set by BCI Eclipse. In addition to having all 27 episodes beautifully remastered, the set featured a ton of bonus content including featurettes, audio commentaries, a hardcover game supplement, a radio-style presentation of the final unfinished episode, and so much more. The set quickly became a fan favorite and helped set a new standard for modern cartoon classics on DVD. However, not long after, BCI encountered financial problems and was forced to close down operations for good. This meant that all of their DVD releases were now or would soon be out of print. In 2009, Mill Creek Entertainment acquired the rights to many of BCI's TV properties including the 'Dungeons and Dragon' animated series, which has been repackaged as a bare bones 3-disc set collecting the complete run of the series. For hardcore fans, this means that none of the supplemental material from the previous release will be carried over (thus, the one star rating deduction). However, for casual fans, the incredibly inexpensive retail price of this new collection makes it a more enticing purchase.

For the uninitiated, this series tells the tale of six kids who, after riding the Dungeons & Dragons rollercoaster, mysteriously get sucked into its fantasy world. There, each of them gains magical talents and abilities, all the better to survive their time in the Realm. The bow-shooting ranger, the acrobat, the thief, the cavalier, the wizard, and the boy-barbarian are soon joined by a baby unicorn, and tutored by the mysterious Dungeon Master.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars old friends
this is a great trip down memory lane, I just wish the series was given a chance to come to completion
Published 1 day ago by michael stidham
4.0 out of 5 stars great value
Saw season one at 5 below for $5 and got all 3 seasons here for the same price. The only negative is that all 3 disks are on one post and rub against each other in the package. Read more
Published 1 day ago by Robert McCoy
5.0 out of 5 stars Brought back memories!
I watched this in my youth and loved it however, my 9 year old daughter watched the first episode of it and smuggled it into her room and I haven't seen it since. Read more
Published 4 days ago by Don
4.0 out of 5 stars Loved it.
And now I can say that my kids love it too! Brings back a ton of great childhood memories and fun.
Published 7 days ago by Michael D. Salter
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Buy!
Got this for My Husband and he loves it! He grew up with this Cartoon. I never seen it before, so it was nice to share a part of his childhood together:-)
Published 8 days ago by S.M.B.
5.0 out of 5 stars Brought back memories
It has been a while since I joined this rollicking crew on their adventures. It was great to relive the many wondrous moments!
Published 9 days ago by Frotton
4.0 out of 5 stars D&D Cartoon... Ah... Cheese...
This show is all the Cheesy 80's cartoon awesomeness I remember and more. The trip down memory lane was fun and worth the cost. Read more
Published 9 days ago by L. E. Langston
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic Show Dungeons and Dragon!! I love it!
This is one of my favorite shows as a kid,

I bought 2 more sets for my boys so that they could keep them!

Definately a dvd series to have around your house!
Published 10 days ago by FairyGoddess
4.0 out of 5 stars good reproduction of an 80's cartoon
As I grow older I find I like to buy up the cartoons of my youth-there's better writing and acting in a 40 year old cartoon than some reality show on today and I remember this... Read more
Published 14 days ago by Graves
5.0 out of 5 stars brought back a lot of memories
brought back a lot of memories. I bought these for my son when he was 6 - too young. Now that he is 9, he watches them constantly. Read more
Published 18 days ago by V. Price
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Spanish Audio or Spanish Sub-titles???
The BCI release of dungeons and Dragons does not contain Spanish Audio or Spanish subtitles. not even English subtitles.
Sep 6, 2011 by Belisario |  See all 2 posts
Problem with Disc 5?
My Disc 4 won't play and appears to be defective.
Feb 27, 2008 by C. L. Daily |  See all 6 posts
Does this have any subtitles or closed captioning?
I don't think it does, and that was my only complaint when I picked up the DVD set. My brother is deaf, and while we watched and loved it as kids he didn't get to see it with captions, so he really was only able to enjoy the visuals and action, which were still great. I am very surprised they... Read more
Jun 7, 2007 by JMotts |  See all 2 posts
pilot episode
There was no pilot, the region 2 set had every episode the same as this has.

Check for the episode list on the net.
Dec 5, 2006 by J. Ball |  See all 3 posts
Widescreen?
They are not in widescreen. The He-Man treatment you are referring to is the newer series, not the 80s series. I believe that is in full-screen also, as intended.
Jun 17, 2009 by Jr. |  See all 2 posts
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