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Michael Roberts
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Posted: 02 November 2018 at 4:56pm | IP Logged | 1 post reply

Who else picked up this set? I've had it for a couple of days now, but haven't had time to put in a disc in yet. Will do so this weekend. All my memories of the show are of a hazy VHS quality, so I'm excited to see it with colors that pop.

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Robbie Parry
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Posted: 02 November 2018 at 6:30pm | IP Logged | 2 post reply

Michael, Michael, Michael!

I bought some releases on DVD. And promised myself I wouldn't upgrade and be treated by WB as a "cash cow".

But then you had to go and share that picture. ;-)
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Michael Roberts
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Posted: 02 November 2018 at 6:32pm | IP Logged | 3 post reply

Do it Robbie! And my apologies to your wallet.
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Michael Roberts
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Posted: 02 November 2018 at 6:40pm | IP Logged | 4 post reply

Original vs Remastered Comparison:


Remastered Opening Title Sequence:



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Paul Gibney
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What platforms are available for the digital copy?
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Christopher Frost
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I got mine the other day. Looks like the Canadian version doesn't include the digital copy. Beautiful set and the show looks fantastic.
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Matt Reed
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Posted: 02 November 2018 at 11:04pm | IP Logged | 7 post reply

I hate you, Michael Roberts.  
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Michael Roberts
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I know. 

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Michael Roberts
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My apologies to your wallet as well, Matt?
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Matt Reed
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Not yet but, yes, that's where the hate comes in.  I told myself I didn't need this set and then fuck you for posting why I do.
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Easy to resist, since I already have the original boxed sets.
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Brian Miller
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Ditto. 
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James Woodcock
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I have the box sets but man, the picture quality on those Blu rays looks outstanding.
This, for me, is very hard to resist and I can feel me starting to edge towards getting it
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Robbie Parry
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Posted: 03 November 2018 at 3:00pm | IP Logged | 14 post reply

Mr Woodcock, those are my exact thoughts.

I know not what Michael Roberts does for a living, but should WB ever need a door-to-door salesman, to sell Blu-rays, the job should be his! 
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Rob Ocelot
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I got mine the other day. Looks like the Canadian version doesn't include the digital copy. Beautiful set and the show looks fantastic.

I wouldn't worry, you didn't miss anything.   The digital versions are 480p and don't include the movies.   Bit of a head-scratcher why they even bothered to do this other than 'free digital copy' advertising blurb.

I'm still debating on getting this though I likely will at some point down the line.   I spent *years* tracking down a legit copy of the complete DVD set (with it's bonus DVD and artbook) -- no easy task since there were about 1000 fakes for every legit copy.  

I'm more interested to see what they are going to do with Superman:TAS and Batman Beyond... if they are going to get the same treatment.   I'd buy a Complete DCAU set in a heartbeat.   Bonus, if they actually do a complete release for both Static Shock and Zeta Project in the process.

edit:  I just noticed the set doesn't include MYSTERY OF THE BATWOMAN.   That's an odd omission considering it's supposed to be part of the DCAU canon.


Edited by Rob Ocelot on 04 November 2018 at 2:18pm
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