FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Season 2 (Volume 1) of The Heroic Animated Series
Available For The First Time On DVD

GARGOYLES
Season 2
(Vol. 1)

Just In Time For The Holiday Season On December 6

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BURBANK, Calif, August 12, 2005 – Get ready for more “Gargoyles”- the fantastic, heroic animated series - with GARGOYLES SEASON 2 (Volume 1), available on DVD for the first time on December 6 from Buena Vista Home Entertainment. This DVD set features 26 exciting second season episodes of the popular show.

Gargoyles” is the story of the fantastic, ancient creatures that once guarded a medieval Scottish fortress, and who now come to life at night to protect the city of Manhattan from evil. Legions of loyal fans continue to follow “Gargoyles,” and the series features star voice talents including “Star Trek: The Next Generation” stars Michael Dorn, Jonathan Frakes, Marina Sirtis and Brent Spiner, and “Star Trek Voyager” star Kate Mulgrew. Available only on DVD December 6 for $39.99 from Buena Vista Home Entertainment.

Fans will enjoy the special DVD bonus materials:
• Episode introductions with series creator Greg Weisman
• The Gathering of Cast and Crew Featurette
• Audio commentary on the “City of Stone” episodes (parts 1-4).

GARGOYLES is the animated story of a group of fantastic superbeings who protect mankind from danger. Their story begins in medieval times, when Gargoyles were stone statues by day, but were transformed at sundown into fearsome, living creatures. GARGOYLES are a clan of winged beings, honorable creatures who, in a violent and brutal age, protected a Scottish castle from Viking assaults, until they were betrayed by a sorcerer’s spell. They were frozen in stone through night and day, and passed through the centuries.

When a wealthy businessman purchases the Gargoyles’ ancient Scottish castle and rebuilds it high above the clouds atop his corporate headquarters in present day New York City, the spell is broken. The Gargoyles sleep in stone by day, but at sundown awaken to become majestic heroes of the night, defending the city from modern day menaces. The series carries positive moral messages about friendship, teamwork and doing good.

STREET DATE: December 6, 2005
Direct Prebook: October 11
Distributor prebook: October 25
Suggested retail price: $39.99
DVD Aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (full-frame) formatted 4x3
Total run time: Approximately 615 minutes
Rating: TV-Y7 FV. Bonus materials not rated.
Sound: Stereo Sound


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Posted September 6, 2005 / Updated December 13, 2005.