By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act July 15, 2014 at 4:39PM
Out on Blu-ray and DVD today for the first time, all ten 30-minute episodes of the first season of "Black Dynamite," the animated series, with a few extra features too of course, at a suggested retail price of $39.99 for the Blu-ray, and $29.98 for the DVD set.
So bust out your best polyester pants suit and head over to your local (online or offline) video store to pick up a your copy.
The inaugural home entertainment release from the top-rated Adult Swim series features contains a host of bonus content including the original pilot, a behind-the-scenes featurette and video commentaries with series creator Carl Jones ("The Boondocks") and cast members.
Based on 2009’s acclaimed feature film, the "Black Dynamite" animated series further chronicles the exploits of the central character and his crew. Under the direction of Carl Jones, the series features the voice talents of Michael Jai White, Tommy Davidson, Kym Whitley, and Byron Minns, all of whom starred in the feature film.
The animated series is produced by Ars Nova, with Jon Steingart, Carl Jones, and Jillian Apfelbaum as executive producers. Brian Ash is co-executive producer. Scott Sanders, Michael Jai White and Byron Minns are producers. Monica Jones is associate producer. Lesean Thomas is creative producer/supervising director. Original music is provided by Adrian Younge.
Black Dynamite is animated by Titmouse, Inc.
The series’ first season, which aired on Adult Swim during the summer of 2012, was the top-rated show in its timeslot for both adults and men 18-34, with more than 5 million adults and 3 million men tuning in to get a piece of Black Dynamite, according to Nielsen Media Research.
The second season of the series will debut this summer on Adult Swim.