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The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! Volumes 1 & 2 On Sale This April!

Official Press Release

MARVEL’S NEWEST ANIMATED SERIES FEATURING IRON MAN, THOR, CAPTAIN AMERICA AND THE HULK

THE AVENGERS: EARTH’S MIGHTIEST HEROES!

VOLUMES 1 & 2

The First 13 Episodes

of Marvel’s All New Animated Series To Debut on DVD April 26, 2011

(Volume 1:  Episodes 1-7; Volume 2:  Episodes 8-13)

…the show unleashes enough action to be plenty mighty with boys…- Variety

It’s all about the action, and “The Avengers: World’s Mightiest Heroes” delivers. – ComicBookResources.com

BURBANK, Calif., March 2, 2011 – When the forces of evil are so overwhelming that no single hero can save the world… the Avengers assemble! Featuring Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and The Hulk, fans can now own the first 13 episodes of The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! in two must-have, collectible DVD volumes, available April 26 from (Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment?).

The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! Volume 1 includes episodes 1-7 plus an exclusive look at the evolving characters and storyline of Season 2, and Volume 2 includes episodes 8-13 plus another exclusive sneak peek at Season 2 that reveals what makes the Marvel Super Heroes and Villains so unique.

Featuring your favorite animated Super Heroes – Iron Man, Thor, Captain America, and The Hulk – The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! sees planet Earth threatened by Super Villains, time traveling conquerors, alien invaders, mythical beasts and rampaging robots — all bent on the total destruction of humanity. Unfortunately against these impossible odds, no individual hero has the power to save the world and just when all appears to be hopeless, the most skilled champions in the Marvel universe join forces to form the mightiest Super Hero team in history. The Avengers come to the rescue when the fate of the world rests on their shoulders.

The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes! stars the well-known voice talents of Rick D. Wasserman (Planet Hulk, Marvel Vs. Capcom 3, House M.D.) as Thor, Brian Bloom (The A Team, Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2) as Captain America, Fred Tatasciore (Tron: Evolution, Hulk Vs., “Wolverine and the X-Men”) as The Hulk, Wally Wingert ( “The Family Guy,” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”) as Ant Man, and Phil Lamarr (“Mad TV,” “Futurama”) as Jarvis.

EPISODES:


Volume 1 Episodes:

1. Iron Man Is Born!

2. Thor The Mighty

3. Hulk Versus The World

4. Meet Captain America

5. The Man in the Ant Hill

6. Breakout: Part One

7. Breakout: Part Two

Volume 2 Episodes:

8. Some Assembly Required

9. Living Legend

10. Everything Is Wonderful

11. Panther’s Quest

12. Gamma World: Part One

13. Gamma World: Part Two


DISC SPECIFICIATION:

Street Date:                  April 26, 2011

Direct Prebook: March 8, 2011

Distributor Prebook:       March 22, 2011

Suggested Retail Price:  Volume 1 – Single Disc DVD = $19.99 U.S.

Volume 2 – Single Disc DVD = $19.99 U.S.

Rated:                           TV-Y7

*Bonus materials not rated

Run Time:                     Volume 1 – Approximately 154 minutes (seven 22-minute episodes)

Volume 2 – Approximately 132 minutes (six 22-minute episodes)

Aspect Ratio:                16×9  1.78:1

Sound:                          English 5.1 Dolby Digital Sound

Languages:                   English dub & subs & Spanish subs

About Marvel Entertainment, LLC

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