Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has officially announced that they will release another 2-Disc DVD collection for the animated series ‘Peanuts by Schulz’ which brings the famous comic strip to (animated) life. The latest release ‘School Days’ will arrive home on August 29, 2017, just in time for the new school year and while the announcement lists the release as including 19 new animated shorts, the DVD cover (seen above and larger below the announcement) on the other hand lists 29, so here’s hoping it’s the latter, especially as no episode listing seems to be available at this time. Continue after the jump to read the full announcement for the upcoming release.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PEANUTS BY SCHULZ: SCHOOL DAYS
A BRAND-NEW COLLECTION OF TALES
FROM THE NEWLY-LAUNCHED CABLE TV SERIES
IS AVAILABLE ON DVD AUGUST 29, 2017
FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT
Two-Disc DVD Includes 19 Episodes
for Over Three Hours of Peanuts Cartoon Fun!
BURBANK, CA (May 25, 2017) – Kick off the new school year with Snoopy and Charlie Brown on Warner Bros. Home Entertainment’s (WBHE) release of Peanuts by Schulz: School Days, available on DVD August 29, 2017. Enroll in Snoopy’s curriculum of laughter and fun with this all-new collection that features school-themed cartoons from the newly launched Peanuts cable television series. This release includes 19 highly-entertaining shorts, which are based on the legendary print comic strip created by Charles Schulz. Peanuts by Schulz: School Days will retail for $18.94 SRP.
Grab your books and join study buddies Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the entire Peanuts gang for School Days! Bringing Charles Schulz’s classic strips to life, this all-new animated collection features over three hours of laughs and lessons. Whether it’s being the class clown or a teacher’s pet, these adventurers will make the grade. So, catch the bus and have that homework ready because class is in session with Peanuts!
“This new collection of Peanuts short cartoons revolves around the classic school theme and will appeal to viewers of all ages,” said Mary Ellen Thomas, Vice President Family & Animation Marketing. She added, “This beautiful new series is a celebration of Charles Schulz’s beloved original comic strip. It’s comprised of animated vignettes derived directly from his newspaper strips. We are delighted to offer this entertaining new release to consumers.”
Peanuts premiered in the U.S. on Boomerang, Cartoon Network’s sister station in May 2016.
About Peanuts Worldwide
The PEANUTS characters and related intellectual property are owned by Peanuts Worldwide LLC, a joint venture owned 80% by Iconix Brand Group, Inc. and 20% by members of the Charles M. Schulz family.
About Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Inc.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment’s home video, digital distribution and interactive entertainment businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution scenarios. An industry leader since its inception, WBHE oversees the global distribution of content through packaged goods (Blu-ray Disc™ and DVD) and digital media in the form of electronic sell-through and video-on-demand via cable, satellite, online and mobile channels, and is a significant developer and publisher for console and online video game titles worldwide. WBHE distributes its product through third party retail partners and licensees.