Weekly DVD Picks – August 29, 2006

It’s the last week of August, which means things are really starting to pick up. The next few weeks will see a flood of quality TV-on-DVD products, followed by an October surge of action, horror, and thriller titles, before the Christmas push starts in November. This week not only sees the start of the TV product, but it’s a great week to be a (20-something) animation fan.

First, the genre releases:

Now, the non-genre releases:

Finally, the pick of the week.
I’ve got to go with The Tick vs. Season One. (Note: it only contains 12 of the 13 episodes from that season. There’s a legal dispute of some kind over the last episode, but they’re trying to get it on a future release.) This was even funnier than the subsequent live action incarnation. How can you not love it? SPOOOOOOOOOON!