Amidst the excitement of all new ‘Steven Universe’ episodes hitting the air, fans of the animated series will have an opportunity to catch up on some of the best episodes from seasons one and two on DVD. Available June 7, 2016, ‘Steven Universe: The Return’ will feature 12 episodes personally curated by the series creator, Emmy and Annie Award-nominated writer and storyboard artist Rebecca Sugar (Adventure Time).
‘Steven Universe’ has quickly become one of the most iconic and highly praised series of modern times, lauded for its diversity of characters, original music, and progressive story lines. In addition to being the #1 show in its timeslot last year, the series has become a signpost for change in the animation industry, both in terms of content and those employed behind the scenes, with the show’s creator, Rebecca Sugar, marking the first female showrunner at Cartoon Network.
Having won multiple awards for its stella voice cast, including GRAMMY Award-winner Estelle and BTVA Voice Acting Award-winner Zach Callison, ‘Steven Universe’ follows the story of three magical defenders of the universe and Steven, the proverbial "little brother" to the Crystal Gems, a team of magical guardians of humanity.
Steven Universe: The Return will be available as season three continues to air on Cartoon Network all summer, following the recent announcement that the Cartoon Network Studios original series has been renewed for a fifth season. Steven Universe: The Return will retail for $14.97 SRP.
The DVD features 12 x 11 minute episodes:
- “Mirror Gem”
- “Ocean Gem”
- “Space Race”
- “Lion 3: Straight to Video”
- “Warp Tour”
- “Alone Together”
- “On the Run”
- “Marble Madness”
- “Rose’s Scabbard”
- “The Message”
- “The Return”
- “The Jailbreak”
Dont forget to check out our interview with 'Steven Universe' artist Tiffany Ford