ⓘ Goosebumps (TV series)

                                     

ⓘ Goosebumps (TV series)

Goosebumps is a Canadian/American horror anthology television series based on R. L. Stines best-selling Goosebumps book series. It is an anthology of stories about children finding themselves in creepy and unusual situations, typically involving supernatural elements.

                                     

1. Broadcast History

Goosebumps originally began airing on YTV in English and Canal Famille in French in Canada, Fox Kids in Australia in 1995 and on Fox Kids in the United States starting in 4 September 1995 and ending in 7 September 1998, with reruns on Fox Family lasting until 6 September 1999 and 3 September 2001 respectively. Every October from 2007 to 2009, Cartoon Network aired the episodes. From 6 September 2011 until 1 September 2014, The Hub broadcast the series. From 2013 onwards, Netflix has streamed all 74 episodes of the TV series on its online streaming service.

                                     

2. Home media

Double features

On 16 September 2008, twelve of the above sixteen discs were re-released in new double-feature sets, containing the same episodes as before.

Online

  • The complete series is now on iTunes.
  • The series is available for streaming on Netflix.
                                     

2.1. Home media DVD releases

Beginning in 2004, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment began releasing the series on DVD in individual volumes, initially containing one episode per disc but later changed to two episodes per disc. Later releases included either two discs or multiple episodes on one disc.

                                     

2.2. Home media Revival releases

Starting in 2008, new DVD sets were released to coincide with the Goosebumps HorrorLand revival books. Unlike the original releases, these sets include three to four 22-minute episodes, instead of two. They also feature new cover art, as opposed to previous releases which used the cover art for the corresponding series book. Many of the previously released titles have been re-released as well, but only new releases are included in this list.

                                     

2.3. Home media Season sets

On 26 November 2012, Revelation Films started to release season sets of the series in the United Kingdom DVD region 2.

On 2 April 2014, Madman Entertainment released the entire series in four DVD sets as well as a "Most Wanted Collection" in Australia and New Zealand DVD region 4.

                                     

2.4. Home media Online

  • The complete series is now on iTunes.
  • The series is available for streaming on Netflix.


                                     

3. Goosebumps Presents

The books in the original Goosebumps series that were made into episodes of the Goosebumps television series were subsequently re-released in a series called Goosebumps Presents. The main difference between the books in this series and their original publications is that the Goosebumps Presents editions contained photos from the corresponding episodes. Eighteen books were released from 1996 to 1998.