Captain Planet Available For Digital Download On 10th April
Captain Planet, the animated show from the early 1990’s about the eponymous environmental superhero will be released for digital download in the United States on 10th April. The show was co-created by Ted Turner (the founder and original owner of Turner Broadcasting System, which also included Cartoon Network while it was in its early formative years), who is known to this day for his strong environmental beliefs and support for environmental causes, and also Barbara Pyle, an executive producer and environmental activist.
The show tackles environmental issues including pollution, radiation, deforestation, and poaching and follows the story of five teenagers called the “Planeteers” who try to save the planet from environmental devastation, each Planeteer possesses special powers, but when there’s a situation that’s too difficult to handle, they combine their powers to summon Captain Planet, a superhero that is greater than the sum of its parts, in other words, Captain Planet is a physical manifestation and representation of teamwork.
In a little while before Earth Day (22nd April), Cartoon Network USA will be releasing Captain Planet for digital download on 10th April, each season will cost $9.99 or $14.99 each, individual episodes will costs $1.99 and will be available to download on iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play, Vudu, Playstation Store, and the Xbox Store.
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