This is true, and many times the DVD will have both the subtitled and
dubbed version on them. For example, we got all five episodes of Oh My
Goddess both subbed and dubbed on two DVDs that are $29.95 each. Each
episode on tape costs $24.95 and we would have to choose between subbed or
The complete set of Ranma 1/2 TV recently came out for about $90 on DVD
while the VHS boxed set was over $100 - and again, you only got one version.
Anne Bulin, Technology and A/V Coordinator
Barrington Public Library