DVD Companion
The Simpsons Season 1 DVD is the first in a long line of DVD sets. It features all 13 episodes from Season 1 along with a lot of special extras listed below. The set starts the five-season tradition of using the couch as the setting for box art, the box itself, is silver.

There are small regional differences between the US and the UK. 7G06 - Moaning Lisa is on Disc 1 in the US, while it is on Disc 2 in the UK. 7G13 - The Crepes of Wrath, and 7G12 - Krusty Gets Busted are both on Disc 2 in the US, while they are on Disc 3 in the UK.

Released on
VHS Tapes
DVD Discs
US Release
September 25, 2001
UK Release
September 24, 2001
AU Release
September 24, 2001
Audio Commentaries are available on every episode, here's a list of participants:
Special Features
Ullman Shorts:
MG01 - Goodnight Simpsons
Life in Hell comic:
The Life in Hell comic, "The 9 Ways to Die in Los Angeles" by Matt Groening that was given as a gift to James L. Brooks, which was the catalyst for The Simpsons.
7G01 - Some Enchanted Evening
7G02 - Bart the Genius
7G05 - Bart the General
7G06 - Moaning Lisa
MG09 - Making Faces
MG25 - Family Portrait
7G01 - Some Enchanted Evening
7G02 - Bart the Genius
7G11 - Life on the Fast Lane
7G01 - Some Enchanted Evening Retake
7G05 - Bart the General (Commentary by: Matt Groening and David Silverman)
Colour Screening:
The original animation for 7G01 - Some Enchanted Evening, which James L. Brooks thought looked terrible (quite rightly despite what Gabor Csupo said) and demanded a retake, pushing the episode back to the end of the season.
Audio Outtakes from Albert Brooks:
Albert Brooks provides many extra ad-libs of his own for 7G11 - Life on the Fast Lane
America's First Family:
A small documentary by the BBC about the series's creation.
Special Language Feature:
7G11 - Life on the Fast Lane
Easter Eggs
Magazine Covers:
In the "Art of the Simpsons" menu, press left to highlight Bart's comic. Hit enter on the remote to view a showcase of Simpsons Magazine covers from 1990.
ABC Simpsons Shirt News Report:
In the Special Features menu on Disc 3, select Next, then press left, to highlight Bart's shirt. Hit enter to view a 1990 ABC News Report about schools banning T-Shirts that feature Bart.
Main Menus
Episode Menus
Like the main menus each episode feautres a plain static image of a character or scene from the episode.
7G01 - Some Enchanted Evening
Bart and Lisa are captured by Ms. Botz and tied up on the couch.
7G02 - Bart the Genius
Bart is working on his Chemestry Experiment.
7G03 - Homer's Odyssey
Homer at his pep rally against the Nuclear Power Plant.
7G04 - There's No Disgrace Like Home
Bart and Lisa are strapped into the electrical theropy chairs.
7G05 - Bart the General
Bart is punishing one of his Army Soldiers.
7G06 - Moaning Lisa
Lisa is looking at the bridge with her sax.

7G07 - The Telltale Head
Bart is silencing Snowball II in his ninja gear.
7G08 - Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire
Santa's Little Helper while at the racetrack with his muzzle.
7G09 - The Call of the Simpsons
Homer is being attacked by forest animals.

7G10 - Homer's Night Out
Homer is dancing with Princess Kashmir.
7G11 - Life on the Fast Lane
Marge and Jacques are dancing in the dream sequence.
7G12 - Krusty Gets Busted
Sideshow Bob is dressed a Krusty robbing the Kwik-E-Mart.
7G13 - The Crepes of Wrath
Bart is returning home from France with sovenirs and a beret.
Disc Art
The following Disc Arts are taken from the UK edition.
The Disc art for Season 1 is based around the characters floating in mid air.
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