The Backyardigans: We Arrrr Pirates DVD Review and Giveaway

The Backyardigans are setting sail with four exciting pirate adventures on this brand new DVD, The Backyardigans: We Arrrr Pirates [Amazon].  Preschoolers will learn to mambo with Sinbad and become heroes when they rescue King Pablo and his knights from the No-So-Nice Dragon.  Created by Nickelodeon Home Entertainment and distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, The Backyardigans: We Arrrr Pirates DVD hits shelves March 8, 2011, for the suggested retail price of $16.99.

In every episode of The Backyardigans, five high-spirited neighbors meet in their adjoining backyards and use their imaginations to transform themselves into different locations for epic adventures. Each half-hour episode of this Emmy® Award-winning show features a unique music/dance genre with four original songs, along with real choreographed movements recreated in animation.

The Backyardigans: We Arrrr Pirates Episode Synopses:

Pirate Camp

Captain Austin trains Uniqua and Pablo at Pirate Camp with garage-band music blasting. But training takes a turn for the worst when a fearsome ghost (Tasha) captures the great pirate captain.

Pirate Treasure

Captain Uniqua and Captain Austin sail the high seas in search of treasure with reggae playing. If they don’t beat Captain Pablo and Captain Tyrone to it, they will have to walk the plank!

Sinbad Sails Alone

Set sail for adventure and mambo as Sinbad (Tyrone) encounters rough waters, Siren (Uniqua), and Medusa (Tasha)!  The fate of the ship is in bumbling First Mate Pablo’s hands.

The Tale of the Not-So-Nice Dragon

The Not-So-Nice Dragon snatches up King Pablo and his Mighty Knights.  Now it’s up to the Flighty Fairy (Tasha) and the Grabbing Goblin (Austin) to rescue them!

The Backyardigans: We Arrrr Pirates Fast Facts:

Street Date: March 8, 2011
DVD SRP: $16.99
DVD Running Time: 98 Minutes

We’ve been playing this for the last week and the kiddo loves the episodes and really whats not to love about these stories which feature Pirates and Knights. Its truly a DVD thats a little bit more designed for boys then girls.  The stories will be a big hit with all kids no matter if their boys or girls but I’m betting the boys like just a wee bit more.

How to win it… Contest ends 11:59pm EST. March 7th, 2011.
2 Lucky people will win Backyardigans DVD! Tell us your favorite character on Backyardigans and please include some method for us to contact you in the comment (twitter or email).

You get 1 extra entry for tweeting about this contest (you can do this daily). Must contain the following information: @NickelodeonDVD @dadarocks – and you must also comment with the link to your twitter message.

Example: I want to win the #Backyardigans DVD from @dadarocks & @NickelodeonDVD –

You get 1 extra entry for following us on twitter –

You get 1 extra entry for following @NickelodeonDVD on twitter –

You get 1 extra entry for becoming a FAN on facebook – you must comment that you’re a fan

You will have 24 hours to reply before we pick another winner!

Disclaimer: NickelodeonDVD provided the DVD for this raffle

Author: DaDa Rocks!

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  1. Lukas is watching now and digging the show. I like Pablo. I am also going to retweet, as that is where I saw your link.


  2. Tasha

  3. I follow you on twitter

  4. I am a fb fan

  5. My girls like Tasha.

  6. http://twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/43417146109337600

  7. follow dadarocks on twitter

  8. following nick dvd on twitter

  9. Pablo is my favorite. I like penguins, and he’s my son’s favorite too.

    Follow you on twitter!

  10. Uniqua is my favorite, but what is she? @Slappy2001

  11. Following DaDa Rocks on twiiter as @Slappy2001

  12. Following NickelodeonDVD on twitter as @Slappy2001

  13. Fan on facebook as Diana B Vincent @Slappy2001

  14. My daughter and I love Pablo.

    shanna at mom caboodle dot com

  15. I follow you on Twitter (@momcaboodle)

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  16. I am a fan on facebook (Shanna Bailes)

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  17. I follow @NickelodeonDVD on twitter (@momcaboodle)

    shanna at mom caboodle dot com

  18. We love Austin!! You can find me on twitter @martiferg

  19. http://twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/43867953556500480

  20. My kids love Tasha,
    I follow you on Twitter

  21. http:/ /twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/44056411235295233

  22. Twitter follower: @BNTVosburgh

  23. Twitter follower of @NickelodeonDVD: @BNTVosburgh

  24. Facebook fan of yours: Mama-Nikki Vosburgh

  25. Tasha is our favorite!
    stroker881 at hotmail dot com

  26. http://twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/44822107011555328

  27. This isn’t a new dvd it is just recycled previously released episodes and slapped with a new dvd cover… Very disappointed with Nickelodeon!

  28. http://twitter. com/OhioCatfish/status/45264430312865792

  29. I like Uniqua
    tbarrettno1 at gmail dot com

  30. Congrats you’ve won a DVD!

  31. Congrats you’ve won a DVD

  32. Thank you!! I sent you my info! 🙂

  33. I follow dadarocks on twitter.

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