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This is the page about the DVD. For other uses, see Tales From (disambiguation).
If you were looking for the article about the VHS, then see Tales from the Deep (VHS).

Tales from the Deep is a SpongeBob SquarePants DVD that was released on January 28, 2003 and contains five episodes from season 1 and four episodes from season 3.


Bikini Bottom Bash!

51 - "Party Pooper Pants"
7a - "Hall Monitor"
56b - "I Had an Accident"
16a - "Valentine's Day"
List of home videos

Deep Sea Sillies

43a - "Just One Bite" (edited version)
6a - "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy"
1c - "Tea at the Treedome"
16b - "The Paper"
56a - "Born Again Krabs"
List of home videos

Russian release

The Russian releases of the DVD have different episodes than other releases.

Tales from the Deep

56a - "Born Again Krabs"
52a - "Chocolate with Nuts"
56b - "I Had an Accident"
52b - "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V"
43a - "Just One Bite" (edited version)
59 - "The Sponge Who Could Fly"
48b - "Squilliam Returns"
List of home videos

House Party

51 - "Party Pooper Pants"
49b - "Rock-a-Bye Bivalve"
55a - "The Great Snail Race"
45b - "Doing Time"
58b - "Plankton's Army"
53b - "Clams"
49a - "Krab Borg"
List of home videos

Special features


- "Party Pooper Pants (storyboard)"
List of home videos

Music videos



  • Production Stills



  • The back cover of this DVD contains pictures from the following episodes:
  • This is the first SpongeBob DVD for seven things:
    • The first DVD to contain previews, which can only be accessed through the main menu. These previews include a promo for other Nickelodeon DVDs and VHS tapes, and a Tak and the Power of Juju promo.
    • The first DVD to contain episode from just 2 seasons instead of 3.
    • The first DVD released in 2003.
    • The first DVD to include episode storyboards.
    • The first DVD with a cover that's based off a special/double-length episode.
    • The first SpongeBob DVD to feature Patrick on the front cover.
    • The first SpongeBob DVD to not have any episodes from season 2.
  • On the DVD cover, Patrick is not wearing a tie. However, in the episode this DVD cover art is based on, Patrick is wearing a tie.
  • This DVD includes the episodes from the Bikini Bottom Bash! and Deep Sea Sillies VHS tapes.
  • SpongeBob's line "Seriously?" is removed from the episode "Party Pooper Pants" on this DVD because there are no commercials on the DVD. However, the "seriously" line remains intact on the storyboard version featured on this DVD.

Edgar Larrazabal version.

Tom Yasumi version.


2002 instead of 2003.

Closed-captions error.

  • On the copyright info on the back it says TM ® Copyright © 2002 by Paramount Pictures. All Rights Reserved. even though this DVD is released in 2003. Considering how early in the year this DVD was released, it was likely mastered in 2002.
  • The closed-captioning version of "Party Pooper Pants" or as "SpongeBob's House Party" on the back of the DVD has "Potty" is misspelled as "Polly."

Alternate covers

DVD menu

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