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It's Great to Be a Ghost! is a DVD featuring four episodes of The Backyardigans from the first season. It is the first volume in The Backyardigans DVD series.


Special features


  • This is the only video released in a white case instead of the black one.
  • The back cover lists "The Key to the Nile" and "Pirate Treasure" as bonus episodes.
  • The "Meet the Backyardigans" special feature on this disc marks the first appearance of Mountie Austin, a role that Austin never assumes in "The Snow Fort".
  • On the back of this DVD, there are 2 images from the title episode shown for It’s Great to Be a Ghost, but also for Monster Detectives, rather than having an image from Monster Detectives.
    • This does not apply to the episode selection menus, however, as an image from Monster Detectives is shown for its corresponding episode.
  • This DVD comes with an insert that advertises four Blue's Room DVD volumes on the front and four Dora the Explorer DVD volumes on the back.
  • "Monster Detectives" was released on this DVD before it aired on television.
  • "Pirate Treasure" is also available on the Nick Jr. Favorites 4 and "We Arrrr Pirates!" DVDs.
The Backyardigans DVD series
Season 1
It's Great to Be a Ghost!The Snow FortPolka Palace PartyCave PartySurf's Up!
Season 2
Mission to MarsThe Legend of the Volcano SistersMovers & ShakersInto the DeepSuper Secret Super Spy
Season 3
Tale of the Mighty KnightsHigh Flying Adventures!Mighty Match-Up!Escape from Fairytale Village!Robin Hood the Clean
Season 4
Robot RepairmanJoin the Adventurer's ClubEscape from the TowerOperation Elephant DropChristmas with the BackyardigansWe Arrrr Pirates!Space with the Backyardigans
Nick Jr. FavoritesSinging Sensation!