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Swing into Action! is the first ever Dora the Explorer VHS tape featuring episodes from its 1st season.

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Jump, sing, and swing into action and learning in these two episodes (Sticky Tape and Berry Hunt) of Dora the Explorer, the unique play-along adventure show from Nick Jr.!


  1. Rugrats in Paris: The Movie VHS & DVD Trailer
  2. Little Bill & Dora the Explorer VHS Trailer (Available Now)
  3. Coming to Videocassette
  4. The Little Bear Movie VHS & DVD Trailer
  5. Rugrats - 10th Anniversary: Decade in Diapers (Collector's Edition) & All Growed Up VHS Trailer
  6. Paramount Feature Presentation/FBI Warning
  7. Paramount Home Video
  8. Nick Jr. Kids Opening Bumper (Little Bear, Blue's Clues, & Little Bill Variant)
  9. Face Introducing Dora the Explorer
  10. Sticky Tape
  11. Face Trying Out Different Flavors
  12. Berry Hunt
  13. Face Telling Fruit Jokes
  14. Nick Jr. Kids Closing Bumper (Little Bear, Blue's Clues and Little Bill Variant)
  15. Dora the Explorer Credits (Berry Hunt)
  16. Nick Jr. Productions (1999)
  17. Nick Jr. Bears Logo
  18. Nickelodeon Bone Logo
  19. Paramount Home Video


  • The episodes from this VHS can be seen on the DVD version of City of Lost Toys.
  • This is the first volume VHS in the Dora The Explorer series.
  • This is the very first Dora the Explorer videocassette.
  • This VHS has three Nick Jr. Face segments, one involving Face introducing Dora the Explorer, one involving Face trying out different flavors and the other involving Face telling fruit jokes.
  • Starting with this release and all subsequent releases until 2004: 2 Nick Jr. "Kids" bumpers with the Just for Me jingle; scenes from Little BillLittle Bear (also called Maurice Sendak's Little Bear), and Blue's Clues; and live action scenes similar to the opening and closing of Nick Jr. from 1998-2001 were included, the first was the kids getting ready to watch Nick Jr. on TV, with the signature catchphrase "Nick Jr. Is Just For Me!", the second has the last few seconds of the Nick Jr. Face segment, Face Says Goodbye In Different Feelings Faces and the kids saying goodbye and returning home, it will be shown either after episode 2 and before the end credits with the exception of Rhymes and Riddles, or after the end credits and before the Nick Jr. and Nickelodeon logos on Rhymes and Riddles.
  • A longer edited version of the opening with added scenes from KipperFranklin, and Dora the Explorer (which will later replace Little Bear in the video bumpers in 2003) was used for Nick Jr. on CBS. A shorter version also exists.
  • The Face Tells Fruit Jokes segment was previously seen on the 1998 VHS of Blue's Clues: "Arts & Crafts" and the 1998 VHS of Little Bear: "Parties and Picnics".
  • This is the first VHS to use a combined credit sequence.