If you were looking for the article about the VHS, then see Tide and Seek (VHS).
If you were looking for the article about the book, then see Hide and Sneak.

Tide and Seek is a SpongeBob SquarePants DVD that was released on July 29, 2003 and contains two episodes from season 1, six episodes from season 2, and two episodes from season 3.


The front cover shows SpongeBob and Patrick finding Squidward, who is hiding below a seat bench.


Laugh Your Pants Off

31a - "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy III"
23a - "Big Pink Loser"
9b - "Opposite Day"
31b - "Squirrel Jokes"
49b - "Rock-a-Bye Bivalve"
List of home videos


29b - "Dumped"
22b - "Bossy Boots"
43b - "The Bully"
15a - "Sleepy Time"
26b - "Squidville" (listed as "Squidsville")
List of home videos


Bonus features

Audio commentaries

- "Sleepy Time (audio commentary)"
- "Dumped (audio commentary)"
List of home videos


  • The DVD also contains short trailers for various Nickelodeon shows. These include older SpongeBob DVDs and VHS tapes, The Wild Thornberrys Movie, The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius DVDs and VHS tapes, Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, and Tak & the Power of Juju.
  • This is the first DVD release to be rated G in Canada.
  • SpongeBob's face was redesigned for some of the re-release versions of the cover.
  • This is the last SpongeBob DVD release to have the orange wavy line and oval Nickelodeon logo.
  • This is the first SpongeBob DVD release to have the Paramount DVD logo opening with a menu option.

Cultural references

  • The title of this DVD is a pun on the game Hide and Seek.


  • On the back, "Squidville" is misspelled as "Squidsville."
  • On the DVD cover, Patrick is missing his left leg. This was fixed, but only on some of the international covers.
  • The main menu shows clips from "Krab Borg," "Nature Pants," "Just One Bite," and "Something Smells," although these four episodes are not on this DVD.
  • The DVD doesn't show title cards for all episodes.

Alternate covers


10 Happiest MomentsAbsorbing FavoritesBack to the PastBikini Bottom AdventuresBikini Bottom BuddiesBikini Bottom's Most WantedBoating BuddiesChristmasDeep-Sea GamesDisorder in the DeepEmployee of the MonthEvil SpatulaExtreme Kah-Rah-TayFactory FreshFear of a Krabby PattyFriend or Foe?Gary Falls in LoveGhouls FoolsGlove World Forever!HalloweenHeroes of Bikini BottomHome Sweet PineappleHome Sweet RubbleI'm Your Biggest FanIt's a SpongeBob Christmas!It Came from Goo LagoonKarate IslandKrabby DaysLegends of Bikini BottomLights, Camera and SpongeBobLost at SeaLost in TimeNautical Nonsense and Sponge BuddiesSea Side StorySea StoriesSlumber PartySponge for HireSpongeBob and Friends: Patrick SquarePantsSpongeBob Goes PrehistoricSpongeBob LongPantsSpongeBob on TourSpongeBob vs. The Big OneSpongeBob, You're FiredSpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantisSpongeBob's Frozen Face-OffSpongeBob's Last StandSpongeBob's Pest of the WestSpongeBob's Runaway RoadtripSpongeBob's Truth or SquareSpongeBob's WhoBob WhatPants?SpongeGuard on DutySpongicusSpužva Bob Skockani DVD 1Sweet & Sour SquidwardTales from the DeepThe Adventures of SpongeBob SquarePantsThe Curse of Bikini BottomThe First 100 EpisodesThe Great Patty CaperThe Krabby Patty Recipe TheftThe Pilot a Mini-Movie and the Square ShortsThe Seascape CapersThe SpongeBob SquarePants MovieThe SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of WaterTide and SeekTo Love a PattyTo SquarePants or Not to SquarePantsTriton's RevengeViking-Sized AdventuresWhale of a BirthdayWhere's Gary?

The Complete 1st SeasonThe Complete First SeasonThe Complete 2nd SeasonThe Complete Second SeasonThe Complete 3rd SeasonThe Complete Third SeasonThe Complete Fourth SeasonThe Complete Fifth SeasonThe Complete Sixth SeasonComplete Seventh SeasonThe Complete Eighth SeasonThe Complete Ninth SeasonSeason 4 Volume 1Season 4 Volume 2Season 5 Volume 1Season 5 Volume 2Season 6 Volume 1Season 6 Volume 2

Nickelodeon compilations
Nicktoons HalloweenNicktoons ChristmasNicktoons The Show Must Go On!Nick Picks Volume 1Nick Picks Volume 2Nick Picks Volume 3The Best of Nickelodeon: Summer AdventuresNick Picks Volume 4Nick Picks HolidayNick Picks Box-Set (Vol, 1-3)Nick Picks Volume 5Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Winners CollectionHeroes in ActionRobot Invasion

Box sets
Beach BobThe Ultimate Box SetSpongeBob StarPantsExposed!: The Ultimate Box SetReally Big Box SetSpongeBob's Legendary AdventuresHolidays with SpongeBob 3-DVD Gift SetTriple Pack 1Triple Pack 2SpongeBob ScaryPantsTriple Pack 3Triple Pack 4The SpongeBob Movie Collection