Thanks to USA Today, Game of Thrones fans can now know exactly what to expect in the season 3 DVD and Blu-ray box sets. The details can be seen below:
Bonus stuff on the DVD includes:
– “A Gathering Storm,” a 14-minute recap of the second season;
– “The Politics of Marriage,” where cast/crew examine the institution’s place in the show;
– An “Inside the Wildlings” featurette;
– Another feature spotlighting new characters;
– Five deleted and extended scenes; and
– Twelve audio commentaries with the cast and crew.
The Blu-ray with HBO Select release includes all of the above as well as:
– An in-episode guide with character info and locations;
– The Rains of Castamere Unveiled
– The Roots of Westeros guide
– A “Histories & Lore” feature about the mythology of Westeros.
If that wasn’t enough, they have also made available an advance preview of the filming process for the infamous Red Wedding. In a short extract from a feature entitled “The Rains of Castamere Unveiled”, we are given some insight by director David Nutter, Richard Madden (Robb Stark), David Bradley (Walder Frey), and Oona Chaplin (Talisa Maegyr-Stark). This is definitely a must see for any Game of Thrones fan, and you can watch it here:
The triumphant third season of Game of Thrones is set to be released on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download on February 18, 2014. With the holiday season coming up, it seems like the perfect time to indulge ourselves. The third season is available to pre-order NOW on all formats from Amazon.com.
Or check out the super special edition we wrote about a while back as well.
For details about all HBO Blu-ray and DVD releases, check out our release date page.
We’ve just received a press release from HBO that includes the official box art. Here you go, enjoy!: