UPDATE: The new Release Date for the Game of Thrones DVD and Blu-Ray Set is March 6th, 2012!
It’s still a while until you’ll be able to pick up the complete first season of Game of Thrones on DVD or Blu-Ray. But after today you’ll probably have enough reason to pre-order it from your favorite online retailer post haste. Take a look at the box-art!
Here are all the details:
EXCLUSIVE BLU-RAY FEATURES:
Blu-Ray Complete Guide to Westeros: An interactive compendium of the noble houses and lands featured in Season One, PLUS 24 exclusive histories of the Seven Kingdoms as told by the characters themselves.
Anatomy of an Episode: An in-episode experience that explores the creative minds and colossal efforts behind episode six, “A Golden Crown”.
In-Episode Guide: In-feature resource that provides background information about on-screen characters, locations, and relevant histories while each episode plays.
Hidden Dragon Eggs: Find the hidden dragon eggs to uncover even more never-before-seen content.
Making Game of Thrones: An exclusive 30-minute feature including never-before-seen footage from the set and interview from the cast and crew.
Creating the Show Open: An inside look at the creation of the Emmy-winning opening title sequence for Game of Thrones
From the Book to the Screen: Executive producers David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, and author George R.R. Martin talk about the challenge of bringing Martin’s epic fantasy novel to life on HBO.
Character Profiles: Profiles of 15 major characters as described by the actors portraying them.
The Night’s Watch: An in-depth look at the unique order of men who patrol and protect the Wall, a 700-foot ice structure that separates the Seven Kingdoms from the darkness beyond.
Creating the Dothraki Language: An insightful glance into the comprehensive language created for the Dothraki people in Game of Thrones.
Audio Commentaries: Seven audio commentaries with Cast and Crew including David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, George R.R. Martin, Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington, and more.
HBO isn’t exactly pleasing anxious fans with this March 20th release date for Game of Thrones season 1 on Blu-Ray and DVD. They have put the entire first season on demand so you can watch the entire thing (minus all of these extras!) in HD from the comfort of your own castle. Winter is Coming this April when season 2 premieres.