Tags: Adrian Pasdar, Ali Larter, Ashley Crow, BD-Live, Bonus View, Cristine Rose, Greg Grunberg, Hayden Panettiere, Heroes, Jack Coleman, James Kyson Lee, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Masi Oka, Milo Ventimiglia, NBC, Pocket Blu, Robert Knepper, Sendhil Ramamurthy, U-Control, Universal, Zachary Quinto
Universal has officially announced plans to bring the “Heroes: Season 4” (the final season) to Blu-ray Disc on August 3rd. Tech specs include full 1080p Hi-Def video in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD 5.1 Master Audio sound spanning across FIVE BD-50 (50 gigabyte dual-layered) Blu-ray Discs. The title is already available for PRE-ORDER over at Amazon with a (rather expensive) $71.99 price tag. Below you’ll find a heavily detailed list of bonus materials set to be included on the release.
BONUS FEATURES EXCLUSIVE TO BLU-RAY: Unleash the power of your HDTV with perfect picture and purest digital sound.
- BD-LIVE: Access the BD-Live Center through your Internet-connected player to get even more content, watch the latest trailers and more!
- pocket BLU: USHE’s groundbreaking pocket BLU app uses iPhone, iPod® touch, iPad®, Blackberry®, Android, Windows and Mac computers to work seamlessly with a network-connected Blu-ray player and offers advanced features such as:
— Advanced Remote Control: A sleek, elegant new way to operate your Blu-ray player. Users can navigate through menus, playback and BD-Live functions with ease.
— Video Timeline: Users can easily bring up the video timeline, allowing them to instantly access any point in their favorite episode.
— Mobile-To-Go: Users can unlock a selection of bonus content with their Blu-ray discs to save to their device or to stream from anywhere there’s a Wi-Fi network, enabling them to enjoy exclusive content on the go, anytime, anywhere.
— Browse Titles: Users will have access to a complete list of pocket BLU-enabled titles available and coming to Blu-ray Hi-Def. They can view free previews and see what additional content is available to unlock on their device.
— Keyboard: Enter data into a Blu-ray player with your device’s easy and intuitive keyboard.
U-CONTROL: Universal’s exclusive signature feature U-Control allows viewers to learn more about their favorite series, without ever leaving the movie.
— PICTURE IN PICTURE: Video commentaries with Tim Kring, Nate Goodman, Charlie Lieberman, Adam Armus, Kay Foster and series stars, Robert Knepper, Adrian Pasdar and Greg Grunberg.
— HERO CONNECTIONS: Bios on your favorite Heroes.
BEHIND THE BIG TOP FEATURETTE: Dennis Hammer, Robert Knepper, Ray Park and Dawn Oliviera give a behind-the-scenes look at a hit television series with a perspective to joining the crew. DELETED SCENES & EXTENDED SCENES MY SCENES: Bookmark your favorite scenes from the series.
BONUS FEATURES (DVD and BLU-RAY):
— DECONSTRUCTING SYLAR: Discussion with Tim Kring, Adam Armus and Zachary Quinto.
— MILO SPEAKS: Milo Vetimiglia talks about his career as an actor and his role on “Heroes.”
— HEROES REVOLUTION: Tim Kring and Heroes New Media Creatives discuss the importance of a web series for a hit television show and how New Media entertainment is created.
GENETICS OF A SCENE: An on-going series for Blu-ray and DVD fans. The cast and crew of “Heroes” provide an in-depth look at the production process of creating specific scenes. DELETED & EXTENDED SCENES SCREENSAVER: Sullivan Brothers Design Gallery screensaver for your television. AUDIO COMMENTARIES: Cast and crew commentaries on episodes including “Once Upon a Time in Texas,” “Shadowboxing,” “The Fifth Stage” and “Brave New World.”