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Fangtastic news Truebies! Season 4 of the hit HBO show is coming soon to DVD and Blu-ray and will be packed full of goodies! The big day is May 29 so start the countdown now!

But that’s not all that will be hitting shelves on the 29th. In a first for a TV series, HBO has taken a cue from the movies and is issuing the fourth season True Blood in a combo pack containing the season on Blu-ray, standard DVD and digital copy – all in one boxed set. HBO is calling this "Blu-ray With HBO Select."  This multipack will include five Blu-ray Discs, two DVDs and a digital copy, the latter redeemable through iTunes, Vudu, Amazon or UltraViolet.

But it doesn’t end there, HBO is also rereleasing the first three seasons of the series as a "Blu-ray with HBO Select" boxed set.

Apparently HBO is going all out with this release – DVD, Blu-ray, combo pack and a boxed set. Lots of choices.

As for the extra features, the DVD will contain…

  • Inside the Episodes (12 Clips)
  • Get the backstories on each of the episodes with revealing interviews with the show writers.
  • True Blood The Final Touches– Join Alan Ball as he reveals an exclusive never-before-seen glimpse in the post production process of True Blood.
  • 6 Audio Commentaries with the cast and crew including Executive Producer and Creator Alan Ball, Anna Paquin (Sookie), Stephen Moyer (Bill), Alexander Skarsgard (Eric), Deborah Ann Woll (Jessica Hamby), Sam Trammell (Sam Merlotte), Fiona Shaw (Marnie Stonebrook) and more!

The Blu-ray version will contain everything listen above and…

  • True Blood Lines: Uncover secrets from relationships past and present in this engaging fully interactive guide and archive.
  • Character Perspectives PiP: Find out the backstory of what happened in Bon Temps while Sookie was missing in Faerieland, and get the inside scoop on all the comings and goings from your favorite characters including: Andy, Arlene, Crystal, Debbie, Don Bartolo, Godric, Jason, Lafayette, Luna, Maxine, Melinda, Nan, Pam, and Tara.
  • Flashback/Flash Forward (Jumpout Video): Move through time in the world of Bon Temps. Flashback to relive pivotal moments or Flash Forward to reveal the significance of a certain scene.
  • Vampire Histories / Character Bios / Hints / FYIs – Get the background stories on your favorite characters.

Plenty of goodies to please all of the hardcore True Blood fans! Who here is picking up a copy of True Blood Season 4?

True Blood returns for its fifth season on June 10.

- Moonlight

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