Thursday, 7 August 2014

Doctor Who: Deep Breath DVD UK Release Date Announced

A UK release date has been announced for the standalone DVD/Blu-ray of the opening episode of Doctor Who Series 8, Deep Breath.

The feature-length episode, which has its world premiere today in Cardiff, will be released in the UK on Blu-ray on 7th September, with the DVD release a day later on 8th September. The US release for both DVD and Blu-ray has previously been confirmed for 9th September.

Special features announced so far for the release are the inclusion of the BBC One show in which Peter Capaldi was revealed as the Twelfth Doctor and a 10-minute behind-the-scenes feature, with more to follow.

Deep Breath is currently available to pre-order from the BBC Shop, with the Blu-ray version priced at £11.49 (here) and the DVD at £9.99 (here).

The complete series 8 DVD/Blu-ray, meanwhile, is still available to pre-order ahead of its 17th November release date from the BBC Shop - follow the link here for Blu-ray (£38.49) and here for the DVD (£34.99).

[Source: The Doctor Who Site]