'Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome' Blu-ray Dated and Detailed

Posted Fri Nov 9, 2012 at 10:00 AM PST by

So say we all! The frakkin' toasters are back in an action-packed movie coming to Blu-ray this February!

In an early announcement to retailers, Universal Studios says 'Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome' will have a Blu-ray release on February 19.

An all-new chapter in the “Battlestar Galactica” saga, 'Blood & Chrome' takes place in the midst of the first Cylon war. As the battle between humans and their creation, the sentient robotic Cylons, rages across the 12 colonial worlds, a young, talented fighter pilot, William Adama (Luke Pasqualino), finds himself assigned to one of the most powerful battlestars in the Colonial fleet: the Galactica. Though Adama quickly finds himself at odds with his co-pilot, the battle weary officer Coker (Ben Cotton, “Alcatraz”), the two men must set their differences aside when a routine escort mission with an enigmatic passenger (Lili Bordán, “Silent Witness”) turns dangerous and becomes a pivotal one for the desperate fleet.

Fans will first be able to view 'Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome' when it premieres exclusively on Machinima’s premium channel, Machinima Prime (http://www.youtube.com/MachinimaPrime), beginning November 9, 2012. It will be presented as 10 episode chapters set to run through February 2013 and be followed by a two-hour movie premiere on Syfy. A special never-before-seen unrated version of this explosive broadcast event will then be available on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download.

The Blu-ray will feature 1080p video, a DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements will include: 13 Deleted Scenes (including 7 exclusive to Blu-ray) and Blood & Chrome: Visual Effects – Discover how the ground-breaking use of visual effects brought the world of Battlestar Galactica to life like you’ve never seen before!

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray is $34.98.

You can find the latest specs for 'Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under February 19.

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Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome (Blu-ray)
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