In what has become a highly anticipated annual tradition for Walking Dead fans the world over, Anchor Bay Entertainment will be releasing The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season Blu-ray + Digital HD Limited Edition set on December 1st. As with previous limited editions, McFarlane Toys has once again created a striking, must-own packaging concept. This year's Walking Dead Limited Edition features an "asphalt" walker, one of the many unforgettable images that have made the AMC series a global phenomenon.
Handsomely crafted and intricately detailed, the figurine is based on the original walker designed by award-winning SFX make-up Supervisor and Executive Producer, Greg Nicotero. Packaging also includes a collectible 5-disc Blu-ray set digipack with exclusive "walker" cover art available only with this set. SRP is $149.99, and available for pre-order now on Amazon.com. Previous Walking Dead Limited Edition releases include the "Screwdriver Walker Head" (Season 2), the "Governor's Walker Head Tank" (Season 3), and the "Tree Walker" (Season 4).
Bonus Features on the Blu-ray + Digital HD include Audio commentaries featuring Showrunner/Executive Producer/Writer Scott M. Gimple, Executive Producer Gale Anne Hurd, Executive Producer Tom Luse, Executive Producer/Special Effects Make-Up Supervisor /Director Greg Nicotero, Director Julius Ramsay; Actors Lauren Cohan, Chad Coleman, Michael Cudlitz, Sonequa Martin-Green, Danai Gurira, Alanna Masterson, Melissa Suzanne McBride, Josh McDermitt, Norman Reedus, Christian Serratos and Steven Yeun. Fans will also get Deleted Scenes, Inside The Walking Dead, The Making of The Walking Dead and The Making of Alexandria.
The special features are rounded out by Beth's Journey, Bob's Journey, Noah's Journey and Tyreese's Journey, who are all characters that passed away this past season, along with A Day in the Life of Michael Cudlitz, A Day in the Life of Josh McDermitt and Rotters in the Flesh. The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season cast also includes Norman Reedus, Steven Yeun, Lauren Cohan, Danai Gurira, Chandler Riggs, Melissa Suzanne McBride, Chad Coleman, Sonequa Martin-Green, Lawrence Gilliard, Jr., Michael Cudlitz, Emily Kinney, Alanna Masterson, Christian Serratos, Josh McDermitt and Andrew J. West.
The Walking Dead Season 6 returns to AMC Sunday, October 11th 9/8c. Fans will also get a much different take on the zombie apocalypse with the new spinoff series Fear the Walking Dead, which debuts Sunday, April 23 at 9 PM ET on AMC. While we wait for new details for this spinoff and the new Walking Dead season, check out the limited edition artwork below.
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