Heroes DVD dated

Fans of Heroes are looking toward the season finale of the show with both anticipation and trepidation. On the plus side, the show will likely answer the question that has plagued viewers since the pilot aired last September: "Will the 'Heroes' be able to save New York City?"

On the negative side, it means no more new episodes until the fall as the series takes a break. However, Heroes fans won't have to spend the summer sewing up a new cape and matching tights, blogging about conspiracy theories, and trying to bend spoons with one's mind to get their fix.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment today announced that the first season of Heroes will be released on DVD and HD-DVD on August 28, as previously leaked. The seven-disc set will feature all 23 episodes from the first season, as well as a wealth of extras.

The most prized extra is the unaired 73-minute version of the pilot episode, which features a never-before-seen character. Also included is the obligatory "making of" featurette, specials on the show's special effects, score, and stunts, a profile of Tim Sale and his comic book-style art, a minigame to test viewers' mind-reading abilities, and 50 deleted and extended scenes.

Heroes: Season 1 will retail for $59.99.

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Jun 29, 2007
ooooohyeah I can't wait gonna sit and watch it all the way through
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Jun 06, 2007
Blimey, that sounds good!!! :)



I bet the UK version won't get the same extras, though, 'cos we've been cheated on the extras front before! :(



I wish I didn't have to wait till the autumn to see this fab-sounding show - I haven't got cable TV, so I've been unable to see it! :(



I'm a complete wuss, hence the fact that I haven't downloaded any of the episodes, though & I only have 8 hours of time to use on the internet at my local library each week! :)



Plus I don't have the patience for long download times!!! :D



That longer version of the pilot does sound good, though - who else has done that on a DVD release?! :)
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May 29, 2007
cant wait for that!! woo hoo!
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May 29, 2007
Heroes on dvd this August 28th with all those

extras and bluppers. I can't wait
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May 28, 2007
I am so glad the Heroes first season DVD is coming out. This is because I just started getting into the show and I need to catch up before season two starts.
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May 28, 2007
As someone may or may not have said, since Heroes is a Universal property, it's gonna stay HD-DVD only as long as Universal decides to stay that way, too.

Sadly, there's really nothing else that can be done about it.
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May 27, 2007
is no tbadd but it contains erotic content
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May 27, 2007
I wonder if the soundtrack is going to come out for this season, or in a couple of seasons?
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May 27, 2007
Does that include the region 2 PAL DVD? If it does, I am so buying. If it doesn't, I'm not going to wait for it.
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May 25, 2007
With all the ps3's in the world they really couldn't make a Blu-ray version? Lazy, cheap b*****ds. I cleaned it up as much as I could
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May 24, 2007
Great, Im gonna buy it, though I must say I still love lost more lol, i still need to find out when season 3 comes out on dvd?=>
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May 24, 2007
Maybe i'll buy. But i still think that they more action =/
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May 23, 2007
Sorry to all the blu ray guys, u did a wrong decition >)
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May 23, 2007
Don't think I'm gonna get it. "Heroes" is still in that "Only watching once" phase for me... maybe in a year or two.
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May 23, 2007
finaly!!!!! i love these serie :):):)
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May 23, 2007
i will surely buy this. Pre-Oredering!
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May 22, 2007
Just a note prices are as follows.
DVD = $59.98
HD-DVD = $99.98
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May 22, 2007
Heroes on dvd this August 28th with all those

extras.................sign me up.........

I'll be the first one in line ..........

can't wait............



theancientone
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May 22, 2007
it needs to be on blue ray so i can enjoy it on my ps3. i will be at walmart when i buy this monday night . i cant wait!
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May 22, 2007
oooooo yea i am going to buy it and i will be the 1 to have it i love heroes lololololol
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May 22, 2007
Do you guys watch episodes more than once? Can you? With me, since I know what's going to happen, seeing it again isn't as good as seeing it the first time
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May 22, 2007
And you know, this is actually a pretty shrewd decision. HD-DVD player prices are dropping right now, with a sub-$300 player rumoured to be out in the summer. And Toshiba's also vowing to rebate $100 for any HD-DVD player you buy for a little while, it just makes things that much easier to pick one up.



I was on the fence about it, but if the player's just gonna be around 200 to 300, why not? And it's Heroes!
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May 22, 2007
What the hell? No Blu-ray. I'm gonna get screwed because I don't own an hd dvd player?
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May 22, 2007
That is great my friends! Thanks for the news!
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May 21, 2007
The precious shall be mine?????? lol
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May 21, 2007
Wow nice hd-dvd as well, 59.99 thats like what 69.99 CND I always thought they would make it like 100 bucks. Now if only 24 and Prison Break would be in hd-dvd my life would be complete.
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May 21, 2007
I am absolutely getting this.
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May 21, 2007
60 bucks is too much for me as of now..
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May 21, 2007
oooooohhhhh...won't buy it
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May 21, 2007
sounds good
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May 21, 2007
YAY I want to get HEROES DVD later this year (before the date of August!!) I never seen 73 minutes for "HEROES" pliot episode !
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May 21, 2007
best reason I've had to go HD-DVD
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May 21, 2007
can't wait to see that pilot ep!!!!!
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May 21, 2007
I wonder how long it will be before the DVDs come out over here?
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May 21, 2007
They had better include the online comic books on the dvd. They fill in the blanks between the episodes. It would be a great disappointment uf they wern't included. On the brighter side that unaired pilot is going to be sweet.
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May 21, 2007
"spend the spoon"

Who takes spoons?
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May 20, 2007
Time to get an HD-DVD player! I'll be buying this for sure!
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May 20, 2007
how can i go a whole summer w/out heroes??? *sniffle sniffle* at least i'll have the dvds to keep me (relatively) sane.
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May 20, 2007
Excellent news! I'm marking my calendar to purchase this set to share with my friends who missed everything.
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May 20, 2007
Awesome dude.
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May 20, 2007
I just fixed the part about "50 deleted and extended seasons." We meant to say "100 deleted and extended seasons!" We traveled ahead in time and got hold of those extras for the dvd. Not really but thanks for pointing out the error.
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May 20, 2007
sold
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May 20, 2007
A 'woohoo!' is what you shall hear from me. But I don't know whether I'll have an HD player by that time. Oh the choice!
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May 20, 2007
I cannot wait!!!
73 min extended pilot, nice....
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May 20, 2007
Now thats sweet music to my ears
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May 20, 2007
signed!
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May 20, 2007
YAY! HEROES DVDS!



I wonder when they're going to be released here in Australia?... I guess I'd have to buy from e-Bay if they don't get released at round about the same time.
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May 20, 2007
Gotta love it. When are the pre-release sale orders gonna be taken?
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May 20, 2007
HD DVD - BABY !!!!!!!!!!
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May 20, 2007
WOOT WOOT WOOT WOOT
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