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Kung-Fu Panda 2 Blu-ray coming next week

Kung-Fu Panda 2 Blu-ray coming next week

When I first reported on Kung-Fu Panda 2 coming to Blu-ray way back in July, there were only a handful of pre-order hints about the disc lingering around the fringes of the internets. Well, now that we’re just over a week away from its official release on October 13th I thought I’d post the full feature list, found below and the nifty, detailed trailer above. I’ve got the disc in hand and will have a full review for you early next week. I’m really looking forward to diving into it.

Kung Fu Panda 2 / Secrets of the Masters (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo + Digital Copy) (2011)

KUNG-FU PANDA 2
(December 13, 2011 – MSRP $49.99)
Video: 2.39:1 1080p
Audio: Dolby TrueHD 7.1

SPECIAL FEATURES:

  • An episode of Nickeleodeon’s Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness television series
  • Kickin’ It with the Cast featurette which highlights old and new cast members
  • Three deleted scenes, hosted by director Jennifer Yuh Nelson
  • Filmmakers’ commentary with director Jennifer Yuh Nelson, producer Melissa Cobb, production designer Raymond Zibach, and supervising animator, kung fu choreographer, and story artist Rodolphe Guenoden
  • World of DreamWorks Animation promos
  • Previews
  • Sneak peek at DreamWorks Animation’s How To Train Your Dragon Arena Spectacular
  • Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters feature
  • Panda Stories featurette on the animals that inspired Kung Fu Panda 1 & 2
  • Kung Fu Shuffle featurette where Master Shifu teaches an update of the classic shell game
  • Ni Hao—Learn Chinese featurette
  • Two Kung Fu Panda World memberships
  • Blu-ray Exclusives
    • Animation Inspiration featurette on the real locations that influenced the film
    • The Animators’ Corner featurette with the film’s creators, animators, and cast and crew offering commentary on Kung Fu Panda 2‘s development
    • Pop-up trivia track

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[VIDEO] Kung Fu Panda 2 Blu-ray trailer

[VIDEO] Kung Fu Panda 2 Blu-ray trailer

Yeah, I know, the video embed above says “DVD Trailer” on it but you know the drill. Not unlike an evil, duplicitous ninja, this trailer serves two masters – advertising both the standard and the high-def disc releases of Kung Fu Panda 2, both apparently due out in October. While the discs haven’t been officially announced by the studio as yet, there’s actually a lot of info kicking around on the Blu-ray disc combo pack. The details below are from the Amazon listing. Expect the official details to be revealed soon-ish!

Kung Fu Panda 2 (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo + Digital Copy) (2011)

KUNG FU PANDA 2
(October 11, 2011 – MSRP $49.99)
Video: TBA 1080p
Audio: TBA

SPECIAL FEATURES:

Disc One

  • Kung Fu Panda 2 movie
  • Sneak peek episode of the upcoming Nickelodeon TV series “Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness
  • Filmmakers’ Commentary
  • Meet the Cast
  • World of DreamWorks Animation

Disc Two

  • An all-new Po adventure, Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Masters. In this all-new adventure, Po and the Furious Five uncover the legend of three of kung fu’s greatest heroes: Master Thundering Rhino, Master Storming Ox, and Master Croc
  • Panda Stories: Inside the World of the Giant Panda
  • Kung Fu Shuffle
  • Nǐ Hǎo
  • Fortune Telling
  • Create 3D Characters and Masks

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