With Season 9 of the hit CW television series “Supernatural” coming October 8, fans now have a chance to relive the previous season with the Season 8 boxset of “Supernatural” starting today. Available on DVD and Blu-Ray, the complete eighth season of “Supernatural” features all 23 episodes of that season as well as various bonuses for the “Supernatural” fans.
The eighth season of the “Supernatural” DVD has Dean Winchester escape from Purgatory with the help of a vampire named Benny. Dean reunites with his brother Sam, who had gotten used to a year without Dean and hunting the various paranormal activity that “Supernatural” is known for. But things return to status quo as Benny isn't all that he's cracked up to be and the Winchester brothers need to settle some old scores while sealing the Gates to Hell forever.
Special features in the DVD and Blu-Ray include a look into the storytelling and production techniques used to create the “found footage” episode, a tribute to the angel Castiel, a look into how searches for history's mysterious relics have inspired the eighth season of “Supernatural,” producer commentaries, deleted scenes, and a gag reel. The Blu-Ray version will have all episodes available as UltraViolet digital copies. This is a total of about 4 hours of bonus features. Sorry, DVD fans. The DVD set for the eighth season of “Supernatural” has an SRP of $59.98 in 6 DVDs. The Blu-Ray has an SRP of $69.97 and comes in four Blu-Ray discs.
After all the trials and tribulations that the Winchesters have gone through, what are you looking forward to in Season 9 of “Supernatural?”