The [adult swim] TV series “Rick and Morty: Season 5“ is officially coming to Blu-ray Disc on December 7th via Warner Bros. Home Video. The show, created by Justin Roiland & Dan Harmon, features the voices of Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer, Sarah Chalke, Kari Wahlgren, and Tom Kenny.
The tech specs for the Blu-ray release of Season 5 include a 1080p HD video presentation in the 1.78:1 aspect ratio and DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless surround sound. You can now find the Blu-ray available for preorder over at Amazon. It’s also worth noting that there will be a Blu-ray SteelBook (pictured below) available on the same day [12/7] which is also available now for preorder over at Amazon and should be at other retailers as well. Both Blu-ray releases will come with a digital code (copy) of the fifth season of the show.
The bonus materials set to be included with this release of the fifth season of the show are listed below.
- “Fighting Gravity”: The Making of Season 5 (Exclusive to Set): In this deep dive discussion, co-creator Dan Harmon and the crew reflect on the challenges of completing this season in the middle of a pandemic and the creative process behind the story’s biggest revelations.
- “Inside the Episode”: For every episode from Season 5
- B-Story Generator Vol. 1: Co-creator Dan Harmon and writer Rob Schrab reach into their box of random ideas to conjure up hilarious side stories.
- B-Story Generator Vol. 2: Co-creator Dan Harmon and writer Rob Schrab return to brainstorm even more ludicrous side stories.
- Backgrounds: The show’s artists give us a jaw-dropping look at the amazingly detailed environments packed into every episode.
- Animation and Compositing: Crafting the show’s visuals is a complex process and the crew is here to show us why.
- Coloring Rick and Morty: Get an in-depth look at how the crew uses vibrant color to create fantastic alien worlds.
- Directing ‘Mortyplicity’: An inside look at the evolution of this ambitious and action-packed episode, from initial storyboards to final product.
- Directing ‘Rickmurai Jack’: A behind the scenes look at one visualization of one of the most ambitious episodes in the series’ history.
- Season 5 Hype: Dan Harmon and the writers give you a taste of what’s in store for Rick and Morty’s wildest season yet.
Further below, after the break, you’ll find the full announcement regarding the home video release of this season of the show.