The latest season of FX’s Archer starring a super spy’s and his trusty globetrotting team is headed to home video shortly after the calendar flips to a new year. Fox Home Entertainment has confirmed the Archer Season 5 Blu-ray and DVD release date is set for January 6, 2015.
The irreverent comedy Archer showed up in the national media over the past couple months when FX announced Archer’s non-fictional organization International Secret Intelligence Service, with the unfortunate abbreviation “ISIS,” would be phased out following recent real world events and replaced with the CIA. Season 5 is the last season that will feature the agency’s original name.
Additional media attention or not, Archer provides continues to be popular for FX with no signs of slowing. Season 6 debuts this January on FX.
Archer Season 5 on Blu-ray will be presented in 1.78:1 1080p video and 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio. Here are the bonus features that will accompany all 13 of the Season 5 episodes, followed by the season’s official synopsis.
- “Midnight Blues” Music Video by Cherlene Tunt
- Cherlene Tunt Interview on Wake Up Country
- Old MacDonald Pam Poovey Had a Farm, The Musical
“Join suave super-spy Sterling Archer and his fellow covert government operatives for more irreverent adventures across the globe. With an overabundance of cocaine at their disposal, the team forms a cartel and sets out to sell the drug. As this dubious new venture speeds into hilarious motion, the team deals with addiction, Cheryl’s turn as a country singer, an FBI bust, an open marriage, Kenny Loggins, a South American dictator, and an announcement Archer couldn’t have imagined in his murkiest, tequila-influenced haze.”
Pre-order Archer Season 5 on Blu-ray or DVD at Amazon.com.