Grab the children and run for the hills as Fox Home Entertainment has announced the Vikings Season 2 Blu-ray and DVD release date is set for October 7.
History’s Vikings, an original series, has been a success story for the cable network. The show centers around family man viking Ragnar (Travis Fimmel) and his thirst to explore and conquer new lands. The series averaged over 3 million viewings in its 10/9c time slot on Thursday nights and has already been renewed for Season 3.
The Blu-ray edition of Vikings Season 2 will include all 10 episodes in their unrated form. A total of 16 hours worth of content is exclusive to Blu-ray including alternate and extended scenes.
Vikings Season 2 Blu-ray exclusive extras
- 10 Unrated episodes that include extended and alternate scenes
- The Viking Sagas – An Interactive Archival Exploration of the Viking Sagas. Use the BD remote to select an icon within the Sagas to hear a detailed deconstruction told by Viking historians.
- A Warrior Society: Rites of Passage – Viking Historians unravel more fascinating mysteries of the Viking culture delving deeper into their rich history revealing the real world practices of the Viking people. Topics for exploration include: Viking Birthing Rituals, the significance of a young man receiving an armring, and the preparation undertaken before a young man or shieldmaiden’s first battle.
- My Family, My Enemy – Creator Michael Hirst details the story arcs of season two and how compelling stories from history influenced the script, with further insights from the cast members and their roles in this season.
- Imagining and Executing Climactic Battles – A behind the scenes exploration into every aspect of planning and execution of the key battle sequences, before intricately deconstructing every stage of preparation for the climactic VIKING battles in season 2.
- Audio Commentary on “Blood Eagle” featuring Michael Hirst and Gustaf Skarsgard (EXTENDED)
- Audio Commentary on “The Lord’s Prayer” featuring Michael Hirst and Gustaf Skarsgard (EXTENDED)
Blu-ray and DVD shared extras
- My Family, My Enemy
- A Warrior Society: Rites of Passage
- Imagining and Executing Climactic Battles
View the Vikings Season 2 Blu-ray cover art below.