Toy Story 3 is now available for pre-order on iTunes for $14.99. Once pre-ordered, it will download automatically come November 2. The great thing about downloads is that they usually become active around midnight on the day of release, meaning Toy Story 3 will most likely be available first thing on the 2nd of November. When the download is complete, you can transfer it to between your computer (Mac and PC), and your various ‘i’ devices. (UPDATE: An HD version has also been added.)
- The film is in widescreen
- Audio is Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound
- File size is 1.44 GB
- It looks like only the standard definition Toy Story 3 is up for pre-order. iTunes often has HD versions available as well, so it may show up in the future.
You can pre-order Toy Story 3 on iTunes now.
UPDATE 2 (11/1/10): For one day only, Toy Story 3 will be discounted by $5.00 on iTunes. That means that all day Tuesday, the standard definition version will be only $9.99, while the HD version will go for $14.99! The sale begins when the clock strikes midnight later tonight.
Here is the complete list of iTunes Extras that will be included with the download:
- Day & Night – The innovative and entertaining short from the imagination of Pixar artist and Director Teddy Newton.
- Interactive Concept Art Gallery (iTunes Exclusive)
- Pixar Goes To Prison (iTunes Exclusive) – A behind-the-scenes look at the research Pixar animators did on Alcatraz.
- The Gang’s All Here – A touching look at the returning voice talent for Toy Story 3 and an introduction to the voices of the new characters.
- Toys! – A closer look at all of Toy Story 3’s beloved toys from updating the classic characters to the creation of the Sunnyside Daycare and Bonnie’s Room toys.
- Studio Stories: Where’s Gordon? – An amusing animated anecdote, where an animator finds a hidden room at Pixar.
- Buzz Lightyear Mission Logs: The Science of Adventure – Produced in conjunction with NASA, this hybrid animation documentary of Buzz’s visit to the International Space Station focuses on research in zero gravity and Buzz’s triumphant return to Earth.
UPDATE 3 (11/2/10): Toy Story 3 is now officially available for download in the U.S.