There has been a shift in the last few years, where streaming services have dramatically overtaken physical media in usage. Take one look at Netflix – the company that was famous for mail-in DVD rentals is now one of the largest producers of content in the world, due to the convenience of streaming that it popularized. Disney has taken notice and is launching its own service, Disney+, which will house films and shows that include all of its subsidiaries, including Pixar. Why then, you might ask, should you buy a physical set collecting Pixar shorts when they will inevitably end up streaming? [Read more…]
Walmart and Target have posted exclusive Toy Story 3 Blu-Ray and DVD sets that fans can begin to pre-order, and there are sure to be more coming. As Pixar Talk reported earlier today, Target will be releasing an exclusive Toy Story 3 Blu-Ray/DVD set in November. The full name for the item will be the (get ready for it) Toy Story 3: Infinity And Beyond Ultimate Collector’s Combo Pack and it will essentially be the previously announced Toy Story 3 4-Disc set (2 Blu-Ray discs, 1 DVD, 1 Digital Copy Disc), plus a Buzz Lightyear Action Figure. It is up on Target.com, where you can pre-order it for $34.99. Image after the jump.
On the same day that we received word about the November 2 Blu-Ray and DVD release of Toy Story 3, there was also news of an impending home release for the short Cars Toons that Pixar has aired on television. Now, on November 2, when you go to pick up your copy of Toy Story 3 (or have it shipped to you), you can also purchase Cars Toon: Mater’s Tall Tales. There will be two variations released: a Blu-Ray/DVD combo pack and a DVD set.
Digital Bits is reporting that one of their readers saw an in-store advertisement that listed the release date for the Toy Story 3 DVD and Blu-Ray as November 2, 2o1o. The reader snapped a photo, which you can view here. The retail store where the sign was spotted is not given, and no official details have been released by Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment or Pixar, which means this newest release date is still unconfirmed. UPDATE 1: It has now been confirmed as November 2. UPDATE 2: We now have a list of the special features. [Read more…]