Deals for 'Blacklist,' 'NCIS'18 Aug, 2015 By: John Latchem
The hot new TV shows of the past season are starting to make their way to disc, so it's no surprise that retailer exclusives for Aug. 18 tended to focus on them.
Target offered a special "Red Edition" of both the DVD and Blu-ray versions of Sony Pictures' The Blacklist: The Complete Second Season, which came with special lenticular box art and an exclusive villains dossier.
Best Buy offered an exclusive Blu-ray edition of Paramounts' NCIS: The 12th Season, which came with two exclusive featurettes. Best Buy has the Blu-ray early, with the HD edition going wide at retail Sept. 15.
For "The Blacklist," Best Buy offered a $10 gift card with the purchase of both seasons of the show on disc.
Best Buy also continued its offer of a free $10 gift card with $50 in TV on disc purchases, or $25 with $100 in spending on the category.
Target has early availability of Warner's Peanuts Emmy Honored Collection ($19.99), which won't be widely available until Sept. 15.
Looking at the latest preorder offers, Best Buy has Jurassic World with a T-shirt and Avengers: Age of Ultron with ah steelbook case. The preorders are $19.99 each and also come with 100 My Best Buy points.