Voltron – The Final Battle is coming to DVD

November 1st marks the date of an epic 8 episode feature for Voltron. Classic Media plans to launch this remastered DVD with some of the most epic battles in the history of Season 1. The Omega Comet, Dark Doom Castle and more all await eager Voltron fans!

For those collecting the entire series in box set form, this might not be as amazing of a find, for casual collectors using Netflix though, this brings out some of the more epic battles in the shows history.

Details:

MSRP: $12.99
Features:

  • Top 5 new powers of Voltron Force – The biggest and baddest new features of Nicktoons’ new series Voltron Force
  • Blazing Sword Voltron – Meet the newest, coolest Voltron collector’s figure ever
Order it: Amazon | Buy.com | Walmart | Best Buy
We’ll try to get more information out of Classic Media on this one, hopefully we might even be able to give some DVD impressions. Keep an eye out for more!
Update: Listed retailers now taking orders

Netflix on the 360 update

So as we reported before the Netflix 360 update goes live today. You can finally add to your instant view queue from your 360! Although it should be noted you cannot search specific titles but you can browse.

Also if you are hawk-eyed while doing your update, you will notice this message:

“This exclusive partnership offers you the ability to instantly stream movies and TV episodes from Netflix to the television via Xbox 360. Xbox 360 will be the only game console to offer this movie-watching experience, available to Xbox LIVE Gold members who are also Netflix unlimited plan subscribers, at no additional cost.”

Netflix xbox exclusivity! Fan boys rejoice/flame/cry!

Netflix xbox 360 update!

As some of you may know by now, I am having a love affair with NetFlix in general but I am smitten with it on the 360 in particular. So I am very pleased with the news about the next 360 update.

On Aug 11th, the update allows you to videos to your instant view queue from your 360. No more running to a PC to update your queue! As if that wasn’t enough, you can now watch your movies and shows with others over Xbox Live! marry me NetFlix!

Also with the update is the new Avatar marketplace functionality. There should be plenty of variety available to customize your mii…I mean, Xbox Live avatars.

The new game on demand feature will go live as well. There will be 30+ titles at launch and will include some heavy hitters like Mass Effect and BioShock.