The Vampire Diaries Season 3 release date has been officially announced for August 28, 2012 for both DVD and Blu-Ray. The DVD will contain 5 discs with all the season 3 episodes and a bunch of bonus content. The MSRP will be $59.98 for the DVD set. While the Blu-Ray version will contain 9 disc combo type pack. It will contain the Blu-Rays, DVDs, and the UltraViolet digital downloads of all the season 3 episodes. The Blu-Ray combo will have a MSRP of $69.96 and will contain the same bonus features as the DVD release.
The above pics will give you an idea of what the sets will look like. Now onto a list of the bonus features for both sets:
- Pages of the Wolf: 3 Featurettes – The Myth & The Mystery(Werewolf Lore), Building the Beasts (Working with Actual and Mechanical Wolves) and Howling at the Moon (Michael Trevino’s Transformative Makeup Process)
- Her Own Worst Enemy..Elena, Catherine and Nina!: Nina Dobrev Rises to the Challenge of Playing Two Roles
- The Perfect Love Triangle: Vampires, Werewolves, Witches: Setting the Record Straight on Who’s Nibbling on Whom for the First Two Seasons
- Unaired Scenes
- Audio Commentary on “Masquerade” With Executive Producers Kevin Williamson & Julie Plec
- Second Bite (Gag Reel)