After a much-needed break, forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and FBI Special Agent Seeley Booth (David Boreanaz) return to the Jeffersonian Institute, along with their team of investigative "squints," for another darkly humorous season of murder, mystery, controversy and chemistry. In addition to a vast array of personal crises, ranging from Angela's secret pregnancy to Booth's new relationship with a beautiful reporter, the team tackles a complex caseload of gruesome crimes that includes facing a murderous Chupacabra, a trip to the Jersey Shore, the final return of the Gravedigger, and a vigilante sniper with a deadly link to Booth's past.
A month ago, just ahead of the 2011 San Diego Comic Con, we passed along word
from our old pal Michael Ausiello that a Bones
poster intended for the annual event showed that DVDs and Blu-rays of the sixth season were planned by Fox to release on October 4th. Today, however, the folks at Fox Home Entertainment announced their finalized plans to retailers for Bones - Season 6
, and the actual street date turns out to be a week later, on October 11th
Clocking in at a bit over 1000 minutes, the 6-disc DVD set will cost $59.98 SRP in the USA and CA$69.98 SRP in Canada, with anamorphic widescreen video, English 5.1 Dolby Digital audio and subtitles in English, French and Spanish. The 4-disc Blu-ray version will clock in at $69.99 SRP in the USA and CA$79.99 SRP in Canada, with high-def widescreen video and English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, plus the English, French and Spanish subtitles. The DVD can be pre-ordered at a discount from Amazon.com, using the button link below (just over the package art for each version).
Extras include Commentary on "The Doctor in the Photo" and "The Blackout in the Blizzard," a Featurette called "Breaking Down: The Blackout in the Blizzard," Extended Episodes for "The Daredevil in the Mold" and "The Bikini in the Soup," a Gag Reel, a Featurette about The Visual Effects of Bones
, and the pilot episode for the new series The Killing