From dating dilemmas to career conundrums, the recently engaged Ted and his feisty friends find themselves at the crossroads of young adult life. While newlyweds Marshall and Lily contemplate parenthood, single gal Robin explores the advantages of having "friends with benefits." Meanwhile, the irrepressible, opinionated Barney continues his hilariously dogged pursuit of the fairer sex. As for Ted, his Miss Right is out there, but amid bar brawls, blizzards, and buck-naked strangers, how will he ever find her?
Back at the beginning of April, we tipped you off
that Fox's not-yet-announced home video releases of How I Met Your Mother - The Legendary Season 4
was up for pre-order at Amazon. And the big e-tailer wasn't just locking in advance orders for the DVD version
, either; they also had a listing for a high-def Blu-ray version
as well. Still, we didn't know the release dates of either one.
Until today, that is! Fox Home Entertainment has revealed to retailers (who, in turn, revealed to us) that both the DVD and BD versions of How I Met Your Mother - The Legendary Season 4
will be available to own starting September 29th
! Both include all the episodes, plus Bonus Material that includes a Recap of Season 3, Commentary Tracks, a Gag Reel, the "Barney Stinson: That Guy's Awesome" Music Video, an Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Panel Discussion titled "A Night With Your Mother," and a hidden Easter Egg.
The DVD format release is in widescreen video, English: 5.1 Dolby Surround Sound audio, and with subtitles in English, French and Spanish. Cost is $39.98 SRP in the USA, and CA$54.98 SRP in Canada. The Blu-ray Disc version comes with high-definition widescreen video, English 5.1 DTS HD Master Audio, and subtitles in English, French and Spanish. Cost is $59.99 SRP in the USA, and CA$69.99 SRP in Canada. Following we have the Blu-ray box art, followed by a slightly revised DVD package versus the one we showed previously (the change seems to be in that the plastic case will be clear, rather than black, as Fox seems to be switching to a different style of case than the thinpaks they've used for previous HIMYM