In what I personally think a very savvy marketing move, I learned today that Target will be exclusively selling a DVD of the first five episodes of Once Upon a Time
starting 2/14/12! Here's the release info from ABC
Immerse yourself in the mystery of Storybrooke—a sleepy little town where every fairy-tale character you’ve ever known is frozen in time and trapped between two worlds, all victims of an evil curse. Discover the first five thrilling episodes of ABC’s new hit series that has captivated audiences and critics alike with its unforgettable characters and its tangled web of romance, action and enchantment.
Includes an enchanting orchestral suite by award-winning composer Mark Isham!
Also includes a coupon for $5.00 Off Once Upon A Time: The Complete First Season on DVD and Blu-ray – Coming Fall 2012
Available On DVD Tuesday, February 14 – Only At Target
Click here to order your copy today.
(At the time of this post, the price is listed at $9.99.)
I'll be curious to see how this sells. Personally, I'd be more likely to wait for the entire series to be released and purchase it then. Great post! Thanks for the heads up.
@Juju - Me too. Hopefully the price point will intrigue a lot of shoppers to pick up the disc & try out the show! (And I suspect I'll be one of them, ha!)
Interesting idea. I think I'll pass though. =)
@Charity - Yay willpower! ;)
As tempted as I will be to try this one (I did watch the last thirty-some minutes of one episode a couple of weeks ago), I think I'll wait for the entire set as opposed to paying ten bucks for 5 episodes and then paying double for those five plus the other additional shows.
I do like the idea of five dollars off though... ;D
@Rissi - I'm really hoping it brings more fans to the show. It is cheaper than iTunes per episode after all (last check they were $2.99/ep). Plus it'll give me something to watch over the summer. ;)
On occasion, I have been known to muster willpower. It never seems to last very long. ;)
@Charity - Story of my life, ha! ;)
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