“Game of Thrones: The Complete Second Season” is hitting Blu-ray with HBO Select, DVD and digital download on February 19 and we’ve got an exclusive look at one of the many bonus features, “Inner Circle” featuring Kit Harrington (Jon Snow) dishing on his experiences shooting the series in Iceland.
According to an official press release, “The Complete Second Season” Blu-ray/DVD features:
The Blu-ray with HBO Select and DVD bonus materials included in Game of Thrones: The Complete Second Season contains extensive never-before-seen features. Highlights include a comprehensive “making of” the penultimate episode “Blackwater,” an in-depth look into the War of the Five Kings and meticulous histories and character profiles which explore the amazing production elements that went into making the second season so compelling. Content includes:
Blu-ray with HBO Select – includes all DVD features plus:
• War of the Five Kings – Track the claims, strategies and key players involved in the battle for the Iron Throne with this interactive guide that follows the movements of various armies detailing their victories and defeats.
• Histories & Lore – 19 animated histories detailing the mythology of Westeros and Essos as told from the varying perspectives of the characters themselves and featuring, in-part, illustrations from Game of Thrones storyboard artist Will Simpson.
• In-Episode Guide – In-feature resource that provides background information about on-screen characters, locations and relevant histories.
• Hidden Dragon Eggs – Find the hidden dragon eggs to uncover even more never-before-seen content.
• Creating the Battle of Blackwater Bay – See how the epic Battle of Blackwater Bay was brought to life in this exclusive, in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the climatic episode. The 30 minute feature showcases never-before-seen interviews with cast and crew.
• Game of Thrones: Inner Circle – Actors Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Michelle Fairley and Liam Cunningham talk in detail about their experiences shooting season two in this roundtable discussion moderated by executive producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.
• The Religions of Westeros – Hear author George R.R. Martin, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss discuss the competing religions in the series and how they influence the various characters in Westeros and beyond.
• Character Profiles – Profiles of seven major characters as described by the actors portraying them including Renly Baratheon, Stannis Baratheon, Robb Stark, Theon Greyjoy and more.
• Audio Commentaries – 12 commentaries with cast and crew including David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, George R.R. Martin, Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington and more.
Get “Game of Thrones: The Complete Second Season” Blu-ray with HBO Select, DVD & Digital Download February 19, 2013.