For the first time in one box set, experience the complete Red vs. Blue series in THE RECOLLECTION COLLECTION: Recovery One (Miniseries), Reconstruction (Season 6), Relocated (Miniseries), Recreation (Season 7), and the newest and latest hilarious season: Revelation (Season 8). THE RECOLLECTION COLLECTION is timed to release day-and-date TODAY with Halo: Reach, the latest installment in the 27-million-unit-selling game franchise, predicted by the industry to be the bestselling game of the year.
Machinima (how Red vs. Blue is made) is filmmaking within a real-time, 3D virtual environment, often using 3D video-game technologies. Add hilarious voice-over to officially licensed video from Halo, and youâ€™ve got Red vs. Blue. In a parody of first-person shooterÂ (FPS) games, military life, and science fiction films, the story centers on two opposing teams of soldiers fighting a civil warÂ in the middle of a desolate box canyon â€“ beginning with The Blood Gulch Chronicles, one of the funniest and most popular web series of all time.
Red vs. Blue is huge:Â 4.2 million visitors per month to roosterteeth.com (the production team), 285,000 YouTube subscribers, and DVD catalog sales surpassing 700,000 units. Red vs. Blue has approximately 250,000 Facebook fans and 20,000 followers on Twitter.
Season 8: Revelation marks the first season of Red vs. Blue to premiere on DVD and digital platforms and releases as a single title on Tuesday, September 21.
Look for the theatrical premiere of Season 8: Revelation at Fantastic Fest 2010 in Austin, Texas, on September 23 â€“ the festivalâ€™s opening-night screening and kick off for the new independent games festival, Fantastic Arcade.