.The Japanese get all the awesome, don't they? Continuing their boutique home video domination, Sony Pictures has just released a limited edition Blu-ray/DVD Collector's Box of Resident Evil: Afterlife with exclusive Executioner Majini action figure this past Wednesday in Japan.
The Blu-ray's extras appear to mirror Sony's U.S. 2D/3D Blu-ray bow next Tuesday including Paul W.S. Anderson commentary, Undead Vision: Picture-in-Picture, deleted and extended scenes, outtakes, Back Under the Umbrella: Directing Afterlife, Band of Survivors: Casting Afterlife, Undead Dimension: Resident Evil in 3D, Fighting Back: The Action of Afterlife, Vision of the Apocalypse: The Design of Afterlife, New Blood: The Undead of Afterlife, Pwning the Undead: Gamers of the Afterlife, PS3 wallpaper theme, and movieIQ+sync. Tech specs include a 1080p MPEG-4 AVC-encoded transfer and lossless DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1.
The Japanese limited set includes the 2D Blu-ray and DVD editions of the newest entry, Executioner Majini figure, photography booklet, and postcard set. Retail is ¥9,800 (or roughly $120). Limited to 5,000 pieces. Also exclusive to the country is a Blu-ray "Quadrilogy" set including the first three in series and the 3D Blu-ray of Afterlife for ¥10,800 ($130).