» [CONTEST] Australian & New Zealand DVD Giveaway

Thanks to the Australian distributor Madman Entertainment, we’ve been graciously gifted four copies of the Season Two Collector’s Boxset and four copies of the Season 2 Volume 2 DVDs to be given away to four lucky Aussies and Kiwis.

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Want to win? It’s easy! All you need to do is comment on this post with your suggestion to the following question, and you’ll be entered in to a random drawing to have a DVD prizepack shipped right to your door, provided you live in either Australia or New Zealand. The question is:

Name an item that could be in Pinkie Pie’s Party Bag.

The contest ends at 11:59pm Australian Eastern Standard Time on Sunday September 15, 2013!

Before you comment, here are some quick rules: Employees of Madman Entertainment are not allowed to enter, and neither are Round Stable staff members. International (that is, outside of Australia or New Zealand) entries are sadly not allowed. Do not enter multiple times, or you will be disqualified. Any entry that does not answer the question will also be disqualified. You must provide a valid email address so that we can contact you.

Prizepack contains: x1 Collector’s Boxset including Season 2 Vol 1 DVD, 5 holiday themed Pony Postcards & x1 Season 2 Vol 2 DVD.

Winners will be announced on the website or you can follow us on twitter (@TheRoundStable) for the results. 

» Season 2, Volume 1 & Season 1 Boxset DVDs Released In Australia

Australian distributor Madman Entertainment have released the the first volume of Friendship Is Magic season 2 on DVD titled The Return of Harmony. The disk includes the first five episodes of the second season with the remainder of the season to be split up in four additional volumes. You can also purchase the Collector’s Edition Box, which comes with Volume 1 plus some extra goodies inside a sturdy cardboard case to house the entire season.

In addition to Season 2 Vol. 1, Madman have re-packaged the five volumes of Season 1 into a Boxset. All DVDs are in region 4, PAL format with 2.0 stereo and 5.1 Dolby surround sound.

Season 2, Volume 2 – Parties & Pets will be released on July 3rd. 

» Season 2 Australian DVDs Dated, Season 1 Boxset

The second season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic is about to see it’s Australian release on DVD starting this June thanks to Madman Entertainment. The season will once again be split into five volumes each containing five episodes (except Volume one, which has six) in chronological airing order. As with the first season release, each disk will be in region 4 PAL format with Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround and Stereo sound.

Volume 1, The Return of Harmony is up for pre-order now and will be hitting shelves on the 19th of June while Volume 2, Parties & Pets will be released July 3rd.

In addition you can now pre-order a limited Collector’s Edition box which comes with Volume 1 and some pony postcard designs (no Toy this time, although this has a lower pricepoint compared to the Season One Collector’s Box)

Madman have also bundled up all the Season One volumes into a single boxset, which will be available in store from June 19th or up for pre-order now. 

[Source: Madman Entertainment]

» SHOUT! Factory Princess Twilight Sparkle DVD Now Available

Princess Twilight Sparkle DVD

The latest five episode compilation DVD from SHOUT! Factory is now available, themed after everyone’s favorite nerd turned royalty, Twilight Sparkle.

The DVD includes the following Twilight focused episodes:

  • Games Ponies Play
  • Magical Mystery Cure
  • MMMystery on the Friendship Express
  • Magic Duel
  • Lesson Zero

You can procure it from Amazon

[Source: My Little Pony on Facebook]

» Friendship is Magic Season 2 Region 1 DVD Announced

Friendship is Magic Season 2 Region 1 DVD


Good news for those who like to own their pony episodes on physical media: the season 2 collection DVD for region one (NTSC) will be available Real Soon Now™.

The DVD is scheduled for release on May 14, and will contain all 26 episodes of season two of Friendship is Magic. Bonus materials include a live table reading and a high quality recording of the 2012 San Diego Comic Con ponies panel. As well are the usual singalongs and coloring pages, though we do not know if those have changed over last time.

You can preorder the set on Amazon

[Source: Shout! Factory on Twitter]

» Australian Season 2 DVD Vol. 1 & Collectors Box June 19

Starting this June Madman Entertainment will be releasing season two on DVD in Australia and New Zealand. My Little Pony Season Two Volume 1: The Return of Harmony will go on sale the 19th of June, pre-orders from Madmans webstore will be available before it’s release.

The season will be split into five volumes, each containing five episodes of the show in chronological order. Each DVD will be in PAL format with 2.0 Stereo and 5.1 Dolby Surround as Audio.

In addition there will be a full boxset for season 1 release and a limited edition Collectors Box for season two (pictured above), which will include more Pony Postcards and Volume 1, it won’t include a brush-able toy this time but as a compromise it’ll come at a lower price. Click here to read our review of the season one Collectors Box from Madman. 

[Source: Hugh Davies, Product Manager Madman Entertainment]

» Princess Twilight Sparkle DVD & German Season 1 Blu-ray

Another episode compilation disk from ShoutFactory has been revealed, this time based around Twilight Sparkle while the (region free) German season 1 Blu-ray set with English and German audio tracks has some new information.

Read below to get the scoop regarding each release.


» Bronies: The Documentry & Extra Content Blu-ray Release

Bronies: The Documentary is now available on DVD and Blu-ray, not only is the base movie which has been on sale digitally since last month out on blu-ray but the extended interviews with Lauren Faust, Tara Strong and John DeLancie are being sold on a separate disk with three hours of content.

While the main documentary may or may not be your cup of tea, the extended interview with Lauren Faust looks like it will contain a lot of insights to the initial creation of the show and might be worth the price alone.

To see a glimpse of those interviews check out the new trailer. 

[Source: via The Daily Oat]

» New SHOUT! Factory DVD “Pinkie Pie Party” due January 29

SHOUT! Factory, the US distributor of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic DVDs, has announced another volume in their compilation disc series. According to Equestria Daily, the next compilation volume DVD set contains episodes themed around everyone’s favorite pink party pony, and it’s due for release very soon on January  29. The DVD will include the following episodes:

Feeling Pinkie Keen
Party of One
Baby Cakes
A Friend In Deed
Too Many Pinkie Pies

The single disc will be a Wal-Mart Exclusive with an MSRP of $14.97. 

[Source: Equestria Daily]

» Friendship is Magic Season One DVD Box Set Review

On December 4, the first region one complete season set of My Little Pony: Frinedship is Magic bowed in the United States. This long-awaited release from SHOUT! Factory is the first time US residents can purchase all of the season one episodes in a physical format. Read more to find out if you should pick it up.