Today marks the release of Marvel Entertainment and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment‘s Madhouse produced animated film, Iron Man: Rise of Technovore on DVD and Blu-Ray.
The official synopsis reads:
Billionaire Tony Stark, in his Iron Man armor, prevents an attack from a mysterious new foe, but innocent bystanders are killed, including his best friend War Machine, Lt. Colonel James Rhodes. Detained for questioning by S.H.I.E.L.D., Iron Man escapes, determined to find the mastermind behind the attack. Pursued by Black Widow and Hawkeye, Iron Man enlists the help of the ruthless vigilante The Punisher. But can the Armored Avenger handle what he finds when he catches the person responsible and is forced to face his deadliest weapon, a biotechnology called Technovore that could wipe out all life on the planet?
Iron Man: Rise of Technovore is directed by Hiroshi Hamasaki (Paranoid Agent, Highlander) and written by Brandon Auman (The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, Iron Man: Armored Adventures). The on-disc extras are as follows:
Blu-Ray Exclusive Bonus Features
- Conceptual Art Gallery
Blu-Ray and DVD Bonus Featuress
- Two Featurettes
- “Tale of Technovore”
- “S.H.I.E.L.D.: Protecting the Marvel Universe”’
Check out the 3rd and latest trailer for Iron Man: Rise of Technovore below (you may recognise Norman Reedus of The Walking Dead fame as The Punisher!). We’ve also included a gallery of promotional imagery as well as a few pieces of hand-drawn concept art.