To ease the anticipation between now and the premiere of season six of  AMC’s The Walking Dead, Anchor Bay Entertainment has announced the release of the series’ fifth season on Digital HD, DVD and Blu-ray Disc. Head inside for the release date announcement and more. 

Anchor Bay Entertainment announced today that the series’ fifth season will be hitting Blu-ray, Digital HD, and DVD this summer. According to the official announcement, the complete 5th season will be available for purchase on August 25, 2015.

The press release promises that: “Just like the award winning previous home entertainment releases, The Walking Dead: The Complete Fifth Season will dazzle viewers with state-of-the-art video and audio presentations.” No further word on specs or any other particulars at this juncture but rest assured that we will keep you in the loop as soon as we learn anything more regarding special features and the like from the distributor.

Based on the Robert Kirkman comic series of the same name, The Walking Dead follows a group of survivors in the wake of the zombie apocalypse. The group is led by Sheriff’s Deputy Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln). The series stars Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Chandler Riggs, and Steven Yeun