Resident Evil: Damnation dated for Blu-ray, DVD

CG flick Resident Evil: Damnation will be released on Blu-ray and DVD in the U.S. on September 25, 2012, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced.

The film marks the second DTV animated entry in the Resident Evil franchise, following on from Resident Evil: Degeneration. Damnation stars Leon S. Kennedy as he battles an army of Bio-Organic Weapons (B.O.W.s) in Eastern Europe in an attempt to uncover the truth behind the outbreak.

The movie also features appearances by Ada Wong and Ingrid Hunnigan, who both appeared in Resident Evil 4 and will also feature in this year’s Resident Evil 6.

Damnation’s Blu-ray debut will be presented in lush 1080p and mixed in 5.1 Dolby TrueHD, while the DVD version features anamorphic widescreen with 5.1 Dolby Digital audio.

In terms of extras, fans can expect a Behind-the-Scenes featurette, Las Plagas: Organisms of War featurette, Gag Reel, UltraViolent Digital Copy and Conceptual Art Gallery, the latte which is exclusive to the Blu-ray release.

Resident Evil: Damnation will retail for $30.99 on Blu-ray and $26.99 on DVD. No word yet on a European date, but we’ll keep you posted.

Stay tuned.