FROM THE CREATORS OF RED VS. BLUE,
“ROOSTER TEETH BEST OF SHORTS AND ANIMATED ADVENTURES”
RELEASES JULY 16 ON DIGITAL DOWNLOAD AND DVD
Available for the First Time in a 2-Disc DVD Set
July 12, 2013 – New York, New York – The team from Rooster Teeth is ready for action, and they’re putting their very best assets on display. On July 16, Cinedigm’s Flatiron Film Company will release ROOSTER TEETH: BEST OF SHORTS AND ANIMATED ADVENTURES on digital download and DVD. Both web series will be available in a 2-disc DVD set for the first time ever!
Best of Rooster Teeth Shorts is a RT staff and fan favorite collection of short films from the live-action sketch comedy series. The disc includes an uninhibited look at the rise and fall of Rooster Teeth Shorts. With dozens of fan favorite Shorts lovingly grabbed by the Rooster Teeth community, and over 30 minutes of raw, unexposed material, the Shorts are full of Rooster Teeth’s nuttiest bits.
The DVD set also includes Best of Rooster Teeth Animated Adventures. The team has taken their favorite Animated Adventures (the animated shenanigans of the RT staff with audio taken from the Rooster Teeth podcast) and put them all together in the funniest, derpiest, electric-fenciest DVD known to man.
Bonus material on the DVDs includes: The Kinda True Story of Rooster Teeth Shorts; Bonus Shorts; Behind-the-scenes Stories from the Animated Adventures; 3D Animated Adventures; Animated Adventures Production Time Lapse; Outtakes and Rooster Teeth Trailers for upcoming shows.
BEST OF ROOSTER TEETH SHORTS is produced by Burnie Burns, Chris Demarais, Brandon Farmahini, Matt Hullum and Kathleen Zuelch; written by Burnie Burns, Chris Demarais, Brandon Farmahini, Joel Heyman, Matt Hullum and Marshall Rimmer; edited by Chris Demarais, Brandon Farmahini, Matt Hullum, Marshall Rimmer, Nathan Zellner. Starring Burnie Burns, Chris Demarais, Brandon Farmahini, Gavin Free, Joel Heyman, Matt Hullum, Jack Pattillo, Geoff Ramsey, Marshall Rimmer, Gus Sorola and Nathan Zellner.
BEST OF ROOSTER TEETH ANIMATED ADVENTURES is produced by Burnie Burns, Jordan Cwierz, Chris Demarais, Brandon Farmahini, Gus Sorola, Matt Hullum and Kathleen Zuelch; animation by Jordan Cwierz; additional content edited by Kevin Riney, Kyle Taylor and Lindsay Tuggey. Starring Burnie Burns, Jordan Cwierz, Gavin Free, Joel Heyman, Matt Hullum, Michael Jones, Geoff Ramsay and Gus Sorola.
Pricing: $19.95 US; $22.95 CAN
Runtime: 3h 53m + Extras
Catalog #: NNVG292761
Audio Format: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
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About Rooster Teeth
Rooster Teeth is a creative production studio responsible for award-winning online videos such as Red vs. Blue, the longest running web series in history; the reality gamer series The Gauntlet; comedy series Rooster Teeth Shorts; the upcoming animated series RWBY; and Immersion, a show that tests video game concepts in the real world. Rooster Teeth founded and operates the gaming website AchievementHunter.com and produces the award-winning Rooster Teeth Podcast, voted Best Gaming Podcast at the 2012 Podcast Awards. With a dedicated worldwide fan community, Rooster Teeth created RTX (Rooster Teeth Expo), an annual gaming and Internet convention held in Austin, TX which attracts thousands of gamers, online video fans, and Rooster Teeth community members from around the world. The Rooster Teeth YouTube channel became the 8th most viewed YouTube channel in the world (non-music) in 2012, now with over 5 million YouTube subscribers and 2.2 billion views, and the Rooster Teeth website has 5 million unique monthly visitors with 1.4 million registered community members. Rooster Teeth has won multiple awards, including 2011 and 2012 Best Animated Series (Red vs. Blue) from the IAWTV, and has been featured by hundreds of major publications and networks including MTV, G4, The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone Magazine, Wired Magazine, and many more.
For more information, please contact:
Jill Calcaterra; 424.281.5417
For Rooster Teeth media inquiries, please contact:
Brad Johnson; 972-898-7528