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COMPETITION: Win Pitch Black (Special Edition) and Dark Fury DVDs

Compiled by: Jack Foley

Pitch Black details

IN PREPARATION for The Chronicles Of Riddick, Universal Pictures Video is releasing a fantastic special edition cut of the original chronicle of Riddick: Pitch Black.

Pitch Black Special Edition is packed with exclusive extras and is a must own for any sci-fi fan.

Released to buy on 16th August, Pitch Black Special Edition will provide the perfect introduction to the Chronicles Of Riddick as well as adding over 40 minutes of bonus material. The disc boasts many new additional features including a fantastic extra of the opening 9 minutes of The Chronicles Of Riddick, animations, an encyclopaedia, diaries and additional stories about the history of the ultimate anti-hero – Richard B. Riddick.

Pitch Black Special Edition offers a choice of two film commentaries. Track one features commentary from director David Twohy and actors Vin Diesel and Cole Hauser where they talk about their experiences whilst making the film.

Track two has director David Twohy, producer Tom Engleman and visual effects supervisor Peter Chiang explaining how the amazing effects in Pitch Black were created.

Dark Fury details

See Riddick as you have never seen him before in a stylised, cutting edge 30 minute anime feature, The Chronicles of Riddick: Dark Fury.

Directed by Peter Chung (Animatrix, Matriculated, MTV Aeon Flux) Dark Fury is the prequel to The Chronicles Of Riddick, set to be the biggest theatrical sci-fi release of 2004 (release date, August 27). An animation masterpiece, Dark Fury is exclusive to DVD and video and is available to own from August 16, from Universal Pictures Video.

In the heat of the theatrical hype, Dark Fury is a unique way to enter the Chronicles of Riddick universe. With vibrant action and stunning extras this is an experience that was created for DVD. Bonus materials include interviews with the creators, a set visit feature showing the studios where Dark Fury was created, an in-depth look at the Riddick character - now cult icon and a trailer of the new XBox game.

Starring Vin Diesel as the voice and likeness of Riddick, Dark Fury follows the adventurous path of the ultimate anti-hero after Pitch Black, bridging the gap to The Chronicles of Riddick. Dark Fury is the next exhilarating adventure in the Riddick saga introducing us to new characters and updateing fans of new story lines that will feature in The Chronicles Of Riddick.


INDIELONDON is offering readers the chance to win one of two sets of Pitch Black/Dark Fury DVDs, simply by answering the following question.

Who directed both Pitch Black and its sequel, The Chronicles of Riddick?

If you think you know the answer, then simply reply to:

VERY IMPORTANT: Please include the answer, your name, postal address and age with your entry.

We look forward to receiving your entry.

In the meantime, for our verdict on the original Pitch Black, or its sequel, The Chronicles of Riddick, follow the links on the right hand column of this page.

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