Batman: The Killing Joke premieres at Comic-Con International in San Diego in July. with a Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital HD set for release on August 2. As for the rest of us mere mortals, we now have a release date. EW is reporting the film will be available digitally on July 23. The deluxe edition and combo pack Blu-ray will be released on Aug. 2. It will include to two 22-minute episodes from The New Batman Adventures and Batman: The Animated Series. Two featurettes will be included with the deluxe edition and combo pack versions. Madness Set to Music, a documentary about creation of the film’s storyboards and original score, and Many Shades of the Joker: The Tale of the Killing Joke, a making-of short that explores the distinct style of the graphic novel. The combo pack Blu-ray edition will also include a limited edition figurine of the Joker.
Based on Alan Moore and Brian Bolland’s comic Batman: The Killing Joke, the animated film features the voices of Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, Tara Strong and Ray Wise. The film will be rated R.