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Half-Blood Prince DVD Released Today in India

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Posted by: sue
November 16, 2009, 06:39 AM

A press release has just been issued noting that the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince DVD is now available in India. The DVD, which is also due out later this week for those in France, Germany and Australia among others (not out until next month for the US/UK), will contain that special preview of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. According to the press release:
"The Home Video launch of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince has been supported by innovative marketing programmes. The Blu-ray & DVD releases were preceded by a pre-release campaign at stores across the country & on popular shopping portals. Customers were given the opportunity to pre-book this coveted title before the November 16th release date. Each customer on pre-booking won exclusive Harry Potter merchandise: the Slughorn cap, Quidditch gym bag, limited edition film cells, liquid gel mouse pads & sketch books!"

"One will see the Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince promotional campaign Online - on blogs, virals, forums & quizzes on social networking sites and in exciting online contests. A 4-week out-of-home campaign will also run in over 4200+ out-of-home screens across restaurants, multiplex screens & indoor entertainment outlets. Retail outlets will treat Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince as the event of the year: a customer will be greeted with Harry Potter life-size cut-outs in-store & Harry Potter balloon gateways.The DVD release will also be supported by a week's Radio campaign across 6 cities - Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai & Kolkata."

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73 Comments

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48 Points

Well considering I’ve had it on my computer for a month, I guess I’m really lucky.

Posted by Vincent on November 16, 2009, 07:19 AM report to moderator
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4608 Points

Just two more days’ wait for me here in Switzerland…

Posted by Boy With A Lightning Scar on November 16, 2009, 08:22 AM report to moderator
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2570 Points

DAMN, lucky, i wish i could get it today

Posted by madman1277 on November 16, 2009, 08:35 AM report to moderator
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13519 Points

The DVD comes out on Friday in Germany. Can’t wait!

Posted by jenge {Meredith Mooncloud} ~ [ITC!] on November 16, 2009, 08:50 AM report to moderator
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3750 Points

Guess I’ll have to be patient until next month, happy for everyone who is able to get it now!

Posted by Want to be a Weasley on November 16, 2009, 08:57 AM report to moderator
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3526 Points

Indian fans are soo lucky!! I don’t know if I’ll last another MONTH. Especial;ly now, knowing that there’s for sure gonna be a Deathly Hallows featurette on it!! :’(

Posted by DesQueJteVois on November 16, 2009, 09:34 AM report to moderator
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3526 Points

Indian fans are soo lucky!! I don’t know if I’ll last another MONTH. Especial;ly now, knowing that there’s for sure gonna be a Deathly Hallows featurette on it!! :’(

Posted by DesQueJteVois on November 16, 2009, 09:34 AM report to moderator
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2333 Points

Jealous…….

Posted by theREALGinnyWeasley on November 16, 2009, 10:07 AM report to moderator
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127 Points

if someone on this site is from inda plz upload the dh sneak peek to youtube and post the link

thx

Posted by hallowman on November 16, 2009, 10:08 AM report to moderator
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285 Points

HAHAHAHA YESSSSSSSS!!!!!!!! I AM IN INDIA!!!! WOHOOO!
This is the first time i heard saw an article about an HP disk coming in India first (it’s first right?)! I am sooo lucky! Just a few days ago I was wishing i was back in england to get it! Yes!…… I’ll try and help ya guys…

Posted by ashim_gryffindor (Roar!) on November 16, 2009, 10:41 AM report to moderator
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3417 Points

I’m happy for everyone who is able to get it now, but super jealous!!! I can’t wait until it releases here but that’s still 22 days!!!

Posted by paul_hp_fan [OoM2] *ROAR* on November 16, 2009, 10:42 AM report to moderator
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3417 Points

As hallowman said, “if someone on this site is from inda plz upload the dh sneak peek to youtube and post the link” Thanks!!!!

Posted by paul_hp_fan [OoM2] *ROAR* on November 16, 2009, 10:43 AM report to moderator
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2890 Points

I don’t understand why they can’t just release it to the entire world on the same day?

Posted by Laura Keaton [WBM!] on November 16, 2009, 11:17 AM report to moderator
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428 Points

Grrr… why was it released earlier in India than here in the US?..

I’m mad, and jealous…

Posted by alegria35 on November 16, 2009, 11:35 AM report to moderator
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646 Points

Seems ages away for us British fans!! Not fair :( Can’t wait to get it :D

Posted by DracoRox *ROAR* on November 16, 2009, 11:50 AM report to moderator
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