I think it’s safe to say that Youtube Premium’s Cobra Kai series has certainly struck a nostalgic chord in all of us who grew up watching the Karate Kid films and it is nothing but spectacular to see Ralph Macchio and William Zabka together agin as the reignite thier decades old feud. The series has also injected new life into the franchise and has introduced some great new characters to the franchise as well and this November, fans will be able to purchase a special limited edition collector’s DVD which will include both seasons 1 and 2. Check out the specifics below and as we wait to see what happens in season 3 next year, this will definitely fill the void in the meantime.
SEASONS 1 & 2 LIMITED COLLECTOR’S EDITION DVD
AVAILABLE NOVEMBER 12 PACKED WITH BONUS FEATURES
AND DOUBLE-SIDED HEADBAND
COBRA KAI SEASON 2 ALSO COMING TO DIGITAL NOVEMBER 12
In “COBRA KAI,” the highly-anticipated return of two iconic characters, the arch-rivals from the legendary THE KARATE KID film series reunite over 30 years after the events of the 1984 All Valley Karate Tournament. Now living in the affluent hills of Encino, Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) leads an enviable life. Meanwhile, his high school adversary, Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka), has taken a rocky turn, but seeks redemption by reopening the infamous Cobra Kai karate dojo. Their lives inevitably become intertwined and the rivalry is reignited, setting forth the next generation of “karate kids.”
The limited edition DVD also features some roundhouse kicking special feature including:
- Bonus Scenes Saved from the Cutting Room Floor
- Gag Reels
- Easter Eggs: The cast and crew take you through their favorite “Cobra Kai” callbacks to the original THE KARATE KID franchise
- Fists & Fury: Fight Choreography: Learn about the training and rehearsal process for the biggest action scenes in “Cobra Kai”
- Into the Dojo: The Characters: Discover more about your favorite characters from the first two seasons
- Cast Chemistry Reads
- Exploring the Musical Identities of Cobra Kai and Miyagi-Do with Composers
- Musical Performances at the Whiskey a Go-Go with Guest William Zabka
The series stars Ralph Macchio (THE KARATE KID), William Zabka (THE KARATE KID), Courtney Henggeler (TV’s “The Big Bang Theory”), Xolo Maridueña (TV’s “Parenthood”), Mary Mouser (TV’s “Body of Proof”), Tanner Buchanan (TV’s “Designated Survivor”), Jacob Bertrand (TV’s “Kirby Buckets”), Gianni Decenzo (TV’s “100 Things to Do Before High School”) and Martin Kove (THE KARATE KID).
I have seen all the films in the theaters and have watched them countless times on both VHS and DVD so this series brings back some great memories for me. Make sure to pick up a copy this November and check out the trailers for both seasons below!