Die-hard fans, Marvel’s Avengers are coming back with a brand new, feature-length animated installment known as “Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher,” scheduled for Blu-ray, DVD and Digital release on March 15, 2014. The action-packed adventure features two of Marvel’s popular characters, Black Widow (voiced by Jennifer Carpenter, TV’s “Dexter”) and the Punisher (voiced by Brian Bloom, “Black Mask in Batman: Arkham Origins”) teaming up with Iron Man, Thor, Hulk, and the rest of the Avengers.
The story of the new Avengers movie follows Punisher taken into custody by S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent and Black Widow after interfering with a top secret mission. Director Nick Fury send Punisher and Black Widow to a mission to stop Leviathan, a global terrorist organization that plans to sell stolen S.H.I.E.L.D. technology to the highest bidder. Now, the vigilante and spy must work together to prevent this technology from falling into the wrong hands. The fate of the world, and of the Avengers, hangs in the balance.
The Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher DVD, Blu-ray and digital copy comes with a bonus behind-the-scenes revealing the making-of featurettes “Espionage and Punishment” and “The Vigilante Vs. The Spy.” In both featurettes, fans will hear from filmmakers on the highly anticipated pairing of two of Marvel’s most deadly super heroes.
Avengers Confidential: Black Widow & Punisher was directed by Kenichi Shimizu with a story penned by Marjorie Liu and screenplay by Mitsutaka Hirota. It was produced by Marvel, Sony Pictures Entertainment (Japan) Inc. and Madhouse Inc following the success of 2013’s Iron Man: Rise of the Technovore.