Now that the show has concluded a 10-season run, Shout! Factory is picking up the pace on DVD releases. The 8th Year on DVD
hits stores in five weeks (Oct. 23rd), and Shout!, in conjunction with NBC-Universal, will follow up quickly with Law & Order: Criminal Intent - The 9th Year
. At least according to Amazon's new pre-order listing
, which show the 4-disc set will ship on December 11th
. Price is $44.99, but you can lock in your copy at a discount right away. Cast changes include the addition of Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, and guest stars included the likes of Michael Gladis, Tracy Pollan, Lorraine Bracco, Ralph Macchio, Dan Lauria, Dan Butler, William Mapother, and F. Murray Abraham. Package art and other details aren't available yet, as the studio hasn't formally announced the title at this time. Our thanks to one of our readers, "Matt," for tipping us off about Amazon's entry. Stay tuned for updates!