futurama.JPGA press release concerning the upcoming DTV project Futurama: The Beast With A Billion Backs can currently be read at TV Shows On DVD. The second of four feature-length Futurama films, The Beast centers around a planet-sized, tentacle-sporting monster with romantic intentions. The press release also mentions several bonus features to be included with the film, including creator commentaries and behind-the-scenes material. Futurama: The Beast With A Billions Backs will hit store shelves on June 24, 2008 at a suggested retailer price of $29.98 U.S./$37.98 Canada.

UPDATE: The cover art for the DVD package can be found here.