... or maybe just pining for the fjords?
By my non-scientific reckoning, number of tittles at the local rental store over time, the format is flat-lining.
I did a quick search and it appears that while the market is growing, it is doing so at a decreasing rate. According to this site,
it has been increasing at 5% per year from May of 2008 to April of 2012.
With the vast majority of new Displays over the last three years or so being 1080p, one would expect that people would gravitate to full HD content. Yet...
It seems that people are instead moving to streaming of content. From what I can find, HD streaming is mostly 720p and does not necessarily include surround sound.
So, is Blu-ray (full HD) dead?