Sanctuary Visual Entertainment is launching 5 UMD titles available for Playstation Portable's (PSP) initial launch
period. September 1st 2005 will see the launch of Sony's PSP in Europe and Australia, and on the same day,
Sanctuary will release their first UMD music title - "Iron Maiden - Rock In Rio."
On September 12th 2005, Sanctuary will release UMD version's of "INXS - Live Baby Live" and "Bob Marley -
Live From Santa Barbara." On October 3rd 2005, cult classic films, "Dune" and "Blue Velvet" will be released
on the UMD format, and will each be at a greater dealer price of £10.21 (recommended retail selling price £14.99).
Click on the link below to view artwork and the press release for SVE's September UMD titles:
UMDs are 2.3-inch optical discs housed in protective cases. With data storage capacity of 1.8GB, the discs can
store up to 140 minutes of DVD quality video content. The format was developed by Sony for the PlayStation
Portable gaming system. In January 2005, Sony announced plans to open the format to content providers
interested in releasing movie and music on UMD as well as to other hardware manufacturers who want to create
systems that play the discs.
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Iron Maiden, INXS and Bob Marley on PSP!