FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 3, 2011
FROM ANCHOR BAY ENTERTAINMENT:
A BOX AS BIG AND BOLD AS THE YEAR INSIDE!
UFC®: Ultimate Fight Collection
On DVD at Best Buy on November 8;
Everywhere else on December 6
BEVERLY HILLS, CA – Lesnar vs. Velasquez. Silva vs. Belfort. “Shogun” vs. Jones. St-Pierre vs. Shields. These are some of the top matches of the year, the ones that fight fans want to relive over and over again. On December 6, Anchor Bay Entertainment and the Ultimate Fighting Championship® give them the chance with UFC®: Ultimate Fight Collection 2011 Edition, an awesome anthology of the epic battles fought between July 2010 and June 2011. This 20-disc DVD set captures every important moment with over 40 hours of footage – including 10 hours of content never before available on DVD. Featurettes include Best of Unguarded, Best of Rogan 1-On-1 and Best of Fight School. The set will get an exclusive roll out at Best Buy on November 8.
UFC®: Ultimate Fight Collection 2011 Edition is a look back at one of the most exciting 12-month periods in the world’s fastest growing sport. Included here are bouts from UFC® 116 – UFC® 131, UFC® Fight Night 22-24 and UFC® Live 2-4. These are the fights that gave us four new champions, stirred-up old rivalries and had unforgettable outcomes.
UFC®: Ultimate Fight Collection 2011 Edition is a document of the sports history being made by the UFC®. These tumultuous and thrilling matches can now be found within an unequaled compilation that will bring fans to their feet. This is 170 fights, 50 hours and 20 discs – it’s the biggest and boldest box set of the year!
Also available on November 8, check out all the action of UFC®: Ultimate Knockouts 9 on Blu-ray™ and DVD from Anchor Bay Entertainment.
About Anchor Bay Entertainment
Anchor Bay Entertainment is the home entertainment division of Starz Media, LLC. It includes the Anchor Bay Films and Manga Entertainment brands. It distributes feature films, children’s entertainment, fitness, TV series, documentaries, anime and other filmed entertainment on DVD and Blu-ray™ formats. Headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA, Anchor Bay Entertainment has offices in Troy, MI, as well as Canada, the United Kingdom and Australia. Starz Media (www.starzmedia.com) is a controlled subsidiary of Liberty Media Corporation attributed to the Liberty Starz tracking stock group.
About Ultimate Fighting Championship®
Owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC, and headquartered in Las Vegas, Nev., UFC® produces over 12 UFC live Pay-Per-View events annually around the world. UFC programming is distributed in the United States on Viacom, Inc.’s Spike TV and on Comcast, Inc.’s VERSUS network. Beginning November 12, 2011 FOX will broadcast four fights annually. In spring 2012, The Ultimate Fighter®, UFC’s signature weekly reality TV show debuts on FX. Globally, UFC programming is broadcast in over 132 countries and territories, reaching 597 million homes worldwide, in 21 different languages.
UFC® also boasts a powerful presence online, with UFC.com attracting over seven million unique visitors per month, while also possessing one of the most powerful social media followings in all of professional sports. To date, UFC has over six million fans on Facebook and over 300,000 followers on Twitter. In addition, UFC President Dana White is one of the most accessible and most followed executives in sports with over 1.6 million followers on Twitter. On January 22, 2011, UFC continued to set trends in social media, becoming the first major sports league to stream live, broadcast quality action on Facebook.
Ancillary businesses include best-selling DVDs, a bimonthly magazine, the best-selling UFC “Undisputed” videogame franchise distributed by THQ, UFC Gym™, UFC Fight Club affinity program, UFC Fan Expo™ festivals, branded apparel, trading cards,and articulated action figures.
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UFC®: Ultimate Fight Collection 2011 Edition DVD
Street Date: December 6, 2011
Pre-Book: November 9, 2011
Catalog #: DV242250
UPC #: 1313 24225-9 6
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Enhanced for Widescreen
Retail Price: $134.98
Run Time: 3,141 minutes