From the official IRON MAIDEN website:
The band have now finally confirmed that the release date for their new studio album, A Matter Of Life And Death will be August 28th for the world except the USA which has been confirmed as September 5th.
The album CD will also be available as a Limited Edition Special Deluxe format which contains a Bonus DVD. The DVD contains nearly an hour of documentary footage plus videos and photos all shot whilst the band were making the album. The documentary ,’The Making of A Matter Of Life and Death’, directed by Matthew Amos (Early Days, Death On The Road DVD documentaries) features candid video footage shot largely by Kevin Shirley himself during the recording of the album giving a real behind the scenes look at life in the studio. The bonus DVD also features the full 7.21 minute video promo for ‘The Reincarnation Of Benjamin Breeg’, and a special intimate filming of the band recording ‘Different World’ in the studio.
A Matter Of Life And Death will also be available as a Limited Edition double picture disc vinyl in gatefold sleeve, and as a digital download, available through the newly launched official Iron Maiden Digital Store, where you can buy single tracks, a bundle, or an album for your PC, or your MP3 player. Coming soon to http://www.ironmaiden.com