Last month Sky confirmed it will launch Sky 3D, Europe’s first 3D channel, to thousands of Sky homes across Ireland on Friday 1st October 2010. 3D demonstrations will be available in 13 Sky Shops across the country over the coming weeks showcasing Sky’s ground-breaking service with an exciting line-up of movies and live sport. It will be available to any SkyplusHD home that has invested in a 3D Ready TV. The launch weekend highlights will include: This year’s Ryder Cup, with three days of live coverage from Celtic Manor, as Europe take on the US in the most eagerly awaited golf event of the year and two of the biggest grossing 3D films to date, Bolt and Monster vs. Aliens, which will make their international 3DTV debuts. After launch the Sky 3D channel line up will then continue to expand in the run-up to Christmas with a number of movie titles including: Alice in Wonderland; Ice Age The Meltdown; Coraline; Fly Me To The Moon, Harry Potter and The Half Blood Prince and My Bloody Valentine. Sky will also offer a range of live sport, including Premier League football, each week from launch all in glorious 3D. All Skyplus HD viewers with a 3D TV will be able to receive Sky 3D, as no set-top box upgrade is required and no extra fees are required.