That’s right, a week before the disks have even hit the shops, the kids over at Slysoft have already released AnyDVD HD 18.104.22.168 (beta) which kicks AACS MKB v3 swiftly to the curb. Thus you can continue to rip all your newly purchased HD DVD and BD flicks for playback any damn way you like. The update has already been demonstrated to work with an early-shipped release of The Matrix Trilogy on HD DVD and will likely work for Pirates of the Caribbean – Dead Man’s Chest when it arrives on Blu-ray. Come on AACS LA, you’re gonna have to at least try. Better yet, why not just give up this silly charade.
Read more over at the Slysoft forums