It’s no longer rumor. Verizon Wireless will be launching the Motorola DROID Bionic this coming September 8. The confirmation of the date comes from Verizon’s television ad for the much-awaited smartphone.

Phandroid was tipped a few hours ago by one of its readers, named Edmond, who saw the date “[09.08.11]” clearly appearing at the end of the Verizon’s TV ad named “Rule All Machines.”

Earlier versions of the “Rule All Machines” ad leaked recently on YouTube, but those versions didn’t carry the final frames that showed the date.

Here’s the full ad captured from a TV screen:

Who’s excited now?