The Halo Wars 2 soundtrack is getting released on vinyl

In a listing on Amazon today it was revealed that the Halo Wars 2 Original Game Soundtrack is getting a vinyl release. The soundtrack is composed by Gordy Haab, Brian Trifon, and Brian Lee White.

The release will be a 2LP on green & red marbled vinyl. The artwork appears to be promotional images for the game.

The release is handled by Sumthing Else Music Works is scheduled to release on September 22, 2017. It is priced at $40 and is available to preorder via Amazon here.

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The Yetee ready with Curses N’ Chaos and Wizorb vinyl soundtracks

The Yetee have revealed that they are releasing the soundtracks to the two Tribute Games games Curses N’ Chaos and Wizorb on vinyl. Curses N’ Chaos is composed by Patrice Bourgeault and Wizorb by Jean Chan.

Both are single LP releases housed in standard record jackets. Curses N’ Chaos comes on black and red merge colored vinyl, the jacket features art by Ian, and the release is limited to 500 copies Wilding. Wizorb comes on a picture disc, features art by Drew Wise, and is limited to 250 copies.

And if that’s not enough they are also releasing a new variant of the Ninja Senki soundtrack – a DX classic shuriken picture disc. Also limited to 250 copies.

All 3 titles are priced and $25 and are ready to ship.

Curses N’ Chaos can be ordered here.

Wizorb can be ordered here.

Ninja Senki (both variants) can be ordered here.

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Toejam & Earl: Back In The Groove 2LP goes up for preorder

The official Toejam & Earl store – The Funkotron Shop – have listed a 2LP set for the Toejam & Earl: Back In The Groove soundtrack for preorder.

The set includes the soundtrack on 2LP “Toejam” red and “Earl” orange colored vinyl. It’s housed in a jacket with artwork by Nathan Shorts. The set also includes an art book, the soundtrack on CD and a download code for a lossless digital copy of the soundtrack.

The set is priced at $45 and is scheduled to release in Q3, 2017. Preorders are open now via The Funkotron Shop.

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iam8bit releasing a Smash Hit / PinOut double release

iam8bit have just launched a listing for a double release featuring Douglas Holmquist’s soundtracks for the mobile games Smash Hit and PinOut.

The release will be a 2LP on clear vinyl. It comes in a gatefold jacket with new art by Mediocre Games co-founder Henrik Johansson.

Some might recall that Holmquist’s PinOut soundtrack was released as a standalone soundtrack late last year. The tracklist for this new release isn’t up yet so it’s still not clear if it will identical to the older release. This new release will feature an exclusive Chipzel remix, but it’s not been disclosed what game track was remixed.

The release will be priced at $40 and is expected to release Q1 2018. Preorders will open August 3, 2017 at 10AM PT.

You can find the US store page here and the UK/EU store page here.

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Black Screen Records to release the soundtrack to Another World on vinyl

It was recently teased as a preorder on a series of online stores, but now we have an official announcement. Black Screen Records will be releasing Jean-François Freitas’ soundtrack to the classic adventure game Another World (known as Out Of This World in the US).

The game, which was originally developed for the Amiga in 1991, recently celebrated it’s 25th anniversary and have been launched on modern consoles. The release features the music from the 20th anniversary release of the game + bonus tracks from the Amiga and 2004 PC versions.

The vinyl release will be single LP in regular record jacket. It features artwork and layout by Dane Baudoin based on original artwork by the game’s creator Éric Chahi.

There will be no less than 4 different variants available. An orange version sold via Black Screen Records, a black version sold via various retail outlets, a blue version sold on the game’s official store, and finally a special US version which is yet to be revealed.

The record is priced at €26 and is set to release on August 18, 2017. It can be preordered now via Black Screen Records’ store.

This title will also be the final title to be inluded in Black Screen Mystery Bundle #002, so people who ordered that will already be secured a copy of this record.

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Bit Brigade’s vinyl release of their “The Legend of Zelda” cover album is up for preorder

They teased it a while back in their newsletter, but now the preorder is ready. Bit Brigade is releasing their cover album of Koji Kondo’s “The Legend of Zelda” soundtrack.

The release will be a single LP in a standard record jacket and it will be on gold-colored vinyl.

The record is priced at $20 and they’re expected to begin shipping in mid-to-late August 2017. Preorders are open now via Hello Sir Records.

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Black Screen Records announces the VA-11 HALL-A vinyl soundtrack

Black Screen Records have announced that they will be releasing Michael Kelly aka. Garoad’s soundtrack to the visual novel bartending game VA-11 HALL-A on vinyl. The composer himself have previously hinted that a vinyl release might be coming.

The release will be a 2LP on 180g blue and pink vinyl.  It comes in a gatefold jacket and includes a 12″ booklet, a double-sided A2 poster, and a download code for all 3 installments of the digital soundtrack.

Artwork on the release was done by Christopher Ortiz, Koyorin, Grey Monarch, Tofu+Beast, and Daniel Leander Goffin.

The release is priced at €32 and can be preordered from Black Screen Records’ store now. It is scheduled to release on September 15, 2017.

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Spacelab9 is releasing the soundtracks to Dark Souls I-III on vinyl

Spacelab9 have previously announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to all three Dark Souls games on vinyl in collaboration with Bandai Namco – and now they’re here!

All three soundtracks will be individual 2LP sets on different colored vinyl. Dark Souls will be on clear with blue swirl, Dark Souls II will be on red with black swirl, and Dark Souls III will be on green with black swirl.

The Dark Souls release will also feature music from the Artorias of the Abyss DLC.

Spacelab9 will have 3 exclusive “blue eye orb” colorway variants available on their store on Friday July 21, 2017 at 1:30PM EST. These are limited to 100 copies each.

All 3 sets are priced at $35 and are available via ThinkGeek here now.

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Black Screen Records to release The Music of The Inner World on vinyl

Black Screen Records have announced that they will be releasing Christian Barth’s soundtrack to the point-and-click adventure game The Inner World and its upcoming sequel The Inner World: The Last Wind Monk on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP on 180g colored vinyl in two variants – classic black and limited edition violet and green colored vinyl. It will come in a gatefold jacket with art by developer Studio Fizbin.

The release is €25 for the black and €28 for the limited edition and is scheduled to release on September 1, 2017. It can be preordered via Black Screen Records’ online store now.

It also comes with a bundle option where you can order this title togetther with Black Screen Records’ Slime-san release at €50.

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Mondo to release the Contra soundtrack this week

Mondo have previously announced that they would release Konami Kukeiha Club’s Contra soundtrack as part of their Konami partnership. And today we finally got some more details.

The release will be a single 180g 45RPM LP on red and blue split colored vinyl. The release comes in a gatefold jacket and features new artwork by Eric Powell.

The release contains both the NES/Famicom and Arcade versions of the soundtrack.

For those lucky enough to attend this year’s San Diego Comic-Con (July 20-23, 2017), Mondo will have an exclusive “Contra C” variant on yellow, orange, and red triple striped vinyl. This variant is limited to 1000 copies.

Both variants will be priced at $25 and are available on July 19, 2017 at 8PM CST.

The regular split variant will be available through Mondo’s website (keep an eye on social media for the release page when it goes up), and the SDCC variant will be available at SDCC Preview Night at Mondo’s booth (#835).

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