Donkey Kong 64 arrangement album now up for preorder via Respawned

Respawned Records have launched preorders for an orchestral arrangement album of music from Donkey Kong 64 titled “Simian Symphony”.

The release will be available in two variants – a “Banana Hoard” yellow swirl colored vinyl variant, and a “Krusha K. Rool” green splatter colored vinyl variant. Both variants will feature an etching on the D-side.
It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with new art by GnrtnmArt. It will also include an insert with new artwork.

It is priced at $40 and is in-hand and scheduled to ship soon. It can be ordered from Respawned Records here.

EU customers will also be able to order this from Black Screen Records at a later time.

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iam8bit to release a Blaseball soundtrack on vinyl

iam8bit have just announced that they are releasing “Blaseball: Discipline” on vinyl – music made for the browser-based baseball simulation horror game… or so Wikipedia says… I have no idea what that even is.

The release will be a 2LP with one record on blue marbled and the other on red marbled colored vinyl. It will be housed in a jacket featuring artwork by Mark Borgions. It is possible to purchase the record separately or alongside up to 10 trading cards based on the game.

It is priced at $40 and is scheduled to release in Q3 2021. It can be preordered from iam8bit here.

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Brave Wave’s The King Of Fighters 2002 vinyl release is now up for preorder

Last year Brave Wave announced that they’re working on releasing the soundtracks to the majority of the games in the The King Of Fighters series and now they are ready with vinyl preorders for The King Of Fighters 2002.

The release will be a 150g 2LP with one record on white and the other on red colored vinyl. It will be housed in a jacket with game art and includes a booklet with art and liner notes as well as a digital download card.
They are also offering a limited edition of 300 copies (250 for Limited Run Games and 50 for BigWax) that include an A4 print signed by artist Eisuke Ogura.

It is priced at €36/$40 for the standard and €46/$50 for the limited edition and is scheduled to release in Q4 2021.
It can be preordered via BigWax here now. It can also be preordered via Limited Run Games here for the standard edition and here for the limited edition later today at 10AM ET.

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YIIK: A Postmodern RPG vinyl soundtrack available from Yetee Records

Yetee Records have opened up vinyl orders for a selection of tracks from the soundtrack to the role-playing game YIIK: A Postmodern RPG.

The release is a single LP on “Mind Dungeon” pink with black splatter colored vinyl. It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with new artwork by Ilustrata. It is limited to 300 copies.

It is priced at $25 and it is in hand and ready to ship. It can be ordered from The Yetee here.

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Spacelab9 preorders for Mass Effect Trilogy vinyl box are now live

Spacelab9’s long-hyped release of music from classic sci-fi RPG trilogy Mass Effect is at long last open up for preorders.

The release will be a 4LP box set in three variants – a 180g black vinyl variant, a 140g “Urdnot Wrex” red colored vinyl variant, and a 140g “N7” white, red and black tricolor vinyl variant.
The set will be housed in a quadfold jacket within a slipcase box set with foil-stamped artwork. Preroders for Spacelab9 will also include a slipmat.

It is priced at $100 and is scheduled to release in September, 2021. It can be preordered from Spacelab9 here.

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Ship To Shore PhonoCo. to release Gradius ReBirth soundtrack on vinyl

Ship To Shore have just opened up preorders for the soundtrack to the WiiWare-exclusive shoot ’em up Gradius ReBirth on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP in two variants – a blue and black swirl colored vinyl variant exclusive to Ship To Shore and a clear vinyl variant for retail. It will be housed in a jacket with new artwork.

It is priced at $35 and is scheduled to release in April, 2021. It can be preordered from Ship To Shore PhonoCo. here.

EU customers can preorder the clear variant from Black Screen Records here.

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Tekken 4 and Tekken Tag Tournament Vinyl soundtracks up via Laced

As part of their plans to release all mainline and Tag Tournament soundtrack entries in the Tekken series Laced Records have just announced vinyl preorders for Tekken 4 and Tekken Tag Tournament.

Tekken 4 will be a 180g 2LP in two variants – a limited edition blue and yellow colored vinyl variant, and a standard black variant. They will be housed in a gatefold jacket.

Tekken Tag Tournament will be a 180g 3LP also in two variants – a limited edition cream, pink and grey colored vinyl variant, and a standard black variant. They will be housed in a triple gatefold jacket.

Both releases will feature new artwork by Samuel Donato.

Tekken 4 is priced at £33/$35 and Tekken Tag at £45/$50. They can be preordered from Laced Records here.

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The original Super Meat Boy soundtrack can now be backed on vinyl

Composer Danny Baranowsky has launched a campaign in order to release his soundtrack to the original release of Super Meat Boy on vinyl.

If successful the release will be a 2LP with one record on red translucent and the other on pink with red splatter colored vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket featuring new artwork by Karsten Schreurs.

The campaign runs from now and until March 31 and has a goal of $6139 in order to be successful. If it hits its goal the release estimate is June, 2021.

It can be backed from Danny Baranowsky Bandcamp page here.

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New Wave Break EP now up for preorder from NewRetroWave

Last year NewRetroWave released an EP for the “skateboating” game Wave Break titled High Tides on vinyl, and now they’re ready with a new one called Neon Rides.

The release will be a single 12″ EP on neon purple colored vinyl. It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with gloss finish featuring artwork by Signalnoise. It will be limited to 200 copies.

It is priced at $21 and is scheduled to release in June, 2021. It can be preordered via NewRetroWave’s Bandcamp here.

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More RuneScape vinyl soundtracks up via Laced Records

Laced Records are taking preorders for two RuneScape albumsBack in 2018 Laced Records released two RuneScape albums on vinyl and now they’re back with two new ones titled “Old School Combat Classics” and “God Wars Dungeon”.

Both releases will be 2LPs on 180g colored vinyl and housed in gatefold jackets with game art. Old School Combat Classics will be on a red and orange swirl colored vinyl, while God Wars Dungeon will be on blue and purple swirl colored vinyl.
Both releases will also come with a download for a digital copy of the music.

Both are priced at £33/$35 and are scheduled to release in late June, 2021. Old School Combat Classics can be preordered from Laced here and God Wars Dungeon here.

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