Wave Break EP now available from NewRetroWave

NewRetroWave have just announced that they are releasing an EP for the “skateboating” game Wave Break titled “Wave Break: High Tides” on vinyl.

The release will be a 12″ 45RPM EP on orange marbled vinyl. The record will be high duty jacket with gloss finish featuring artwork by Signalnoise. It will be limited to 150 copies.

It is priced at $21 and is scheduled to release around September 17, 2020. It can be preordered via NewRetroWave’s Bandcamp here.

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Outer Wilds double vinyl up for preorder from iam8bit

iam8bit have just announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to the space adventure game Outer Wilds on vinyl (and that’s WILDS and not Worlds).

The release will be a black vinyl 2LP. It will be housed in a cloth-wrapped tip-on gatefold jacket with new artwork by Ian Jacobson.

It is priced at $40 and is scheduled to release in Q3 2020. It can be preordered from iam8bit here as a standalone vinyl or along with a physical copy of the game for PS4.

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Distant Worlds IV available to order on vinyl now

There’s been unavailable listings on Amazon for some time now, but the fourth entry in the Distant Worlds series of orchestral Final Fantasy albums can now be ordered on vinyl.

IV features arrangements of music from Final Fantasy III-IX and XII-XV.

The release will be a 2LP on colored vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with photos and liner notes.

It is priced at $35. It looks like the first batch sold out, but that it will ship again from June 28, 2020. It can be ordered on Amazon here.

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Minecraft Volume Beta to be released on vinyl via Ghostly

Ghostly International have just today announced that they are releasing Volume Beta of the Minecraft soundtrack on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP available in multiple variants. Ghostly themselves will have a “fire” red with yellow splatter colored vinyl as well as black vinyl, both available with or without a lenticular jacket.

It appears that there are exclusive color variants coming from Turntable Lab and Vinyl Me, Please as well.

The price ranges between $23-$34 depending on what variant you’re after. It is scheduled to release around August 14, 2020.

It can be preordered from Ghostly International here or from C418’s Bandcamp here (also fulfilled by Ghostly).

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VirtuaVerse soundtrack now available to preorder from Blood Music

It was revealed last week that the soundtrack to cyberpunk point and click adventure VirtuaVerse would be released on vinyl by Blood Music and today they have opened preorders.

The release will be a 180g 2LP available in three color variants – a purple opaque (limited to 150 copies), a blue opaque (limited to 200 copies), and a standard black. It will be housed in a heavyweight single-pocket jacket with layout by Valenberg.

The album is priced at €28/$28 and is scheduled to ship on or around August 28, 2020.

It can be preordered for EU/ROW residents via Blood Music here or for US residents here.

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Alien Storm and Alien Soldier to be released by Data Discs

Data Discs have been quiet for some time, but are now back with new vinyl releases for two Mega Drive soundtracks at once – the beat ’em up/shooter Alien Storm and the side scrolling run-and-gun Alien Soldier.

Alien Storm will be a single 180g LP cut at 45RPM. It will be available in three different color variants – a limited edition “seafoam” green translucent with “slime” green and brown splatter variant, a “slime” green variant, and a classic black variant.

It will be housed in a heavy single-pocket jacket with game art featuring embossed and spot varnished tentacles. It comes with a lithographic print.

Alien Soldier will be a 180g 2LP. It will also be available in three different color variants – a limited edition blue, frosted clear and grey tricolor with splatter variant, a grey opaque variant, and a classic black variant.

It will be housed in a heavy single-pocket jacket with game art. It comes with a fold-out poster and early orders will also include a set of three laminated character post cards.

Alien Storm is priced at £21 and Alien Soldier at £26. Both are scheduled to release no later than July 15, 2020.

Alien Storm can be preordered from Data Discs here and Alien Soldier here from 7PM BST today (or earlier if you’ve signed up for their newsletter passwords).

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Alien Soldier - Limited Vinyl

The Control soundtrack can be preordered on vinyl from Laced Records now

Laced Records have just announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to the highly acclaimed sci-fi action-adventure game Control on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP with one record on black and the other on red colored vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with game art.

It is priced at £33 and is scheduled to release in late August, 2020. It can be preordered from Laced Records here.

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Evoland 1 & 2 vinyl soundtracks up for preorder via Red Art Games

Earlier this week Red Art Games announced that they would be releasing the soundtracks to Evoland and Evoland II on vinyl, and now preorders are live.

Evoland will be a single LP on yellow colored vinyl. It will be housed in a regular LP jacket with game art.

Evoland II will be a 3LP each record on blue, green and red colored vinyl respectively. It will be housed in a jacket with game art.

Both releases will be limited to 500 each.

Evoland is priced at €30 and Evoland II at €60. They are both scheduled to begin shipping in Q3 2020. Evoland can be preordered from Red Art Games here and Evoland II here today at 5pm CET.

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The Skelattack vinyl soundtrack can now be preordered from Mondo

Earlier this week Mondo announced that they would be releasing the soundtrack to the action adventure game Skelattack on vinyl, and now they have launched preorders.

The release will be a 180g 2LP available in two color variants – black vinyl and a limited edition white with grey splatter colored vinyl limited to 500 copies. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by JJ Harrison.

The album is priced at $35 and is scheduled to release in July, 2020. It can be preordered from Mondo here.

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Skelattack - Colored Vinyl

Stumpy Frog to release the soundtrack to A Short Hike on vinyl

Stumpy Frog Records have just announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to indie adventure game A Short Hike on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP on colored vinyl. There will be three different color variants – “sandy beach” (175 copies), “nature hike splatter” (175 copies), and “aurora borealis” color-in-color (150 copies). It will be housed in a gatefold LP jacket with new artwork by Saffron Aurora. It is limited to 500 hand-numbered copies.

Each copy will come with one of five different exclusive “Claire’s polaroids” fridge magnets. Additionally, the first 100 preorders will also receive a felt slipmat with design inspired by the game.

The album is priced at $29 and is scheduled to release in September, 2020. It can be preordered from Stumpy Frog Records’ site here.

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