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Yetee Records are ready with their Reverie vinyl release

Yetee Records have just opened up orders for a vinyl release of the Reverie soundtrack. They announced it a while back as a 10″ in a clear plastic jacket, but have adjusted its appearance since then.

The release will be a single LP on purple translucent vinyl. It comes in a single-pocket jacket with new artwork by Drew Wise. The release is limited to 250 copies.

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

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Aksys Games to release the Death Mark soundtrack on vinyl

Aksys Games have announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to their game Death Mark on vinyl.

The release is a single LP on black vinyl. It comes in a regular LP jacket with game art. It is limited to 500 numbered copies.

It is priced at $20 and it’s a preorder, although there doesn’t seem to be an estimate for when it will release. It also appears to be available only for US customers. It can be preordered from Aksys Games’ store here.

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Shantae GBC vinyl soundtrack available to preorder from Fangamer

Fangamer have just announced that they will be releasing the Game Boy Color soundtrack to Shantae on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP on red vinyl. It comes in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Nina Matsumoto. Orders from Fangamer also includes an immediate digital download of the soundtrack.

It is priced at $23 and is scheduled to release in early January, 2019. It can be preordered from Fangamer here.

A purple variant limited to 500 copies is also available to preorder from Limited Run Games here at 6pm ET today.

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Megacopter vinyl soundtrack available from Data Airlines

Data Airlines have just opened up vinyl orders for the soundtrack to upcoming game Megacopter: Blades Of The Goddess.

The release will be a single LP on black vinyl. IT will come in a regular LP jacket with artwork by composer Robin Ogden and additional art by Dubmood. It is limited to 300 hand-numbered copies.

It is priced at $16 and is ready to ship out. It can be ordered from Data Airlines’ store here and their Bandcamp here.

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Distant Worlds III with orchestral arrangements of Final Fantasy music is available to preorder now

Previously we’ve been treated to both Distant Worlds and Distant Worlds II on vinyl, so naturally it had been rumored for a while that we would get more in the series. And we are, as Distant Worlds III: More Music From Final Fantasy have just opened up for preorders.

Distant Worlds III features arrangements of tracks from Final Fantasy VI, VIII, IX, X, XII, XIII, and XIV as well as some medleys spanning the majority of the series.

The release will be a 2LP on blue vinyl and will presumably come in a gatefold jacket like the previous titles.

It is priced at $35 and is scheduled to release on December 10, 2018. Preorders are open now via Amazon US.

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Switched On SNES synth arrangement of Secret of Mana available to preorder now

Subtropic Records have announced that they will be releasing the Switched On SNES analog synth arrangement of Secret Of Mana on vinyl.

The release will be a single 180g LP available in two color variants – a green and white colored variant and a regular black vinyl variant. It will also come with a poster. The release is limited to 500 copies and there is also 50 signed copies available.

It is priced at $21 and is scheduled to release around January 14, 2019. Preorders are open via Bandcamp here.

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A Spelunky soundtrack LP is now available from Fangamer

Fangamer have just announced that they are releasing the soundtrack to Spelunky on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP on black & gold hand-poured vinyl (giving it a starburst-ish effect). It comes in a regular LP jacket with printed inner sleeves featuring new artwork by Brian Carmody.

It is priced at $23 and is available to ship now (although they note that they are busy due to the holiday sale, so it might be a week or so before they can ship out orders). It can be ordered from Fangamer here.

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Brave Wave preorders for Shovel Knight: Specter Of Torment 2LP is up now

It was announced alongside the original Shovel Knight soundtrack quite a while ago, but now we finally have details on the vinyl release for the Specter Of Torment DLC.

The release will be a 2LP housed in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Hitoshi Ariga and Ayano Koshiro. It will be available in two color variants – a standard with one disc on red and the other on black vinyl, and a limited edition with one record on gold and the other on silver vinyl. The limited edition is limited to 125 copies in the EU and an unannounced allocation for the US.

As usual it will also come with a booklet with liner notes by people involved with the game and the vinyl release, as well as a download code for a digital copy of the soundtrack.

It is priced at €32 and is scheduled to release in January 2019. It can be preordered from BigWax for EU customers here and it will be available to preorder from Fangamer for US customers on December 4, 2018.

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Gradius II, Gradius III and Cosmic Star Heroine preorders from Ship To Shore coming

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have prepared a massive line-up of new releases and repressings for Black Friday and here you’ll have a breakdown of all six (!) titles. New releases first.

Continuing their Konami partnership they will have preorders for both Gradius II and III available.

Gradius II is a single LP that will feature the Famicom soundtrack on one side and the MSX soundtrack on the other. It will be available in multiple color variants – red vinyl with black splatter and clear vinyl from Ship To Shore, a clear and blue split with blue splatter from The Yetee, and a red-in-clear from Black Screen Records.

Gradius III is a 2LP that will feature the SNES soundtrack on one disc and the arcade soundtrack on the other. It will be available in multiple color variants –  black vinyl with green splatter and clear vinyl from Ship To Shore, a clear and yellow split with yellow splatter from The Yetee, and a green-in-clear from Black Screen Records.

Both Gradius titles feature new artwork by Ian Wilding. Gradius II will come in a single pocket jacket while Gradius III will be gatefold. The artwork for all three Gradius titles line up in one long piece if lined up next to each other.

Cosmic Star Heroine was initially teased more than 2 years ago, but is now finally here. It will feature a selection of 15 tracks from the game picked by the composers.

It will be a single LP housed in a regular jacket with artwork by Drew Wise. It will be available on blue & black vinyl with red splatter from Ship To Shore, and on silver vinyl (limited to 400 copies) from Limited Run Games.

And now repress news! There will be new pressings for MOTHER, MOTHER 2 and Celeste available in new color variants.

MOTHER will be available on blue/yellow split from Ship To Shore,  “Magicant and Flying Man” color from The Yetee, and an unannounced color from Fangamer.

MOTHER 2 will be available on “Tessie” purple from Ship To Shore, on “Fourside and Moonside” color from The Yetee, and an unannounced color from Fangamer.

Celeste will be available on clear vinyl from Ship To Shore.

All titles are scheduled to release in December or Q1 2019 (depending on title and store) and are available to preorder today (although exact times they go live vary from store to store). Here are the links available so far:

Gradius II from Ship To Shore at $23 here,  from The Yetee at $25, and from Black Screen Records here at €27.

Gradius III from Ship To Shore at $36 here, from The Yetee at $35, and from Black Screen Records at €36 here.

Cosmic Star Heroine from Ship To Shore at $23 here and Limited Run Games at $30 here.

MOTHER from Ship To Shore at $40 here and from The Yetee at $35 here.

MOTHER 2 from Ship To Shore at $40 here and from The Yetee at $35 here.

Celeste from Ship To Shore at $35 here.

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Fangamer to release a complete 4LP Stardew Valley soundtrack

Earlier today Fangamer opened a listing for a vinyl release of the soundtrack to Stardew Valley. This version differs from the previous Stardew Valley release from Gamer’s Edition in that it’s the complete 77-track soundtrack.

The release will be a 4LP box set. Each record has a different marbled color – one is “Spring” pink, one is “Summer” peach, one is “Fall” orange, and the last is “Winter” white. The box is a slipcase containing each record in a cardboard sleeve. The entire release features new artwork from Kari Fry.

It is priced at $59 and is scheduled to release in early December, 2018. It can be preordered from Fangamer here.

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