The soundtrack contains tracks from different renowned synthwave and electro artists such as Carpenter Brut, Danger, The Toxic Avenger, Lorn, Scattle, Waveshaper, and Kn1ght.
The album with come in a gatefold cover with silver print and white gloss with artwork by Takashi Okazaki. It will be a 2LP release with one record on pink vinyl and the other on blue. The vinyl release is limited to 800 copies.
The album is currently scheduled for release on July 7, 2016 and it can be preordered from Bandcamp now. A few teaser tracks are also available via Bandcamp already and the album will contain a code for a full digital download when it releases.
While preorders opened for yesterdays Hyper Light Drifter announcement, iam8bit also snuck in a brand new listing for the soundtrack to Oxenfree, which is composed by SCNTFC.
The soundtrack will come on 2LP 180g colored vinyl in a foil-printed and die-cut jacket with cover art by Austin James and sleeve art by Heather Gross. The release comes with a download code which will be sent out to people who preorders on June 3 (and immediately to people who order on that date or later).
It had already been confirmed by SCNTFC on Twitter that his soundtrack would be released on vinyl and it was speculated that iam8bit would be the ones putting it out as they had already done merch for the game. It hadn’t been officially announced until today, though.
Today iam8bit announced that they will be releasing Disasterpeace’s soundtrack to the game Hyper Light Drifter. The soundtrack to Heart Machine’s game was met with critical acclaim when the game was released back in late March this year.
The soundtrack will be released as a 4LP set where each record comes on 180g vinyl in a different translucent color – pink, blue, green and red. The album will come in a triple gatefold housed in a hardcase and will feature new artwork from Heart Machine and Drew Wise.
The 4LP has been mastered for vinyl by Infrasonic Sound and the release comes with an instant digital download of the full soundtrack upon purchase.
Preorders are set to open tomorrow, May 26, at 10am PDT and the estimated release date is Winter 2016.
Today iam8bit listed preorders for Adrian Moore’s soundtrack to Loveshack’s mobile puzzle game, Framed.
The jazz noir themed soundtrack will be released on 180g blood red vinyl with black swirls. The album art is die cut and allows you to change the scenes in the windows on the cover. The artwork is done by Jude Buffum.
The album has been mastered for vinyl by Sterling Sound and comes with a digital download code for the soundtrack.
Today iam8bit announced that they will release the soundtrack to the Naughty Dogs’ newly released game Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. The score is done by Henry Jackman and the release will feature new artwork by Ashley Wood.
The artwork will be revealed on May 12 at 9AM PDT where preorders will open as well.
This post will be updated with more specifics on this release as well as links to preorder after the reveal.
UPDATE 12/5: Preorders are now live. There’s two different variants (see images at further down). One is a green/black merge at $35 and the other is an “Avery Coin” picture disc at $40. The picture disc is limited to 500 copies.
The release have been mastered for vinyl by Lurssen Mastering and it is scheduled to ship in Q3, 2016.
Today composer Chris Hülsbeck launched a Kickstarter campaign for a live orchestra version of his soundtrack to the 1991 Commodore Amiga game Turrican II: The Final Fight.
The album will be produced by Merrognon Studios (who have previously worked on the Final Symphony concerts and Hülsbeck’s Turrican Soundtrack Anthology). It will be released in individually numbered box sets that include the album on both CD and on a 2LP. Additionally, the box set will feature brand new manga-style artwork. The box set will be limited to 1000 copies.
The set will be available for backers who pledge $50 at the early bird tier or more. Higher tiers include art prints, signed score sheet, and more.
If the project is succesfully funded the box set is set to release in April 2017, with the digital version becoming available December 2016.
Today iam8bit announced that they will release the soundtrack to Moon Studios’ platforming adventure Ori And The Blind Forest on vinyl. The soundtrack is composed by Gareth Coker.
The release will be a 2LP 180g on blue and purple colored vinyl as well as a limited edition blue glow-in-the-dark vinyl variant (limited to 500 copies). The release will also feature brand new artwork by Aya Kakeda (see below). It will also include a download code for the digital soundtrack.
It is $35 for the colored version and $50 for the glow-in-the-dark version and they scheduled to release in Q3 2016 and can be preordered from iam8bit’s US store here and their UK store here starting tomorrow (April 29th).
In a newsletter Data Discs have just announced that they will be releasing Yoshitaka Azuma’s score to the 1995 Sega Saturn game Panzer Dragoon.
Not much was revealed other than the title announcement, where it was briefly stated that this title will join the previously announced Out Run OST for Data Discs’ 2016 lineup. A screenshot of the full (albeit brief) announcement can be seen below:
Iam8bit have opened for preorders for the vinyl soundtrack to the newly released The Banner Saga 2. Like the first game in the series this soundtrack has also been composed by Austin Wintory and like with the vinyl soundtrack for the first game, the artwork here is also done by Arnie Jorgensen.
The soundtrack will be on 180g 2LP vinyl with one record on cream colored and one on black vinyl. The release has been mastered specifically for vinyl at Telegraph Mastering and the release comes with a download for the digital soundtrack.