Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have launched vinyl preorders for two new releases composed by Dale North – the soundtracks to action roguelike Dreamscaper and strategy game Wargroove 2.
Dreamscaper will be a 2LP with one record on red and the other on clear with red splatter colored vinyl. It will be housed in a jacket with game art.
Wargroove 2 will be a 2LP on blue and white swirl colored vinyl. It will be housed in a jacket with new artwork by Drew Wise.
Dreamscaper is priced at $35 and Wargroove 2 at $40 and both are set to release in Q1 2024. Dreamscaper can be preordered from Ship To Shore here and Wargroove 2 can be preordered here.
EU folks can also preorder both from Black Screen Records here.
A+ Record have just launched vinyl preorders for a selection of music from the soundtrack to Chinese RPG GuJian.
The release will be available in both a regular and a limited “gift box” variant. The standard release will be a single LP on 180g green “smoke” colored vinyl. It will be housed in an individually numbered gatefold jacket with game art.
The limited version will include the standard vinyl release, but will have it housed in a wooden box set alongside a felt slipmat, an art print and four acrylic character stands that can sit on a turntable’s spindle while playing.
The regular variant is priced at 269 RMB and the limited at 369 RMB. The are both scheduled to release around January 10, 2024 and can be preordered via A+ Records’ Taobao store here. Please note that a proxy service may be required for orders shipping outside of China.
Lost In Cult Records and Black Screen Records are teaming up to release the soundtrack to Eastward’s upcoming Octopia DLC on vinyl.
The release will be a single LP on yellow colored biovinyl. It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with game art. It will also include an certificate of authenticity signed by composer Joel Corelitz. It will be limited to 1000 copies.
It is priced at £30 and is scheduled to release in Q2 2024. It can be preordered from Lost In Cult here.
UPDATE: I’ve been informed that a standard version with a different color vinyl and without the certificate will be available at a later time.
Streaming Arrow Records are now ready with preorders for the vinyl soundtrack to second entry in the Trails JRPG series – The Legend Of Heroes: Trails In The Sky SC. They took preorders for the first game in the series earlier this month.
The release will be a 4LP set available in three color variants – a limited edition blue and white swirl with rainbow splatter colored variant, a blue and white swirl colored variant and a black vinyl variant.
It will be housed in two gatefold jackets within a slipcase box set all featuring game art. It will include an 8-page booklet with game art and translated song lyrics.
It is priced at $100 (or $105 for the limited edition) and is an open preorder until December 7, 2023. It is scheduled to release in late May, 2024. It can be preordered via Streaming Arrow Records here.
The complete Trails In The Sky 12LP soundtrack bundle is also still available to preorder via Streaming Arrow for $315 here until November 30, 2023..
EU folks can also preorder the SC set via Black Screen Records here, and Canadians can preorder the SC set via Very Ok Vinyl here.
Very Ok Vinyl are now ready with preorders for the soundtracks to two visual novels by Studio Élan – the Please Be Happy soundtrack and the second part of the soundtrack to Highway Blossoms subtitled “Dawn”. The first part was released on vinyl in 2022.
Please Be Happy will be a single LP available in two (technically six) color variants – a randomly included clear with either red, yellow, orange, green or blue splatter colored vinyl, and a yet-to-be-shown limited edition “stupid fancy” variant.
It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with artwork by Adirosa.
Highway Blossoms – Dawn will be a single LP on blue-in-clear with blue splatter. It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with artwork by Adirosa and will include an insert with art.
They are priced at $39 CAD each ($79 CAD for the “stupid fancy” variant) and are both scheduled to release in March, 2024. Please Be Happy can be preordered from Very Ok Vinyl here and Highway Blossoms – Dawn can be preordered here.
EU folks can also preorder both via Black Screen Records here.
Far East Recording are releasing a selection of tracks from the Ape Escape soundtrack on vinyl under the title “Apes In The Net”.
The release will be a 12″ on black vinyl. It will be housed in a plain black sleeve with a sticker featuring release information.
It is priced around €20 (varies between retailers) and is set to release in February, 2024. It can be preordered via their distributor Rush Hour Music here, but is also available via various other retailers.
Game Music Collective is releasing the orchestral arrangement album “Restart – Finnish Game Music Revised” on vinyl. It features arrangements of tracks from the games Battlelands Royale, Iron Danger, Heroes Of Warland, Oceanhorn, Brawl Stars, Alan Wake, Trine 2, Angry Birds, Hill Climb Racing, and Nex Machina.
The release is a single LP on black vinyl. It is housed in a single-pocket jacket with cover art by Tarmio Juhola.
It is priced at €30 and is in-hand and shipping now. It can be ordered via Game Music Collective’s Holvi store here.
Materia Collective are releasing VGM cover band Tournament Arc’s self-titled debut album on vinyl. It features jazzy takes on music from Persona 5, Chrono Trigger, Final Fantasy VII, Journey, Metal Gear Solid 3, Bastion, Donkey Kong Country 2, The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time, and NieR: Automata.
The release will be a 180g 2LP available in two color variants – a gold colored vinyl variant (limited to 700 copies), and a standard black vinyl variant. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork by Absolum.
It is priced at $40 for the standard and $45 for the limited edition and is scheduled to release in early 2024. It can be preordered from the Materia Store here and from their Bandcamp here.
Firaga Records are ready with preorders for a vinyl release for the Deltarune Chapter 2 Remixed arrangement album.
The release will be a single LP on 180g black vinyl. It will be housed in a single pocket jacket with artwork by Ginkgo.
It is priced at $28 and is scheduled to release in February, 2024. It can be preordered from Firaga Records’ Bandcamp here and the Materia Store here.
Limited Run Games are now taking preorders for the vinyl soundtrack to indie adventure game Beacon Pines.
The release will be a 2LP on black vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with game art.
It is priced at $40 and is an open preorder from now and until December 17, 2023. It is scheduled to release 8-9 months after preorders close. It can be preordered from Limited Run Games here.