Final Fantasy III -Four Souls-

For the game’s 30th anniversary Square Enix will be releasing a vinyl album with four arrangement tracks alongside the original versions of the same tracks of music from Final Fantasy III.

The release will be a single LP, but there is currently no other information on the packaging and looks of the release.

Preorders opened on August 26, 2020 and it is scheduled to release on November 18, 2020.

The Essential Games Music Collection Vol. 1

Silva Screen and Digger’s Factory are releasing the 2011 orchestral arrangement album “The Essential Games Music Collection Vol. 1” on vinyl.

The release will be a single 140g black vinyl LP. It will be housed in a regular LP jacket with a slightly modified version of its original 2011 digital cover art. It will be limited to 1300 copies.

Preorders opened on July 14, 2020 and it is scheduled to release in September, 2020.

Benyamin Nuss Plays Uematsu

Wayô Records have released a 10th anniversary vinyl edition of Benyamin Nuss’ “Nuss Plays Uematsu” piano arrangement album.

The release will be a single LP. It comes in a regular LP jacket with the same artwork as the original CD release. It includes an insert with liner notes and credits.

Preorders opened on March 28, 2020 and it was scheduled to release in June, 2020. However, it received a minor delay and released in mid-July, 2020.

This is the standard edition on black vinyl.

Bat Out Of HAL

Kirby’s Dream Band have released their video game music rock cover album, Bat Out Of HAL, on vinyl

The release is a single LP. It is housed in a single-pocket jacket with art by Maiko parodying the artwork of Meat Loaf’s “Bat Out Of Hell” album.

Preorders opened on March 20, 2020 and it was scheduled to release in June, 2020, but hit a minor delay and was released in early July, 2020.

This is the variant on red marbled colored vinyl, which is limited to approximately 100 copies. It was supposed to have the same colored swirl as the majority of copies, but the pressing plant made a mistake on the color on around 20% of the pressing so they came out red instead of purple.

Distant Worlds IV: More Music From Final Fantasy

AWR Records have releasing the soundtrack to the orchestral Final Fantasy arrangement album Distant Worlds IV on vinyl.

It is a 2LP on clear vinyl. It is housed in a gatefold jacket with photos from the recording sessions alongside performer credits.

Orders opened on June 18, 2020 and it began shipping out shortly after.

The Pink Album

This is an album made by Kirby’s Dream Band featuring rock covers of music from mainly Kirby’s Dream Land, but also Street Fighter II, Sonic The Hedgehog 2, Chrono Trigger, Cave Story, Final Fantasy IV, and Pokémon Red & Blue.

It is a 2LP. It comes in a gatefold jacket with a pink front cover and gatefold art by Maiko with each band member drawn as Kirby.

This is the 2017 repress. It comes with an obi and the records are on cream white vinyl with pink splatter. It is limited to 250 copies.

Final Fantasy VII Remake And Final Fantasy VII Vinyl

Square Enix have released a selection of tracks from Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy VII Remake on vinyl.

It is  a 2LP picture disc release. It is housed in a sturdy, textured triple gatefold jacket resembling a Buster Sword. It is wrapped in a silver-foiled cardboard silpcase with the game’s logo.

Preorders opened on July 7, 2019.

This is the EU variant, which features a different catalog number from the Japanese release and is pressed at GZ Media. It features different company credits than the US release, but is otherwise identical.

Final Fantasy VII Remake And Final Fantasy VII Vinyl

Square Enix have released a selection of tracks from Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy VII Remake on vinyl.

It is  a 2LP picture disc release. It is housed in a sturdy, textured triple gatefold jacket resembling a Buster Sword. It is wrapped in a silver-foiled cardboard silpcase with the game’s logo.

Preorders opened on July 7, 2019.

This is the US variant, which features a different catalog number from the Japanese release and is pressed at GZ Media. It features different company credits than the EU release, but is otherwise identical.

Benyamin Nuss Plays Uematsu

Wayô Records have released a 10th anniversary vinyl edition of Benyamin Nuss’ “Nuss Plays Uematsu” piano arrangement album.

The release will be a single LP. It comes in a regular LP jacket with the same artwork as the original CD release. It includes an insert with liner notes and credits.

Preorders opened on March 28, 2020 and it was scheduled to release in June, 2020. However, it received a minor delay and released in mid-July, 2020.

This is the collector’s edition on white and black split colored vinyl. It is limited to 300 copies and includes an art insert signed by Benyamin Nuss.

Bat Out Of HAL

Kirby’s Dream Band have released their video game music rock cover album, Bat Out Of HAL, on vinyl

The release is a single LP. It is housed in a single-pocket jacket with art by Maiko parodying the artwork of Meat Loaf’s “Bat Out Of Hell” album.

Preorders opened on March 20, 2020 and it was scheduled to release in June, 2020, but hit a minor delay and was released in early July, 2020.

This is the variant on “sunset” purple swirl colored vinyl, which is limited to approximately 400 copies.