Hyperdub have announced that they will be releasing the compilation album “Diggin’ In The Carts, A Collection Of Pioneering Japanese Video Game Music” on vinyl.
The release is a 180g 2LP with one orange and one green record. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with original artwork by Koji Morimito. It will include 3 art prints.
Preorders opened on June 1, 2018 and it is scheduled to release on July 20, 2018.
A vinyl version of Namcot Game A La Mode II have been released by Victor Musical Industries in 1988.
Very little is known about this release.
LP released in 1986 by Victor. It contains 9 tracks from the games Valkyrie no Bōken: Toki no Kagi Densetsu, Mappy, Warp Man, Galaxian, Galaga, Star Luster, Xevious, Tower Of Babel, Battle City, Pac-Man, Dig Dug, Sky Kid, and Libble Rabble. Some of the tracks are medleys with music from several games.
LP released in 1989 by Victor. It contains 9 tracks from the games Bravoman, Pacmania, Final Lap, Quester, and Dragon Spirit.
LP released in 1988 by Victor. It contains 6 tracks from the games Assault, Galaga ’88, Bakutotsu Kijūtei: Baraduke II, World Stadium, Rolling Thunder, and Toypop.
LP released in 1987 by Victor. It contains 6 tracks from the games Dragon Spirit, Toypop, Blazer, Wonder Momo, Thunder Ceptor, and Shadow Land.
LP released in 1986 by Victor. It contains 9 tracks from the games Motos, Sky Kid, Baraduke, Star Luster, Genpei Tōma Den, New Rally-X, Mappy, Dig Dug, and Libble Rabble.
LP released in 1987 by G.M.O. Records. It contains 12 tracks from the games Yokai Dochuki, Sky Kid Deluxe, Baraduke, Wonder Momo, and Motos.
LP released in 1987 by G.M.O. Records. It contains 12 tracks from the games The Return Of Ishtar, Thunder Ceptor, Hopping Mappy, Rolling Thunder, and Genji And The Keike Clans.
Flexi-disc 7″ released in 1988 by Softbank Publishing. Contains 6 tracks from the games The Ninja Warriors, Bravoman, and Toypop.