Cross Symphonic – A Symphonic Tribute To ‘Chrono Cross’

John Paul Hayward launched a Kickstarter for a symphonic arrangement of music from the game Chrono Cross, which included vinyl options starting at the $80 tier.

The Kickstarter launched three times – first one was cancelled, second one failed, but the third time it was succesful.

It sounds like it will be either 2LP or 3LP on colored vinyl, but details are still not certain.

Vinyl rewards are scheduled to ship out in April, 2020.

Xenogears Vinyl -Shinkaku-

Square Enix have released an album with arranged and original tracks from Xenogears. The arranged tracks are taken from the Myth and Creid arrangement albums.

The release is a black vinyl 2LP. It comes in a gatefold jacket with an obi.

Preorders opened on August 24, 2018 and it released on October 24, 2018.

Timeline

Yetee Records have released Marshall Art & Cory Johnson’s Timeline EP with game music rock arrangements on vinyl.

The release features arranged music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Chrono Trigger, Earthbound and Undertale.

This is the test pressing on black vinyl.

Timeline

Yetee Records have released Marshall Art & Cory Johnson’s Timeline EP with game music rock arrangements on vinyl.

The release features arranged music from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Chrono Trigger, Earthbound and Undertale.

It is a 10″ 45RPM EP on black vinyl with blue, green and grey splatter vinyl. It features artwork by Drew Wise.

Orders opened on September 20, 2017 and it shipped shortly after.

Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo – Music From Square Enix

Laced Records have released Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra’s Symphonic Fantasies Tokyo on vinyl.

The album is a 3LP on black vinyl with new art by Johnni Di-Doi and Petherton Press. It features arranged music from the games Kingdom Hearts I & II, Secret of Mana, Chrono Trigger, Chrono Cross, and Final Fantasy I-VII + X.

Preorders opened on October 25, 2016 and released mid-December 2016.

Epic RPG

The video game cover rock band THWOMP launched a Kickstarter for their third album titled “Epic RPG”. It included a vinyl option as a stretch goal (which was met).

The Kickstarter launched on March 11, 2014 and was succesfully funded on April 10, 2014.

As of March 2016 there’s no indication that a vinyl version of the album was ever finished.

Live At Symphony Hall

The Video Game Orchestra launched a Kickstarter for a live album of video game music titled “Live At Symphony Hall” which included a vinyl tier at $250.

The Kickstarter was launched on August 29, 2012 and was succesfully funded on October 9, 2012. The vinyl version was estimated to ship in April 2013.

As of March 2016 the album has launched digitally and on CD, but no vinyl version were made. The band did show interest in a vinyl version in a Facebook post from May 2015.

Warp Zone

Album by missingNo. featuring jazz covers of video game songs from Super Mario 64, Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, Donkey Kong Country 2, Final Fantasy VII, Cave Story, Ni No Kuni, and Chrono Trigger.

It was self-released after a succesful Indiegogo-campaign in 2013. Limited to 200 copies.

The Pink Album

Album done 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 was self-released after a succesful Kickstarter-campaign in 2013. Limited to 300 copies on pink vinyl.

SQ Trax

12″ EP released in 2011 by Square Enix. It features 6 remixed and rearranged versions of tracks from the games Final Fantasy III, Final Fantasy VI, Live A Live, Final Fantasy Adventure, Final Fantasy II, and Chrono Trigger.

Limited to 1000 copies.