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.

Sea Of Stars: Wellspring Genesis Original Soundtrack

The Kickstarter campaign for the game Sea Of Stars included a vinyl soundtrack reward as part of the $160 CAD “A hero to be remembered” backer tier. The vinyl release will be handled by iam8bit.

It appears to be a 2LP release on orange and light blue translucent colored vinyl, but it is not certain that this is final.

This is a Kickstarter exclusive colorway, but it appears that a retail variant will also be made available for purchase eventually.

The Kickstarter campaign ended in April, 2020 and rewards are currently scheduled to begin shipping in March, 2022.

Guardia: The X-Strike Sessions

Yetee Records and Materia Collective have released an arrangement EP of music from Chrono Trigger.

The release is a 10″ record on yellow vinyl with red splatter. It comes in a 10″ jacket with lenticular artwork by Drew Wise. It is limited to 500 copies.

Preorders opened on March 15, 2020 and it released April 10, 2020.

Parallelus

Materia Collective will be releasing the Chrono Cross arrangement album Parallelus on vinyl.

The release will be 45RPM LP on black vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork by Leon Tukker. First run will be limited to 500 copies.

Preorders opened on November 18, 2019 and it was scheduled to release in January, 2020. However, it has been delayed until July, 2020 at the earliest due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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.

The release will be a 2LP on colored vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork by Rowye and will be individually numbered.

Vinyl rewards were scheduled to ship out in April, 2020, but a combination of manufacturing issues and the COVID-19 pandemic have caused some delays, meaning there’s no currently clear ETA for when they can begin shipping.

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.

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.