Distant Worlds V: More Music From Final Fantasy

The Distant Worlds Twitter account have announced that AWR Records will be releasing the Distant Worlds V arrangement album on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP on clear vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with session photography and credits.

Orders opened on November 29, 2021 and it is scheduled to begin shipping shortly after.

Heroes And Villains Fourth

Square Enix are releasing a series of compilations LPs with character and battle themes from the Final Fantasy series. This is the third release in that series.

The release will be a single LP on black vinyl. It will be housed in a tip-on jacket with illustrations by Tetsuya Nomura.

Preorders opened on October 22, 2021 and it is scheduled to release on March 28, 2022.

Heroes And Villains Second

Square Enix are releasing a series of compilations LPs with character and battle themes from the Final Fantasy series. This is the second release in that series.

The release will be a single LP on black vinyl. It will be housed in a tip-on jacket with illustrations by Tetsuya Nomura.

Preorders opened on October 22, 2021 and it is scheduled to release on December 27, 2021 in Japan and March 28, 2022 elsewhere.

World Of Ruin

Respawned Records have released the Final Fantasy VI piano arrangement “World Of Ruin” on vinyl.

The release is a 2LP. It is housed in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Abi Scott. It also includes an insert with the gatefold art.

Preorders opened on August 23, 2021 and it began shipping in early September, 2021.

This is the “Kefka” variant on red-in-milky clear with green splatter colored vinyl. It is limited to 250 copies.

World Of Ruin

Respawned Records have released the Final Fantasy VI piano arrangement “World Of Ruin” on vinyl.

The release is a 2LP. It is housed in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Abi Scott. It also includes an insert with the gatefold art.

Preorders opened on August 23, 2021 and it began shipping in early September, 2021.

This is the “Terra” variant on purple and pink with green splatter colored vinyl. It is limited to 250 copies.

Esperwave

Channel 3 Records are release the Final Fantasy VI arrangement album Esperwave on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP available in four color variants – a “Palazzo” pink smoke variant (500 copies), a “Figaro Regalia” blue with yellow splatter variant (300 copies), a “Magicite” blue metallic variant (150 copies), and a classic black variant (50 copies).
It will be housed in a single-pocket tip-on jacket with new artwork by Yoshitaka Amano. It will include a holo foil obi strip and a 11″x11″ insert with liner notes.

Preorders opened on August 13, 2022 and it is scheduled to release in Q2 2022.

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.

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.

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.

War Of The Triad

The metal arrangement album “War Of The Triad” by Knight Of The Round have been released on vinyl.

The release is a single LP on clear vinyl with black smoke and comes in a regular LP jacket.

Orders opened on December 29, 2018 and it began shipping out shortly after.