Ballads Of Hyrule

Materia Collecive have announced that they will be releasing Rozen’s “Ballads Of Hyrule” containing arranged version of music from the The Legend of Zelda series.

It will be a single LP on white vinyl housed in a regular LP jacket. It will be limited to 500 copies.

Preorders opened on April 6, 2018 and it is scheduled to release on July 1, 2018.

Hero Of Time

Hero Of Time is a musical retelling of the story of “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time” performed by a live orchestra, which was announced on Kickstarter by Materia Collective on September 30, 2016. One of the backer rewards is a vinyl album of the recording.

The campaign met its $50,000  backing goal on October 31, 2016.

Vinyl copies have been done by iam8bit and the performance is done by the National Slovak Symphony Orchestra.

This is the repress from September 2017. It differs from the standard variant by Disc 1 having a merge effect instead of a splatter effect.

Sins Of Hyrule

Materia Collective have released Rozen’s Sins Of Hyrule album with arranged Zelda music on vinyl.

The release is a 2LP on black vinyl. It comes in a jacket with artwork by Alderion-al and additional layout by Diego Jimenez. It was originally meant to be limited to 200 copies, but an additional 200 was added later making it a total of 400 copies.

Preorders opened on December 5, 2017 and it was scheduled to release around March 1, 2018. Manufacturing took a little longer than expected, and it began shipping in late March 2018.

Ressurection Of The Night: Alucard’s Elegy

Materia Collective have launched a Kickstarter for an orchestral arrangement album of music from Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night – and it includes a vinyl option at the $75 “Count Dracula’s Album” tier.

The campaign launched on October 30, 2017 with a goal of $30,000 and will end on November 27, 2017. The campaign finished succesfully after being funded in its last hour and reaching just over $30,000.

Physical rewards are currently scheduled to ship in October 2018.

Undertale: Determination

iam8bit & Materia Collective announced that they would be releasing RichaadEB & Ace Water’s Undertale arrangement album Determination on vinyl.

The release would’ve been a 3LP on red-in-black, blue-in-black, and purple-in-black colored vinyl. It would’ve been housed in a die-cut cover with glow-in-the-dark art by Drew Wise.

Preorders opened on September 15, 2017 and it was expected to release in Q1 2018.

However, on February 6, 2018 iam8bit sent out an e-mail announcing the cancellation of this release due to “lack of overall demand”.

Hero Of Time

Hero Of Time is a musical retelling of the story of “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time” performed by a live orchestra, which was announced on Kickstarter by Materia Collective on September 30, 2016. One of the backer rewards is a vinyl album of the recording.

The campaign met its $50,000  backing goal on October 31, 2016.

Vinyl copies have been done by iam8bit and the performance is done by the National Slovak Symphony Orchestra.

This is the Kickstarter exclusive variant with the records on gold colored vinyl. It was released in August 2017 after some delays.

Piano Collections: Pokémon Red & Blue

Materia Collective have succesfully funded the album Piano Collections: Pokémon Red & Blue on Kickstarter.

A vinyl version of this was made available at the $75 Starmie tier. The only detail available for the vinyl release is that iam8bit will be handling the production of these. While not confirmed it has been hinted that there will be a retail variant available from iam8bit at a later date that will be different from the Kickstarter variant.

The vinyl version is expected to begin shipping in June 2018.

Johto Legends (The Music Of Pokémon Gold & Silver)

iam8bit and Materia Collective have announced a vinyl release of the arranged Pokémon Gold & Silver album, Johto Legends.

The release will be a 2LP on white/gold split and white/silver split colored vinyl. It comes in a gatefold jacket with new art by Ryan Brinkerhoff.

Preorders opened on May 31, 2017 and it was scheduled to release in Q4, 2017. However, due to mastering the recording taking more time than expected it has been delayed to mid-May, 2018.

Undertale On Piano

iam8bit and Materia Collective have partnered up to release Undertale On Piano – a collection of piano covers of tracks from Toby Fox’ Undertale soundtrack.

The covers are arranged by David Peacock and performed by Augustine Mayuga Gonzales.

The release is a 2LP on 180g cream white and red vinyl. It comes in a cover with artwork by Andy DeGiulio.

Preorders opened on March 15, 2017 and it released early August, 2017.

Hero Of Time

Hero Of Time is a musical retelling of the story of “The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time” performed by a live orchestra, which was announced on Kickstarter by Materia Collective on September 30, 2016. One of the backer rewards is a vinyl album of the recording.

The campaign met its $50,000  backing goal on October 31, 2016.

Vinyl copies have been done by iam8bit and the performance is done by the National Slovak Symphony Orchestra.

It is a 2LP with one record on translucent green vinyl with white splatter and the other on purple & white merge.

Preorders for non-backers opened on December 9, 2016 and the record released late June 2017.