Twelve Doors: Tribute To Noriyuki Iwadare

Wayô Records will release a new arrangement album in tribute to composer Noriyuki Iwadare on vinyl.

It will be a 180g 2LP and will come with a 12-page booklet.

Preorders opened on May 24, 2020 and it is scheduled to release in Summer, 2020.

Grandia Memorial Album

Wayô Records will be releasing a selection of tracks from the Grandia soundtrack alongside the Grandia arrangement album Vent on vinyl.

The release will be a 3LP box set. The box set comes with new art by Toshiaki Hontani and comes with printed inner sleeves and a 20-page booklet.

It will be available in a retail mint green edition as well as a limited edition on “Saturn” green marbled vinyl limited to 500 copies, which also comes with a piano sheet music score for the main theme and an original shikishi art print by Toshiaki Hontani.

Preorders opened on May 24, 2020 and it is scheduled to release in Summer, 2020.

Benyamin Nuss Plays Uematsu

Wayô Records have announced that they will be releasing a 10th anniversary vinyl edition of Benyamin Nuss’ “Nuss Plays Uematsu” piano arrangement album.

The release will be a single LP. It will be available as a standard black release as well as a limited collector’s edition on black and white split vinyl, which is limited to 300 copies and comes with a photo signed by Benyamin Nuss.

Preorders opened on March 28, 2020 and it is not yet clear when it is scheduled to begin shipping.

Metal Slug 3 Original Soundtrack

Wayô Records have released the soundtrack to Metal Slug 3 on vinyl.

It is a 2LP and is housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork by SNK illustrator Tonko.

Preorders opened on February 1, 2020 and was scheduled to release in late March, 2020, but released in May, 2020 after a small delay.

This is the red translucent with white splatter vinyl version, which is primarily for EU distribution. Early preorders directly from Wayô also came with a shikishi print with an illustration by Tonko.

Little Big Adventure – Symphonic Suite & Original Soundtracks

Wayô Records have run a succesful Kickstarter campaign for a soundtrack release for original and arranged music for the games Little Big Adventure 1 and 2.

The vinyl release will be a 140g 2LP with one record on blue and the other on gold-colored vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with illustrations by Didier Chanfray.

The campaign was succesfully funded on June 29, 2019 and vinyl rewards were scheduled to begin shipping in December, 2019. However, the recordings were delayed until early 2020 so there’s currently no estimate for when it will release.

Samurai Shodown Original Soundtrack

Wayô Records have released the soundtrack to the 2019 Samurai Shodown game on vinyl.

The release is a 2LP on red marbled vinyl. It comes in a gatefold jacket with game art. It is limited to 500 copies.

The first 150 preorders comes with a shikishi art print signed by character designer Sami Yuji and composer Hiroshi Yamazoe.

Preorders opened on July 1, 2019 and it released on October 31, 2019.

Skies Of Arcadia Eternal Soundtrack

In April 2019 Wayô Records posted a teaser on Twitter showing an image from Skies Of Arcadia saying “It’s almost time to reveal the CD and Vinyl Edition”.

The release includes a selection of tracks from the original soundtrack as well as a piano suite.

The release is a 180g 3LP box set. The set includes a 24-page booklet with artwork and comments from the team behind the game. Early preorder copies also included a shikishi art print.

Preorders opened on May 19, 2019 and it released in July, 2019.

This is the limited edition with the soundtrack records on light blue marbled vinyl and the piano record on black vinyl.

Sonic Forces Original Soundtrack – The Vinyl Cutz

Wave Master and Wayô Records have released the soundtrack to Sonic Forces on vinyl. The release was announced by Sega on April 14, 2018.

The release is a 180g 2LP with one record on blue translucent vinyl and the other on silver-grey vinyl. It comes in a die-cut gatefold jacket and includes an insert with song lyrics.

Preorders opened June 19, 2018 and it released on June 29, 2018.