The Planet X3 soundtrack is now available on vinyl

The soundtrack to Planet X3, a recently released crowdfunded real-time strategy game for MS-DOS, have been released on vinyl by the composer, Anders Enger Jensen’s EOX Studios.

The release is a single black vinyl LP. It comes in a regular jacket with artwork by Renaud Scheidt. It includes a download for the full soundtrack.

It is priced at $43 (with worldwide shipping included in the price) and is ready to ship out. It can be ordered from EOX Studios’ site here.

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The Celeste B-Sides vinyl preorders are now live

We’ve known it’s been coming for some time, but there’s finally preorders and a release date up for Ship To Shore PhonoCo.’s vinyl release of the B-Sides music from Celeste.

The release will be a single LP housed in a regular LP jacket with new artwork by Drew Wise. It will be available in three color variants – a purple/pink split color vinyl exclusive to Ship To Shore’s store, a crystal clear retail variant, and a purple-in-clear variant exclusive to Black Screen Records.

Early orders from Ship To Shore’s store will also include one of two exclusive flexi discs with an 8-bit remix track (as long as stock lasts).

It is priced at $27 (€30 for the EU version) and is scheduled to release in early July, 2019 (and a little later for the EU version).
It can be ordered from Ship To Shore here and from Black Screen Records here.

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Preorders for the Shadow Of The Beast vinyl Soundtrack up now

Lag Records’ long-awaited vinyl release for the classic Commodore Amiga soundtrack to Shadow Of The Beast is now available to preorder.

The release will be a single LP on purple translucent vinyl in a regular record jacket with brand new artwork by Keith Rankin.

It is priced at £20 and scheduled to release 2-3 months from now (so sometime in August or September). It can be preordered from Lag Records here.

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Data Discs to release the soundtrack to Sonic CD on vinyl

Data Discs have just hit us all with a massive surprise release. They are going to release the original Japanese soundtrack to Sonic CD on vinyl.

The tracklist have been newly arranged based around the game’s time zones and will differ from previous releases of this soundtrack.

The release will be a 180g 3LP. It comes in a heavy single pocket sleeve with game art. It includes three art prints with art from Sega’s archives and liner notes by composer Naofumi Hataya.

As always there will be three different color variants – a limited edition with one disc on blue-in-clear vinyl with green splatter, one disc on green-in-clear vinyl with blue splatter, and one on blue vinyl. There will also be a blue colored vinyl variant and a classic black vinyl variant. All variants will feature an etching on side F.

It is priced at £35 and is scheduled to release in September, 2019. It can be preordered from Data Discs now.

Please note that preorders for the limited edition are timed and will close on June 17.

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The Ghost Giant soundtrack is getting a vinyl release

I’m a few days late with these news, but video game publisher Perp Games have recently released the soundtrack to the VR game Ghost Giant on vinyl.

The release is a single LP on blue vinyl. It comes in a regular LP jacket and is limited to 200 copies.

It is priced at £30 and is available for shipping now. It can be ordered from Perp Games here.

Please note that the Perp Games store only supports UK shipping, but international customers can still request a shipping quote on their site here.

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iam8bit to release Hitman: The Critical Collection 4LP

iam8bit hav eannounced that they will release a 4LP set titled Hitman: The Critical Collection. It will feature music from Hitman: Codename 47, Hitman 2: Silent Assassin, Hitman: Contracts, and Hitman: Blood Money.

The set will be a 4LP with the records being on grey, white, black, and red vinyl. The set will be housed in a quadfold jacket with new artwork by Drew Wise. It will be limited to 2000 copies.

It is priced at $100 and is scheduled to release in Q4, 2019. Preorders will open on June 6, 2019 at 10AM PDT from iam8bit’s store here.

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Black Screen Records to release Blood & Truth vinyl soundtrack

Black Screen Records have announced that they are releasing the soundtrack to PSVR action game Blood & Truth on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP with one record on pink translucent and the other on clear colored vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with original artwork by Chris Clancy.

Additionally, Black Screen Records will also be releasing a limited edition 45RPM 12″ with the game’s four vocal tracks at a later date.

The 2LP release is priced at €33 and is scheduled to release in early August, 2019. You can preorder it from Black Screen Records here.

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The BattleTech vinyl soundtrack can now be preordered from Black Screen Records

Black Screen Records and composer Jon Everist confirmed it a while back now, but today preorders finally opened for the vinyl release of the BattleTech soundtrack.

The release will be a 180g 2LP on white and black “ink spot” swirl colored vinyl. It will come in a gatefold jacket with original artwork by Joel DuQue, who is the concept artist for the game’s developer, Harebrained Schemes. It will also include a digital download of the full soundtrack along with a download for the Urban Warfare Expansion soundtrack.

It is priced at €34 and is scheduled to release in early August, 2019. It can be preordered from Black Screen Records here.

A small number of signed copies can also be preordered directly from Jon Everist’s Bandcamp for $55 here.

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Bandai Namco Europe to release the Man Of Medan soundtrack on vinyl

A listing for a vinyl release of selected tracks from the soundtrack to the upcoming game The Dark Pictures: Man Of Medan have gone up on Bandai Namco Europe’s online store.

The release will be a single LP on black vinyl. It will come in a gatefold jacket with game art.

It is priced at €15 and is scheduled to release August 30, 2019. It can be preordered from Bandai Namco Europe here. Please note that they only ship to Europe (EMEA) and people outside of Europe (EMEA) will need a VPN to even access the site.

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Wayô Records’ Kickstarter for the Little Big Adventure soundtrack is up now

They’ve been teasing this campaign for a while, but now Wayô Records’ campaign for a release of both original and new arranged music from the Little Big Adventure games (known in the US and Asia as Relentless: Twinsen’s Adventure and Twinsen’s Odyssey) is live. And with vinyl options of course.

The release will contain original music from both Little Big Adventure games as well as a new symphonic suite arranged by original series composer Philippe Vachey.

The vinyl release will be a 140g 2LP on blue and gold vinyl. They will be housed in a gatefold jacket with original art by Didier Chanfray. It will also include a shikishi board with game artwork.

The vinyl tier starts at €49 and vinyl rewards are scheduled to begin shipping between December 2019 and March 2020 depending on manufacturing times.

It can be backed on Kickstarter here.

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