Ninja Gaiden The Definitive Soundtrack

Brave Wave have released a 4LP box set with the NES and arcade soundtracks to Ninja Gaiden, and the soundtracks to Ninja Gaiden II and III.

The box contain two gatefold albums one with the NES/Arcade soundtracks for Ninja Gaiden on orange and red vinyl, and the other with Ninja Gaiden II and III on blue and yellow vinyl.

Preorders opened on April 13, 2017 and it released early July.

Contra Original Video Game Soundtrack

Mondo have released the soundtrack to Contra. The release will have both the NES/Famicom and Arcade soundtracks.

The release is a 180g LP cut at 45RPM. It comes in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Eric Powell.

Orders for this opened on July 19, 2017. Orders started shipping shortly after.

This is the red and blue split variant.

Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse

Mondo have released Hidenori Maezawa, Jun Funahashi, Yukie Morimoto, and Yoshinori Sasaki’s soundtrack to Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse.

On February 13, 2017 it was confirmed via Twitter that the release will be a 2LP with one disc featuring the NES soundtrack and the other the Famicom soundtrack.

It released on March 22, 2017.

This is the orange translucent with grey & black splatter variant. It’s limited to 2500 copies.

The Legend Of Zelda (Cover Album)

Bit Brigade have announced in their e-mail newsletter that they will be releasing a reworked version of their The Legend Of Zelda cover album on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP on gold-colored vinyl in a regular album jacket.

Preorders opened July 24, 2017 and it is scheduled to release in late August, 2017.

Mariachi Entertainment System

Mariachi Entertainment System did a Kickstarter for their second album, which includes a vinyl option at the $225 tier.

The Kickstarter was succesfully funded on July 31, 2016 and expect to ship its rewards to backers in February 2017.

UPDATE: As of March 2017 I have yet to see any indication that these have shipped.

Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest

Mondo have released Kenichi Matsubara, Satoe Terashima, and Kouji Murata’s soundtrack to Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest.

On January 9, 2017 they announced the release date along with details. It featurse new artwork by Eric Powell and be a gatefold like the first release.

Mondo began taking orders on January 11, 2017 and started shipping shortly after.

This is the limited “night and day” variant on blue and yellow split vinyl. It’s limited to 1000 copies.

Kid Dracula

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have announced in an interview with GamesRadar, that they will be releasing the soundtrack to the Famicom version of Kid Dracula on vinyl.

It is expected to be a 7″, although it’s not been confirmed yet. It will be the second entry in Ship To Shore’s “Konami Kukeiha Club Museum Series”.

No release date have been announced yet.

Lagrange Point

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have released Konami Kukeiha Club’s soundtrack to the NES game Lagrange Point.

It’s a single LP with new original artwork by Drew Wise and liner notes by Jeremy Parish.

Preorders opened on September 27, 2016 and it released mid-November 2016.

This is the version on purple marbled vinyl.

Lagrange Point

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have released Konami Kukeiha Club’s soundtrack to the NES game Lagrange Point.

It’s a single LP with new original artwork by Drew Wise and liner notes by Jeremy Parish.

Preorders opened on September 27, 2016 and it released mid-November 2016.

This is the version on clear vinyl with purple streaks, which was exclusive to Ship To Shore’s own store.

Ninja Gaiden The Definitive Soundtrack Vol. 2

Brave Wave have released the Ninja Gaiden II and III soundtracks together in this release.

The release is a 2LP on blue and yellow colored vinyl. It comes in a gatefold jacket with game art. It includes a booklet with liner notes and artwork.

Preorders opened on April 13, 2017 and it released in July 2017.