The Legend Of Synthwave (Deluxe Edition)

GameChops ran a crowdfunding campaign on Bandcamp for a vinyl release of the The Legend Of Synthwave Zelda arrangement album.

The release will be a 45RPM 2LP on purple translucent colored vinyl. It will be housed in a jacket with artwork by Onsta.

The campaign ran from November 26 to December 26, 2021 and it is scheduled to release in May, 2022.

Mega Man 2 + Mega Man 3

Laced Records are releasing the soundtracks to Mega Man 2 and Mega Man 3 together on vinyl.

The release will be a 180g 2LP available in two variants – a “Mega Buster” blue swirl variant, and a black variant. It will be housed in a wide single-pocket jacket with artwork by Ultimatemaverickx.

Preorders opened on December 16, 2021 and it is scheduled to release in August, 2022.

Double Dragon I & II (Original NES Soundtrack)

Channel 3 Records are releasing the soundtracks to the NES versions of Double Dragon and Double Dragon II: The Revenge on vinyl.

The release will be a single 180g LP available in three color variants – “Double Dragon” gold (100 copies), “Jimmy” red splatter (450 copies), and “Billy” blue splatter (450 copies).
It will be housed in a gatefold jacket housed inside a gold-foil slipcover. It will also include a headband with the color matching the vinyl color variants.

Preorders opened on November 29, 2021 and it is scheduled to release in Q1 2022.

Metroid Cinematica Recharged

Mange Mage Records are releasing the symphonic Metroid arrangement album Metroid Cinematica Recharged on vinyl.

The release will be a 45RPM 4LP set available in three variants:
– A standard variant on purple translucent with pink swirl colored vinyl. Housed in a quadfold jacket.
– A Kickstarter-exclusive variant on red, green, gold and blue metallic colored vinyl. Housed in a wooden box. Limited to 500 copies.
– A Wax Mage variant limited to 20 copies.

The Kickstarter campaign ran from October 23 to November 23, 2021. It is scheduled to release in December, 2022.

The Belmont Tapes

Noir Grime are releasing the Castlevania I-III themed grime/rap album The Belmont Tapes on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP on black vinyl. It will be housed in a regular LP jacket with artwork by Melissa Butler.

The album was initially funded by an Indiegogo campaign, but general preorders opened on November 1, 2021. It is scheduled to release in April, 2022.

Hecho En Hyrule

Channel 3 Records are releasing the Zelda mariachi arrangement album Hecho En Hyrule on vinyl.

The release will be a single 45RPM LP on “Mexican Flag” red, white and green tricolor colored vinyl. It will be housed in an embossed single-pocket jacket with new artwork by Luis Pinto. It is limited to 500 copies.

Preorders opened on November 15, 2021 and it is scheduled to release in late March, 2022.

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 Third

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 February 28, 2022 in Japan and March 28, 2022 elsewhere.

Heroes And Villains First

Square Enix have released a series of compilations LPs with character and battle themes from the Final Fantasy series. This is the first release in that series.

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

Preorders opened on October 22, 2021 and it released on December 15, 2021 in Japan and March 28, 2022 elsewhere.

Boundless

Retro Game Remix successfully funded their MOTHER and EarthBound acoustic guitar cover album, Boundless, on vinyl via Kickstarter.

The release will be a single 180g LP on red translucent with red splatter colored vinyl. It will be housed in a regular LP jacket.

The campaign ran from August 10, 2021 to September 9, 2021. Vinyl rewards are scheduled to begin shipping out in February, 2022.