Pure2: Ultimate Cool Japan Jazz

F.I.X. Records have released the arrangement album Pure2: Ultimate Cool Japan Jazz on vinyl. It features arranged tracks from various visual novels and OVAs.

The release is a 2LP on black vinyl and is housed in a gatefold jacket with foil-numbering. It includes an insert with lyrics and credits.

It released on April 27, 2018.

Silent Hill

Mondo have confirmed that they will be releasing Akira Yamaoka’s soundtrack to Silent Hill.

It will be a 2LP on 180g. It comes in a jacket featuring new artwork by Sam Wolfe Connelly.

This is the 2019 repress on white vinyl, which released on March 6, 2019.

Metal Gear Solid (Original Video Game Soundtrack)

Mondo have announced the release of the Metal Gear Solid soundtrack on the obi for the 2019 repress of Silent Hill and Silent Hill 2.

There’s no info out on this other than it’s “Due in 2019”.

Resident Evil 2 (Original Soundtrack)

Laced Records have announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to Resident Evil 2 on vinyl.

The release will be a 180g 2LP and will be housed in a gatefold jacket with new art. It will be available on limited edition red and black vinyl, and standard black vinyl.

Preorders opened on February 20, 2019 and it is scheduled to release in April, 2019.

Storia Powered By Square Enix (Kenji Ito Selection)

Square Enix have released a compilation LP with tracks from Kenji Ito. The release was made for one of their Storia Café events in Japan.

It is a single LP on black vinyl housed in a regular LP jacket.

It was released for the event on September 26, 2018.

Storia Powered By Square Enix (Zuntata Selection)

Square Enix have released a compilation LP with tracks from Zuntata. The release was made for one of their Storia Café events in Japan.

It is a single LP on black vinyl housed in a regular LP jacket.

It was released for the event on January 30, 2019.

Cross Symphonic

John Paul Hayward launched a Kickstarter for a symphonic arrangement of music from the game Chrono Cross, which included vinyl options starting at the $80 tier.

The campaign was looking for $150,000, but was cancelled on the first day due to some licensing complications.

It’s currently unclear if it will relaunch.

VGM Acapella Volume 1

Yetee Records have released Smooth McGroove’s VGM Acapella Volume 1 album on vinyl.

It is an acapella arrangement album.

The release is a single LP on yellow vinyl. It comes in a regular LP jacket with new artwork by Drew Wise.

Preorders opened on January 23, 2019 and it began shipping out in late March, 2019.

Distant Worlds III: More Music From Final Fantasy

AWR Records have released the orchestral arrangement album Distant Worlds III: More Music From Final Fantasy on vinyl.

The release is a 2LP on blue translucent vinyl and comes in a gatefold jacket.

Preorders opened on December 5, 2018 and it began shipping out on December 10, 2018.

Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night (Original Video Game Soundtrack)

Mondo have released Michiru Yamane’s soundtrack to Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night on vinyl. It was first announced back in April, 2016, but was not announced with details until October 24, 2018.

It includes the PlayStation soundtrack and 7 tracks from the Sega Saturn version.

It is a 180g 2LP. It comes in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Jasmin Darnell.

Preorders opened on October 24, 2018 and began shipping out shortly after.

This is the red translucent vinyl variant.