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Data Discs taking preorders for the vinyl soundtrack to Nights Into Dreams

Data Discs are releasing the soundtrack to 1996 action game Nights Into Dreams on vinyl.

The release will be a 180g 2LP available in two variants – a limited edition on purple translucent with white splatter colored vinyl, and a standard edition on purple translucent colored vinyl.
It will be housed in printed sleeves within a single-pocket jacket with glow-in-the-dark game art.

Additionally, the limited edition will also come with a bonus 7″ with the Kids Version and Instrumental Version of the track “Dreams Dreams”.

The limited edition is an open preorder from now and until December 11, 2023 @ 9AM GMT.

The limited is priced at £40 and the standard at £32 and both are set to release in March, 2024. It can be preordered from Data Discs here.

Nights Into Dreams - Contents, Limited Edition
Nights Into Dreams - Contents, Standard Edition

Data Discs ready with preorders for Sonic Frontiers and Fantasy Zone vinyl preorders

Data Discs are ready with preorders for two new vinyl soundtrack releases. First off they are releasing the instrumental music from upcoming Sonic game Sonic Frontiers as both a selection and a comprehensive box set. Additionally, they are also release the soundtrack to arcade classic Fantasy Zone.

The Sonic Frontiers 2LP will come on 180g “Sonic” blue vinyl. It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with game art. It will include lithographic print and a 12-page booklet with liner notes.

The Sonic Frontiers box set will come on 180g clear vinyl with red, orange, green and blue splatter colored vinyl. They will be house in individual jackets within a slipcase box set with game art.
It will include four lithographic prints and a 12-page booklet with liner notes.

Fantasy Zone will be a single 180g LP available in three color variants – a limited edition pink-in-clear with blue splatter variant, a pink opaque variant, and a classic black variant.
It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with archival game art. It will also include a lithographic print.

Sonic Frontiers 2LP is priced at £33 and is scheduled to release no later than December 15, 2022. It can be preordered here.
The box set is priced at £87 and is scheduled to release in February, 2023. It can be preordered here.
Fantasy Zone is priced at £24 and is scheduled to release no later than November 15, 2022. It can be preordered here.

Sonic Frontiers - 2LP
Sonic Frontiers - Box Set
Fantasy Zone - Front, Splatter Vinyl
Fantasy Zone - Front, Pink Vinyl

Sonic Spinball vinyl soundtrack now available from Data Discs

Data Discs are releasing the Mega Drive/Genesis soundtrack to the 1993 pinball game Sonic Spinball on vinyl.

The release will be a single 180g LP cut at 45RPM. It will be available in three color variants:
– A limited edition frosted clear and blue translucent pinwheel colored variant
– A blue translucent colored variant
– A classic black variant
It will be housed in a heavy laminated single-pocket jacket with game art. It will also include a lithographic print of the cover art.

It is priced at £24 and is in hand and ready to ship. It can be preordered from Data Discs here.

Sonic Spinball - Pinwheel Vinyl
Sonic Spinball - Blue Vinyl

Data Discs back with Shadow Dancer vinyl soundtrack

Data Discs have just opened up preorders for the vinyl soundtrack to Sega Genesis action side-scroller Shadow Dancer: The Secret Of Shinobi.

The release will be a single 180g LP cut at 45RPM. It will be available in three color variants – a limited edition teal translucent with white splatter variant, a teal translucent variant, and a classic black variant.
It will be housed in a heavyweight single-pocket laminated jacket with game art. It will also include a lithographic print with archival artwork and an obi strip.

It is priced at £23 and is scheduled to release before February 16, 2022. It can be preordered from Data Discs here.

Shadow Dancer: The Secret Of Shinobi - Front, Limited
Shadow Dancer: The Secret Of Shinobi - Front, Teal

Ikaruga orders are now live from Data Discs

A few days ago Data Discs announced that they would be releasing the soundtrack to the shoot ’em up game Ikaruga on vinyl and now orders are open.

It will be a single 180g LP in three different color variants – a limited edition clear with black and white splatter variant, a white variant, and a classic black variant.
It will be housed in a heavy-weight single pocket jacket with game art and includes an obi strip and four lithographic prints with art by Yasushi Suzuki.

It is priced at £21 and is in-stock, however, due to COVID-19 restrictions they cannot ship as fast as normal, but expect to have all orders shipped out by November 20, 2020.
It can be ordered from Data Discs here.

Ikaruga - Contents

Shenmue II vinyl preorders now live from Data Discs

Data Discs have just launched preorders for the second entry in the action-adventure game Shenmue series – Shenmue II.

The release will be a single LP available in three 180g vinyl variants: A limited edition orange-in-light green translucent variant, a light green translucent variant, and a classic black vinyl variant.
It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with game art and will include two lithographic prints and an obi.

The limited edition variant is an open preorder that is available to preorder from now and until September 21, 2020 at 1PM UK time.

They are also releasing a standalone hard cardboard laminated slipcase with UV spot gloss varnish that can be used to house both Shenmue vinyl releases.

The vinyl release is priced at £21 and the slipcase at £12.50. They are scheduled to release no later than January, 2021.

The vinyl release can be preorderd from Data Discs here and the slipcase here.

Shenmue II - Limited Edition Vinyl
Shenmue II - Green Vinyl
Shenmue II - Black Vinyl
Shenmue II - Slipcase

Alien Storm and Alien Soldier to be released by Data Discs

Data Discs have been quiet for some time, but are now back with new vinyl releases for two Mega Drive soundtracks at once – the beat ’em up/shooter Alien Storm and the side scrolling run-and-gun Alien Soldier.

Alien Storm will be a single 180g LP cut at 45RPM. It will be available in three different color variants – a limited edition “seafoam” green translucent with “slime” green and brown splatter variant, a “slime” green variant, and a classic black variant.

It will be housed in a heavy single-pocket jacket with game art featuring embossed and spot varnished tentacles. It comes with a lithographic print.

Alien Soldier will be a 180g 2LP. It will also be available in three different color variants – a limited edition blue, frosted clear and grey tricolor with splatter variant, a grey opaque variant, and a classic black variant.

It will be housed in a heavy single-pocket jacket with game art. It comes with a fold-out poster and early orders will also include a set of three laminated character post cards.

Alien Storm is priced at £21 and Alien Soldier at £26. Both are scheduled to release no later than July 15, 2020.

Alien Storm can be preordered from Data Discs here and Alien Soldier here from 7PM BST today (or earlier if you’ve signed up for their newsletter passwords).

Alien Storm - Limited Vinyl
Alien Storm - Back Cover
Alien Soldier - Grey Vinyl
Alien Soldier - Limited Vinyl

Data Discs to release Radiant Silvergun soundtrack on vinyl

Earlier this year Data Discs announced that they would release the soundtrack to shoot’em up Radiant Silvergun on vinyl and now there’s finally details on the release.

The music will be remastered and the release features both the original arcade compositions on one disc and the Sega Saturn versions of tracks on the other.

The release will be a 180g 2LP available in three color variants – a limited edition orange/red/clear split and splatter variant, an orange translucent variant, and a classic black variant.
It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with game art and includes a double-sided lithographic print and a fold-out poster. Orders placed through Data Discs’ store will also include a sticker sheet.

It is priced at £26.50 and is set to begin shipping around mid-January, 2020. It can be preordered from Data Discs here at 7pm UK time (or earlier if you signed up for their newsletter codes).

Radiant Silvergun - Limited Vinyl
Radiant Silvergun - Orange Vinyl
Radiant Silvergun - Black Vinyl

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.

Sonic CD - Limited Edition
Sonic CD - Blue
Sonic CD - Black

Thunder Force IV is now available from Data Discs

Data Discs teased it late last year and finally confirmed a release date a few day ago. That day is now and orders for their Thunder Force IV (known in the US as Lightening Force) release are now open.

The release will be a 3LP and as usual it will be available in three variants. They will have a limited edition blue, black and grey swirl colored vinyl variant, an opaque blue vinyl variant, and a classic black vinyl variant.

The set will also come with a lithographic print and a fold-out poster with game art. Furthermore, it will not only contain the full game soundtrack, but also 10 unused “omake” tracks.

The release is priced at £32 and is in stock. They expect to be able to ship out all orders before the end of April, 2019.
It can be preordered from Data Discs here.

Thunder Force IV - Limited Edition