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Battletoads 1991 and 2020 soundtracks to get vinyl release from iam8bit

iam8bit have just announced that they are releasing the soundtrack to the original 1991 NES release of Battletoads alongside the brand-new 2020 reboot of the series. They originally released the NES soundtrack back in 2015.

The release will be a 2LP on “Pimple” pink. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with 3D pop-up fist artwork by Alex Pardee.
500 randomly chosen preorders from iamb8it will also get a “Rash’s Toadally Rad Adventure” cassette tape.

It is priced at $43 and is scheduled to release in Q4 2020. It can be preordered from iam8bit here.
European customers can also order from Black Screen Records here.

Battletoads (2020) - Front
Battletoads (2020) - Gatefold

Limited Run Games to sell soundtracks to two Mike Bithell games

Late yesterday Limited Run Games announced that they will be selling vinyl soundtracks for the two Mike Bithell games Volume and Thomas Was Alone. Both are composed by David Housden.

Volume will be a single black 180g LP housed in a single pocket jacket with game art. The vinyl release for this is handled by Laced Records.

Thomas Was Alone will be a single blue translucent 180g LP housed in a single pocket jacket with layout handled by Dane Baudoin. The vinyl release for this is handled by Black Screen Records. It is identical to the vinyl release from last year except for the record being on blue instead of red or black.

Both titles are limited to 500 copies (although some sources have said that Volume is actually 800 copies). They will both go on sale on May 4, 2018 at 10AM EST.

Volume will be priced at $30 and will be available from Limited Run Games here.

Thomas Was Alone will be priced at $28 and will be available from Limited Run Games here.

Volume - Contents Thomas Was Alone - Front (Blue Vinyl)

Black Screen Records to release the Thomas Was Alone soundtrack on vinyl

Black Screen Records just announced that they will be releasing David Housden’s soundtrack to the game Thomas Was Alone on vinyl.

The release will be single 180g LP in two color variants – red or black vinyl. It is housed in a regular record jacket with artwork by Dane Baudoin. It includes a download code for a digital copy of the album.

It is priced at €26 and is scheduled to release late October 2017. It can be preordered from Black Screen Records’ store now.

Thomas Was Alone - Front + Record Thomas Was Alone - Back