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Wayô Records have opened preorders for a Grandia II vinyl soundtrack

Wayô Records have opened preorders for the vinyl soundtrack release to JRPG Grandia II.

The release will be a 3LP on “Light of Granas” yellow marble colored vinyl. It will be housed in printed sleeves within a box set with new artwork by Youshi Kanoe. It will also include a 16-page booklet with game art and liner notes.
The first 500 copies will include an A4 world map and a shikishi art print, of which the 300 first shikishis will be signed by Kanoe.

It is priced at €75 (note that the price may vary depending on VAT in your region) and is scheduled to release in September, 2023. It can be preordered from Wayô Records here.

Grandia II - Mockup

Wayô to release the Grandia soundtrack on vinyl alongside Iwadare tribute album

Wayô Records have just announced their next upcoming release, which is the soundtrack to the classic JRPG Grandia and accompanying arrangement album Vent together in one box set. Alongside this set they are also releasing a new Noriyuki Iwadare tribute arrangement album titled Twelve Doors.

The Grandia/Vent release will be a 180g 3LP box set. The box features new game art by Toshiaki Hontani and will include printed inner sleeves and a 20-page booklet featuring artwork and liner notes from the game’s development team.

It will be available in a standard edition on mint green vinyl as well as a limited edition on “Saturn” green marbled vinyl, which is limited to 500 copies and also includes a piano sheet music for the game’s main theme and a shikishi print with art by Toshiaki Hontani.

Twelve Doors will be a 180g 2LP set. It will include a 12-page booklet.

The Grandia standard set is priced at €60, the limited at €67.50 while Twelve Doors is €30. They are all scheduled to release in Summer, 2020.

The Grandia standard set can be preordered from Wayô Records here, the limited edition set here, and Twelve Doors here.

Grandia - Limited Edition
Grandia - Standard Edition
Twelve Doors - Front