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Darius II vinyl soundtrack up for preorder via Ship To Shore PhonoCo.

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have opened up preorders for the vinyl soundtrack to the arcade shoot ’em up Darius II.

The release will be a single LP available in two variants – a red splatter colored vinyl variant (exclusive to Ship To Shore), and a clear vinyl variant. It will be housed in gatefold jacket with game art and will include liner notes by composer Hisayoshi Ogura and games journalist Anthony John Agnello.

It is priced at $25 and is scheduled to release in November, 2021. It can be preordered from Ship To Shore here.

EU folks can also preorder from Black Screen Records here, and UK folks from Chipfreq here.

Darius II - Front

Darius (Arcade Classics Vol. 2) preorders are live via Ship To Shore PhonoCo. now

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. announced last year that Zuntata’s soundtrack to 1987 shoot-em-up Darius would be the second entry in their Taito Arcade Classics series.

The release will be a single LP housed in a gatefold jacket with liner notes by composer Hisayoshi Ogura and games write Anthony Agnello. The release will be available in two color variants – ‘Silver Hawk, Player 1’ red and ‘Silver Hawk, Player 2’ blue.

The album is expected to release early May 2017 and can be preordered now via Ship To Shore PhonoCo.’s webstore (US) and via Vinyl-Digital (EU).

UPDATE: There will be a special limited edition available as well via Limited Run Games on blue and red marbled vinyl.

Arcade Classics Volume Two - Darius - Front + Red Vinyl Arcade Classics Volume Two - Darius - Front + Blue Vinyl Arcade Classics Volume Two - Darius - Artwork + Info