Late yesterday iam8bit announced a two new Undertale releases with Materia Collective in celebration of Undertale’s second anniversary and its Japanese release.
The first release will be a repress of the original Undertale soundtrack in a different cover than the original, which released late 2016. It also features new vinyl colors as the new version comes on blue and red in clear colored vinyl.
Preorders for the Japan Edition placed between September 15-22, 2017 will also include a bonus “Annoying Dog Shrine” 7″, which will feature the Dogsong (also released on bonus 7″ with the original) AND new PlayStation 4-exclusive tracks.
The second release will be of the Determination album, which is a heavy metal arrangement of the Undertale OST by RichaadEB and Ace Waters. This will be a 3LP on red, blue, and purple in black colored vinyl. It will be housed in a jacket with a glow-in-the-dark Sans face with die-cut eyes.
Artwork for both releases were done by Drew Wise, who also did artwork for iam8bit’s original Undertale soundtrack release.
The Japan Edition is priced at $40, while Determination is priced at $60. Both are scheduled to release in Q1 2018 (more specifically in March according to their Japanese announcement).
Preorders for the Japan Edition can be placed via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.
Preorders for Determination can be placed via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.
iam8bit have just launched a listing for a double release featuring Douglas Holmquist’s soundtracks for the mobile games Smash Hit and PinOut.
The release will be a 2LP on clear vinyl. It comes in a gatefold jacket with new art by Mediocre Games co-founder Henrik Johansson.
Some might recall that Holmquist’s PinOut soundtrack was released as a standalone soundtrack late last year. The tracklist for this new release isn’t up yet so it’s still not clear if it will identical to the older release. This new release will feature an exclusive Chipzel remix, but it’s not been disclosed what game track was remixed.
The release will be priced at $40 and is expected to release Q1 2018. Preorders will open August 3, 2017 at 10AM PT.
You can find the US store page here and the UK/EU store page here.
iam8bit have announced that they will be releasing Jakob Schmid’s soundtrack to the rhythm platforming game 140 on vinyl.
The release have been announced simultaneously with a new content patch for the game as well as the soundtrack being released digitally for the first time (which is impressive for a game released in 2013!).
The release will be a single LP picture disc housed in a printed inner sleeve with artwork by Niels Fyrst and Andreas Arnild Peitersen. It’s all housed in a regular LP jacket with the game’s logo.
Buyers will also receive a digital download of the soundtrack as well as a digital copy of the game. The release is limited to 1400 copies.
The release is priced at $28 and is scheduled to release in Q4, 2017. The record can be preordered now via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.
iam8bit have just announced that they will be releasing Materia Collective’s Pokémon Gold & Silver arrangement album Johto Legends on vinyl.
The release will be a 2LP on white & gold split and white & silver split colored vinyl. It comes in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Ryan Brinkerhoff. And finally, it will also include a digital download of the album.
The release is priced at $40 and is scheduled to release in Q4, 2017. Preorders will open on May 31, 2017 via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK store here.
UPDATE: Materia Collective have also updated their Kickstarter for this to include a $90 tier for a backer exclusive version of this vinyl release.
iam8bit have announced that they will be releasing Atlus Sound Team’s soundtrack to the game Persona 5 on vinyl.
The release will be available in 2 variants a 4LP set with a selection of tracks curated by the Atlus Sound Team, and a 6LP set with the full 110-track soundtrack. The 6LP set will be limited to just 1000 copies.
Both will be released in “quality box sets”, but there are no mockups of the artwork featured on the release yet. In total not much is known about the visuals of these releases yet, but iam8bit is teasing the announcement of a “top secret artists” who will be involved with these.
These are scheduled to release in Q4, 2017 and are priced at $100 for the 4LP set and $175 for the 6LP set.
They can be preordered via iam8bit’s US store here and their EU/UK store here.
Today iam8bit put up a listing for Matthew “2 Mello” Hopkins’ soundtrack to the game 2064: Read Only Memories (previously known simply as Read Only Memories) on vinyl.
The release will be a single LP on 180g “Turing” blue vinyl and comes in a jacket with new original artwork by Kristen Liu-Wong. The release also comes with liner notes by Hopkins himself and a digital download code. The release will be limited to 1000 copies.
The release is scheduled for a Q3, 2017 release and preorders will open tomorrow, April 13, 2017. It can then be preordered via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.
iam8bit have just announced that they will be releasing Jonathan Geer’s soundtrack to the game Owlboy on vinyl.
It will be a 2LP on 180g “cloudy sky”-colored vinyl. It comes in a gatefold cover with new artwork by Nicole Gustafsson. It also comes with a digital download for the soundtrack.
It is priced at $35 and scheduled for a Q2 2017 release. Preorders will open on March 23, 2017 via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.
iam8bit have announced that they are collaborating with Materia Collective on a series of video game music piano cover albums titled Series 88.
The first release in this series will be piano covers of Toby Fox’ Undertale soundtrack. The arrangements for the covers are done by David Peacock and performed by Augstine Mayuga Gonzales.
The album will be a 2LP on 180g cream white and red vinyl. The cover art will be done by Andy DeGiulio and is an homage to classic piano and jazz covers. This art style will supposedly be present throughout this series of piano releases.
Preorders placed before March 19, 2017 comes with a chance to win a copy of the Annoying Dog Song 7″, which was originally released together with the Undertale Soundtrack.
It is priced at $35 and is scheduled to release in Q2, 2017. Preorders open on March 15, 2017 via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.
The official Warframe site posted an announcement today saying that they’ve partnered with iam8bit for merchandise – which includes a vinyl release of the game’s soundtrack.
The release will be a 2LP on 180g “custom oxblood” vinyl and comes in a gatefold cover with new art by Patricio Betteo. It also includes a digital download of the soundtrack.
The soundtrack is composed by Keith Power and George Spanos and was given a full remaster specifically for this vinyl release.
It is priced at $36and is scheduled to release in Q2 2017. Preorders will open on March 17, 2017 via iam8bit’s US store here and their UK/EU store here.
Out of nowhere a listing has appeared on iam8bit’s webstore for the Planet Coaster soundtrack by Jim Guthrie and JJ Ipsen. Guthrie had previously hinted about a vinyl release of this on his Twitter account, but these are the first specifics announced.
The release will be a 2LP on “day-turns-to-night” blue and red vinyl. It comes in a gatefold cover with the discs housed in printed inner sleeves, and with all new artwork by Syd Weiler. It also comes with a digital download for the soundtrack.
People who order before March 19 will get an extra bonus in the shape of a limited edition slipmat.
The release is scheduled for a Q2 2017 release, and it can be preordered now via iam8bit’s US store here or their UK/EU store here.