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Super Mario 64 “demastered” arrangement up for vinyl order via Respawned Records

Respawned Records have opened up orders for the third entry in their series of “demastered” game soundtracks. This time it’s the Super Mario 64 OST getting treated to an NES-style arrangement titled “Power Star: Mario 64 Demastered”.

The release will be a single LP available in two color variants – a “Starry Sky” blue and yellow pinwheel variant, and a “Dire Dire” blue and white swirl variant.
It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with new artwork by Michael Lee.

It is priced at $30 and is in-hand and ready to ship. It can be ordered via Respawned Records here.

EU folks can also preorder via Black Screen Records here.

Power Star: Mario 64 Demastered - Front, Pinwheel
Power Star: Mario 64 Demastered - Front, Swirl
Power Star: Mario 64 Demastered - Gatefold

Super Mario 64 lofi arrangement now available on vinyl via Curaga Records

Curaga Records are now taking orders for the latest entry in their Video Game LoFi series and this time it’s a lofi take on the classic 3D platformer Super Mario 64’s music.

The release is a single 180g LP on black vinyl. It is housed in a holo-foil single-pocket jacket with artwork by Save Point.

It is priced at $28 and is in stock and ready to ship. It can be ordered via Curaga’s Bandcamp here or via the Materia Store here.

Video Game LoFi: Super Mario 64 - Front
Video Game LoFi: Super Mario 64 - Back

The Super Mario Bros. Movie vinyl soundtrack now up for preorder from iam8bit

iam8bit are now taking preorders for the vinyl soundtrack to the newly released The Super Mario Bros. movie. And yes, I know what you’re thinking. “This is not a video game”! And you’re right. But it does feature arrangements from several games in the Super Mario series, so close enough.

The release will be a 2LP available in two color variants – a “Mario & Luigi” red and green colored vinyl variant, and a “Princess Peach” pink and yellow colored vinyl variant (iam8bit exclusive).
It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with promotional artwork from the movie.

It is priced at $43 and is scheduled to release in Q3 2023. It can be preordered from iam8bit here.

EU folks can also preorder from Black Screen Records here.

The Super Mario Bros. Movie - Front, Standard Variant
The Super Mario Bros. Movie - Front, Exclusive Variant

Majora’s Mask arrangement album Time Once Lost now available on vinyl from Mango Mage

In May of 2022 Rozen released a newly remastered version of his 2015 The Legend Of Zelda: Majora’s Mask arrangement album Time Once Lost. And now Mango Mage Records are ready with orders for the vinyl release of the remastered version.

The release will be a single LP available in two color variants – a “dusk” orange with blue splatter variant, and a “dawn” clear with blue splatter variant. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork by Rozen and Silvermilk.

It is priced at $42 and is in hand and expected to begin shipping within two weeks from now. It can be ordered from Mango Mage Records here.

EU folks can also preorder from Black Screen Records here.

Time Once Lost - Front & Vinyl
Time Once Lost - Gatefold

Mana Wave releasing Scourgebringer soundtrack and Ocarina of Time arrangement on vinyl

Mana Wave have just dropped two new titles for Black Friday – the soundtrack to indie action platformer Scourgebringer and a lofi arrangement of music from The Legend Of Zelda: Ocarina Of Time titled “Lofi Of The Woods”.

Scourgebringer is a 2LP available in two color variants – a limited “Chiming Tree” white and blue swirl variant (100 copies, Mana Wave exclusive), and a standard light and dark purple colored variant.
It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork by Adrien Brégeot and will include a 24″x12″ art insert.

Lofi Of The Woods is a single LP available in two color variants – a “Forest Temple” green swirl variant, and a “Children Of The Woods” brown swirl variant.
It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with new artwork by ma-ko.

Scourgebringer is priced at $32 for standard and $35 for limited. Lofi Of The Lost Woods is priced at $28. Both are in stock and ready to ship.

Scourgebringer can be ordered here, and Lofi Of The Lost Woods here.

EU folks can also preorder Lofi Of The Lost Woods from Black Screen Records here.

Scourgebringer - Front, Limited
Scourgebringer - Front, Standard
Scourgebringer - Gatefold
Scourgebringer - Front, "Forest Temple"
Scourgebringer - Front, "Children Of The Woods"

Rozen’s Ballads Of Hyrule II now up for vinyl preorder

Rozen have opened up vinyl preorders for his The Legend Of Zelda series arrangement album Ballads Of Hyrule II.

The release will be a single LP on blue translucent colored vinyl. It will be housed in a matte gatefold jacket.

It is priced at $30 and is scheduled to release around July, 2022. It can be preordered via Bandcamp now.

Ballads Of Hyrule II - Front
Ballads Of Hyrule II - Gatefold

Super Mario 64 jazz arrangement coming from Black Screen Records

Black Screen Records have just announced that they are teaming up with Materia Collective for the vinyl release of the Super Mario 64 jazz arrangement album “Hang On To Your Hat”.

The release will be a 45RPM 180g 2LP. It will be housed in an embossed and gold-foiled gatefold jacket with cover art by José Acosta Calva and illustration by David René Christensen.

It will be available in multiple vinyl color variants – a Mario red and blue vinyl variant, a Luigi green and blue vinyl variant (exclusive to Materia Collective), a gold vinyl variant, and a standard black vinyl variant.

The release is priced at €45 and is scheduled to release in November, 2020. It can be preordered from Black Screen Records here.

Materia Collective’s exclusive variant will be available from them when it is in stock in November.

Hang On To Your Hat - Front (Mario Variant)
Hang On To Your Hat - Front (Materia Variant)
Hang On To Your Hat - Gatefold
Hang On To Your Hat - Back

Zelda & Chill is being released on vinyl by Materia Collective

The lofi hip hop arrangement album “Zelda & Chill” by Mikel & GameChops is getting a vinyl release from Materia Collective.

The release will be a single LP on black vinyl. It will come in a regular LP jacket featuring the artwork that was also used for the original digital release by Mikel, Chris Davidson and Cindy LaBreacht. The release will be limited to 500 copies.

It is priced at $25 and is scheduled to ship around February, 2019. It can be preordered now from Materia Collective’s Bandcamp.

Zelda & Chill - Front & Vinyl Zelda & Chill - Front Close-up

Sins Of Hyrule – an arranged Zelda album – is getting released on vinyl

Materia Collective have announced that they will be releasing Rozen’s Sins Of Hyrule album on vinyl. Sins Of Hyrule is an album with arranged music from the The Legend of Zelda games Ocarina of Time, Twilight Princess, Skyward Swords and Breath of the Wild.

The release will be a 2LP on black vinyl. The jacket features artwork by Alderion-al with additional layout by Diego Jimenez. It will be limited to 200 copies.

The album is priced at $40 and is scheduled to release around March 1, 2018.

It can be preordered from Bandcamp here.

Sins Of Hyrule - Mockup

Bit Brigade’s vinyl release of their “The Legend of Zelda” cover album is up for preorder

They teased it a while back in their newsletter, but now the preorder is ready. Bit Brigade is releasing their cover album of Koji Kondo’s “The Legend of Zelda” soundtrack.

The release will be a single LP in a standard record jacket and it will be on gold-colored vinyl.

The record is priced at $20 and they’re expected to begin shipping in mid-to-late August 2017. Preorders are open now via Hello Sir Records.

Bit Brigade Legend Of Zelda - FrontBit Brigade Legend Of Zelda - Front