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Laced Records are taking preorders for the Yakuza 0 vinyl soundtrack

Laced Records have launched preorders for a vinyl release of the soundtrack to action-adventure game Yakuza 0.

The release will be available as a 6LP set and a 2LP selection set.

The 6LP set will be available as a 180g limited edition color-in-color vinyl set as well as a 180g black vinyl set. It will be housed in a slipcase box set with each disc in its own spined sleeve featuring game art.

The 2LP set will be on 180g light blue and green colored vinyl. It will be housed in a wide-spined single-pocket jacket with printed inner sleeves featuring game art.

The 6LP set is priced at £100/$120 and the 2LP set is priced at £33/$35. Both are set to release in October, 2021 and can be preordered via Laced Records here.

Yakuza 0 - Box Set
Yakuza 0 - 2LP Set

Panzer Dragoon: Remake vinyl soundtrack from Brave Wave up for preorder

Brave Wave are releasing the new rearranged score by Saori Kobayashi for Panzer Dragoon: Remake on vinyl.

The release will be a 2LP with one record on blue and the other on orange colored vinyl. It will be house din a gatefold jacket with game art. It will include a booklet with liner notes as well as a download card.
There will also be 500 copies available, which will come with an A4 poster signed by Saori Kobayashi.

It is priced at €40/$40 (€40/$50 for the signed version) and is scheduled to release in May, 2021.
It can be preordered via BigWax now here, and via Limited Run Games here for the standard and here for the signed version later today at 10AM ET.

Panzer Dragoon: Remake - Front

Cartridge Thunder have opened preorders for a Comix Zone vinyl release

Cartridge Thunder announced it a few days ago and now they are ready with preorders for the soundtrack to the comic-themed beat ’em up Comix Zone on vinyl.

The album will include the original game soundtrack as well as the Sega Tunes arrangements.

The release will be a 2LP with one record on white with black splatter and the other on red and yellow swirl colored vinyl. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with before-and-after level artwork as well as original game illustration by Tony De Zuniga.
It also includes a 6-page booklet featuring interviews with the game’s composer and creators.

It is priced at $40 and is scheduled to release in January, 2021. It can be preordered from Cartridge Thunder here.

Comix Zone - Front
Comix Zone - Gatefold
Comix Zone - Back

Shenmue II vinyl preorders now live from Data Discs

Data Discs have just launched preorders for the second entry in the action-adventure game Shenmue series – Shenmue II.

The release will be a single LP available in three 180g vinyl variants: A limited edition orange-in-light green translucent variant, a light green translucent variant, and a classic black vinyl variant.
It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with game art and will include two lithographic prints and an obi.

The limited edition variant is an open preorder that is available to preorder from now and until September 21, 2020 at 1PM UK time.

They are also releasing a standalone hard cardboard laminated slipcase with UV spot gloss varnish that can be used to house both Shenmue vinyl releases.

The vinyl release is priced at £21 and the slipcase at £12.50. They are scheduled to release no later than January, 2021.

The vinyl release can be preorderd from Data Discs here and the slipcase here.

Shenmue II - Limited Edition Vinyl
Shenmue II - Green Vinyl
Shenmue II - Black Vinyl
Shenmue II - Slipcase

Laced Records have opened preorders for Total War: Three Kingdoms 3LP

Today Laced Records announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to the latest game in the long-standing strategy game series Total War – Total War: Three Kingdoms – on vinyl.

The release will be a 3LP on 180g red translucent vinyl. It will be housed in a triple gatefold jacket featuring artwork by Lulu Zhang and Matt Wright.

It is priced at £45/$50 and is scheduled to release in late October, 2020. It can be preordered from Laced Records here.

Total War: Three Kingdoms - Front
Total War: Three Kingdoms - Contents

Alien Storm and Alien Soldier to be released by Data Discs

Data Discs have been quiet for some time, but are now back with new vinyl releases for two Mega Drive soundtracks at once – the beat ’em up/shooter Alien Storm and the side scrolling run-and-gun Alien Soldier.

Alien Storm will be a single 180g LP cut at 45RPM. It will be available in three different color variants – a limited edition “seafoam” green translucent with “slime” green and brown splatter variant, a “slime” green variant, and a classic black variant.

It will be housed in a heavy single-pocket jacket with game art featuring embossed and spot varnished tentacles. It comes with a lithographic print.

Alien Soldier will be a 180g 2LP. It will also be available in three different color variants – a limited edition blue, frosted clear and grey tricolor with splatter variant, a grey opaque variant, and a classic black variant.

It will be housed in a heavy single-pocket jacket with game art. It comes with a fold-out poster and early orders will also include a set of three laminated character post cards.

Alien Storm is priced at £21 and Alien Soldier at £26. Both are scheduled to release no later than July 15, 2020.

Alien Storm can be preordered from Data Discs here and Alien Soldier here from 7PM BST today (or earlier if you’ve signed up for their newsletter passwords).

Alien Storm - Limited Vinyl
Alien Storm - Back Cover
Alien Soldier - Grey Vinyl
Alien Soldier - Limited Vinyl

Vectormania arrangement album coming from Respawned

The debut vinyl release from new label Respawned Records is a synthwave arrangement album of music from the classic run-and-gun platformer Vectorman.

The release will be a single LP on “Orbot” green swirl colored vinyl. It will be housed in a regular LP jacket with new artwork by Wenart Gunadi. The release will be limited to 300 copies.

It is priced at $25 and is scheduled to release in Q1 2020. Preorders will open today at 1PM EST from Respawned’s store here.

Vectormania - Front & Record
Vectormania - Back

Data Discs to release the soundtrack to Sonic CD on vinyl

Data Discs have just hit us all with a massive surprise release. They are going to release the original Japanese soundtrack to Sonic CD on vinyl.

The tracklist have been newly arranged based around the game’s time zones and will differ from previous releases of this soundtrack.

The release will be a 180g 3LP. It comes in a heavy single pocket sleeve with game art. It includes three art prints with art from Sega’s archives and liner notes by composer Naofumi Hataya.

As always there will be three different color variants – a limited edition with one disc on blue-in-clear vinyl with green splatter, one disc on green-in-clear vinyl with blue splatter, and one on blue vinyl. There will also be a blue colored vinyl variant and a classic black vinyl variant. All variants will feature an etching on side F.

It is priced at £35 and is scheduled to release in September, 2019. It can be preordered from Data Discs now.

Please note that preorders for the limited edition are timed and will close on June 17.

Sonic CD - Limited Edition
Sonic CD - Blue
Sonic CD - Black

Preorders for Wayô Records’ Skies Of Arcadia vinyl box set live now

Wayô Records announced a while back that they would be releasing a selection of music from the Skies Of Arcadia soundtrack on vinyl and now they’re taking preorders.

Outside of original music the release will also feature an extra LP with new piano arrangements of music from the game.

The release will be a 180g 3LP box set. The records will come in individual printed sleeves with artwork and the box set will feature new artwork by Itsuki Hoshi.
The first limited print of the box set will feature 2 LPs on marbled blue vinyl (limited to 500 copies), while the regular print will feature 2LPs on opaque blue vinyl. The third LP for both sets will be on black vinyl.

The box set will also come with a 24-page booklet featuring artwork and comments from the original team behind the game.

The first 250 preorders will also receive an shikishima board with the cover art illustration.

The set is priced at €60 and is scheduled to release Summer 2019. It can be preordered from Wayô Records here.

Skies Of Arcadia - Front
Skies Of Arcadia - Limited Vinyl Box Set Contents
Skies Of Arcadia - Regular Print Vinyl

Shinobi III live instrument arrangement album now available on vinyl

The band The Analog Music Project have opened up vinyl orders for their live instrument arrangement album of the soundtrack to Shinobi III: Return Of The Ninja Master.

The release is a single black vinyl LP. It comes in a regular LP jacket with band photos.

It is priced at €20 and is ready to ship out. It can be ordered from the band’s Bandcamp here.