Laura Shigihara has released the first part of her soundtrack album for independently developed role-playing game Melolune, which features the composer's own vocal performances.
Square Enix Japan has posted music from all three discs of the soundtrack to Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together for PlayStation Portable. Music is composed by Hitoshi Sakimoto and Masaharu Iwata of Final Fantasy Tactics.
Composer Michiko Naruke discusses her music for Wild Arms 2, which will be performed at the Press Start concert, as well as DS title The Wizard of Oz: Beyond the Yellow Brick Road.
The Japan Times conducted an interview with Omodaka, a Tokyo-based chiptune artist who combines electronic music with traditional Japanese folk songs. According to the artist, "When the idea came to me to mix minyo and chiptune, I just had to do it."
Shadegrown Games' debut title Planck is a music game that weds rhythm action with visual cues from top-down shooters, where the overall gameplay architecture aspires to be so novel that it's difficult to describe.
Sega has updated the Sonic the Hedgehog 4 official site with downloads of Splash Hill Zone Act I through III themes, Lost Labyrinth, Casino Street and Mad Gear tunes composed by Jun Senoue.