Composer Daniel Olsén has released a remix album, arranging music from the Xbox Live Arcade puzzle title ilomilo by Southend Interactive. Participating musicians include Bumpy Road game designer Simon Flesser, VVVVVV composer SoulEye and Cobalt's Mattias Häggström Gerdt.
Composer Hideki Sakamoto of Noisycroak, whose previous scores include echochrome and echochrome ii, has announced via the Tokyo studio's official website that the musician is currently writing the score to Shin Kamaitachi no Yoru: 11 Hitome no Suspect.
Electronic Arts has released the soundtrack to The Sims 3 Pets on iTunes and Amazon. Music for the simulation game published on the Xbox 360, 3DS, PC and PlayStation 3 consoles is by Chris Lennertz. The 14 track album can be sampled and purchased online.
During the Level-5 Vision conference, the publisher released a reveal trailer for 3DS game compilation Guild 01, which will include an adventure game called Crimson Shroud, designed by Yasumi Matsuno and scored by Hitoshi Sakimoto.
Czech musician Tomas Dvorak (Floex) provided the original scores to Amanita Design's two previous point-and-click adventure titles, Samorost 2 and Machinarium. In this interview the musician discusses the making of his studio album Zorya.
Tokyo game arrangement circle DDBY has posted a cross-fade sample for their upcoming album, "8bit of Zelda - Ocarina of Time." To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Zelda series, DDBY will release the 38-track Famicom-style remix compilation at the M3 Music convention.
A collection of "new and used tracks" from the independently financed Pixeljam Team has been posted to Bandcamp. Included is music by Mark DeNardo, Miles Tilmann, John Davies (Datassette), Martin Dosh and Kate Simko.
The London Philharmonic has recorded an album of orchestral game music, which will be released under the title "The Greatest Video Game Music" on November 8.
Sonic the Hedgehog 1 & 2 Soundtrack Music by Masato Nakamura from Dreams Come True will go on sale in Japan on October 19. The three-disc soundtrack album will contain 84 music tracks from the first two games of the classic Sega series.
Gamasutra hears from Australian independent game developer Alexander Bruce about his award-winning psychological first-person game Antichamber. He is joined by Austin-based sound designer Robin Arnott, providing ambient soundscapes for the puzzler.
Sega has posted a trailer for their 1993 racing game Daytona USA, which is headed to Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network the week of October 25, featuring songs by Takenobu Mitsuyoshi and a special karaoke mode.
The CD soundtrack album to Eidos Montreal's role-playing game Deus Ex: Human Revolution will be available for purchase through Amazon beginning November 15, featuring music by by Michael McCann.