Square Enix has announced a DVD release for the Final Fantasy XI Vana'Con live concert. Taking place on 11.11.11, the performance was emceed by composers Naoshi Mizuta and Kumi Tanioka, together with producer Hiromichi Tanaka.
Namco Bandai Games has posted the intro movie for PlayStation Vita launch title Touch My Katamari, called "Katamari no Vita" in Japan. The latest installment in the Katamari series will include music by Masahiko Osaka, Takeshi Nakatsuka and Sexy-Synthesizer.
Capcom has posted a five minute trailer for Ultimate Marvel vs Capcom 3, which is due for release later this week. The freeze frame movie attempts to capture the eye-catching poses of Marvel comics in a moving, 3D computer generated movie.
Terence Lee of Cincinnati, Ohio has posted samples of his music from 2012 Independent Games Festival entry Dustforce, a 2D platformer by developer Hitbox that is due out on Steam in late 2011.
Falcom's JDK Band has scheduled "X'mas Live" to take place at Yokohama Bay Hall on December 10. The show will feature music from The Legend Of Heroes: Trails Of Blue and various Ys series installments.
Hip-hop artist Mega Ran has released his third full Mega Man arrange album, titled Mega Ran 10. The album contains fifteen tracks, re-imagining music from Inti Creates' score for Capcom's Mega Man 10.
Dom Beken of High Frequency Bandwidth discusses the soundtrack to PixelJunk SideScroller. The score was originally intended to include a collection of remixes from Q-Games' PixelJunk Shooter 1 & 2, but only took shape once the hip-hop duo began crafting original compositions.
Square Enix has uploaded a cross-fade promotional video to YouTube previewing the latest installment in the SQ arrange album series. Due out November 23, Cafe SQ will feature renditions of videogame music by Deadball P, sasakure.UK, millstones, Schroeder Headz and Manami Morita.
London micro-musician Henry Homesweet has released the 8-track chiptune album Lo-Bit Bassment through Bandcamp, available to download for "pay what you want."
Open Emotion Studios of Limerick, Ireland has released the soundtrack to PS Minis puzzle platformer Revoltin' Youth. The twelve-track digital album features original music by chiptune artists George & Jonathan (The Best Music), Sabrepulse (Bit Pilot) and 8 Bit Legend (Open Emotion CEO).
A thirty-minute recording of the Blip Festival Tokyo 2011 live set by Je deviens dj en 3 jours is now available to download for free from SoundCloud.