PixelJunk 4am art and music director Baiyon has released a two-volume charity album called Vibes Against Vibes through his netlabel Descanso.
Kyoto-based independent developer Q-Games will release PixelJunk SideScroller through PlayStation Network on October 25. The studio's launch trailer has been posted to the official PlayStation Blog, featuring music by High Frequency Bandwidth.
Namco Bandai Games has announced "Katamori Damashii," the soundtrack album to PlayStation Vita launch title Touch My Katamari, due out December 21 on Columbia Records in Japan.
Documentary filmmakers 2 Player Productions have uploaded the first part of their newly announced Scrolls documentary. The game is being designed by Jakob Porser, long time friend of Mojang's Markus "Notch" Persson of Minecraft.
Elaine Li of chamber orchestra Select Start has released a game cover album titled Geshi Matsuri. The five track collection can be downloaded from Bandcamp for "name your price."
Joining Red Dead Redemption: Game of the Year Edition, publisher Rockstar has announced L.A. Noire: Complete Edition will be headed to consoles in November, including all downloadable content cases.
Composer Kenji Ito has posted an update on the participation of vocalists Kyoko Kishikawa and Noriko Fujimoto on his Mana arrange album Re:Birth.
Square Enix has announced two limited edition releases of Final Fantasy XIII-2 for Europe, each including soundtrack bundles. A Limited Collector's Edition will include a sampler CD, art book, collectible postcards and art print.
Naoshi Mizuta has posted two brief samples of Final Fantasy XI Soundtrack Plus track "Melodies Errant," from before and after mastering, to offer an idea of the effect the mastering process can have on sound quality.
Musician Elspeth Eastman is composing original music for Trip Harrison Origins, an interactive iOS comic book by independent developer Adventure Works. The soundtrack can be downloaded from Bandcamp for "name your price."
Hiroki Kikuta will be revising his role as composer on Sega's next 'Shining' series installment, following PlayStation Portable role-playing game Shining Hearts. Shining Blade is due out in spring of 2012 in Japan, also for the PSP.
Martin Straka has released his soundtrack to the independently produced title Trauma through Bandcamp. The point-and-click adventure game by Krystian Majewski tells the story of a young woman who survives a car accident.