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Austin Wintory announces Journey piano album

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-15 - comments
Composer Austin Wintory has taken to twitter to announce a piano album highlighting themes from the Journey music score. Completed and awaiting release, Transfiguration includes arrangements of music tracks from the ThatGameCompany PlayStation 3 title, performed by Robert Thies and arranged by Laura Intravia.
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Montreal composer Coeur de Pirate scores Child of Light

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-04-06 - comments
Ubisoft Montreal is working with Canadian singer-songwriter Coeur de Pirate on the music score to Child of Light, a turn-based role-playing game set in the mythical kingdom of Lemuria. English voice over narrative in verse and rhyme has been paired with Yoshitaka Amano art to combine European and Asian fantasy motifs.
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Luftrausers soundtrack by Kozilek on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-03-27 - comments
The nine-track soundtrack to Vlambeer and Devolver Digital's independently developed flying shmup Luftrausers is now available to stream in full through Bandcamp. Published by Wasteland Kings composer Jukio Kozilek Kallio, album art for the Linux, Mac, PC, PS3 and Vita title's music score is by Roy Nathan de Groot.
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A Realm Reborn: Final Fantasy XIV soundtrack samples

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-03-12 - comments
Square Enix has posted the first 50 music samples from A Realm Reborn: Final Fantasy XIV Original Soundtrack by Masayoshi Soken and other artists. The Blu-Ray disc, containing 119 music tracks from the massively multiplayer online game for PC, PS3 and PS4, is scheduled for release on March 26 in Japan.
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Sega's Yakuza Ishin music excerpts on Amazon

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-02-27 - comments
Sega has published the two-part soundtrack to PlayStation 4 launch title Yakuza Ishin, set in 19th century Kyoto at the time of the Meiji Retoration. 81 music tracks written for the game are available to sample online from Japan's Amazon mp3 store, written by series comoser Hidenori Shoji and various artists.
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Musicians recount Remember Me memories at GDC

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-02-19 - comments
Composer Olivier Derivière and mixing engineer John Kurlander will present on the making of the Remember Me music score at the 2014 Game Developers Conference. Available to sample on SoundCloud, the soundtrack represents the game's science fiction scenarios by synthetically manipulating orchestral recordings.
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The Last of Us Vol. 2 soundtrack on iTunes

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-02-14 - comments
Argentine composer Gustavo Santaolalla's soundtrack for The Last of Us has been extended to include a second volume, now available to purchase digitally through iTunes. The 25-track album includes music from the "Left Behind" downloadable content for Naughty Dog's PlayStation 3 exclusive survival drama.
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Drakengard 3 soundtrack samples online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2014-01-21 - comments
Square Enix has posted the first 28 soundtrack samples from PlayStation 3 action role-playing game Drakengard 3, scored by NieR composer Keiichi Okabe of the music studio Monaca, in collaboration with other artists. The two-disc album is scheduled for release on January 22 in Japan.
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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD score samples online

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-12-25 - comments
Square Enix has posted music samples from the Collector's Edition of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster to the Japanese language soundtrack website. The PlayStation 2 role-playing game score has been arranged by Masashi Hamauzu, Junya Nakano and other artists for the PlayStation 3 and Vita enhanced port.
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Simon Viklund shares A Merry Payday Christmas

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-12-24 - comments
Bionic Commando Rearmed series composer Simon Viklund has produced a festive Christmas album based on his music for the Payday online heist simulators, containing seven seasonal hymns sung by the character of Old Hoxton. The musician has also hosted an AMA on Reddit to answer questions about his favorite music tracks.
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Kou Ogata plays Eorzean Minstrels’ Story

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-12-23 - comments
Tokyo-based musician Kou Ogata will release a five-track collection of acoustic renditions of themes from Final Fantasy XIV on December 30 at Comic Market 85. Three separate performances of Celtic instrument arrangements from the album Eorzean Minstrels’ Story can be viewed on the k-waves LAB YouTube channel.
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David Kanaga uploads Dyad Cuts

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-12-22 - comments
Proteus composer David Kanaga has released his second album through Bandcamp based on the interactive score to Dyad, the PlayStation Network and Steam racer by Shawn McGrath. The full set of audio components used in the independently developed game are available to download via the musician's website.
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Drakengard 3 soundtrack album site launched

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-11-27 - comments
Square Enix has launched the official site for the soundtrack album to Drakengard 3, scored by NieR composer Keiichi Okabe of Monaca. The two-disc album is scheduled for release on January 22 in Japan, featuring "Kuroi Uta" performed by vocalist Aoi Eir and "The Silence is Mine" performed by Chihiro Onitsuka.
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Persona Channel live broadcast on Twitch.tv

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-11-24 - comments
Can't manage to elbow your way into the crowded Nico Nico Video room to watch today's live Persona Channel reveal? Watch the simultaneously aired program on twitch.tv embedded here, courtesy of broadcaster Ishamaru, to find out what special announcement Atlus has been building up to over the weekend.
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C418 publishes Minecraft Volume Beta soundtrack

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2013-11-10 - comments
C418 (Daniel Rosenfeld) has published the 140-minute, 30-track Minecraft Volume Beta soundtrack through Bandcamp and iTunes. The game's second full-length album contains creative mode, menu, Nether and The End themes from the independently developed Sandbox title by Swedish developer Mojang.