Cartridge Thunder has launched a pre-order for a vinyl version of the Virtua Fighter soundtrack composed by Takayuki Nakamura and Takenobu Mitsuyoshi. Both the Arcade and Sega Saturn are included. It’s priced at $42/€48/¥9,350/CAD62/AUD90, with scheduled release being July 2023.
(US) Cartridge Thunder: https://cartridgethunder.com/products/virtua-fighter-original-game-soundtrack
(EU) Black Screen Records: https://blackscreenrecords.com/products/virtua-fighter
(CA) Very Ok Vinyl: https://www.veryokvinyl.com/products/virtua-fighter-arcade-and-sega-saturn
(US) Light in the Attic: https://lightintheattic.net/releases/9435-virtua-fighter-arcade-and-sega-saturn-official-soundtrack-lita-exclusive
(JP) Disk Union: https://diskunion.net/portal/ct/detail/1008641589
(AU) Pixelcrib: https://www.pixelcrib.com.au/products/virtua-fighter-2xlp
This is essentially a double release on 2LP, as it features the Arcade soundtrack by Takayuki Nakamura and also the Sega Saturn soundtrack by Takenobu Mitsuyoshi, along with game’s sound effects.
You can get this release in several variant:
- Virtua Fighter Stage Splatter
- Translucent blue
- Classic black
- LITA exclusive orange marble
Splatter variant is only available at Cartridge Thunder and marble orange is available at LITA and VOV.
This release comes with a 6 page liner notes as well as a new interview with the creator Yu Suzuki.