April 30, 2016
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Science Kombat tunes streaming on SoundCloud

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-04-17 - comments
Chiptune artist Juliana Moreira of São Paulo, Brazil has posted the soundtrack to browser-based fighting game Science Kombat to SoundCloud. The sprite-based game's featured combatants include Albert Einstein, Charles Darwin, Isaac Newton, Stephen Hawking, Marie Curie and Alan Turing.
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Ship to Shore presses Super Russian Roulette vinyl

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-03-27 - comments
Brooklyn-based Ship to Shore has partnered with chiptune scene visionary Batsly Adams to press the Super Russian Roulette vinyl soundtrack album. The two recently garnered praise for Kickstarter projects respectively funding the stateside release of the EarthBound vinyl record and aforementioned Zapper-enabled party game.
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Final Fantasy VIII Vinyl shipping from North America

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-03-05 - comments
Square Enix North America's online store will ship the limited edition Final Fantasy VIII Vinyl analog record on March 31. The physical release includes "Liberi Fatali," "The Man with the Machine Gun," "The Extreme," and other tracks from the PlayStation-exlusive role-playing game selected by series composer Nobuo Uematsu.
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Data Discs presses Streets of Rage 2 vinyl

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-03-01 - comments
The latest addition to London-based record label Data Discs' series of remastered game scores on vinyl is now available for pre-order online. Two audio previews from Yuzo Koshiro's FM synthesis score from the 1992 Sega Mega Drive title Streets of Rage 2 are streaming online, via the label's SoundCloud channel.
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EarthBound vinyl released through Ship to Shore

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-02-27 - comments
Ship to Shore today is shipping the Mother 2 (EarthBound) vinyl soundtrack album from its headquarters in Brooklyn, New York. The album release marks the first time the Super Nintendo role-playing game score by Hirokazu Tanaka and Keiichi Suzuki has been made available on vinyl outside of Japan.
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Ninja Senki DX slated for February release

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-02-26 - comments
Montreal-based developer Tribute Games has released Ninja Senki DX through the PlayStation Store for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita, as well as PC and Mac operating systems through Steam. Remastered music for the NES-inspired, sprite-based platformer is by Mercenary Kings composer Patrice Bourgeault.
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8 Bit Weapon releases Disassembly Language Vol. 1

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-02-18 - comments
Seth and Michelle of the Los Angeles-based chip music group 8 Bit Weapon have published their concept album Disassembly Language, a collection of ambient electronic music. The first volume in a planned series of Commodore 64 SID sound chip albums described as 'Ambient Music for Deprogramming' is on Bandcamp.
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Rushjet1's Mega Man 4 Remade on Bandcamp

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-02-17 - comments
1001 Spikes composer Rushjet1 (Tadd Nuznov) has completed the latest in his series of Rockman arrangement albums, reformatted through the lens of Konami's VRC6 sound chip. The Mega Man 4 Remade album is available through Bandcamp for "name your price" and viewable on YouTube in time to a playthrough video.
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Tick Tock Isle music tracks by Kevin Carville

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2016-01-05 - comments
Belfast-based composer Kevin Carville has published his 32-track soundtrack to the story-driven PC puzzler Tick Tock Isle, debuting via both SoundCloud and Bandcamp. The spiritual successor to independent developer Squiddershins' Cat Poke is available for purchase through the Steam and Itch.io online marketplaces.
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Konami posts Gradius II complete soundtrack excerpts

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-12-26 - comments
Konamistyle, Konami's Tokyo-based record label, will publish the soundtrack to Gradius II: Gofer's Ambition on compact disc on January 23 in Japan. The 72-track album contains Sharp X68000 home computer, Roland SC-55 MIDI sound module and Roland MT32 renderings of each music track from the sidescrolling shooter.
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BIT.TRIP's Greatest Chips vinyl published by iam8bit

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-12-14 - comments
Game-themed event organizer iam8bit has published BIT.TRIP's Greatest Chips, a vinyl album featuring music by chip musicians Bit Shifter, Nullsleep, Bubblyfish, Minusbaby and Anamanaguchi. Bit.Trip Run for iOS, the spiritual sequel to Bit.Trip Runner, is currently available for free download through the iTunes Store.
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Flywrench soundtrack album debuts on iTunes

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-11-18 - comments
The soundtrack to Flywrench for Mac and Windows is now available for purchase as a digital download through iTunes. From the makers of minimalist fencing game Nidhogg, the outer space puzzler by Los Angeles-based developer Messhof (Mark Essen) includes electronic music tracks by various artists, curated by Daedelus.
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BOKKADENcI's Miniature Elements debuts on iTunes

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-11-11 - comments
The album Miniature Elements by chip music artist BOKKADENcI (Hiroshi Nori) of Osaka, Japan is now available for digital download through iTunes in all regions. A cross-fade sample previewing all eight tracks, featuring remixes by 200Gavas, KUNIO, Foilverb and Jinnosuke Okibayashi, is streaming on the musician's SoundCloud page.
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Last SQ scheduled for publication on November 25

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-10-17 - comments
Square Enix's SQ arrangement album series will come to a close on November 25th with the publication of a two-disc retrospective, entitled "Last SQ." The compilation includes music from various past and present console games, reinterpreted by Sexy-Synthesizer, millstones, De De Mouse, Hidekazu Tanaka and →Pia-no-jaC←.
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Space Corgi by Little Paw debuts at 8static Fest

Source submitted by jeriaska on 2015-10-05 - comments
Revengineers guitarist Nick Maynard will perform music from his solo project Little Paw at the 8static Fest, taking place October 15~17 in Philadelphia. The studio album Space Corgi is scheduled to make its debut at the chip music festival, "combining uptempo Game Boy tracks with analog synths and live guitars."