The soundtrack to Bungie's Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary for Xbox 360 is now available for digital download through iTunes and Amazon. Samples are available to hear online, with music by Marty O'Donnell and Michael Salvatori, Paul Lipson, Lennie Moore, Tom Salta and Brian Trifon.
Sega has released the soundtrack to Sonic the Hedgehog CD 20th Anniversary Edition through iTunes. The 42-track album contains original music by Masafumi Ogata and Naofumi Hataya, along with a "Stardust Speedway" arrangement by Jun Senoue's Crush 40 music group.
Pixel artist Francis Coulombe has uploaded time lapse videos demonstrating the creation of several chiptune albums' cover art. The latest is Danimal Cannon album Roots, due out tomorrow.
Game arranger Eiko Ishiwata is composing original music for iPad interactive storybook Hogworld: Gnart's Adventure, created by Norwegian developer Snow Castle. Hogworld's debut English language trailer premiered online earlier today.
Konami has posted 13 samples to YouTube from their Pachislot Ganbare Goemon 2 soundtrack album. The single disc release is due out December 21 in Japan, featuring 45 tracks from the game.
Sega has released a new trailer for Yakuza: Dead Souls, introducing playable characters Kazuma Kiryu, Goro Majima, Shun Akiyama and Ryuji Goda. The zombie-themed third-person shooter is scheduled for release on the PlayStation 3 in March.
Velocispider composer Whitaker Blackall has released his soundtrack to Cardinal Quest through Bandcamp. The album includes music from the independently developed old school dungeon-crawler, as well as remixes by Disasterpeace, Joe Cavers and others.
Final Form Games has made the soundtrack to old school sidescrolling shoot 'em up Jamestown: Legend Of The Lost Colony available for purchase through Bandcamp. The twelve-track album is written, produced, and performed by Francisco Cerda.
Philippe Lemarchand is a very famous French DJ with a burning passion for videogames and the people who make and love them. He is also the musical combination of game designers Phil Fish (Polytron) and Richard Lemarchand (Naughty Dog).
Voice actor Logan Cunningham and sound director Darren Korb discuss the creation of the voice of Rucks, the narrator of Bastion. The independently developed action RPG for Xbox Live Arcade and PC is currently in the running for best vocal theme and best score in the Spike VGA Awards.
Arrange album Armored Core Reprises has been released through iTunes in Japan. Brief samples of each of the fifteen music tracks, by composer Kota Hoshino and the FreQuency music group, are currently available online.
Chip musicians little-scale and Dot.AY have released their seven-track album Loom through Bandcamp, which can be downloaded for "name your price." A promotional video by Warren Handley can also be found on YouTube.
The Indie Game Music Bundle will be available on Black Friday only, with ten albums going for $1. Included are Cobalt EP, Super Meat Boy digital edition, Return All Robots soundtrack, PPPPPP, A.R.E.S. Extinction Agenda soundtrack, as well as music from Mighty Milky Way and Mighty Flip Champs.