Gradius II vinyl soundtrack composed by Konami Kukeiha Club

Jerry on 2020-10-08
Ship to Shore has published the vinyl soundtrack album for Gradius II, alternatively titled Vulcan Venture outside of Japan. Music from Konami's sidescrolling shoot-em-up, composed by the Konami Kukeiha Club in 1988, is streaming on Apple Music.

Side A of the vinyl release features fifteen music tracks from the Famicom home console release, while Side B covers the MSX computer edition of the classic title. Cover art for the album release is by Ian Wilding, with liner notes by Jeremy Parish.

The arcade title is part of Konami's Arcade Classics Anniversary Collection, published in 2019 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows and Nintendo Switch. Hamster Corporation's Arcade Archives port is for the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

Ship to Shore - Gradius II Vinyl

Black Screen Records - Gradius II Vinyl (Cologne)