Sonic Mania vinyl soundtrack dashes onto Data Discs catalog

Jerry on 2020-11-08
Data Discs of London has published the Sonic Mania vinyl soundtrack, available for preorder through distributor Black Screen Record in Europe.

The analog record release contains 16 music tracks selected by composer Tee Lopes, and is decorated with gatefold art depicting Sonic, Tails, & Knuckles in Green Hill Zone Act 2. The Selected Edition digital soundtrack is streaming on Spotify and Amazon Music Unlimited.

Development on Sonic Mania was headed up by Sonic fangame contributor Christian Whitehead, utilizing his Retro Engine software. Series producer Takashi Iizuka greenlit official development upon reviewing the prototype, titled "Sonic Discovery."

Joining the dev team were programmer Simon Thomley of the independent studio Headcannon, level designer Jared Kasl, and art director Tom Fry of PagodaWest Games, with Tantalus Media assisting with the Nintendo Switch port.

The 2017 sprite-based platformer is available for Windows, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

From the product page:
The Sonic Mania LP features 16 new tracks selected by composer Tee Lopes, as well as new gatefold art featuring Sonic, Tails, & Knuckles exploring the lush vistas of Green Hill Zone Act 2. The vinyl album is a must-have for any fan or Sonic music aficionado, and a gorgeous addition to any Sonic collection. Sonic Mania is a single LP packaged in a heavyweight gatefold sleeve with UV spot varnish, featuring new artwork exclusive to this release, along with a printed inner sleeve featuring an array of characters from the game.
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