Nobuooo Nobuooo is a resource for videogame music news and information. http://www.theongaku.com/ Preorders open for Abzû vinyl soundtrack Event organizer iam8bit has published the two-disc <i>Abzû</i> vinyl soundtrack. Composed by Austin Wintory and featuring album art by Nimit Malavia, the item is scheduled to ship the first quarter of 2017. The 18-track digital soundtrack for the aquatic adventure title is currently available for purchase through iTunes and Bandcamp. Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/preorders-open-for-abzu-vinyl-soundtrack Bound vinyl soundtrack published by iam8bit Los Angeles-based event organizer iam8bit has pressed the soundtrack to <i>Bound</i>, composed by Heinali (Oleg Shpudeiko) of Kiev, Ukraine. PlayStation is streaming the vocal track "The Ocean That I Found (feat. Judy Leuven)" via YouTube, while additional excerpts from the music score are available through SoundCloud. Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/bound-vinyl-soundtrack-published-by-iam8bit Digital Currency Group forecasts war on physical cash This month the Indian government banned 500 and 1,000 rupee notes, relegating 80% of India's physical cash supply to non-monetary status. As the games industry makes inroads into building more immersive virtual environments, Digital Currency Group forecasts these recent events presaging a global war on physical cash. Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/digital-currency-group-forecasts-war-on-physical-cash Bill Kiley posts A King's Tale SoundCloud playlist Bill Kiley has posted "A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV Original Soundtrack" as a twelve-track SoundCloud playlist. Set thirty years before <i>Final Fantasy XV</i>, "A King's Tale" melds contemporary fast-paced combat with a throwback graphical style reminiscent of Squaresoft's early home console installments. Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/bill-kiley-posts-a-king-s-tale-soundcloud-playlist Invada presses Trials Of The Blood Dragon score Bristol-based Invada Records will publish the soundtrack to Ubisoft's retro-futurist adventure game <i>Trials Of The Blood Dragon</i> on vinyl, CD and cassette. Featuring music from Power Glove's power synth game score, the spiritual successor to <i>Farcry 3: Blood Dragon</i>, cover art is by graphic designer James White. Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/invada-presses-trials-of-the-blood-dragon-score Owlboy soundtrack album by Jonathan Geer <i>The Oil Blue</i> composer Jonathan Geer has published the <i>Owlboy</i> soundtrack album through Bandcamp. Excerpts of music from the independently developed title by D-Pad Studio are available through SoundCloud, featuring acoustic recordings of flute, piccolo, oboe, violin, English horn and other live instruments. Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/owlboy-soundtrack-album-by-jonathan-geer Telefuture publishes Cosmochoria music score Telefuture has published the soundtrack to indie game <i>Cosmochoria</i>, composed by Ilkae, Zebra, and Mantrakid, featuring cover art by Nate Schmold. Catering to enthusiasts of ambient, glitch, IDM, synth and chip music, the score is available for purchase on Bandcamp, with excerpts streaming on SoundCloud. Mon, 14 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/telefuture-publishes-cosmochoria-music-score Final Fantasy XV soundtrack album debuts in December Square Enix's North America online store has slated the release of the <i>Final Fantasy XV</i> soundtrack for December 21 on compact disc and Blu-Ray. Written by <i>Kingdom Hearts</i> composer Yoko Shimomura, excerpts of three piano arrangements are currently streaming on the Japanese language soundtrack website. Sun, 13 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/final-fantasy-xv-soundtrack-album-debuts-in-december Runbow on Steam, digital soundtrack on Bandcamp 9-player competitive platformer <i>Runbow</i> by 13AM Games is due out on Steam on November 18. The two-part soundtrack album is currently available for purchase digitally through Bandcamp. The music score draws inspiration from "classic sci-fi, modern anime, 90s rave music, and more." Sat, 12 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/runbow-on-steam-digital-soundtrack-on-bandcamp PinOut vinyl soundtrack by Douglas Holmquist Composer Douglas Holmqvist of Malmo, Sweden has scheduled to ship the vinyl soundtrack to <i>PinOut</i> on December 12. Music for the modern reinvention of classic pinball gameplay for smartphone devices is available for purchase digitally through Bandcamp, with excerpts streaming on SoundCloud. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 00:00:00 -0800 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/pinout-vinyl-soundtrack-by-douglas-holmquist iam8bit presses The Last Guardian vinyl soundtrack Game-themed event organizer iam8bit has published The Last Guardian vinyl soundtrack album, composed, orchestrated, and conducted by Takeshi Furukawa. Music from the PlayStation 4 exclusive, designed by Fumito Ueda, features the London Symphony Orchestra, Trinity Boys Choir, and London Voices at Air Studios. Tue, 01 Nov 2016 01:00:00 -0700 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/iam8bit-presses-the-last-guardian-vinyl-soundtrack Ghost Ramp to press Crypt of the Necrodancer vinyl Ghost Ramp has opened preorders for the <i>Crypt of the Necrodancer</i> vinyl soundtrack release. The music score by Danny Baranowsky was the recipient of the Game Developers Choice award for Excellence in Audio, and is available for purchase digitally through Steam and Bandcamp. LP packaging is by Del Northern. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0700 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/ghost-ramp-to-press-crypt-of-the-necrodancer-vinyl Fragments EP arranges Legend of Mana themes Fragments EP is the seventh release by game arrangement group Zephyr Cradle, scheduled for publication during the M3 hobbyist festival taking place at the Tokyo Ryutsu Center. Excerpts of all three music tracks, written by Yoko Shimomura for the PlayStation role-playing game <i>Legend of Mana</i>, are streaming on SoundCloud. Sun, 30 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0700 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/fragments-ep-arranges-legend-of-mana-themes Pixeljam ports Snowball for Steam and Mobile Independent developer Pixeljam Games has published the digital soundtrack to <i>Snowball</i> through Bandcamp, bundled with the sprite-based, snow-themed pinball game for Mac and Windows operating systems. A Steam and mobile port is currently scheduled for release this winter, featuring music by Miles Tilmann and Mark DeNardo. Sat, 29 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0700 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/pixeljam-ports-snowball-for-steam-and-mobile Eagle Flight VR soundtrack album by Inon Zur <i>Eagle Flight</i>, developed exclusively for VR platforms by Ubisoft Montreal Studio, simulates flying past memorable Parisian landmarks in virtual reality. The 13-track digital soundtrack album by <i>Fallout 4</i> composer Inon Zur has been published through iTunes and Amazon mp3, with excerpts on Ubisoft's UbiLoud YouTube channel. Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:00:00 -0700 http://www.theongaku.com/posts/eagle-flight-vr-soundtrack-album-by-inon-zur