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Persona 5 Vinyl Soundtrack Coming via iam8bit

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Atlus and iam8bit have announced a vinyl release for the Persona 5 soundtrack.

Coming in two flavors and on actual, uncompressed vinyl, the hipster-tickling soundtrack includes:

  • Essential Edition – This version will come with 4 vinyl records that contain selected tracks curated by the Atlus Sound Team and will be priced at $100.
  • Deluxe Edition – This version will feature the complete Persona 5 soundtrack on 6 vinyl records and will be priced at $175 (limited pressing of 1,000).

iam8bit is also documenting the entire process of making this soundtrack release, alongside packaging it with “stunning album cover art,” which they can’t reveal yet.

The Persona 5 vinyl soundtracks will ship in Q4 2017 and pre-orders will begin 10:00 AM Pacific today via the official iam8bit website.

Expect our thorough video and written review for Persona 5 soon – we’ve recorded us playing the game for over 150 hours – make sure to check out our video archive of that here.

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26 comments
  1. DJ Rev
    DJ Rev
    April 28, 2017 at 10:59 am

    Oh boo fucking hoo. Some of you Anti SJWs are worse than the SJWs

  2. DJ Rev
    DJ Rev
    April 28, 2017 at 10:59 am

    I came

  3. Just Some Guy
    Just Some Guy
    April 28, 2017 at 11:07 am

    You are free to fall for the scams you choose.

  4. Uncle Ocelot
    Uncle Ocelot
    April 28, 2017 at 11:33 am

    “Heh, you two opposing groups are just as bad as eachother, you both have standards you hold yourselves to. Ever heard of the horseshoe theory?”

  5. Chocolate ISISCream
    Chocolate ISISCream
    April 28, 2017 at 11:34 am

    Welp, I bought Hyper Light Drifter from them. I should have just imported via pasia.

  6. Captain Vidya
    Captain Vidya
    April 28, 2017 at 12:20 pm

    “I won’t support someone who disagrees with me” is worse than “you’d better not do this thing or else”? How the hell?

  7. ProxyDoug
    ProxyDoug
    April 28, 2017 at 12:30 pm

    Don’t know, I haven’t doxxed anyone or called their jobs.

  8. DJ Rev
    DJ Rev
    April 28, 2017 at 12:58 pm

    1 t-shirt…….

    I say that 1 t-shirt is overshadowed by great vinyl soundtracks and a physical release of Rez Infinite.

    Cry babies

  9. Just Some Guy
    Just Some Guy
    April 28, 2017 at 3:24 pm

    Ignoring that iam8bit are run by morons, vinyl is complete garbage in terms of sound quality, and only the most try hard hipsters would want this over priced garbage. It’s pointless to put music produced digitally onto a vinyl record. But you’re likely naïve and fell for the vinyl meme like an idiot.

  10. DJ Rev
    DJ Rev
    April 28, 2017 at 4:39 pm

    You sir are an idiot and got yo ass blocked

  11. Don Tworry
    Don Tworry
    April 28, 2017 at 5:33 pm

    >private account
    >blocks people
    >cries about anti-sjws

    Who could be behind this post.

  12. DJ Rev
    DJ Rev
    April 28, 2017 at 5:41 pm

    You’ll never find out, your ass is blocked too.

  13. Just Some Guy
    Just Some Guy
    April 28, 2017 at 5:48 pm

    Ohhh nooooo…

  14. tBanzai
    tBanzai
    April 28, 2017 at 8:06 pm

    Oh, we having one of these? Block me too!

  15. Snorlaxation
    Snorlaxation
    April 28, 2017 at 9:38 pm

    Is Vinyl worth it? Like quality wise, I mean. I’m the kind of person that’ll want to buy a Persona steering wheel cover, so my opinion isn’t worth a whole lot on topics like these, but the price vs it being a persona product and the music being good, who wins?

  16. randomdude
    randomdude
    April 29, 2017 at 1:45 am

    If you got the money, it’s supporting Atlus. Besides, vinyl is decent in quality and is much more resistant to magnetic problems.

  17. sanic
    sanic
    April 29, 2017 at 2:12 am

    I do like the OST but I don’t own a record player and would rather not give iam8bit money.

  18. Jack Thompson
    Jack Thompson
    April 29, 2017 at 12:26 pm

    Block me senpai~

  19. Feniks
    Feniks
    April 29, 2017 at 4:57 pm

    Fucking hipsters.

    No my shitty thrift store pickup is better than FLAC!

    If you excuse me I’m going to find a cloud to yell at now.

  20. Feniks
    Feniks
    April 29, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    To be fair try hard hipsters are likely their target audience.
    Fleece them for all that they are worth.

  21. Sean Sharpe
    Sean Sharpe
    April 30, 2017 at 10:13 pm

    There’s plenty of music that sounds better on vinyl, even if it was recorded digitally, because of acoustics. While I don’t imagine many video game soundtracks would benefit from the wax treatment, “teh hipsters” argument against vinyl is one of the stupidest fucking things in the world.

  22. Just Some Guy
    Just Some Guy
    May 1, 2017 at 4:14 pm

    Hipster detected.

  23. Sean Sharpe
    Sean Sharpe
    May 2, 2017 at 3:15 pm

    Last time I checked, hipsters didn’t give a shit about doom metal, psychedelic rock, speed metal, or Japanese hardcore outside of GISM. I mean, maybe shit changed. I have been out of the loop for about five years… But if that’s the case, I need to tell those kids in skinny jeans to get off my got dang yard.

  24. Just Some Guy
    Just Some Guy
    May 3, 2017 at 6:35 pm

    Angry hipster alert.

  25. Sean Sharpe
    Sean Sharpe
    May 3, 2017 at 10:32 pm

    Not really. Just confused how hipsters got on my lawn, more than anything else.