Release: APRIL 2014
An extension of the original LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII OST, LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII Original Soundtrack – PLUS features tracks not found in the original soundtrack and also features arrangements of in-game songs all packed into one CD. Composers Masashi Hamauzu, a familiar name to the FINAL FANTASY XIII series, Naoshi Mizuta, who previously worked on FINAL FANTASY XI and composer for The 3rd Birthday, Mitsuto Suzuki, return after working on FINAL FANTASY XIII-2.
Number of Tracks: 25
Total Length: TBD
Pre-order Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Soundtrack Plus from here! [North American only]
Note: Expect European pre-orders to open soon! We will update you once Square Enix confirms it.
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Original Soundtrack Plus is set to be released on 26th March. It will be containing music which was not included in the official soundtrack of the game. Take a look to the cover art below.
Listen to samples here!
The website of Memória! / The Very Best of Yoko Shimomura has been updated with the cover art of the album. A new song has been added to play in the background. The fans of Kingdom Hearts series may recognize the song, Vector to the Heavens, which plays in Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days.
The release of the record is set to happen on 26th March, 2014.
Square Enix recently announced a new album coming from Yoko Shimomura (The composer of Kingdom Hearts series and Final Fantasy XV). The new album is called “Memória” / The Very Best of Yoko Shimomura. It contains music by Shimomura from her past work such as Kingdom Hearts, Legend of Mana, Front Mission, Parasite Eve, Live A Live and Seiken Densetsu.
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Original Soundtrack Plus will be released on 26th March, 2014 and new samples are being shared on the official website but also by the composers themselves. Naoshi Mizuta has updated his personal Square Enix Music blog and decided to share a new song, simply called “Midnight Mix“.
Around the world of Nova Chrysalia, you can find bards singing and playing music. “Midnight Mix” is a remix of one of the bard songs. Naoshi Mizuta states on his blog that it’s great to finally share a complete experience of the soundtrack with the fans.
As a part of the celebration for the 25th anniversary of the SaGa series, there will be a new remixes album, Re:Birth II -Sen- Battle Arrange. Now the official website has been updated and new samples from the album has been added alongside the tracklist. To ease your listening experience, we created a short mix of all samples. Enjoy!
“Romancing SaGa Re: Birth II -Sen- Battle Arrange” will be released on 26th February, 2014. [JAPAN]
Romancing SaGa Re: Birth II -Sen- Battle Arrange Sample Mix