The Witcher III: Wild Hunt Getting A Vinyl Album Release

Vinyl is definitely coming back in style for some music listeners, and now video game soundtracks [...]

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Vinyl is definitely coming back in style for some music listeners, and now video game soundtracks are going that way as well, with everything from Battletoads to Gunstar Heroes to Streets of Rage getting re-releases on classic records. But new games appear to be taking this route as well.

A new album set called The Butcher of Blaviken is making its way to Thinkgeek and other retailers starting June 2nd, celebrating the musical legacy of CD Projekt Red's hit game The Witcher III: Wild Hunt. Set to sell for $29.99, the multi-album package looks pretty great. Here are the official product specifications:

  • The Witcher 3: Original Soundtrack - Exclusive Vinyl LP
  • Officially-licensed The Witcher 3 merchandise
  • Grey color is a ThinkGeek exclusive
  • Two vinyl LPs jam packed with songs from the game all in a beautiful slip cover
  • Slip cover comes with beautiful art featuring a towering Leshen on the front
  • LPs are a frosty grey color - much like Geralt's beard
  • 35 total tracks

As you can see from the shots of the package in the attached gallery, it looks very impressive, and the records are sharply designed as well. Produced by Gaya Entertainment, it has a number of tracks that fans will easily recognize, including a dozen from the Hearts of Stone expansion in itself.

The full track listing is below:

Disc 1 Side A

  1. The Trail
  2. Geralt of Rivia
  3. Eredin, King of the Hunt
  4. Wake Up, Ciri
  5. Aen Seidhe
  6. Commanding the Fury
  7. Emhyr var Emreis
  8. Spikeroog

Disc 1 Side B

  1. Silver for Monsters (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  2. The Nightingale (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  3. City of Intrigues
  4. The Hunter's Path
  5. Widow-maker
  6. The Vagabond
  7. … Steel for Humans (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  8. Fate Calls
  9. Drink Up, There's More!

Disc 2 Side A

  1. After the Storm
  2. Cloak and Dagger (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  3. Blood on the Cobblestones
  4. Farewell, Old Friend
  5. The Song of the Sword-Dancer (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  6. The Hunt is Coming
  7. The Fields of Ard Skellig
  8. Ladies of the Woods
  9. I Name Thee Dea (…)

Disc 2 Side B

  1. In The Giant's Shadow
  2. Merchants of Novigrad
  3. A Story You Won't Believe (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  4. Go for it
  5. The Wolf and the Swallow
  6. Like a Wounded Animal
  7. Words on Wind
  8. On Thin Ice
  9. Hunt or Be Hunted

Collector's Edition bonus vinyl (TBC)

Disc 3 Side A

  1. Hearts of Stone
  2. Go Back Whence You Came
  3. You're Immortal? (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  4. Evil's Soft First Touches
  5. Dead Man's Party (ft. Percival Schuttenbach)
  6. Mystery Man

Disc 3 Side B

  1. Breaking In
  2. Whatsoever a Man Soweth
  3. The House of the Borsodis
  4. The Temple of Lilvani
  5. A Gifted Man Brings Gifts Galore

It's best you get your pre-orders in now, Witcher fans, because this is likely to go quick. Plus, grey albums!

The Witcher III: Wild Hunt is available now for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.