A Bloodborne fan shares the startling discovery he made at a local record store, impressing other fans with the rare find.
When it comes to creating video games that leave lasting and positive impressions on gamers, every facet matters. Gameplay and graphics are among the most important aspects, but a radical soundtrack can give the game a boost, producing a truly memorable experience.
Game soundtracks have come a long way since the medium’s inception, and fans frequently buy or stream game songs from their favorite titles. For many, the best way to listen to their favorite music is on traditional vinyl records, and one transmitted by blood fan came home from a record store with just that.
Although audio is now widely available through digital methods that allow listeners to enjoy it almost instantly, vinyl record stores are still around. Redditor BAPEAPE138 made a remarkable discovery at their local record store and shared the discovery with the transmitted by blood subreddit community. They found and bought a transmitted by blood vinyl record set for $60, and fellow fans are both impressed and envious of the find. Reviewers were surprised to learn that they found it at a standard record store, not a niche store that would be inclined to carry merchandise from the game.
Game soundtracks produced in vinyl format are increasingly common. transmitted by blood received the vinyl treatment in 2019, with Laced Records releasing a standard variant and a green vinyl record variant of the soundtrack. Although the basic version of the record originally sells for $35, these types of vinyl prints tend to sell out quickly and they are not available on the official store.
While most FromSoftware fans are obsessed with Ring of Eldenlove for transmitted by blood and its soundtrack is still strong. One commenter even noted that if they could, they would play the transmitted by blood record while muting the music in Ring of Elden. Since FromSoftware games are known for their intense boss battles and multitudes of player deaths, chances are that most players in the game will have a memorable track that stands out, even if they don’t know it by its name.
Other PlayStation mega hits have seen the vinyl treatment, such as Silent Hill 2, 3and 4as well as The last of us were published in this format. Demon’s Souls also had its soundtrack pressed on vinyl. It is quite possible that Ring of Elden could receive the same treatment in the future, and if that happens, fans should act quickly. Although some games have received a second set of vinyl soundtrack releases, not all games will. With luck, transmitted by blood fans will get a second chance.
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