Train2Game News Scarlet Moon Christmas Vol VI

Scarlet Moon Records is pleased to present the latest installment of their Christmas series featuring some of the biggest names in videogame music remixing Christmas standards and game music classics in Christmas style.

This year’s volume features Scarlet Moon composers Peter Jones (as XenoKeyz), Goomin “Nauts” Nam (DJMAX, Ragnarok Online), Osamu Kubota (arranger on Kingdom Hearts, Ragnarok Online), Norihiko Hibino (Metal Gear Solid, Bayonetta, as GENTLE LOVE), and Hiroki Kikuta (Secret of Mana, Indivisible) alongside several guests ranging from renowned composer Mitsuto Suzuki (as mojera), indie rocker Rogov, and progressive rock legend Vince DiCola (The Transformers: The Movie (1980), ROCKY IV).

Scarlet Moon Christmas Vol. VI is available today on all digital storefronts:

Scarlet Moon Christmas Vol. VI on Bandcamp

Scarlet Moon Christmas Vol. VI on Spotify

Scarlet Moon Christmas Vol. VI on Apple Music
 

Scarlet Moon’s entire Bandcamp catalog, including the entire Christmas series, can be purchased at 20% off today through Cyber Monday using the BFCM2021 coupon code.

The album’s full track list is as follows:

  1. CosmicGem and XenoKeyz – The Little Saint Nick
  2. Jamphibious – Dreaming (White Christmas Fusion Arrange)
  3. Goomin Nam – Prontera Carol. Ver (“Theme of Prontera” from Ragnarok Online)
  4. Le Cantïque (O Holy Night) – Osamu Kubota
  5. GENTLE LOVE – Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
  6. bLiNd – Frappe Latte Christmas LoFi ReMix (“Frappe Snowland” from Mario Kart 64)
  7. mojera – Blackbird
  8. Rogov – Timeboy
  9. Hiroki Kikuta – O Come Ye All Faithful (SNES Version)
  10. Mustin – Hearth Afire (“Heart of Fire” from Castlevania)
  11. Vince DiCola – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

  “It feels weird wrapping up our Christmas albums in October, but it really gets us into the mood very early,” comments Scarlet Moon’s Jayson Napolitano.

“We were thrilled to get so many of our artists onboard this year alongside a couple members from our Discord server, the return of our dear friends Mitsuto Suzuki and his duo, mojera, and former Scarlet Moon artist Vince DiCola, and grizzled indie rocker Rogov who makes his debut in the game music space. We hope everyone checks out this year’s offerings along with past volumes.”
 

The Scarlet Moon Christmas series has featured Scarlet Moon Artists talent and guests ranging from SuperSweep (Tetris 99, Pokémon Quest), and Robyn Miller (Myst) to Mega Ran, Dale North (Dreamscaper, Nintendo Minute), and more over past volumes.

The entire series can be enjoyed from a single website: http://scarletmoon.com/christmas/

Train2Game News Insomnia63 smashes records

The GAME Events team, previously known as Multiplay, smashed expectations with another successful Insomnia show featuring record-breaking feats with games such as Fortnite and Mario Kart.

Insomnia63, which was held at the NEC in Birmingham, is the largest family gaming event in the UK, bringing together people of all ages and genres. Over the four-day event from 24th – 27th August a staggering 14 records were achieved at the Guinness World Records GWR Live! stand, establishing six brand new record-holders (two individuals and two pairs) across Fortnite, Mario Kart, Rocket League and TrackmaniaTurbo.

The four records up for grabs were:

• Fastest time to complete the Rocket League training time trial
• Most coins collected in one minute in a game of coin runners on Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (team of two)
• Fastest completion of the TrackmaniaTurbo race track in double driver smash mode
• Fastest time to build a three-story wooden fort in Fortnite: Battle Royale solo Playground mode (Console version)

Hot off the heels of the teams Insomnia success is the upcoming BrickLive event – http://bricklive.co.uk . The UK’s largest LEGO® exhibition is back at the NEC, Birmingham on 1st – 4th November 2018. With a wealth of new features including new for 2018, the Mythical Beasts section which houses over 50 models and interactive experiences from mythology to life, making it an unmissable experience for LEGO® fans of all ages.

For tickets please to go http://bricklive.co.uk/bricklive-tickets/