We've teamed up with Ship to Shore PhonoCo once again to present the original video game soundtrack to Konami’s classic shoot-em-up LIFE FORCE (AKA Salamander). An off-shoot of the phenomenally successful GRADIUS series, LIFE FORCE took players into a world of body horror, fighting giant brains, mummies, and other assorted weirdos. The game also continued Konami Kukeiha Club’s unparalleled winning streak when it comes to pulse pounding, brain blasting music.
Side A of this release features the original NES/Famicom version of the soundtrack familiar to game fanatics the world over. Side B features the MSX version which took advantage of the Konami SCC add-on chip, giving this version’s FM Synthesis sound even more of a punch. Featuring new album artwork from Tbone & Aljax and liner notes from games’ journalist Anthony John Agnello, this is a release that game music fans must not miss.
Pressed on Salamander Green (transparent green with black smoke), this Debug Records exclusive colorway is limited to just 125 units!
ALL ORDERS WITHIN THE FIRST 24 HOURS WILL BE ENTERED FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A TEST PRESS FROM THE SOON TO BE ANNOUNCED: DEBUG-003!
Special thanks to Ship To Shore for giving us the opportunity to carry this exclusive variant!
International orders may be subject to customs charges, which are the responsibility of the buyer.
Items pictured are mockups and are subject to production variance.
Items are expected to begin shipping in Mid to Late-April.
Due to the on-going situation with Covid-19, please allow flexibility with shipping estimates.