A Peek Inside The Shin Megami Tensei IV Art & Sound Collection

By Spencer . March 15, 2013 . 4:00pm

Remember the mini art book and sound collection combo Atlus gave away as a bonus for getting Catherine at launch? Shin Megami Tensei IV is getting a similar bonus.


In Japan, launch copies of Shin Megami Tensei IV include a sound & art collection.


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The soundtrack CD has eight tracks:

Prelude I
Prelude II
Prelude III
Hallucination I
Hallucination II


These songs were on the Shin Megami Tensei IV site and four of them are from the Cathedral of Shadows which has music recorded from a pipe organ. The art book has 12 pages to flip through.


Shin Megami Tensei IV comes out on May 23 in Japan.

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  • Nightmesh

    Is it normal for launch soundtracks to have so few songs on them?

    • puchinri

      For preorder bonuses, it is anymore. (If that’s what you meant, not completely sure~.)

      I really do believe at least a few used to be quite longer, but they’ve become very short over the years (maybe to encourage sales of the actual OSTs).

    • For art & sound bonuses yes.

    • Wondering_Zero

      Yes, often times a preorder soundtrack is sort of like a sample for the official OST that’ll be released at a later time.

    • M’iau M’iaut

      At least stateside, both Atlus and NISA are quite upfront when the music disk included is not the official ST. They will call it a sampler or music/selections from.

      • Locklear93

        Sometimes. I’ve got the CD that came with P4A right in front of me, which Atlus labeled “Original Arranged Soundtrack.” It’s only got six songs.

        • MCoelho

          Well, the tracks were all different versions of the six original songs. I would’ve liked if the song “Now i know” was on the CD though

  • I hope when SMTIV comes here we get something similar.

  • imaguni

    Throws money at this in spirit… until the fairly likely N/A release.

  • Shane Guidaboni

    Atlus USA, you know what to do and you WILL do it.

  • Freud_Hater

    Awww great… now I HAVE to buy it…

  • IshimaruKaito

    how many more months do you think til we get the US release?

  • riceisnice

    Wait. Has the battle theme been released?

  • Please… bring… this… to… AMERICA!

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