SMT III Nocturne HD Remaster will soon release in Japan, and to commemorate the occasion, Atlus shared a special piano arrangement performance by Duke of Pianeet.
Yui Morishita, also known as Duke of Pianeet, is a composer and arranger who has worked on various video game OSTs and arrangement albums. Some of his work is included in compilation albums such as Cafe SQ, Granblue Fantasy Piano Collection, and Piano Collections: Final Fantasy XV: Moonlit Melodies.
Check out the lengthy preview of the SMT III Nocturne HD Remaster piano arrangement by Duke of Pianeet below:
The video features the following:
- 0:00 – Title Loop
- 4:10 – Large Map (Special Broadcast SP Arrange Version)
- 8:46 – Tokyo Conception
- 12:27 – Fiend
- 15:33 – Comment from Duke of Pianeet
The video gives us a preview of the special piano arrangement by Duke of Pianeet. The full piano arrangement will be included in the limited edition Reality Expanse Box version in Japan. The soundtrack for the game, available for standalone purchase, also features the special piano arrangement. The limited-edition comes with two newly recorded piano arrangements, including this one by Duke of Pianeet. It will also come with a rare soundtrack, for a total of two discs and 37 tracks worth of music in the limited edition.
Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne HD Remaster will release for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch in Japan on October 29, 2020. The game will release worldwide in Spring 2021. With the release approaching in Japan, Atlus recently posted video streaming guidelines on streaming and sharing gameplay videos.