Weighing in at 180 grams, that’s some heavy listening!


So you've polished off the Gear 5 campaign, taken on waves of Hordes, and smashed through multiplayer, but what's next? Safe to say you need to get more of that almighty Gears 5 fix about now, and fortunately, the saviors at Laced Records have brought us the Gears 5 soundtrack on vinyl.


Fans and superfans of Gears 5 can head over to the Laced Records store right now and pre-order the entire Gears 5 soundtrack on a vinyl collection. When the vinyl records launch, they'll come in two different editions; a Double Vinyl set and a unique limited edition set. Gears 5 composer Ramin Djawadi is the also the author for Game of Thrones tracks as well as having work from Iron Man to his name. 

Here's what you're pre-ordering

The original soundtrack vinyl collection is comprised of eighteen signature tracks that have been specially remastered to fit onto a heavyweight 180g vinyl.

Both editions of the vinyl collection come packed in a sleek gatefold sleeve, although you'll have to get the limited edition to get your hands on the attractive red and orange transparent vinyl. The Laced Records store is the only place fans can purchase the limited edition as its an exclusive, and both editions can be pre-ordered now at $35. Pre-orders are set the ship the Gears 5 vinyl collection in February 2020.


Laced Records states, "Game of Thrones and Iron Man composer Ramin Djawadi deftly blends a heavyweight Hollywood sound with impassioned melodies, bringing to life Kait's journey across the icy wastes and dusty deserts of Gears 5. The soundtrack features a varied mixture of orchestral textures, huge-sounding percussion, and atmospheric electronic sounds,"

For those yet to experience the epic events of Gears 5, the soundtrack isn't the only aspect of the game that makes it so appealing. Gears 5 brings everything that fans are used to from the previous games in the Gears of War franchise, turning the latest installment into something pretty epic at the very least.


Which tracks feature on the collection?

Those that grab this sleek little vinyl collection will get to listen to Sand Overworld, Kraken Combat, Azura Combat, and Bittersweet Victory, Kait's Theme, Riftworm Village, Ice Overworld and Combat.