Back in a prior update in October of 2008 (see Echoes of War - The Blizzard Music Compilation), it was confirmed that Blizzard was planning to release a soundtrack compilation of much of their greatest in-game music, in cooperation with Eminence Symphony Orchestra. It's been nearly a year now, and Blizzard has announced that the Standard Edition (which features 15 songs) is out and available for $24.98 USD, and the Legendary Edition, which features a bonus documentary DVD, nine art cards, and a bonus 32-page booklet, is now available online for $49.98 USD.
Official Blizzard Quote:
Echoes of War Standard Edition Now Available
The new re-issue of Eminence Symphony Orchestra?s two-disc Echoes of War: The Music of Blizzard Entertainment standard edition has now arrived. The album features 15 unique arrangements, with several pieces from the yet-to-be-released StarCraft II and Diablo III. Ninety minutes of music are featured in all, with bonus tracks arranged by special guests including the critically-acclaimed composer Kow Otani. The new standard edition package, showcasing a redesigned cover art piece, will be available in major retail outlets for $24.98. The Legendary Edition is also available online and at retail for $49.98, and comes with a bonus documentary DVD, nine art cards, and a bonus 32-page booklet. Visit the official Echoes of War website or participating retailer to hear samples, learn more, and order your copy today.
To order online, you can visit the official website for the project here.