Tag Archives: Brutal Legend

Heavy Metal in Video Games – a personal Top 10 list

Posted by on June 27, 2022

  Music and video games have a storied history, much like music in movies. It’s hard to imagine games without their unique, distinctive soundtracks these days. While it all started from humble beginnings in the form of simple 8-bit and 16-bit songs (that still kicked a lot of butt), nowadays, we’ve heard it all in […]

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The most metal video games, according to gaming site

Posted by on February 10, 2014

A few years ago, we ran a list of our top five most metal video games. It took a while for website Game Trailers to come up with their own list, but they’ve just unveiled their top 10 most metal video games. They disqualified our #1 pick right off the bat (which was the Guitar Hero […]

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Shocking: Music Games Not A Perfect Sales Behemoth, Savior Of The Industry

Posted by on December 15, 2009

Two years ago, many proclaimed the Guitar Hero and Rock Band video game franchises as some sort of long-lasting alternative to declining traditional media following the games’ significant impact on artist profiles and spiking digital sales. While music simulation games are far from a pet rock-ish fad, sales are finally starting to taper off and […]

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Win A Limited Edition Brutal Legend Statue Or T-Shirt Designed By Mishka NYC!

Posted by on November 12, 2009

The folks behind blockbuster metal video game Brutal Legend are crazy. EA Games is giving you not one, not two but three chances to win awesome BL prizes from the Insider, MetalSucks and Metal Injection! The grand prize is a gorgeous 17″ polyresin statue limited to 1,000 and not sold in stores! Check out the […]

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No Surprise Here: Brutal Legend Is Pretty Awesome

Posted by on October 19, 2009

As soon as it was announced, EA’s Brutal Legend sounded like a game that custom made for metalheads. Talking to the creators confirmed that they definitely had a love for metal. After playing it for about an hour or so, we can confirm that if you like metal and like video games, Brutal Legend is your sweet spot. […]

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‘Brutal Legend’ Creator On Metal’s Rise In The Video Game Industry, Toeing The Line Between Reverence and Parody

Posted by on September 24, 2009

You’ve all been salivating over Brutal Legend, the game that’s had every metalhead talking. Whether it’s the amazing cameos from Ozzy, Lemmy, Halford, Lita Ford and others, the best metal soundtrack in the history of gaming, or just the bad ass gameplay, you’ve heard about this game. Brutal Legend creator and President of Double Fine […]

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New Brutal Legend Trailer Loves 3 Inches Of Blood

Posted by on August 18, 2009

It’s a sweet new trailer for the upcoming Brutal Legend game! Deadly sinners!

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Brutal Legend Unveils Surprisingly Great Track Listing

Posted by on August 10, 2009

Is Brutal Legend going to be the most metal video game ever? Until now, we’d heard more about the endless legal battles over the game than the game itself, but the just-released track listing just gave it even more metal cred. Sure, we know that Jack Black, Lemmy, Ozzy, Rob Halford and more lent their voices […]

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Brutal Legend Lawsuit Settled

Posted by on August 6, 2009

Brutal Legend, the upcoming uber-metal video game starring Jack Black, and its developer Double Fine are out the legal woods after settling a release-threatening lawsuit filed by original publisher Activision. From Joystiq: On the day that attorneys for Activision and Double Fine were scheduled to present their arguments before a judge over a lawsuit filed […]

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Metalocalypse: Dethgame Headed For TV In Your Mom’s Basement

Posted by on July 23, 2009

Do you enjoy playing video games, but find yourself playing less because it’s taking time away from watching Adult Swim’s awesome Metalocalypse: Dethklok? You’re in luck, because this Fall, Konami will be unleashing Metalocalypse: Dethgame as a download for Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network.   The game, which creator Brendon Small predicts will be the “most successful […]

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