Most Impressive 10 of 2012 MENU

Albums of the Year

No.1
Vitriol / EVENOIRE
Favorite Track: #2 "Days of the Blackbird"

No.2
Rastlos / FINSTERFORST
Favorite Track: #1 "Nichts als Asche"

No.3
Portal of I / NE OBLIVISCARIS
Favorite Track: #7 "Of Petrichor Weaves Black Noise"

No.4
Phantom Antichrist / KREATOR
Favorite Track: #9 "Victory will Come"

No.5
The Devil's Resolve / BARREN EARTH
Favorite Track: #2 "The Rains Begin"

No.6
Unsung Heroes / ENSIFERUM
Favorite Track: #8 "Pohjola"

No.7
Bleed and Scream / ECLIPSE
Favorite Track: #4 "Battlegrounds"

No.8
Carolus Rex / SABATON
Favorite Track: #3 "Gott Mit Uns"

No.9
Tales of the Weird / PARADOX
Favorite Track: #3 "Brutalized"

No.10
Star★Regulus / REGULUS
Favorite Track: #4 "Regulus"

次点
Viljans ôga / ÄNGLAGÅRD
Favorite Track: #3 "Snardom"

Tunes of the Year

No.1
"Echoes Within"
from... Overcoming Limits
 / AGE OF ARTEMIS

No.2
"Come Alive"
from... Sultans of Sin
 / DYNAZTY

No.3
"Winning the Honor"
from... Kizuna (絆)
 / GALNERYUS

No.4
"The Quick and the Dead"
from... Stalingrad
 / ACCEPT

No.5
"Living on the Run"
from... Address the Nation
 / H.E.A.T

No.6
"Deconstruction"
from... Legend
 / WITCHCRAFT

No.7
"Perfect Blue"
from... Siegfried
 / ALHAMBRA

No.8
"In Solitude"
from... Breaking the Stillness
 / SHEAR

No.9
"Reverie for Eternity"
from... Plains of Oblivion
 / JEFF LOOMIS

No.10
"Sons of Winter and Stars"
from... Time I
 / WINTERSUN

次点
"Blood on My Hands"
from... Neverworld's End
 / XANDRIA

Players of the Year

Male Singer
 
Philippe D'Orange (SOUND STORM)

Female Singer
 
Alexa Leroux (SHEAR)

Guitar Player
 
Masha (CRYING MACHINE)

Bass Guitar Player
 
Johan Brand (ÄNGLAGÅRD)

Drum Player
 
Gene Hoglan (TESTAMENT)

Keyboard Player
 
Giuseppe Carrubba (THY MAJESTIE)

Cover Art of the Year

Monnos  / CONAN
by Tony Roberts