Best Metal Albums of 2002


01
Stratovarius
EagleHeart

4.5
15 votes
02
This Day Forward
Kairos

4.43
15 votes
03
Daisuke Ishiwatari
Guilty Gear XX Original Soundtrack

4.39
18 votes
04
Manilla Road
Mark of the Beast

4.37
45 votes
05
Agalloch
The Mantle

4.36
3516 votes
06
Manilla Road
Spiral Castle

4.33
54 votes
07
Isis
Oceanic

4.31
3518 votes
08
Empyrium
Weiland

4.29
282 votes
09
Paysage d'Hiver
Winterkaelte

4.28
141 votes
10
Windir
Likferd

4.27
201 votes
11
Masterplan
Enlighten Me

4.25
12 votes
12
Pain of Salvation
Remedy Lane

4.24
398 votes
13
Porcupine Tree
In Absentia

4.24
2523 votes
14
Impaled
Mondo Medicale

4.22
25 votes
15
Hopesfall
No Wings To Speak Of

4.22
286 votes
16
Botch
An Anthology of Dead Ends

4.21
607 votes
17
Red Harvest
Sick Transit Gloria Mundi

4.2
50 votes
18
Ron Jarzombek
Solitarily Speaking of Theoretical Confinement

4.2
15 votes
19
Hopesfall
The Satellite Years

4.2
482 votes
20
earthtone9
Omega

4.18
22 votes
21
Virgin Black
Sombre Romantic

4.18
45 votes
22
Destroyer 666
Of Wolves, Women & War

4.17
18 votes
23
Burst
In Coveting Ways

4.17
18 votes
24
Lustmord
Carbon/Core

4.17
12 votes
25
Manticora
Hyperion

4.17
12 votes
26
Arcturus
The Sham Mirrors

4.16
828 votes
27
Ildjarn
Hardangervidda

4.15
20 votes
28
Acumen Nation
The 5ifth Column

4.15
20 votes
29
Knut
Challenger

4.15
218 votes
30
Prototype
Trinity

4.14
42 votes
31
Wolf
Black Wings

4.14
21 votes
32
Judas Iscariot
To Embrace the Corpses Bleeding

4.13
15 votes
33
Destroyer 666
Cold Steel...for an Iron Age

4.13
216 votes
34
Reverend Bizarre
In The Rectory Of The Bizarre Reverend

4.12
158 votes
35
Kalmah
They Will Return

4.12
728 votes
36
William Basinski
The Disintegration Loops I

4.12
113 votes
37
Nadja
Touched

4.11
152 votes
38
Symphony X
The Odyssey

4.09
1134 votes
39
Thyrfing
Vansinnesvisor

4.09
29 votes
40
Krux
Krux

4.08
12 votes
41
Warmen
Beyond Abilities

4.08
12 votes
42
Shaman
Ritual

4.08
12 votes
43
Cog
Just Visiting - Part 2

4.07
21 votes
44
Cog
Just Visiting - Part 1

4.07
21 votes
45
Immolation
Unholy Cult

4.07
259 votes
46
Blaze Bayley
Tenth Dimension

4.07
29 votes
47
The Dillinger Escape Plan
Irony Is a Dead Scene

4.07
1120 votes
48
Taake
Over Bjoergvin Graater Himmerik

4.06
93 votes
49
Dark Tranquillity
Damage Done

4.06
1500 votes
50
Wyrd
Huldrafolk

4.06
16 votes
51
Nocturnal Rites
Shadowland

4.06
12 votes
52
Belenos
Spicilege

4.06
35 votes
53
Desire
Locus Horrendus - The Night Cries Of A Sullen Soul

4.05
22 votes
54
The Fucking Champs
V

4.05
11 votes
55
Mourning Beloveth
The Sullen Sulcus

4.04
36 votes
56
Yyrkoon
Dying Sun

4.04
13 votes
57
Immortal
Sons of Northern Darkness

4.04
1244 votes
58
Funeral
In Fields of Pestilent Grief

4.04
14 votes
59
Rhapsody of Fire
Power of the Dragonflame

4.03
350 votes
60
Cephalic Carnage
Lucid Interval

4.03
151 votes
61
Iron Savior
Condition Red

4.03
17 votes
62
Dream Theater
Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence

4.02
1601 votes
63
The Crown
Crowned in Terror

4.02
153 votes
64
Codeseven
The Rescue

4.01
35 votes
65
Pulse Ultra
Headspace

4.01
112 votes
66
Blind Guardian
A Night at the Opera

4
1347 votes
67
Decapitated
Nihility

4
570 votes
68
Sentenced
The Cold White Light

4
188 votes
69
Necrophobic
Bloodhymns

4
92 votes
70
Rapture
Songs For The Withering

4
66 votes
71
In Mourning
Senseless

4
12 votes
72
Pandemonium
Insomnia

4
12 votes
73
Disgorge
Consume the Forsaken

3.99
39 votes
74
Dream Evil
Dragon Slayer

3.98
154 votes
75
Naglfar
Ex Inferis

3.98
20 votes
76
Killswitch Engage
Alive or Just Breathing

3.97
3526 votes
77
Pinkly Smooth
Unfortunate Snort

3.97
116 votes
78
Primal Fear
Black Sun

3.97
98 votes
79
Negura Bunget
'N Crugu Bradului

3.96
168 votes
80
The Red Chord
Fused Together in Revolving Doors

3.96
447 votes
81
Ram-Zet
Escape

3.96
26 votes
82
Bongzilla
Gateway

3.96
146 votes
83
Nile
In Their Darkened Shrines

3.96
1024 votes
84
Meshuggah
Nothing

3.95
3093 votes
85
At Vance
Only Human

3.94
18 votes
86
Melvins
Hostile Ambient Takeover

3.94
107 votes
87
Boris
Heavy Rocks

3.94
486 votes
88
Vehemence
God Was Created

3.94
43 votes
89
Rage
Unity

3.94
50 votes
90
Green Carnation
Light of Day, Day of Darkness

3.93
254 votes
91
Warlord
Rising Out of the Ashes

3.93
14 votes
92
Ghoul
We Came for the Dead!!!

3.92
26 votes
93
Winds
Reflections of the I

3.92
19 votes
94
DIR EN GREY
Kisou

3.92
378 votes
95
Beseech
Souls Highway

3.92
12 votes
96
Diablo
Renaissance

3.92
12 votes
97
Burnt By the Sun
Soundtrack to the Personal Revolution

3.91
64 votes
98
Freedom Call
Eternity

3.91
44 votes
99
Leviathan
White Devil, Black Metal

3.91
11 votes
100
Sinch
Sinch

3.9
52 votes
101
Chevelle
Wonder What's Next

3.9
1365 votes
102
Tad Morose
Matters Of The Dark

3.9
39 votes
103
Opeth
Deliverance

3.9
4876 votes
104
Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine
Rampton

3.9
24 votes
105
Joshua Fit For Battle
To Bring Our Own End

3.89
198 votes
106
Skycamefalling
To Forever Embrace The Sun

3.88
26 votes
107
Loscil
Submers

3.88
30 votes
108
Living Sacrifice
Conceived In Fire

3.88
279 votes
109
Blindspott
Blindspott

3.88
32 votes
110
Madder Mortem
Deadlands

3.88
16 votes
111
Paysage d'Hiver/Lunar Aurora
Split

3.88
12 votes
112
Nightwish
Century Child

3.87
556 votes
113
Black Label Society
1919 Eternal

3.87
540 votes
114
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Yanqui U.X.O.

3.87
1173 votes
115
Snapcase
End Transmission

3.87
53 votes
116
Paul Gilbert
Burning Organ

3.87
15 votes
117
Floor
Floor

3.86
66 votes
118
Soilwork
Natural Born Chaos

3.86
1836 votes
119
Norther
Dreams of Endless War

3.85
369 votes
120
Fleshpress
Fleshpress

3.84
16 votes
121
Threshold
Critical Mass

3.84
76 votes
122
Yakuza
Way of the Dead

3.84
31 votes
123
SikTh
Let the Transmitting Begin

3.83
54 votes
124
Eths
Samantha

3.83
18 votes
125
Holy Moses
Disorder of the Order

3.83
18 votes
126
Callenish Circle
Flesh Power Dominion

3.83
12 votes
127
Avantasia
The Metal Opera Pt. II

3.83
128 votes
128
Arghoslent
Incorrigible Bigotry

3.83
444 votes
129
Vomitory
Blood Rapture

3.83
23 votes
130
Pleymo
Episode 2: Medicine Cake

3.83
23 votes
131
Insomnium
In the Halls of Awaiting

3.82
660 votes
132
Mastodon
Remission

3.82
5142 votes
133
Mithras
Forever Advancing... Legions

3.81
32 votes
134
Anvil
Still Going Strong

3.81
24 votes
135
Rotten Sound
Murderworks

3.81
73 votes
136
Novembre
Dreams D'Azur

3.8
84 votes
137
December
The Lament Configuration

3.8
20 votes
138
Luca Turilli
Prophet Of The Last Eclipse

3.8
64 votes
139
Down
Down II: A Bustle In Your Hedgerow

3.8
730 votes
140
Darkspace
Minus One

3.79
17 votes
141
Severe Torture
Misanthropic Carnage

3.79
24 votes
142
Five Pointe O
Untitled

3.79
66 votes
143
Woods of Ypres
Against the Seasons

3.79
80 votes
144
Dark Moor
The Gates of Oblivion

3.78
44 votes
145
Angra
Hunters and Prey

3.78
64 votes
146
DIR EN GREY
Child prey

3.78
54 votes
147
Cadacross
Corona Borealis

3.77
11 votes
148
Apotheosis
Farthest from the Sun

3.77
13 votes
149
Shadows Fall
The Art of Balance

3.76
1593 votes
150
Vintersorg
Visions From The Spiral Generator

3.76
98 votes
151
Doomsword
Resound the Horn

3.75
30 votes
152
Trail Of Tears
A New Dimension Of Might

3.75
24 votes
153
Riot
Through the Storm

3.75
12 votes
154
CKY
Infiltrate Destroy Rebuild

3.75
291 votes
155
Primordial
Storm Before Calm

3.74
65 votes
156
Running Wild
The Brotherhood

3.74
34 votes
157
Enthroned
Carnage In World's Beyond

3.73
12 votes
158
Curl Up and Die
Unfortunately We're Not Robots

3.73
50 votes
159
SuidAkrA
Emprise to Avalon

3.72
54 votes
160
Shining (SWE)
III - Angst, Självdestruktivitetens Emissarie

3.72
144 votes
161
The Chasm
Conjuration of the Spectral Empire

3.72
16 votes
162
Dimmu Borgir
Alive In Torment

3.72
16 votes
163
Star One
Space Metal

3.71
84 votes
164
Tankard
B-Day

3.71
21 votes
165
Sirenia
At Sixes And Sevens

3.71
54 votes
166
Behemoth
Zos Kia Cultus (Here and Beyond)

3.7
804 votes
167
Vanden Plas
Beyond Daylight

3.7
60 votes
168
Falconer
Chapters From A Vale Forlorn

3.7
41 votes
169
Lord Gore
The Autophagous Orgy

3.69
13 votes
170
Bloodbath
Resurrection Through Carnage

3.69
462 votes
171
Project 86
Truthless Heroes

3.69
123 votes
172
Acid Mothers Temple
Univers Zen ou de zero a zero

3.69
16 votes
173
Weedeater
Sixteen Tons

3.68
38 votes
174
Firewind
Between Heaven And Hell

3.68
82 votes
175
Haste the Day
That They May Know You

3.68
182 votes
176
Freak Kitchen
Move

3.68
17 votes
177
Bathory
Nordland I

3.67
354 votes
178
Heaven Shall Burn
Whatever It May Take

3.67
297 votes
179
Vader
Revelations

3.67
150 votes
180
Draconian
Dark Oceans We Cry

3.67
12 votes
181
Ra
From One

3.67
104 votes
182
Halford
Crucible

3.66
86 votes
183
Snot
Alive!

3.66
19 votes
184
Alabama Thunderpussy
Staring At The Divine

3.66
16 votes
185
Origin
Informis Infinitas Inhumanitas

3.65
107 votes
186
Rwake
Hell Is A Door To The Sun

3.65
40 votes
187
W.A.S.P.
Dying For the World

3.65
74 votes
188
Filter
The Amalgamut

3.64
179 votes
189
Evergreen Terrace
Burned Alive By Time

3.64
88 votes
190
Cave In
Tides of Tomorrow

3.63
89 votes
191
36 Crazyfists
Bitterness the Star

3.63
287 votes
192
Grand Magus
Grand Magus

3.63
32 votes
193
Cadaveria
The Shadows' Madame

3.63
16 votes
194
Kaamos
Kaamos

3.63
12 votes
195
It Dies Today
Forever Scorned

3.62
73 votes
196
Rotting Christ
Genesis

3.61
70 votes
197
Sympathy
Invocation

3.61
18 votes
198
Mudvayne
The End of All Things to Come

3.61
857 votes
199
Beyond The Embrace
Against The Elements

3.6
15 votes
200
Agoraphobic Nosebleed
Frozen Corpse Stuffed With Dope

3.6
117 votes



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