Pentakill releases new songs

2014-05-31 by Christopher Geriak | 19 Comments
League of Legends virtual metal band Pentakill has now officially dropped their second and third songs, "Deathfire Grasp" and "Ohmwreacker," which are parts of their debut album "Smite and Ignite." "Deathfire Grasp" features former Dragonforce singer ZP Theart while "Ohmwrecker," an instrumental song, features former Dream Theater member Derek Sherinian on keyboards. The 8-track album is set to be released on June 3.


"Deathfire Grasp"



"Ohmwrecker"


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NonApplicable
May 31st 2014
2143 Comments


This sounds good to me. Even if it's for some silly game.

Asdfp277
May 31st 2014
2548 Comments


opeth >
probably

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Green Baron
May 31st 2014
21843 Comments


Seems gimmicky

Sabrutin
May 31st 2014
1884 Comments


What the hell, I'm a DotA player and some friends who play LoL keep talking about this. Let's hear it.


First is lame.
Second is lame.

Done.


NonApplicable
May 31st 2014
2143 Comments


opeth >
probably


You mustn't listen to a lot of music with a mentality like this

trackbytrackreviews
May 31st 2014
2498 Comments


I love Opeth but the best band ever? Nah

Toondude10
June 1st 2014
6907 Comments


Good songs imo, though slightly disappointed that Ohmwrecker has no vocals.

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dawija1017
June 1st 2014
613 Comments


League of Legends is just an entire culture based on mediocrity

DatBeefPudding
June 1st 2014
1547 Comments


^ that makes 0 sense

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Toondude10
June 1st 2014
6907 Comments


that makes 0 sense [2]

imsopunk
June 1st 2014
3 Comments


I thought the first single was better, but so far I'm more impressed than I thought I'd be with a band as dumb and gimmicky as this one seems to be. I'm expecting to like the album at least a little bit.

xpaincakex
June 2nd 2014
194 Comments


In all honesty though, does anyone actually listen to this kind of music? There isn't really a point to releasing this kind of music for a videogame lol.

Toondude10
June 2nd 2014
6907 Comments


Bands do that kind of thing a lot actually, Breaking Benjamin originally did their song "Blow me Away" for Halo 2 and it wasn't officially released until 2010. There's also a God of War 3 EP consisting of songs that are only available in it, aside from Trivium's "Shattering the Skies Above."

XxUpinsiderxX
June 2nd 2014
105 Comments


People will always find something to bitch about. LoL is a fun game...if you mute everyone XD or play with friends. The songs are fun nothing really amazing but they're fun to listen to.

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Sabrutin
June 2nd 2014
1884 Comments


"Bands do that kind of thing a lot actually"

Except that Blow Me Away was actually good for the game and IN the game. This is just average power put down for the young players. There is no real good qualities at all, just some bitching like "we got DT's keyboards for this!" or "Hey, we got DRAGONFORCE!".
Despite my first statement, I don't really have nothing against the game. It's just that these songs are meh. Also, I find that instrumental quite pointless, like they were too lazy to do something better.

Negator
June 2nd 2014
857 Comments


yea so who else thinks aatrox is freelo rn

Toondude10
June 2nd 2014
6907 Comments


@Sabrutin Sounds like you don't listen to power metal that often. Though I can understand what your saying.

Sabrutin
June 3rd 2014
1884 Comments


@Toondude: I do listen to some power bands (Blind Guardian, Sonata Arctica [early], Firewind, Galneryus, Rhapsody of Fire, SinBreed, Powerwolf... just to name a few) but I'm not expert in the genre (you can count Axel Rudi Pell if you want but for me that's way more heavy metal than power). But this Smite and Ignite felt really average, with about half filler tracks and only one really notable track (Lightbringer, which I also commend because I like Jorn).


Impervious
June 5th 2014
474 Comments


I didn't expect to like this so I just thought I'd listen and laugh but actually, I really digged the flow of "Deathfire Grasp" even though I usually don't care for Power Metal and astonishingly enough, I even liked the vocals and was stupified to learn it was the ex-Dragonforce vocalist. Kinda blown away by this honestly.



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