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|0.0 ||Mickeymau5 | February 24th 12|
If Obama churned out jobs like how Emmure produces breakdowns we'll skyrocket out of the recession.
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|0.0 ||Alex McInnis | March 8th 12|
Will suck huge ass crackers... Will have creative lyrics. Something along the lines of " I wanna watch u punch her clit"
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|0.0 ||Robert Lowe CONTRIBUTOR | February 26th 12|
Hating on Emure is the right thing to do actually
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|0.0 ||Tim Bartolini | February 24th 12|
wow it's got arcade games in the background instead of a boombox, it must be cool now
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|0.0 ||ncguitar | February 24th 12|
better than stooma
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|2.0 poor||KosherSoldier | March 19th 12|
Mind bending riffz accompanied by sick-as-fuck br0downz and inspirational lyrics. Homophobes and misogynists rejoice!
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|0.0 ||Sam Feldman | March 8th 12|
isn't there a petition somewhere we can sign that says emmure can't make music anymore? i value human life but the members of emmure aren't human, they're faggots.
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|3.0 good||Nerf | February 26th 12|
I'm gonna hate on Emmure cuz it's the cool thing to do
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|3.0 good||SexPanther | April 9th 12|
im a sucker for breakdowns and while i like emmure, id never rate an emmure album above a 3.5. the unstructured messes that are called emmure songs are back on this album and about 5 or 6 of them are almost identical. Protoman, Blackheart Reigns, MDMA, Bison Diaries, and AI all were songs that i liked(especially the WELCOME TO HELL slam-ish breakdown on blackheart) and their new obsession with melodic riffs is kinda good at times(MDMA sounds kinda cool)
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|2.0 poor||Jared Floryan | November 19th 14|
Emmure and innovation usually find themselves separated so much it's not all that astonishing. All of their releases ranging from Goodbye to the Gallows to the latest studio album Eternal Enemies rely on a broken, scarred formula largely comprised of chugging riffs and a bit of an overemphasis on the breakdowns; the band's debut was at least promising back then and is arguably Emmure's prime, if this existed in their case. Slave to the Game is a record that hardly stops rolling in the dirt of monotony, but it's not an entirely bad offering (just tiresome). Unsurprisingly, the melody-driven "MDMA" and "Umar Dumps Dormammu" with the latter's decent usage of electronics are my recommended tracks.
|0.0 ||Brendan Schroer | June 7th 14|
I'd like to chop off Frankie's dick and feed it to my dogs, but I'd also like to know that even dogs have taste.
|1.5 very poor||Jakob Johnson | May 18th 13|
"I TRIED MY FUCKING BEST!!!" MDMA is the only song worth listening...and that's only because
it sounds kind of pretty.
|2.0 poor||mICHICHICHI | November 26th 12|
And no frets were played today. nhom nhom nhom nhom nhom nhom nhom nhom nhom
|2.0 poor||Zedo Kei | June 6th 12|
If you are not familiar with metalcore, it's okay for you to have this stuff. Yea sometimes the bad thing leads you to the good thing. Listening to this, you know what terrible metalcore means, and so, if you already knew what bad metalcore criteria is, and then I know you will search the finest metalcore stuffs! Ciaww...
|1.0 awful||codyliciousss | June 3rd 12|
Nothing witty to say, this album (like all of their previous works) is terrible.
|1.5 very poor||Deuce8311 | May 27th 12|
Maybe the criticism they receive for this album will convince Emmure that they should wait longer than 14 months before releasing a new album. It would be worth the wait if it means more time and diversity is put into it. Speaker of the Dead wasn't actually too bad in my opinion. There were a few songs that were ok, but there is not much to salvage from Slave to the Game. Frankie is at times incomprehensible as usual, but maybe that's just me. As predicted, there is an overuse of breakdowns, and an underuse of diversity. There is however a bit of melody used on a few tracks. Some elctronics are used here too (though not well). None the less, these factors show that Emmure may be trying to gradually change their sound. This is of course an advisable thing to do, if they want their fanbase to be more than just confused teenagers who are angry at the world.
|3.5 great||SilverandBlack5 | April 26th 12|
"Slave To The Game" is a major step for Emmure. As a lifetime listener of them (look at my Goodbye to the Gallows opinions for explanation), they of course have always overused breakdowns, to the point where some of their songs ARE breakdowns. But not here. There are breakdowns aplenty, but they also have proven that there is talent to be had and that they know how to make solid music. Chugging? Yes. Electronics? Yes. But still a step up in every way from the past 2 albums.
|5.0 classic||Pequenopolis | April 23rd 12|
Totally dope bro yeah this is awesome I'm just a slave to the game bro!
|2.0 poor||G.M.B. | April 13th 12|
It could be worse. Much, much worse.
|0.0 ||ASnideRemark | April 9th 12|
Repetitive song structures, mediocre lyricism and a slight step up in instrumentation mark improvement for Emmure, however it still isn't anything innovative and sticks to a boring formula.
|2.0 poor||thechodewarrior | April 8th 12|
if anyone actually expected something different from their previous albums, you should be shot
|2.0 poor|| ^_^ | April 6th 12|
downloaded it, and its kinda mehh. some songs sound good, but their is still the same stuff that you hate about emmure. I guess the good thing is that this cd has the least of it.
|2.5 average||youfailedme87 | March 28th 12|
I must say I'm a little shocked. I wasn't completely bored to tears trying to listen to this album. There's just
enough melody and a different selection of riffs through out the songs to make a it a descent album. The
lyrics are what they are at this point in Emmure's career, can't really expect more then that now.
|2.5 average||asaf | March 22nd 12|
i like this one better than the last one. maybe it's mark castillo. yeah, it's mark castillo. okay, now i've gained interest again. and i was there during the my bitter end days...
|3.5 great||Psycotrip | March 22nd 12|
Negative breakdown comment. And the raydu raydu. Emmure write songs.
|1.5 very poor||Ryan Lizotte | March 20th 12|
Let's be honest. How did you really expect this would be?
|1.0 awful||Elixen | March 25th 15|
|1.5 very poor||Jed | January 7th 15|
|2.5 average||Aaron77 | December 24th 14|
|1.5 very poor||CapnJizz | December 21st 14|
|1.0 awful||Conor | September 3rd 14|
|2.0 poor||Mercy | September 3rd 14|
|2.5 average||Redlar | August 4th 14|
|2.0 poor||Ayil | July 23rd 14|
|2.5 average||NVCTOR | June 20th 14|
|2.5 average||DMX | April 29th 14|
|2.5 average||Roman | April 23rd 14|
|1.0 awful||Fujay | April 20th 14|
|2.0 poor||Oranges. CONTRIBUTOR | April 20th 14|
|1.5 very poor||Faraudo | April 18th 14|
|1.5 very poor||Giansk | April 15th 14|
|1.5 very poor||enjoimx | March 26th 14|
|3.0 good||Sebe | February 2nd 14|
|1.0 awful||gas83 | February 2nd 14|
|1.5 very poor||Tyler G | January 10th 14|
|1.0 awful||Michael | December 18th 13|
|1.0 awful||wil94 | November 2nd 13|
|2.5 average||hudso | November 1st 13|
|1.0 awful||Lours | October 28th 13|
|1.5 very poor||ADR | October 19th 13|
|3.5 great||Cole673 | September 26th 13|
|2.5 average||Kurazz | August 18th 13|
|1.0 awful||Gnome7 | August 10th 13|
|1.0 awful||SMUD | July 18th 13|
|3.0 good||groov | April 9th 13|
|2.0 poor||Skoj | February 20th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Antigen | December 23rd 12|
|2.0 poor||Kronzo | December 5th 12|
|2.5 average||brunch | December 1st 12|
|1.0 awful||xevman | November 20th 12|
|1.5 very poor||DMheadMD | November 13th 12|
|1.0 awful||Winrar | November 12th 12|
|1.5 very poor||Warpt | November 6th 12|
|2.0 poor||fyffe | October 21st 12|
|3.5 great||YUJOS | September 10th 12|
|4.0 excellent||John | July 30th 12|
|1.5 very poor||WSH | July 3rd 12|
|1.5 very poor||Owen | June 24th 12|
|2.5 average||chayka | May 18th 12|
|1.5 very poor||Jen | May 16th 12|
|1.5 very poor||AdamK | May 16th 12|
|1.5 very poor||JAXETA | May 9th 12|
|2.5 average||pbass0 | May 8th 12|
|4.0 excellent||moetheG | April 30th 12|
|3.0 good||GhostK | April 12th 12|
|1.5 very poor||Pim K | April 10th 12|
|1.5 very poor||KSK1 | April 9th 12|
|2.0 poor||Bill | April 8th 12|
|3.0 good||bry11 | March 20th 12|
|2.5 average||bloc | March 19th 12|
|2.5 average||Seraph | March 19th 12|
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