Best Metal Albums of 1998


01
Gorguts
Obscura

4.38
2216 votes
02
Death
The Sound of Perseverance

4.38
8226 votes
03
Blind Guardian
Nightfall in Middle-Earth

4.3
2790 votes
04
Virgin Steele
Invictus

4.29
150 votes
05
Unholy (FIN)
Rapture

4.27
33 votes
06
Solstice (UK)
New Dark Age

4.26
132 votes
07
Bruce Dickinson
The Chemical Wedding

4.25
654 votes
08
Saviour Machine
Legend Part II

4.25
14 votes
09
Opeth
My Arms, Your Hearse

4.22
5342 votes
10
Theatre Of Tragedy
Aégis

4.2
162 votes
11
Zao
Where Blood and Fire Bring Rest

4.19
362 votes
12
Pagan Altar
Volume 1

4.19
118 votes
13
The Chasm
Deathcult for Eternity: The Triumph

4.19
162 votes
14
Strung Out
Twisted By Design

4.18
203 votes
15
Sex Machineguns
Sex Machinegun

4.17
18 votes
16
Iron Monkey
Our Problem

4.16
146 votes
17
Incantation
Diabolical Conquest

4.16
552 votes
18
Bethlehem
S.U.I.Z.I.D

4.16
68 votes
19
Sculptured
The Spear Of The Lily Is Aureoled

4.16
16 votes
20
Dan Swano
Moontower

4.15
915 votes
21
Buckethead
Colma

4.14
363 votes
22
Jag Panzer
Age of Mastery

4.13
52 votes
23
Therion
Vovin

4.13
362 votes
24
Tristania
Widow's Weeds

4.13
88 votes
25
Gates Of Ishtar
At Dusk And Forever

4.12
98 votes
26
In Extremo
Weckt Die Toten!

4.12
30 votes
27
Crowbar
Odd Fellows Rest

4.11
386 votes
28
Kekal
Beyond The Glimpse of Dreams

4.09
22 votes
29
Skepticism
Lead and Aether

4.08
142 votes
30
Dodheimsgard
Satanic Art

4.08
36 votes
31
Samael
Exodus

4.08
32 votes
32
Ayreon
Into the Electric Castle

4.08
253 votes
33
Inquisition
Into The Infernal Regions Of The Ancient

4.08
236 votes
34
Nightwish
Oceanborn

4.08
742 votes
35
System of a Down
System of a Down

4.07
7358 votes
36
Time Machines
Time Machines

4.07
29 votes
37
Aura Noir
Deep Tracts of Hell

4.06
62 votes
38
Spiritual Beggars
Mantra III

4.06
40 votes
39
Anathema
Alternative 4

4.06
669 votes
40
Training for Utopia
Plastic Soul Impalement

4.06
108 votes
41
Disembodied
If God Only Knew The Rest Were Dead

4.06
62 votes
42
Grief
Torso

4.05
60 votes
43
While Heaven Wept
Sorrow of the Angels

4.03
38 votes
44
Axel Rudi Pell
Oceans of Time

4.02
66 votes
45
Shadow Gallery
Tyranny

4.01
220 votes
46
Diabolical Masquerade
Nightwork

4
126 votes
47
Order From Chaos
An Ending In Fire

4
58 votes
48
Devin Townsend
Christeen + 4 Demos

4
28 votes
49
Falkenbach
...Magni Blandinn Ok Megintiri...

3.99
238 votes
50
X Japan
The Last Song

3.99
141 votes
51
Iced Earth
Something Wicked This Way Comes

3.99
1686 votes
52
Paysage d'Hiver
Steineiche

3.99
106 votes
53
Meshuggah
Chaosphere

3.98
2854 votes
54
Coalesce
Functioning on Impatience

3.98
584 votes
55
Death By Stereo
If Looks Could Kill, I'd Watch You Die

3.97
38 votes
56
Cave In
Until Your Heart Stops

3.97
436 votes
57
Cradle of Filth
Cruelty and the Beast

3.97
1218 votes
58
Runemagick
The Supreme Force of Eternity

3.96
82 votes
59
Aeternus
...and So the Night Became

3.96
68 votes
60
Tarot
For The Glory Of Nothing

3.95
22 votes
61
Suffocation
Despise the Sun

3.95
202 votes
62
Extol
Burial

3.95
303 votes
63
Bloodlet
The Seraphim Fall

3.95
20 votes
64
Boris
Amplifier Worship

3.95
792 votes
65
Conception
Flow

3.94
98 votes
66
Eldritch
El Nino

3.94
16 votes
67
Rhapsody of Fire
Symphony of Enchanted Lands

3.93
518 votes
68
Gehenna
Adimiron Black

3.93
28 votes
69
Edguy
Vain Glory Opera

3.93
254 votes
70
Desaster
Hellfire's Dominion

3.92
26 votes
71
System of a Down
Sugar

3.92
166 votes
72
Fear Factory
Obsolete

3.91
1514 votes
73
Buzzov-en
...At A Loss

3.9
42 votes
74
Antestor
The Return of the Black Death

3.9
94 votes
75
Evoken
Embrace the Emptiness

3.9
70 votes
76
Skepticism
Aes

3.9
48 votes
77
Megaherz
Kopfschuss

3.9
24 votes
78
Botch
American Nervoso

3.9
680 votes
79
Burning Witch
Crippled Lucifer

3.89
84 votes
80
Sear Bliss
The Haunting

3.88
13 votes
81
Ancient Rites
Fatherland

3.88
13 votes
82
Vintersorg
Till Fjälls

3.88
156 votes
83
Mago de Oz
La Leyenda de la Mancha

3.88
90 votes
84
Anata
The Infernal Depths of Hatred

3.88
168 votes
85
Liquid Tension Experiment
Liquid Tension Experiment

3.87
323 votes
86
I Shalt Become
Wanderings

3.87
43 votes
87
Witchery
Restless & Dead

3.87
45 votes
88
Nothingface
An Audio Guide to Everyday Atrocity

3.87
170 votes
89
The Kovenant
Nexus Polaris

3.86
72 votes
90
Vision of Disorder
Imprint

3.86
122 votes
91
Primordial
A Journey's End

3.86
91 votes
92
Grave Digger
Knights of the Cross

3.85
165 votes
93
Appalling Spawn
Freedom, Hope And Fury

3.85
20 votes
94
Saturnus
For the Loveless Lonely Nights

3.85
20 votes
95
Narnia
Awakening

3.85
20 votes
96
Skycamefalling
To Forever Embrace The Sun

3.84
32 votes
97
Cryptopsy
Whisper Supremacy

3.84
557 votes
98
Odium (NOR)
The Sad Realm of the Stars

3.84
28 votes
99
Dawn
Slaughtersun (Crown of the Triarchy)

3.84
190 votes
100
Angel Dust
Border of Reality

3.83
99 votes
101
The Sins of Thy Beloved
Lake of Sorrow

3.83
60 votes
102
All Out War
For Those Who Were Crucified

3.83
54 votes
103
Soilent Green
Sewn Mouth Secrets

3.83
112 votes
104
Converge
When Forever Comes Crashing

3.83
1237 votes
105
Savatage
The Wake Of Magellan

3.82
408 votes
106
Katatonia
Discouraged Ones

3.81
976 votes
107
Trelldom
Til et Annet...

3.81
13 votes
108
Frozen Shadows
Dans les Bras des Immortels

3.81
13 votes
109
Symphony X
Twilight in Olympus

3.8
1128 votes
110
Brainstorm
Unholy

3.8
15 votes
111
Arckanum
Kampen

3.8
15 votes
112
Thyrfing
Thyrfing

3.79
34 votes
113
Astarte
Doomed Dark Years

3.79
78 votes
114
Rammstein
Sehnsucht

3.79
1010 votes
115
Soilent Green
A String of Lies

3.79
14 votes
116
Ritual Carnage
The Highest Law

3.79
14 votes
117
Heavenwood
Swallow

3.79
14 votes
118
Marilyn Manson
Mechanical Animals

3.79
1231 votes
119
Mithotyn
King of the Distant Forest

3.78
64 votes
120
The Dillinger Escape Plan
Under the Running Board

3.78
502 votes
121
Morning Again
As Tradition Dies Slowly

3.78
18 votes
122
Nasum
Inhale/Exhale

3.78
170 votes
123
Electric Wizard
Supercoven

3.77
88 votes
124
Dir En Grey
Jealous

3.77
39 votes
125
Stratovarius
Destiny

3.77
495 votes
126
12 Rods
Split Personalities

3.76
17 votes
127
Apocalyptica
Inquisition Symphony

3.76
151 votes
128
Nokturnal Mortum
To the Gates of Blasphemous Fire

3.74
60 votes
129
I Have Dreams
Three Days 'Til Christmas

3.74
55 votes
130
Beheaded
Perpetual Mockery

3.73
15 votes
131
The Body Lovers
Number One of Three

3.72
16 votes
132
Judas Iscariot
Distant In Solitary Night

3.71
40 votes
133
Windy and Carl
Depths

3.71
24 votes
134
U.D.O.
No Limits

3.71
24 votes
135
Bal-Sagoth
Battle Magic

3.7
141 votes
136
Primal Fear
Primal Fear

3.7
118 votes
137
Nile
Amongst the Catacombs of Nephren-Ka

3.7
856 votes
138
Arghoslent
Galloping Through the Battle Ruins

3.7
348 votes
139
HammerFall
Legacy of Kings

3.69
358 votes
140
Absu
In the Eyes of Ioldánach

3.69
16 votes
141
Helloween
Better Than Raw

3.69
542 votes
142
Arch Enemy
Stigmata

3.68
704 votes
143
Within Temptation
The Dance

3.68
34 votes
144
Labyrinth
Return to Heaven Denied

3.68
39 votes
145
Rob Zombie
Hellbilly Deluxe

3.68
612 votes
146
Hecate Enthroned
Dark Requiems And The Unsilent Massacre

3.67
46 votes
147
Moonspell
Sin/Pecado

3.67
124 votes
148
Cephalic Carnage
Exploiting Dysfunction

3.67
85 votes
149
Dying Fetus
Killing on Adrenaline

3.67
251 votes
150
Deeds of Flesh
Inbreeding the Anthropophagi

3.67
78 votes
151
Rwake
Xenoglossalgia: The Last Stage of Awareness

3.67
24 votes
152
Skinless
Progression Towards Evil

3.66
37 votes
153
Ulver
Themes From William Blake's The Marriage of Heaven and Hell

3.66
305 votes
154
Lacuna Coil
Lacuna Coil

3.66
72 votes
155
Exhumed
Gore Metal

3.66
146 votes
156
Threshold
Clone

3.66
64 votes
157
Bolt Thrower
Mercenary

3.66
372 votes
158
Angelcorpse
Exterminate

3.65
110 votes
159
Gasp
Drome Triler of Puzzle Zoo People

3.65
30 votes
160
Morbid Angel
Formulas Fatal to the Flesh

3.65
500 votes
161
Bass Communion
Bass Communion

3.64
18 votes
162
Evanescence
Evanescence EP

3.64
65 votes
163
Borknagar
The Archaic Course

3.64
214 votes
164
Old Man's Child
Ill Natured Spiritual Invasion

3.64
118 votes
165
Thorns
Thorns vs Emperor (split w/ Emperor)

3.63
23 votes
166
Strung Out
Crossroads and Illusions

3.63
31 votes
167
Running Wild
The Rivalry

3.63
102 votes
168
Pitchshifter
www.pitchshifter.com

3.62
84 votes
169
...and Oceans
The Dynamic Gallery of Thoughts

3.61
22 votes
170
Evergrey
The Dark Discovery

3.61
106 votes
171
16Volt
SuperCoolNothing

3.61
18 votes
172
Cypress Hill
IV

3.61
216 votes
173
Malevolent Creation
The Fine Art of Murder

3.6
132 votes
174
OOMPH!
Unrein

3.6
26 votes
175
Amon Amarth
Once Sent from the Golden Hall

3.59
894 votes
176
Angra
Fireworks

3.59
222 votes
177
Negura Bunget
Sala Molksa

3.58
50 votes
178
Macbeth
Romantic Tragedy's Crescendo

3.57
14 votes
179
Jerry Cantrell
Boggy Depot

3.57
158 votes
180
Graveland
Immortal Pride

3.57
29 votes
181
Naglfar
Diabolical

3.57
150 votes
182
Garden of Shadows
Heart of the Corona

3.56
48 votes
183
Limbonic Art
Epitome Of Illusion

3.56
32 votes
184
Vintersorg
Hedniskhjartad

3.56
32 votes
185
Paul Gilbert
Flying Dog

3.56
16 votes
186
Madball
Look My Way

3.56
33 votes
187
Paysage d'Hiver
Schattengang

3.56
81 votes
188
Catamenia
Halls Of Frozen North

3.55
56 votes
189
King Diamond
Voodoo

3.55
432 votes
190
Katatonia
Saw You Drown

3.54
68 votes
191
Kilgore
A Search for Reason

3.54
24 votes
192
Paysage d'Hiver
Die Festung

3.53
91 votes
193
Freak Kitchen
Freak Kitchen

3.53
16 votes
194
Marduk
Nightwing

3.53
210 votes
195
Embodyment
Embrace the Eternal

3.53
38 votes
196
Cannibal Corpse
Gallery of Suicide

3.52
499 votes
197
Korn
Follow the Leader

3.52
4318 votes
198
Stars of the Lid
Per Aspera Ad Astra

3.52
64 votes
199
Sentenced
Frozen

3.51
134 votes
200
The Haunted
The Haunted

3.51
444 votes



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