Hear Slayer, Tool and Iron Maiden classics reinvented as 8-bit Super Nintendo themes
YouTuber 8 Bit Musician’s plan to reimagine metal anthems as Super Nintendo-style themes is the internet as its best
Ever wondered what Tool’s prog-metal anthem Schism, Slayer’s Angel Of Death or Iron Maiden’s The Trooper might sound like if they were adopted to soundtrack Super Nintendo games?
I’s a rhetorical question, we’re fully aware that the answer is, ‘Of course not, fool.’
But, that doesn’t mean you should be denied the wholesome purity of YouTuber 8 Bit Musician’s campaign to render some of metal’s most iconic standards as cheerful, uplifting and heartwarming anthems for a new age.
So without further ado…
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