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Megadeth Heads to Wargaming Metal Fest

Megadeth Heads to Wargaming Metal Fest

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Wargaming is excited to announce a thrilling collaboration with renowned metal band Megadeth. Introducing Metal Fest, an electrifying in-game event across four popular products: World of Tanks Modern Armor, World of Tanks Blitz, World of Warships, and World of Warships: Legends. Starting on August 28, Metal Fest will immerse players in the power of metal, featuring exclusive voiceovers by Dave Mustaine, frontman of Megadeth, along with James Lomenzo, Dirk Verbeuren, and Kiko Loureiro. Prepare for an epic celebration of the genre, complete with Megadeth-branded in-game items like tanks and warships, exciting missions and quests, integrated songs, and more!

This collaboration’s main attraction is the debut of the band’s beloved mascot, Vic Rattlehead, in video games. Vic will be brought to life with an impressive 3D design and a distinctive voiceover.

Dave Mustaine, the frontman of Megadeth, expresses excitement about their images being immortalized in video games for the first time. The addition of their mascot’s roaring voice intensifies the metal mayhem in the games. With over 350 mind-melting voice lines, players will experience the thunderous command during battles. Megadeth is prepared for Wargaming Metal Fest with tanks, warships, and a readiness to rock.

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World of Tanks Modern Armor

Aug 29 – Sep 25, 2023

Players can complete Challenges for Megadeth-themed rewards. The Store will introduce two new tanks inspired by “Peace Sells… but Who’s Buying?” and “The Sick, The Dying… and the Dead!” albums. Vic Rattlehead will be an exclusive 3D Commander, while Dave Mustaine, James Lomenzo, Dirk Verbeuren, and Kiko Loureiro will be added as 2D Commanders with unique voiceovers. Megadeth tank owners in the Garage can enjoy two songs (“Soldier On!” and “Peace Sells”) to amp up battles with rock power.

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World of Tanks Blitz

29 Aug – 3 Sep, 2023

World of Tanks Blitz players have the opportunity to participate in a special Megadeth quest, providing exclusive rewards like static and animated camos based on iconic Megadeth album covers. Additionally, they can obtain a distinctive tank skin inspired by the “Peace Sells…but Who’s Buying?” album for the Chieftain Mk. 6, unique avatars, collectible items, and even an exact replica of Dave Mustaine’s guitar to enhance the Hangar ambiance while engaging in exciting metal-infused battles.

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World of Warships PC

Aug 28 – Sep 13, 2023

Players of World of Warships can participate in unique missions to acquire special Commanders. One such Commander is Dave Mustaine, who will be honored as a ship Commander with his own original voiceover. Additionally, Vic Rattlehead will join the action, delivering orders with a menacing voice. As a grand prize, victorious players will receive the coveted Death Ray patch, symbolizing their dominance at sea and their metal prestige.

Furthermore, there will be two exclusive bundles featuring ship Commanders. Acquiring the “Megadeth: Set the Seas Afire” bundle grants players the fierce cruiser Rattlehead, inspired by the album cover of “Rust in Peace,” as an extra reward. Engaging in battles with this ship will immerse you in the iconic “Tornado of Souls” song from the same album, amplifying the intensity of the gameplay.

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World of Warships Legends

Aug 28 – Oct 2, 2023.

See Also

In World of Warships: Legends, players can earn the cruiser Rattlehead as a reward. By commanding this ship, Captains can also unlock guises for Dave and Vic. Additionally, players have the opportunity to acquire a themed patch and flag adorned with the band’s logo and Vic’s head, symbolizing their dedication to the metal legends.

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About Wargaming

Wargaming, an acclaimed online game developer and publisher based in Nicosia, Cyprus, has been a prominent player in the gaming industry since 1998. With 16 offices worldwide, including locations in Chicago, Prague, Shanghai, Tokyo, Vilnius, Kyiv, and Belgrade, Wargaming has earned its reputation as a leading force. Their popular titles, such as World of Tanks, World of Warships, and World of Tanks Blitz, have attracted millions of players across various gaming platforms.

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About Megadeth

Megadeth, the legendary American metal band led by Dave Mustaine, has had a transformative impact on the genre’s sound. With over 50 million records sold globally, they are an integral part of the metal lifestyle and have become an unmistakable symbol of rock and metal culture.

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