Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax & Megadeth Get An 8-Bit Makeover
Metal and video games—odd couple, or match made in heaven? Today you can stop guessing and decide for yourself! The geniuses over at Loudwire teamed up with the other geniuses at the Filthy Frackers to give your favorite metal acts an 8-bit makeover. Weird to think of these shred-classics sans guitars, but it sort of works.
Listening is only half the fun. The music video for each song also goes under the old-school video game knife, and the bands—which comprise what's known in the metal world as "the Big Four"—are depicted as Nintendo characters. Check out the clip above. As Mario would say: "Wahooooooo!"