Contact Us

Metallica Video Game – Readers Poll

James Hetfield

Today, the internet dug up some interesting, ridiculous and most of all awesome news. In 2005, there was a Metallica video game being developed, which meshed a racing game with a post-apocalyptic atmosphere. Now in 2012, the lost trailer and some concept art from the unreleased game have been making their way around the interwebs.

The teaser trailer was tucked in versions of ‘St. Anger,’ so the game clearly was in somewhat of an advanced developmental stage, if assets were created and promoted. The animations showcase frontman James Hetfield absolutely strapped with huge machine guns, guitarist Kirk Hammett with a pet vulture on his shoulder, drummer Lars Ulrich beside a truck completely covered in megaphones, (how’s that for social commentary?) and a vast array of grotesque enemies for the ‘Big 4′ vigilantes to riddle with bullets.

This begs the question — If you were to play a Metallica video game, which member of the band would you choose to be. We’re talking any member from any era of Metallica. Choose your character in the poll below!



Previous Readers Poll: Favorite Ozzy/Dio Era Black Sabbath Album

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Best of Ultimate Metallica

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Ultimate Metallica quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!