Beginning right now in Iron Maiden‘s free-to-play cellular sport Legacy of the Beast, the legendary band of Brits’ mascot Eddie will workforce up with Anthrax‘s Not Man for a particular mix of New York brutality. The workforce up shall be a part of the sport’s newest occasion, aptly titled Amongst The Dwelling.
Impressed by the Large 4 member’s current graphic novel of the identical title, the Amongst The Dwelling dungeon occasion will take gamers via the destroyed streets of New York Metropolis for the subsequent week. All through the occasion, Not Man is out for vengeance in opposition to hte forces that destroyed his hometown.
In keeping with the sport’s builders, this particular occasion is ripped straight out of the lyrics and themes present in Anthrax’s in depth discography. As for Anthrax’s involvement, the band mentioned they had been excited to workforce up with Iron Maiden, having all been life-long followers since they had been teenagers.
“We couldn’t be happier to be featured on this sport. When the thought got here up, we had been utterly bowled over by it, like, ‘are you critical?’ You will have Eddie, one of many biggest mascots of all time, and the Not-Man. Whenever you see the Not Man’s face, you determine it with Anthrax. The identical with Eddie and Iron Maiden – it doesn’t need to SAY ‘Iron Maiden,’ it doesn’t need to SAY ‘Anthrax,’ you simply put these two faces up and also you KNOW it’s Anthrax and Iron Maiden. Eddie and the Not-Man collectively, it’s like Batman and Robin, Scooby-Doo and Shaggy, peanut butter and jelly, it’s simply the best, and we’re so joyful to be a part of it. The sport kicks ass, and we expect persons are going to be so pleased with it – we will’t look ahead to it to return out.”
This isn’t the primary time the sport’s integrated different bands’ mascots. Previously, Eddie has teamed up with mascots from Motörhead, Disturbed, and 5 Finger Loss of life Punch.
The Anthrax Amongst The Dwelling occasion will kick off later right now at 5 p.m. If you wish to get entangled and play for your self, you’ll be able to obtain the sport on the Apple App Retailer or Google Play right now.