Name Country Genre Score
Varathron Greece Black Metal 116
Thou Art Lord Greece Black Metal (early), Black/Death/Thrash Metal (later) 102
Septicflesh Greece Atmospheric/Symphonic Death Metal 95
Samael Switzerland Black Metal (early), Electronic/Industrial Metal (later) 83
Moonspell Portugal Black Metal (early), Gothic Metal (later) 81
Necromantia Greece Black Metal 64
Melechesh Israel Black/Death/Middle Eastern Folk Metal 50
Agatus Greece Black Metal, Heavy Metal 36
Nightfall Greece Melodic Black/Death/Doom Metal, Gothic Rock/Metal (mid) 31
Katavasia Greece Melodic Black Metal 30
Master's Hammer Czech Republic Black Metal, Experimental 29
Mystifier Brazil Black/Death Metal 27
Macabre Omen Greece Epic/Pagan Black Metal 27
Deviser Greece Melodic Black Metal 25
Ithaqua Greece Black Metal 24
Ancient Rites Belgium Black Metal, Folk/Viking Metal 23
Tiamat Sweden Death/Doom Metal (early), Gothic Metal/Rock (later) 22
Astarte Greece Black Metal (early), Blackened Melodic Death Metal (later) 22
Dæmonarch Portugal Melodic Black Metal 20
Mortuary Drape Italy Black/Death Metal 19
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