AOTY 2021
Twelve Foot Ninja - Vengeance
Critic Score
Based on 3 reviews
User Score
Based on 18 ratings
October 15, 2021 / Release Date
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Twelve Foot Ninja - Vengeance

Genre: Alternative Metal
Country: Australia

Final Verdict: 52% (Pleasant Album)
Yearly Ranking: 786th / 862

Highlight: Culture War

Made me think of:
Betraying the Martyrs
I've been long since anticipating a Twelve Foot Ninja album after I absolutely loved their "Outlier" project they released back in 2016. While there are some excellent bangers and creative ideas on here, some fall a good bit short on execution with either sounding too bizarre for my taste or too similar to some of their previous projects. Regardless, it's a project at least worth checking out for TFN's unique sound and songwriting.

FAVORITE TRACKS: Culture War, Dead End, Start The ... read more
It feels like the wait for the new Twelve Foot Ninja album has been forever and now that we have it, it's a bit underwhelming to say the least. By no stretch is it horrible, but there are some odd ideas on here that push the band, but also make a distinct lack of familiarity. It's certainly TFN trying out a lot of different sounds and hoping to step into an experimental sound, but maybe at the cost of including too much arbitrary ideas. There's also an overarching idea of a video game theme to ... read more
Unfortunately, their worst album so far.
With touches of 8-bit synths, TFN can still deliver with their one of a kind sound.
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Track List

  1. Start the Fire
  2. Long Way Home
  3. Vengeance
  4. IDK
  5. Shock to the System
  6. Gone
  7. Culture War
  8. Dead End
  9. Over and Out (feat. Tatiana Shmayluk)
  10. Tangled
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Added on: July 18, 2021