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THANK YOU! SEE YOU IN AUGUST 2018 published 4 days, 13 hours ago

THANK YOU! Words cannot express how thankful we are for your long-time support! We hope you enjoyed your time within the fortress despite the threatening tornado on Friday and bad wheather in general. Also we would like to announce that refunds have just started. See you all in August 2018!


BIG THANK YOU TO THE FAITHFUL published 1 week ago

Thank you for staying with us and enjoying the festival in a grand way depiste not ideal weather conditions! As a means of thanking you we'll have 3333 Pilsner Urquell beers for you at half the price! This offer will be on at BEER BAR 1 - BEERJET this evening from 20.00 and on. This beer bonus is also an apology for mistakes in the running order printed in your festival keychain cards. The right running order is to be found here and will be also projected on the LED screen. For example the Oriental stage will host Incantation (special doom set for the first time ever) at 22:30 and ZHRINE at 21:00 today.

Also we offer you clearance sale of official festival merch in both our festival merch booths and the Brutal Clothing stand with t-shirts starting at 100,-. 

Another means of making your life easier are official shuttle buses to Prague main railway station and then the airport, that will departure from Josefov. You can book your seats in the eshop.

STORM WARNING published 1 week, 1 day ago

Before we could even warn you that something wicked this way comes mobile networks and electricity in the whole town collapsed. We've interrupted the show for 30mins due to safety reasons so the main stages are running in the planned running order but with 30min delay. no other changes!

/EDIT: ANOTHER STORM IS LIKELY COMING OUR WAY AROUND 19.00, WE MIGHT INTERRUPT THE SHOW AGAIN. THE STORM SHOULD BE SHORTER AND LESS INTENSIVE THAN THE ONE BEFORE. MORE INFO WILL BE POSTED HERE.
//EDIT 19.00: THE SECOND STORM WILL MISS US.


The EMPEROR HAS RISEN! published 1 week, 2 days ago

WHAT A SHOW! Thank you guys for staying with us despite the rain, you rule!

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slight last minute running order changes.. published 1 week, 3 days ago

The warmp party went great, now let's enyoj the fest together!



Because of technical and logistic reason we have several last minute changes. SKYWALKER and AVERSIONS CROWN swapped their slots. VISION OF DISORDER cannot make it to the fest, their slot is taken by MERCY TIES and our MetalGate stage starts at 16.30 with MÖRKHIMMEL. COUGH will play Oriental stage.
There are also slight changes to Saturday's running order at MetalGate stage. The most actual version of the schedule is listed on our web in the SCHEDULE SECTION. We're sorry but these changes occured after your festival guides were already printed.



MOBILIZATION FINISHED - SOLD OUT published 1 week, 6 days ago

Troops mobilization has been finished, the emperor thanks his faithful metal nations! The Josefov fortress is SOLD OUT! From this moment on, no more tickets are on sale in any of our presale networks and there will be no tickets left in the box office. Thank you one more time!

MEET & GREET SCHEDULE, KAL STAGE RUNNING ORDER and SUNDAY SHUTTLES TO PRAGUE (AIRPORT) published 2 weeks, 2 days ago

Hereinafter you can check out the schedule of our MEET & GREET zone and our AMBIENT LODGE – stage known as THE KEEP. For those interested we've just updated the eshop with FESTIVAL → PRAGUE shuttle buses. There are two buses departuring from Josefov (near VIP camp 2) with stops at main railway station and the airport. There are three more buses departuring from our festival hotels in Hradec Kralove (Academic, Alessandria, Černigov) with the same stops at main railway station and the airport. Seats will be available for sale on spot only if there are any spaces left from the presale!


Master's Hammer live teaser published 2 weeks, 3 days ago

To tease you a bit, Master's Hammer are the jewel of our Wednesday programme… Their official premiere at Brutal Assaultu is not to be missed! Here you can enjoy Jáma pekel with Nergal of BEHEMOTH! as teaser for their full show!

WARNING, SOLD OUT STATUS IS QUICKLY APPROACHING! published 2 weeks, 3 days ago

We need to thank all of you for your favour and especially to those who already got their tickets but we need to warn the remaining part that if the sales go the same way the'yre going now the fest will be completely SOLD OUT in advance - leaving no tickets for the box office, so beware! Therefore do not hesitate with your ticket purchase, it's buy now or cry later!

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