GamingTrend writes: "Between the time when the oceans drank Atlantis, and the rise of the scourge of Lyonwhite, there was an age undreamed of. And unto this, Eddie Riggs, was destined to wear the jeweled crown of Ormagöden upon a troubled brow. It is I, his chronicler, who alone can tell thee of his saga. Let me tell you of the days of Brütal Legend!
Like an epic metal version of Neverending Story, the game kicks off with Jack Black introducing us to the album art for a record pulled from the "Forbidden Metal" section of a local music store entitled "Brutal Legend." Opening the album sleeve, we see the awesome landscape of the world of Brütal Legend - the next action adventure from Tim Schafer and his team from Double Fine."