Prizes

The international jury will select 5 bands with a ranking from 1 to 5 out of all participating bands from the final round of the Metal Battle at the Wacken Open Air 2017.

Prizes for all winners

Wacken Radio will be interviewing all 5 winning bands and play some of their music at the Wacken Festival Stream 2018.

















Deutsche Welle will be interviewing all 5 winning bands and air a video reportage about the band on their music magazine.

1st Place

1. Place





Slot to play at the Full Metal Holiday Festival in Mallorca including flight and accommodation












5000€ from the Wacken Foundation







Paiste - Metal Ride 20







A backdrop from 400 x 300 cm from Vision Backdrops (visionbackdrops.com )








MARKBASS Standard 104HR






W:O:A Metal Battle is proud to announce Brain Stock Footage House as a
sponsor of the 2018 Metal Battle!
The video production company owned by true metalheads will
award a voucher for a free music video (worth 4000 EUR) to the
winner of W:O:A Metal Battle 2018!
Headquartered in Bulgaria Brain Stock Footage House provides
outsourcing of high quality video and audio production for the
right price!
The company’s ethos of helping independent artists is aligned
with the W:O:A Metal Battle traditions and through their
sponsorship the winner of the 2018 battle will have one more
invaluable opportunity to popularize their music!
Find out more about Brain Stock Footage House on their
website https://www.brainstockhouse.com/

2nd PLACE

2. place:




4000€ from the Wacken Foundation






Paiste - Metal Crash 20






A voucher of 100 Euro to be used from Vision Backdrops





MARKBASS Little Mark III 15th Anniversary

3RD PLACE

3. Place:




3000€ from the company Pohl-Boskamp







Paiste - Metal Crash 17






A voucher of 100 Euro to be used from Vision Backdrops





MARKBASS Compressore

4TH PLACE

4. Place:





2000€ from the Wacken Foundation







Paiste - Metal Edge HAts 14 Bottom and Top





A voucher of 100 Euro to be used from Vision Backdrops






MARKBASS Mark Stand

5TH PLACE

5. Place:



1000€ from the Wacken Foundation






A voucher of 100 Euro to be used from Vision Backdrops








MARKBASS Bass Keeper









Paiste - Hoody and Tshirts

ALL NATIONAL WINNERS