Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Secrets
5 6:06
2 Blood Bound
5 3:49
3 Fury of the Wild
4 4:44
4 Hammer of Justice
4 4:37
5 Never, Ever
4 4:05
6 Born to Rule
4 4:08
7 The Templar Flame
4 3:41
8 Imperial
3 2:29
9 Take the Black
4 4:46
10 Knights of the 21st Century
4 12:21
11 Blood Bound (instrumental)
3:50
12 The Metal Age (live)
5:36

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Oscar Dronjak (track 8)
Stefan Elmgren (track 5)
strings arranger:
Dave Roth (track 5)
additional guest background vocals:
Johan Aremyr (track 2)
Rolf Köhler (track 2)
Joacim Lundberg (track 2)
Mats Rendlert (track 2)
Olaf Senkbeil (track 2)
Markus Sköld (track 2)
additional mixer:
Stefan Elmgren (2003-07) (track 12)
background vocals:
Oscar Dronjak (tracks 2, 12)
composer:
Jesper Strömblad (track 12)
Joacim Cans (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 9–10, 12)
Oscar Dronjak (tracks 1–10, 12)
Stefan Elmgren (track 6)
engineer:
Charlie Bauerfeind (track 2)
guest Clavinet:
Martin Meyer (track 1)
guest vocals:
Cronos (British metal musician) (track 10)
lead vocals:
Joacim Cans (tracks 2, 12)
lyricist:
Jesper Strömblad (track 12)
Joacim Cans (tracks 1–4, 6–7, 9–10, 12)
Oscar Dronjak (tracks 1–7, 9–10, 12)
Stefan Elmgren (track 6)
mastering:
Charlie Bauerfeind (track 2)
mixer:
Fredrik Nordström (2003-07) (track 12)
Charlie Bauerfeind (2004-11-04 – 2004-11-25) (track 2)
producer:
Charlie Bauerfeind (track 2)
live recording of:
The Metal Age (track 12)
recording of:
Blood Bound (track 2)
Born to Rule (track 6)
Fury of the Wild (track 3)
Hammer of Justice (track 4)
Imperial (track 8)
Never, Ever (track 5)
Secrets (track 1)
Take the Black (track 9)
The Templar Flame (track 7)