BABYMETAL will be celebrating their 10th anniversary by releasing a new greatest hits collection titled “10 BABYMETAL Years.” The effort will be released on December 23 and it will be available in 10 different options.
The following was said about each of the 10 editions on the band’s official website:
“① STANDARD VERSION: 1 CD/Analog
Note that all each version below will include 1 standard version in addition to the other items listed.
② INITIAL LIMITED VERSION A: contains 1 Blu-ray Disc of past music clips of 16 songs
③ INITIAL LIMITED VERSION B: contains 10 artworks reflecting on the past 10 years SU-METAL and MOAMETAL have journeyed. Each of the 10 artworks are analog sized covers that can be displayed according to the purchaser’s preference.
④ INITIAL LIMITED VERSION C: contains a poster and a Blu-ray Disc featuring 10 LEGEND MOVIES. Based on fan vote, 10 songs will be selected which fans feel best represents what BABYMETAL is all about. Each chosen 10 songs will be compiled with past live footage from different performances.
THE ONE LIMITED EDITION is available in 2 versions.
⑤ THE ONE LIMITED EDITION VERSION A “KARUTA BATTLE SET” : contains battle cards (42 images), a battle CD, and also a battle field.
⑥ THE ONE LIMITED EDITION VERSION B “CHRONICLE SET” : contains 2 Blu-ray discs, a photo book, and a big flag. Blu-ray Disc-1 showcases an interview of SU-METAL and MOAMETAL looking back on the past 10 years of their journey. Blu-ray Disc-2 features live footage of the 10 songs featured on the CD. This edition also contains a big flag with a special 10th year design and a photo book capturing exclusive photos of BABYMETAL’s journey over the past 10 years.
Both versions (⑤ and ⑥) are jam-packed with special contents so don’t miss the opportunity to get a hold of these items.
⑦ SU-METAL VERSION, ⑧ MOAMETAL VERSION, and ⑨ KOBAMETAL VERSION features a selection of their personal 10 best songs. In order to obtain this very special version which is not available for sale, one must first purchase any one of the initial limited version ①〜⑥ which includes a randomly distributed PROPHET CARD. Each version contains 1 PROPHET CARD (PROPHET CARD S, M, or K) which has a unique serial number on it. Whichever card (PROPHET CARD S, M, or K) the purchaser received, he or she will have the privilege to obtain this very special version only if he or she correctly guesses what 10 songs were selected and the correct order.
That’s not all for the 10 BABYMETAL YEARS. There is also a ⑩ X version, which will not be released in conjunction with the other variations. The release date for this X version is something ONLY THE FOX GOD KNOWS. Wait and see what the FOX GOD has in store for the final piece to complete the 10 BABYMETAL YEARS!
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