Megadeth is auctioning off their first ever NFT – Vic Rattlehead: Genesis

Posted by Ramon Gonzales in News on April 7, 2021

Fans can bid online for their chance to own the unique digital token fatting the iconic thrash metal character.

Thrash pillars Megadeth are the latest to offer fans a digital collectible in the form of an NFT.

Launching an online auction via Rarible, the rare 1 of 1 NFT dubbed Vic Rattlehead: Genesis will be available for bids through Monday April 12th. The digital token marks the very first from Megadeth and features the iconic character of Rattlehead, forever linked to the esthetic of the pioneering metal band.

Megadeth is currently in the final stages of preparation for the full length follow up to the band’s 2016 LP, Dystopia. The line up of Mustaine, David Ellefson, drummer Dirk Verbeuren and rhythm guitarist Kiko Loureiro once again opted to work with co-producer Chris Rakestraw on the album. Working with the same personnel that contributed to the success of Dystopia, Megadeth are currently finishing what is undoubtedly one of the most a anticipated album releases of the year.