“Do you want folk metal away from the typical bullshit in terms of lyrics and music? Then check out Skyforger.”
“50 minutes of bombastic, swaggering epic fun with both pride and purpose.”
“Heavy, powerful, and inventive, this folk metal is much more “metal” than “folk” and is never cliché.”
“One of the best albums of the genre of 2010, hands down.”
“Storming heavy metal album.”
“Putting the metal back into folk metal.”
“One of the more interesting folk metal albums you’ll hear these days. ”
"Kurbads" where all of the hard work and dedication pays off: this is by far the group and its stylistic and creative peak.
"Kurbads" is an epitome of the quintet's arrangement prowess: they are almost unsurpassed when it comes to intertwining of powerful Metal attacks and playful folklore.
“Epic combination of black metal, death metal, thrash metal, Bathory, Iron Maiden, and East European folk.”
"IT IS A FACT THAT IN SKYFORGER WE ARE DEALING WITH AN AUTHENTIC, VERY ORIGINAL BAND, PLAYING THE STYLE OF METAL LIKE NO OTHER."
"PAGAN METAL WITH FOLK INFLUENCES AND HEAVY METAL ELEMENTS HAS NEVER SOUNDED BETTER AS WITH SKYFORGER."
"ONE OF THE MOST REFRESHING BANDS TO HIT THE METAL SCENE IN THE PAST DECADE."