In the beginning, it was started as a "Blackened Folk Metal" project, which began with a promo that was self-released which contained 3 songs. Followed by "Forests of Old" which featured 5 songs released by Witchhammer Productions in 2007. Then later adding Nikolaos to the line-up whom added vocal parts and lyrics to the demo "Forgotten Tales" which contained 6 tracks..This release was supposed to be done by "Black Sign Productions" but the label went under shorty before the release date. Only a few self made copies were released with full artwork, pro-CDR. Later, A split with "Alost" from France was released as an internet only download which contained 9 tracks total, a few physical copies were released. Then came the full-length "Into the Nocturnal Bliss" which was mostly self-released on pro-CDR. Two tracks were later recorded for a split with 4 bands titled "Black Souls Rebellion" on Der Neue Weg Productions. Ancient Reign's current release is the "Of Moonlights Glare" EP self released on pro CD.