Swedish metallers In Flames have some interesting news for us today. First of all, the band has premiered a new video for their song "Ropes" taken from Sounds Of A Playground Fading, their latest album released in 2011. The video was made entirely by In Flames fans as part of the project "Making of Ropes" and edited by Erik Engstrand. Take a look at the result below.
In Flames said: "We do believe in crowd sourcing and giving our fans the same love and support that they show us on a daily basis. This is our way of taking the fans one step closer to us."
But there is more. In Flames have also revealed that they will release a special series of comic books called The Jester's Curse, with the creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Kevin Eastman, through his company Heavy Metal Magazine. The first book will be released this summer and is called Lunar Strain: Part 1 and was produced and written by Space Boy Comics. Find all the details as well as a preview here. But know this, the series will chronicle the back-story of the band's mascot: The Jesterhead.