|"Heroes of Our Time"|
|Single by DragonForce|
|from the album Ultra Beatdown|
|Released||4 July 2008|
|Genre||Power metal, speed metal|
4:16 (Alternative radio edit)
7:14 (Album version)
|Songwriter(s)||Sam Totman, Herman Li|
|DragonForce singles chronology|
|"Heroes of Our Time" on YouTube|
"Heroes of Our Time" is a song by English power metal band DragonForce. The song was released as the first single from their fourth album Ultra Beatdown . It was first released via web streaming on their official MySpace profile on 4 July 2008.On 8 July 2008 the music video was released for on-line viewing with the shortened time of 4:57. On 15 July 2008 the single was released for download on iTunes. On 21 August 2008 it was made available as a download to play on Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock alongside "Revolution Deathsquad" and "Operation Ground and Pound". On 3 December 2008 "Heroes of Our Time" was officially announced as a nominee for the Grammy Award for "Best Metal Performance".
The song is also featured on the Official NHL 10 Soundtrack.It was also used for the final stage in Lollipop Chainsaw.
A short version of the song is featured on Skate 2 while playing the game.
The lyrics of the song are based on religious matter. It is a sequel of their song "Through the Fire and Flames". Both songs are based on an epic battle between Heaven and Hell (Armageddon).
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