|Compilation album by Techno Animal|
|Released||September 21, 1998|
|Producer||Justin Broadrick, Kevin Martin|
|Techno Animal chronology|
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All tracks written by Techno Animal.
|4.||"Return of the Venom"||6:58|
|5.||"Interplanetary War Chant"||5:12|
|6.||"Disciples of Dark"||5:12|
|7.||"Dread Time Warp"||5:13|
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