This Helsinki-based band was formed in 2008. The band won the Wacken Open Air 2010 Metal Battle Contest. The Finnish band would release its second and self-titled full-length album on May 17th, 2013 through Nuclear Blast Records. The band’s new singer was Noora Louhimo. Valo joined Burning Point in the middle of 2014. Battle Beast would release its next album, Unholy Savior, on January 9th, 2015 through Nuclear Blast. In early 2015, Battle Beast also parted ways with lead guitarist and songwriter Anton Kabanen due to "insurmountable disagreements." The group believed its booked shows would forge ahead with a new member. Joona Björkroth was Janne’s brother. The act released a new album, called Bringer Of Pain, on February 17th 2017 through Nuclear Blast Records.