The Dutch death metal quartet Centurian formed in 1997 and is situated around drummer Wim van der Valk and guitarist Rob Oorthuis, both members of a youthful band called Inquisitor. They focus on the type of no-frills intense death metallic typified from the middle- to past due-’90s function of bands such as for example Angelcorpse, Hate Eternal, and Krisiun. Centurian was curved out within their start by vocalist Seth vehicle de Loo and bassist Patrick Boley, and with this lineup they documented the mini-CD Of Purest Open fire (1998), in addition to their established debut, Choronzonic Chaos Gods (1999), both which arrived on the entire Moon Productions label. Their third recording (and 1st with new users vocalist Jerry Brouwer and bassist Oskar vehicle Paradijs) was entitled Liber Zar Zax; it arrived in European countries in 2001 within the Listenable imprint and in the U.S. in early 2002 on Olympic. Over time, Centurion offers toured with intense metallic notables from all over the world, including Brazil’s Krisiun and Sweden’s Marduk.