Both bands were created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha.
The band's actions and uncanny misfortune have caught the attention of an Illuminati-style council, known as The Tribunal.
The Tribunal is portrayed as Dethklok's antagonist throughout the series, and secretly monitors their actions in almost every episode.
featured in the Adult Swim animated program Metalocalypse.
The first official Dethklok album was released on September 25, 2007, entitled The Dethalbum.
According to his dating profile, Nathan describes his ethnicity as "White/Native American". He is the lead songwriting force in Dethklok, and uses violent imagery or plot elements when writing and composing song material.
Nathan is slightly more sensible than the rest of the band, and a great deal more emotionally stable, though he is still incompetent at most things in life such as the use of a grocery store or reading a cooking recipe.During Toki's audition, Toki was still inferior to Skwisgaar as a guitarist, and the rest of Dethklok originally were about to dismiss him, but Skwisgaar admitted that no other guitarist had made him play as well as he did, and requested that Toki stay in the band. He typically played a Gibson Flying V, but has switched to the Brendon Small "Snow Falcon" V for the fourth season.A native of "an abandoned town near Lillehammer", Norway, he was forced to constantly perform manual labor by his abusive parents.He is depicted as having extreme sexual prowess and a preference for plump or elderly ladies.Hailing from Sweden, Skwisgaar has a marked Swedish accent and often makes mistakes when conjugating verbs.He is tall and thin, with long blond hair, a studded belt with a skull buckle, and blue eyes.