All i can say is that i was expecting a big disappointment based of the last one (and the last few Edguy disc's) ... holy shit was i wrong.
This is epic to a new level:
[VIDEO]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y8Xrsw2yeq0&feature=player_embedded]YouTube - Avantasia - Runaway Train[/VIDEO]
I would go as far as saying some of the best vocal performances in recent metal history.
Man, I'm gonna have to pick this up. I haven't heard good power metal with musical-style vocals since the last Jon Oliva's Pain record.
If only the cheesy synths weren't so loud.