There are two bands named The Forsaken: The first is a melodic death metal band from Sweden. The band has four full length releases, and plays a relatively aggressive style of melodic death metal. The second band is a German melodic death/thrash metal band. There are also a few bands called, simply, Forsaken, one of which is a doom band from Malta. In recent reports, the band has informed that they are currently working on more material after dabbling in shows between 2003 until now. The upcoming album is yet to be named.