Metallica’s iconic lead guitarist Kirk Hammett took to his official Twitter account to promote the new merchandise of the band and revealed his new nickname at the same time.
As you can see in the video below, Metallica is going to release a limited-edition handmade action figure of the band members inspired by the WorldWired Tour. The band also stated that only 3000 figures has been procuded and fans have to be quick to buy them.
Kirk reposted this tweet and showed the excitement he got for these products. Also, he stated that the fans can call himself ‘Action Hammett’ from now and made everybody laugh with this humor.
Metallica’s official Twitter account wrote:
“Check out the newest addition to the KnuckleBonz Rock Iconz series at Metallica.com!
Inspired by the WorldWired Tour, each piece is hand-cast, painted, and numbered; only 3000 are created.”
Here is what Kirk Hammett said:
“Action figures! Just call me Action Hammett (?)”
You can check out the posts below.
Action figures! Just call me Action Hammett (?) 😆 https://t.co/gmfsfxdlWE
— Kirk Hammett (@KirkHammett) September 1, 2020