In the Nightside Eclipse was the first full-length album and fourth official release by Norwegian black metal band Emperor. It is considered a defining release for the black metal genre, and is regarded by many fans as one of the greatest black metal albums ever made. It features one of Emperor's best-known songs, "I Am the Black Wizards". It was recorded in July, 1993 at Grieghallen and released in 1994 by Candlelight Records. The cover was drawn by "Necrolord", also known as Kristian Wåhlin.
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