There are two bands named Nightblade. (1) Nightblade, a hard rock/NWOBHM band from the West Midlands, UK. (2) Nightblade, a thrash metal band from Northamptonshire, UK.
(1) Nightblade were formed in 2010, guitarist Dave Parrish, bassist Bill Fitzsimmons and drummer Rik Horton being joined by singer Mark Crosby. After a search for a permanent drummer Horton was replaced by Rich Jones.