Guitarist Scott Ian said: "I'd like to say thanks. It's a great honour to be included in the Hall Of Fame with KISS and Metallica and all of the other bands."
The special anniversary package was helmed by the band’s drummer and long-time archivist Charlie Benante.
Anthrax and Killswitch Engage have announced their second North American co-headlining tour for 2018, known as the KillThrax II tour
The story of thrash metal legends Anthrax, told in 20 songs: their best singles, key album cuts and biggest anthems.
Anthrax’s second album, Spreading The Disease, remains one of the cornerstones in not only the band’s history, but the birth of thrash metal in the 80s.