After having written their first songs, Hunter hit the stage in the summer of 2017. In the same year the band recorded three demo tracks, which appeared on their EP "Death Shall Have Dominion". In December 2018 Hunter recorded their first full-length album. The self-titled debut was released on April 27th 2019 and has been critically acclaimed by the press and heavy metal enthousiasts across the globe. The album was listed on Sentinel Daily's Top 100 Albums of 2019 (Australia) and Denim & Leather's Top 30 Metal Albums of 2019 (USA).
Hunter has played support shows for international metal bands, such as Them, Chevalier, Riot V and Adam Bomb, and made it to the Belgian final of the Wacken Metal Battle in 2019. American glam metallers Steel Panther highlighted Hunter as one of the most promising acts in underground heavy metal.