“The Hounds of Anubis” is a song by The Word Alive. It was released as the second single from their debut full-length album, Deceiver. The song is the opening track on the record and was written by the guitarists, Tony Pizzuti and Zack Hansen. Hansen scripted it as having an “Egyptian feel” wherein the song’s title was also inspired from. The single premiered on the official Revolver website being met with positive reception prior to Deceiver‘s release.