Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon (Nintendo Switch) Review

One of my favorite series of games, Castlevania has been rather in dormancy besides the Western-developed Lord of Shadows sub-series of games. I wasn’t a big fan of the classic games either, but rather the Metroidvania games on PS1, GBA, and Nintendo DS. Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is an upcoming game made by theContinue reading “Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon (Nintendo Switch) Review”

Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (Nintendo Switch) Review

In the late 1990’s, there were two different Castlevania games. One was Castlevania 64, which seemed to be the more promising of the two games since it was in 3D, but it turned out to be one of the worst games in the series and on the N64. The other was Symphony of the Night,Continue reading “Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (Nintendo Switch) Review”

Video Game History: Vampire Killer (MSX2)

For many who grew up with an NES, most of us fondly remember the original Castlevania game. However Japan got a 2nd Castlevania game that we never recieved. The reason was probably the platform it was developed on. Vampire Killer appeared on the MSX2 computer systems which had a wide selection of video games. ForContinue reading “Video Game History: Vampire Killer (MSX2)”

Video Game History: Kid Dracula

Kid Dracula was a Gameboy game released in 1993, however it is a remix/sequel to a eariler Famicom game named Akumaj┼Ź Special: Boku Dracula-kun. It’s also one of the few spin-offs in the Castlevania series. I had a few friends who had their time to play it, but by the time I heard of it,Continue reading “Video Game History: Kid Dracula”

Things I Like: Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth

When I heard they were making a Castlevania directly for the WiiWare service I was a little skeptical. Most games that come directly on those services are junk if they’re not older games. Surprisingly The Adventure ReBirth is a faithful and good edition to the classic Castlevania games. Even though I’m more of a MetroidvaniaContinue reading “Things I Like: Castlevania: The Adventure ReBirth”