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  • Blog Post: Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Now Available On The Wii U Virtual Console

    Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse, the 1989 NES sequel, is now available on the Wii U's virtual console. Dracula's Curse joins the original Castlevania , Castlevania II: Simon's Quest , and Super Castlevania IV on the Wii U – the latter of which we played on Replay this morning ... More
  • Blog Post: Impressive Paper Diorama Recreates Zelda: Link To The Past's Overworld

    An artist who goes by the name Wuppes creates paper dioramas inspired by video games. His Link to the Past overworld map is particularly impressive. You can find more of Wuppes' work on his tumblr blog , which has more images of the Hyrule piece you see above, as well as dioramas representing Street... More
  • Blog Post: Mash-up Artist Rolls Out Optimus Prime/Samus Crossover

    Artist Timothy Lim is a master of mash-ups, capable of amalgamating Star Wars and Metroid, Super Mario Bros. and Transformers, and Batman and Castlevania into stunning artwork pieces. Lim’s clever twist on these iconic universes is just a small sampling of his extensive collection of video game... More
  • Blog Post: Igarashi Talks Metroidvania, Discusses New Project

    Koji “Iga” Igarashi recently departed Konami after a lengthy tenure at the company. While Igarashi has clearly stated his plans to start his own development studio, he has been among the first to admit that the process is only in its beginning stages. However, a couple of recent interviews... More
  • Blog Post: Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night Producer Leaves Konami

    Koji Igarashi, producer of the widely acclaimed Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and its handheld successors has left Konami. The Japanese developer is leaving to form his own studio. IGN reports that Igarashi’s final day at Konami was Saturday, March 15. Igarashi says deciding to depart wasn’t... More
  • Blog Post: Mirror Of Fate HD Included With Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow 2 PSN Pre-Orders

    If you're planning on picking up the digital version of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 on your PlayStation 3, and haven't had a chance to check out Mirror of Fate HD, Konami can help you out. Mirror of Fate, whose claim as a 3DS exclusive was short lived, fills in some of the gaps between Lords... More
  • Blog Post: Castlevania II: Simon's Quest Now Available On The Wii U Virtual Console

    Castlevania is a series that has experimented with its formula trying out genres as diverse as puzzle and fighting games, but the NES sequel, Castelvania II: Simon's Quest, is still considered the series oddball. It is now available on Wii U's Virtual Console. You can check out a trailer for... More
  • Blog Post: Castlevania Now Available On The Wii U Virtual Console

    The original Castlevania – the one that started the Belmonts' centuries long battle – is available now on the Wii U's Virtual Console. Super Castlevania IV released back in October on the Wii U Virtual Console, so Nintendo is releasing the series out of order, but there's nothing... More
  • Blog Post: Castlevania: Mirror Of Fate HD Available Now, Includes Lords Of Shadow 2 Demo

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD is available now on Xbox Live, coming soon to the PlayStation Network, and it comes packaged with a demo of Lords of Shadow 2. Mirror of Fate released for the 3DS back in March, and Konami confirmed the HD re-release of the game only a few months ago.... More
  • Blog Post: Konami Confirms Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow - Mirror Of Fate Getting HD Version

    If you missed Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate on 3DS, you're about to get a second chance. Konami has confirmed the title is getting a new coat of paint and a re-release on other platforms. Konami will be celebrating Halloween in style, as Mirror of Fate HD will be released on Xbox... More
  • Blog Post: Real Estate Blog Prices Dracula's Castle In Castlevania

    After pricing Prince Peach's castle just under $1 billion, the Movoto real estate blof decided to tackle another notable piece of video game property: Dracula's castle. For the sake of simplification, this price refers to the iteration of Dracula's castle that appeared in the original NES... More
  • Blog Post: MercurySteam Handing Castlevania Series Over To Fresh Blood

    At San Diego Comic-Con, we had a chance to sample the latest Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 build. We also had a chance to speak with David Cox, producer on the game, and Robert Carlysle, the voice of Dracula . Today, we've learned on more thing. In a conversation with Destructoid, Cox indicated... More
  • Blog Post: How Robert Carlyle Influenced The Design Of Castlevania's Dracula

    It takes a lot of work to design a character, especially a character with as much history as Castlevania's Dracula. Actor Robert Carlyle helped put his stamp on the iconic villain, and even altered his design for Konami's Lords of Shadow series. During a sit down interview with actor Robert Carlyle... More
  • Blog Post: Surviving Dracula’s Castle In Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow 2

    At E3 we got a look at Dracula at the height of his power, but during a demo at Comic Con, we got to see him in a more frail state. At the beginning of the game, players get to see Dracula at full strength, but at some point he goes to sleep for a thousand years and wakes up hungry and frail. Our demo... More
  • Blog Post: Video Games Live To Stream Concert On Twitch Tonight

    Tommy Tallarico and Jack Wall's Video Games Live has been bringing compelling video game music to arenas and concert halls around the country since 2005. Until now, seeing a live performance meant being in the right city at the right time (with a ticket in hand, of course). Recorded performances... More
  • Blog Post: Castlevania: Lords Of Shadow 2 Pictured With Oculus Rift Compatibility

    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow producer Dave Cox Tweeted a picture of Lords of Shadow 2 being played with the Oculus Rift. The first assumption to made from this Tweet and image is that the PC version of Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 will be playable with the Oculus Rift, but it's doubtful that this... More
  • Blog Post: Speaking With David Cox About The Ambitious Lords Of Shadow 2

    For a recent issue of Game Informer magazine, Tim Turi had a chance to play a section from Lords of Shadow 2’s prologue. On the E3 show floor this week, eager gamers have had a chance to experience the same action-packed demo that was revealed to Tim. After playing the demo (you can read specific... More
  • Blog Post: Super Mario Crossover 3.0 Adds Mario's Most Obscure Levels

    A new update to Super Mario Crossover, the popular flash game that lets you play as other iconic NES characters in Super Mario Bros., is getting an update that will add new levels. The new levels come from an obscure Japan-only port of Super Mario Bros. that released for the Sharp X1 and the NEC-PC8801... More
  • Blog Post: Shovel Knight Shipping As Complete Game

    Shovel Knight is inspired by games like Mega Man, Castlevania, and Duck Tales. Much like those titles, it will release as a full game if it meets its Kickstarter goal . "I almost feel like the game industry has become very cynical,” Sean Velasco, founder of Shovel Knight developer Yacht Club... More
  • Blog Post: Resources, Budget Preventing Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 On Wii U

    The next big-budget Castlevania game doesn't quite have enough financial muscle behind it to make it onto Nintendo's latest console, according to publisher Konami. Speaking with Eurogamer , Konami producer Dave Cox said that the extra budget and need to add around 20 people to developer MercurySteam... More
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