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Castlevania: Symphony of the Night
Game Description:While its retro 2D graphics may have off-put some PlayStation gamers at first, anyone owning a 16-bit system can easily appreciate the greatness of Konami's Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. Konami took the side-scrolling idea to its fullest in this title. The game's enormous maps, huge range of weapons, constant enemies, and excellent balance all still puts this squarely on the all-time list, no questions asked. Add to that a memorable soundtrack and you have a gothic masterpiece that will serve as a benchmark for many future 2D action titles.
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Castlevania: Symphony of the Night News

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  • A Brief History of Castlevania: Part One

    It's hard to believe that we're coming up on 24 years of Castlevania, the franchise that keeps on putting the undead down. With Harmony of Despair coming out today, and Lords of Shadow spawning from the grave in October, it sounded like it was time for a history lesson that was all about Konami's vampire slaying series. Read More?

    Posted August 4, 2010

    A Brief History of Castlevania: Part One
  • Sessler's Soapbox: Who Cares About Backwards Compatibility?

    Do you still have all your old games from past generation consoles? Do you still want to play them? Do they even work in the next-gen console you have? No matter what your answer to any of those questions, you should check out this week's Soapbox. The Sess sits down to talk about the PS3 Slim's lack of backwards compatability, and uses that as a...

    Posted September 2, 2009

    Sessler's Soapbox: Who Cares About Backwards Compatibility?
  • 'Castlevania' Classic Revival?

    The Belmont clan's next legacy may possibly return to its roots, as Castlevania producer Koji Igarashi said to Wired that he is currently observing Capcom's classic take on Mega Man 9. "I'm watching [Mega Man 9] very closely to see how it does," said Igarashi. "I'm a big retro gaming fan, so if it is successful that definitely...

    Posted July 24, 2008| 4 Comments

    'Castlevania' Classic Revival?
  • X-Play's Favorite Castlevania Games of All Time

    Posted: July 21, 2010

    7,934 Views | 02:47

  • Sessler's Soapbox: Who Cares About Backwards Compatibility?

    Posted: September 2, 2009

    33,093 Views | 05:21

  • History of the Castlevania Series

    Posted: November 5, 2007

    836 Views | 02:12

  • Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night Review

    Posted: May 17, 2007

    2,084 Views | 04:04

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