Chris "The New Guy" Monfette reviewed upcoming Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, and wonders whether it's truly a Castlevania game. He writes:
"Castlevania: Lords of Shadow will no doubt feel instantly familiar to most gamers – not because it feels like a true successor to the classic Castlevania bloodline, but because it so faithfully, almost unabashedly, mimics the conventions of today’s most popular action titles. Comparisons to games such as God of War or Dante’s Inferno have almost become a critical cliché, too often lobbied at the merest hint of similarity, but from its epic storyline to the very core of its gameplay mechanics, Lords of Shadow does relatively little to distinguish itself from better known – and dare we say better – titles..."
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