Game Corner [Castlevania Marathon]: Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse (Xbox One)

Released: May 2019Originally Released: December 1989Developer: Konami Digital Entertainment/Konami Industry Co. LtdOriginal Developer: KonamiAlso Available For: Family Computer Disk System (Famicom), Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PC, and PlayStation 4 The Background:After dramatically altering the straight-forward action/platforming of the original Castlevania (Konami, 1986) with the awkward and … Continue reading Game Corner [Castlevania Marathon]: Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse (Xbox One)

Game Corner: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (Xbox One)

Released: June 2019Developer: ArtOkayAlso Available For: PlayStation 4, PC, and Nintendo Switch The Background:Developed by Koji Igarashi, famous for his role in producing the Castlevania (Konami/Various, 1986 to present), Bloodstained was funded by Igarashi through Kickstarter with the intention to make a spiritual successor to his popular gothic/horror series, specifically Castlevania: Symphony of the Night … Continue reading Game Corner: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night (Xbox One)

Game Corner: Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (Xbox 360)

One of the things I love about Xbox Game Pass is that it allows me to play videogames I’ve either always wanted to play, haven’t played in a long time and can just farm for Achievements, or games I’ve always wanted to play, like Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo, 1997). This … Continue reading Game Corner: Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (Xbox 360)