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Score Breakdown Based on 5971 ratings
  1. 10 (2210)
  2. 9 (3131)
  3. 8 (476)
  4. 7 (85)
  5. 6 (19)
  6. 5 (11)
  7. 4 (12)
  8. 3 (3)
  9. 2 (5)
  10. 1 (19)

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  • User Rating 8.9

    Castlevania returns once again, and it's better than ever.

    Rated on December 25, 2005 by martbigz

    I feel that Konami really did it this time. Castlevania : Dawn Of Sorrow is a perfect follow-up to Aria Of Sorrow, which also were a helluva game when it appeared on the GBA. It might not seem like mu...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    the best castlevania yet

    Rated on April 18, 2006 by afly727

    this is simply the best castlevania game yet and probably the best ds game. nothing really bad about this game just the bosses can get extremly dificult (the puppet boss) well what makes it the best y...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    GAME OF THE YEAR!

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by rageanmachine

    I have always been a huge Castlevania series fan. There has been a few of them (ones on the big consoles) that have really let me down. This game was the one reason I went out and bought a DS this fal...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.8

    This game is a most have for the DS. I have 12 ds games and it's by far the best!

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by matthew_ds

    WOW. Castlevania Dawn of Sorrow, is the best ds game there is. The game play is very good, the controls are funfand there are many different ways to use them. This game has well over 20 differen...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.9

    WARNING:Thumb Injury may result from too much playing of this game!ADDICTIVE!

    Rated on July 14, 2006 by elementsk8r13

    This...game...rocks!It is unbelievably awesome.The story starts a year after Aria of Sorrow when Soma Cruz lost his soul sucking powers.But when he is out with Mina(his gf)one day a mysterious woman n...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    Newcomers or fans of the series will love this game; it is a great addition to the DS.

    Rated on July 15, 2006 by Armageddon_777

    Castlevania makes a successful jump onto the DS with Dawn of Sorrow, an action packed adventure. Gameplay-Excellent. I found the gameplay a lot of fun, with a puzzle here and there. The special abi...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    this games is batter than i thought...

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by -tridgen-

    well this is the first castlevania game i play an isnt bad the gameplay its fun it isnt too repetitive and always makes you go back to one previous visited place just for go on in the story, the sto...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    Castlevania DoS is the BEST Castlevania yet, and this game proves that 2D games still have plenty of life left in them!!

    Rated on April 04, 2006 by Maluigi

    Castlevania Dawn of Sorrow is the best 2D game I've seen. The plot, story, characters, and the overall game are fantastic! It starts the game with Soma and his (girl)friend hangin' out. All of the ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    *SPOILERS* Incredible game with almost no flaws.

    Rated on August 18, 2009 by infested_ramza

    I'll start with the bad things, just for variety. This game is CONFUSING. I do not use that term lightly. Even with the maps bought from Hammer, I still found myself wondering where to go. There's one...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    This game is awesome thats how i can explain it

    Rated on July 16, 2006 by Dark__Light

    This game is one of my favorites I have unlocked all the secrets to this game and when u do it just gets more fun They make it look like it cant end becoues soma is Dracula and i do hope that they mak...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.