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Score Breakdown Based on 3197 ratings
  1. 10 (495)
  2. 9 (1096)
  3. 8 (1015)
  4. 7 (347)
  5. 6 (101)
  6. 5 (46)
  7. 4 (28)
  8. 3 (11)
  9. 2 (21)
  10. 1 (37)

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  • User Rating 9

    To all the dumb culos that said this game was stupid

    Rated on May 21, 2007 by TriniRicanJunie

    ok this was a good game not the best but it was better then the 2-D ones i like 3-D games most of the time but come on the graphics were good the story line was good i mean theirs only one thing bad a...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3

    Great game for N64, One of the best castlevania games

    Rated on July 31, 2006 by DS-man

    This version of castlevania was the first one of the series i've been on and it was great GOOD- 2 playerable chars, lenghy, nice visuals, easy combat BAD- Graphics aint top notch, no differece b...

    0 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Castlevania in Glorious 3D

    Rated on January 16, 2008 by m0zart

    I have played Castlevania games since the original games on the Nintendo Entertainment System, and thus, I consider myself to be a Castlevania aficionado. That's why I was extremely excited after read...

    6 out of 14 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.4

    Though it is the first 3D Castlevania, it is the best one.

    Rated on February 19, 2007 by TheSerafen

    I wasn’t too sure how to receive Castlevania 64 initially. I heard unflattering things about it in various game magazines and the screenshots I saw were less than impressive. To me, Castlevania look...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    This game wasn't perfect, but at least got the atmosphere and story right, and was fun to play. Good memories.

    Rated on August 23, 2012 by Soldano999

    Looking back, i had a lot of fun with this game. Sure, no game has ever managed to get CV in 3D right, but this one was awfully close. I love the atmosphere, the story and characters and the fresh...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    Matt's best

    Rated on December 29, 2012 by Shattered-dream

    I personally liked Legacy of Darkness better then this game. With that being said it was pretty much what people thought a 3D Castlevania game should be. I was amazed when I first saw it, but when I p...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Lots of fun with some chills but more thrills

    Rated on June 25, 2008 by Gray_Wolf-13

    Castlevania 64 was a good game in my opinion. Though I wouldn't put it on a pedestal I would say that it deserves at least an 8. Its packed with intense battles with a wide variety of creatures of...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    Castlevania's first 3-D adventure is worth the wait.

    Rated on June 02, 2005 by W8I8Z

    Nintendo decided to try to make the long standing 2-D masterpiece into a 3-D game and they didnt do too bad of a job. Castlevania 64 for the Nintendo 64 was actually a very good game with the usual st...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.4

    A 3D update on a 2D favorite makes for a fun experience.

    Rated on September 09, 2005 by jekyll

    Castlevania makes its jump to 3D. It's a mostly solid title that suffers a tiny bit from some odd quirks that hold it back a bit. Like you would expect, Castlevania revolves around a Belmont's quest ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 4

    dont bother. the WORST castlevania game.

    Rated on November 04, 2006 by acevampire

    Just dont bother (mabe if u can find it for 5$) else, if u can have a choice to buy any other castlevania game, get that one instead. Controls are way to sluggish, the graphics pretty much suck as wel...

    3 out of 10 found this review helpful.