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Score Breakdown Based on 2925 ratings
  1. 10 (331)
  2. 9 (754)
  3. 8 (1259)
  4. 7 (385)
  5. 6 (93)
  6. 5 (47)
  7. 4 (15)
  8. 3 (10)
  9. 2 (7)
  10. 1 (24)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:8.1

    A worthy addition to the series and deserves better!

    In this game you control the fate of Leon Belmont, a knight of the church who has relinquished his title in order to go and save his betrothed from a powerful vampire. Having been given word by his loyal friend Mathia... Read Full Review

    5 of 5 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Castlevania: Lament of Innocence

  • Rating:7

    Castlevania fans should play.

    Castlevania in 3D creates a lot of mistrust, since one of the characteristics of the series has always been to be in 2D and also have several areas to explore, as is also the saga of Nintendo Metroid Castlevania: Lament ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    A gothic themed romance closely related to early century stories.

    Castlevania: Lament of Innocence is a game that I grew up loving for the PS2. And now I know the game will most likely never get an HD remake, I decided I would write a review for one of my all time favorite horror games... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    This game had a lot of qualities, yet several stupid details prevented it from being great.

    This game started off great, but pretty soon became dull. Repetitive dungeons and crazy backtracking coupled with not bad but not very exciting battles. The graphics are some of the best on PS2 but lazy camera means you'... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    This game rocks beyond all Castlevania games.

    I remember how I got this game as a little kid and it scared the crap out of me. It still kinda does. Ive played alotta castlevania games and so far this one is the best. Playing as leon and fighting bosses even the extr... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Um bom Castlevania em 3D

    Nâo tinha gostado muito de Curse of Darkness então estava desconfiado quanto a este aqui. E fui surpreendido! O jogo é bom, não tem aquela putaria de levels, a dificuldade está no nível certo e a música é um dos destaqu... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    2nd best console Castlevania game in graphics, gameplay, sound, yet the real Halloween treat are games on GBA & DS

    Castlevania: Lament of Innocence is the best of the 2D Castlevania games done in 3D. Anyone that thought that a 3D Castlevania couldn't be done right think again. This game is pure Castlevania. Fantastic graphics and sou... Read Full Review

    0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    The game where nothing is wrong. Except for the game itself.

    Lament of Innocence, ah, beautiful LoI. Visually stunning and highly ambitious, it was a game that was destined for greatness, and indeed, many parts of this game are flat out fantastic. However, getting to these stunnin... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Fair Enough

    Castlevania is well known for castle, vampires, undead, whips which can be played in Nes, Snes, N64, Gameboy,Nds,Psx and the Ps2. Unlike the other games castlevania lament innocence was the first 3D to ever hit on Ps2. ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.5

    Castlevania 3D done right!

    I was first expecting Lament of Innocence to be like most 3 dimensional Castlevania games, BAD! Being a die hard Castlevania fan ever since the original for NES I was first skeptical to play this game due to the fact tha... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7.5

    The first of series on ps2

    Considering that the famous castle of the vampire plot to allegedly reappears every 100 years, Konami has even had to travel to the future to fit the new games. But despite a game for Game Boy has allegedly invented the ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful