What Gamespot Users have to say about Castlevania

  • Rating:8.4

    One of the best action games on a system built on action games.

    The Intro: In Castlevania you play the part of Simon Belmont the vampire hunter as he navigates through Dracula’s Castle. The Gameplay: Although Castlevania today is probably most famous for it’s action/RPG g... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4

    Best game of the series

    Castlevania, a series synonymous with greatness, up there with Super Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, and Final Fantasy among others as a series that you expect great results from. This , my friends, is the one that started it... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.6

    An excellent beginning to the series, though may be too difficult for most players.

    I always enjoyed Konami’s NES games. With maybe a few exceptions, their games always exhibited excellent graphics, sound, and game play. Castlevania, being one of Konami’s earliest NES games, set the standard. Cas... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.2

    This was the wrong game at the right time. It's good, but there was better.

    Oh hey, another Classic NES Series, this time it's Castlevania. .....The original Castlevania? This is both good and bad. The good is that you're holding an artifact right now....the bad....why isn't it Castlevania II... Read Full Review

    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.5

    This is the lowest of the low...

    I went out of my way to track down this "gem" for the sole pleasure of re-experience the original NES "classic" with a the new "save" option. Well, it had a "save" option, but sadly the game should have just been left wh... Read Full Review

    3 of 7 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.7

    Simon, Simon, he's our man. If he can't do it, no one can.

    Classic. One more time, classic. It's caslevania. So what are you getting with this game? Well lets see. Castvania can arguably be the first Survival Horror game out there. It combines Character development, albeit not v... Read Full Review

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

    Old School NES castlevania - now portable!

    Well, by now everyone has either played this game or at least heard of it. The original Castlevania game previously only available on the NES system now comes to the GBA. But does it still have the ability to keep up wit... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.3

    Yea, being a Belmont is fun and all but, Dracula is a prick.

    Castlevania. This is true greatness. One peson, Simon Belmont takes on very famous monsters including two of my favorites, Death and Dracula. This game started the most famous family of all video game generations. The B... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:4

    I beat this game in 15 minutes...

    Okay, so I was bored and browsing my phone's online zones and I came across this game. I said, " Oh wow, a castlevania game for my cell! Must be pretty awsome right?" WRONG! This game is terrible! 100% terrible and a rip... Read Full Review

    2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4

    Greatness thy name is Castlevania!

    Castlevania, a series synonymous with greatness, up there with Super Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, and Final Fantasy among others as a series that you expect great results from. This , my friends, is the one that started it... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful