24 Sep 2021, 15:23
If you are one of those who have never been able to play the Game Boy Advance series of Castlevania episodes because you do not own a Game Boy, now is your chance. The Castlevania Advance Collection is available today on Nintendo eShop, bundled Castlevania: the circle of the moon (2001), Castlevania: Harmony of Dissonance (2002), and Castlevania: Aria of Sorrow (2003). And to sweeten the deal, you also get Castlevania: Dracula X (also known as Vampire’s Kiss in Europe). Watch the following Konami announcement video.
Dracula X Was at the origin Castlevania: Rondo de sang (1993), a Super-PC CD-ROM game that was later remade for the PlayStation in 1995. You play as Richter Belmont, who travels to Dracula’s Castle to save his love Annette and ends up facing off against the Vampire King him -same. Its sequel is one of the most critically acclaimed games in the Castlevania series: Symphony of the night.
In Circle of the Moon, you play as Nathan Graves, who seeks his mentor in Dracula’s castle even as the Vampire King is resurrected by his servant Camilla. Harmony of dissonance lets you play as Just Belmont, Simon’s grandson, looking for his friends Maxim and Lydia in mirror images of Dracula’s castle. The latest game, Aria of Sorrow, sees new protagonist Soma Cruz attempting to stop Dracula’s resurrection with the help of the enigmatic Arikado.
New Castlevania Advanced Collection also includes the ability to roll back (useful if you made a mistake), the quick save feature, button mapping, an art gallery, a music player, and regional versions of each game. The Advance Collection really brings these Game Boy Advance games to the modern platform.
The collection is available on PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, and PC. You can compare the prices of Castlevania Advance Collection. Also check out the prices of recent entries in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, Lords of Shadow 2 and the Anniversary Collection.