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February 29, 2024

Batteries no longer needed. Three amazing games (and Dracula X) come together in the Castlevania Advance Collection.

I try not to think about the amount AA batteries I went through during my many playthroughs of Castelvania’s “GBA three.” It was a lot. Between […]
December 9, 2021

Whip your way down memory lane. Castlevania Anniversary Collection.

Growing up, Mega Man was always my Nintendo series of choice. The blue bomber took precedence over other popular series’ that got their start on the […]
July 11, 2018

Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon gives Castlevania fans the appetizer they need to hold them over until Ritual of the Night arrives.

In 2015, Koji “IGA” Igarashi launched a Kickstarter for a spiritual successor to the Castlevania series. Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night promises the Metroidvania style exploration […]
July 8, 2018

How many damn steam-rooms does Dracula really need?

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow left me with an unsatisfied feeling. With all of the new ideas it offered for the reboot of the series, it felt […]
July 7, 2018

The origins of the legendary whip are revealed in Lament of Innocence.

Author’s Note: This review was originally published on October 28th, 2003. A product of its time, this review is another example of how to -NOT- write […]
July 7, 2018

Curse of Darkness.

Author’s Note: This review was originally published on June 11th, 2007. Like other reviews of the time, it uses “witty” taglines to separate each section. Another […]
July 6, 2018

Another review discussing that Castlevania: Symphony of the Night is magnificent.

Castlevania: Symphony of the Night is…actually, you know what? No, I’m not even sure why I’m writing a review of this splendid title right now. It […]
July 5, 2018


I’m a bit late in getting to this review, but I felt the need to finally lay down some thoughts on this game from a cherished […]
July 3, 2018

Castlevania: The Dracula X Chronicles features a remake, an original, and a classic all rolled into one.

Author’s Note: This review was originally published on November 12th, 2008. Like other reviews of the time, it features “witty” taglines that designate each section. To […]