Castlevania (Nintendo 64)

Teen
ESRB Rating
Genre
Perspective
Gameplay
Interface
Setting
Narrative
80
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.0
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
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Description

Konami's long-running series of Castlevania games makes its debut on the N64. The traditional 2D graphics have been left behind; this is the first Castlevania game in 3D. However, the goal of the game remains the same: kick some vampire butt as you battle the evil Count Dracula and his minions in this platformer.

The player can either choose to be Reinhardt Schneider (for traditional "whip action") or Carrie Fernandez (who uses magical powers). Both characters are given an own story line. A new feature is the presence of an in-game clock that switches the game time from day to night.

Screenshots

Castlevania Nintendo 64 Coffins
Castlevania Nintendo 64 Game Over
Castlevania Nintendo 64 Start Menu
Castlevania Nintendo 64 The First Boss

Promo Images

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Castlevania Screenshot
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Castlevania Screenshot

Trailer


Alternate Titles

  • "悪魔城ドラキュラ黙示録" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Castlevania 64" -- Informal title
  • "Akumajou Dracula Apocalypse" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

I guess it won't do DreinIX (10676) 2.6 Stars2.6 Stars2.6 Stars2.6 Stars2.6 Stars
A Rushed and Disappointing Adventure D P (139) 2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars2.4 Stars

Critic Reviews

Video Games Feb, 1999 4 out of 4 100
Jeuxvideo.com Jul 13, 1999 18 out of 20 90
Power Unlimited May, 1999 8.6 out of 10 86
Video Games Mar, 1999 84 out of 100 84
Super Play (Sweden) May, 1999 84 out of 100 84
IGN Jan 27, 1999 8.2 out of 10 82
The Video Game Critic Jun 19, 2003 B 75
Mega Fun Mar, 1999 74 out of 100 74
Spel för Alla Aug, 1999 7 out of 10 70
Retroguiden Feb 07, 2015 5 out of 10 50

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Roedie (5255) added Castlevania (Nintendo 64) on Sep 17, 2002