Stickvania (Browser)

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For no apparent reason obvious to the player beyond developer convenience, Konami's first Castlevania game has been re-implemented in Java, replacing the detailed 8-bit graphics with crude hand-drawn stickmen but retaining all other important aspects including level layouts, destructable objects and power-ups, enemy behavior and boss fights. Minor interface conventions relating to weapon switching and jumping have been changed, but beyond those the game plays as a very emaciated (or very cocktail-napkin design-prototype sketch-y) rendition of the original.


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The game's homepage features a redrawn reproduction of an iconic still from F. W. Murnau's 1922 film Nosferatu, depicting a vampire's silhouette as it ascends a staircase.

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Pseudo_Intellectual (45140) added Stickvania (Browser) on Mar 29, 2010