he Articles section is for musings, reviews, translations, and informative essays about Castlevania.



Diplo's Symphony of the Night Article -

After removing an article focusing on Symphony of the Night against the wishes of readers, which was one of his first and possibly most influential contribution to the Chapel of Resonance, Diplo returns to make things right with his fans in a deep reprise.

Diplo's Order of Ecclesia Article -

Diplocephalus considers the third Nintendo DS Castlevania game in an epic article that weighs its strengths and weaknesses, and how it stacks up to its forerunners.

Chapel of Resonance Dave Cox Interview -

Castlevania producer, Dave Cox, gives the Chapel of Resonance an exclusive interview.

Koji Igarashi - the Man Behind the Games -

An in-depth article chronicling the career of Koji Igarashi, from his start at Konami, up to Portrait of Ruin, the second Nintendo DS Castlevania title.

Castlevania: The Belmont Legacy Review, by The Successor -

The Successor gives the low down about the 5 part comic mini-series, Castlevania: The Belmont Legacy from IDW Publishing. Is it worth buying? Read and find out.

Revisiting Captain N: The Game Master, by The Successor -

The Successor rewinds to the late 80's to have a look at the video game cartoon that starred Simon Belmont and many other notables in the video game world.

Kinuyo Yamashita Interview, by Raven -

Raven interviews Kinuyo Yamashita, the music composer of the original Castlevania for the NES.

Diplo's Curse of Darkness Review -

Diplo reviews Castlevania: Curse of Darkness in this larger-than-life article.

Diplo Revisits Curse of Darkness -

Diplo returns to get a few things off his chest about the second Playstation 2 Castlevania title.

Marto's Castlevania Judgment Review -

Marto gives his judgment on the gutsy 3-D Castlevania fighting game.

Worst Stages in Castlevania History, by The Successor -

The Successor takes readers on a tour of some of Castlevania's most unsavory stages.

Castlevania II: An Ode to Obscurity, by Diplo -

Diplo muses about the peculiar and vague attributes of the anomalous Castlevania 2: Simon's Quest.

Raven Experiences Castlevania: The Arcade -

Raven recounts his experience with the Japanese exclusive Castlevania arcade game.

Aria of Sorrow Translations, by Raven -

Ever wonder what those voice samples from Aria of Sorrow actually mean? Raven tells all inside!

Diplo's Lament of Innocence Article -

A review of Castlevania's second and a half attempt at 3-D by Diplo.

Rebirth Into the Nintendo 64, by Raven -

A thorough reflective article from Raven about Castlevania's representation on the Nintendo 64.

Haunted Castle Revisited, by Peklo -

Peklo muses about the obscure arcade game Haunted Castle.

Inverted Castles - The Goods, the Bads, and the Uglies -

The Successor considers the usage of double Castles within the Castlevania series.

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