Castlevania: Curse of Darkness Image

Mixed or average reviews - based on 30 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 47 Ratings

Summary: The legendary Castlevania series returns with a new story and a new hero. Hector, one of two Devil Forgemasters who once trained under Dracula, has fled Vallachia disillusioned with the ideals of his mentor. Now, three years after Dracula was defeated in battle at the hands of the Belmonts, Isaac – a former friend and fellow Devil Forgemaster suddenly reappears and orchestrates the execution of Hector's beloved. Fueled by revenge, Hector returns to Vallachia to confront Isaac. Use Devil Forgery skills to develop & enhance "Innocent Devils" allies. RPG elements featuring character growth based on experience points. A deep storyline that unfolds against a backdrop of beautifully environments. Increased number of unlockable features enhances replayability. [Konami]
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Rating: M
Developer: Konami
Genre(s): Action Adventure
Number of Players:1 Player
ESRB Descriptors:Blood Violence
Cast Credit
Kuniaki Kawai Model Designer
Hitomi Namatame Background Designer
Chieko Ogura Background Designer
Yuichi Kobayashi Movie Direction
Atsuya Tanaka Model Animator
Tomoko Furukawa Model Designer
Shigeharu Umezaki Executive Producer
Liam O'Brien Issac (English)
Michiru Yamane Composer
Michiru Yamane Music
Masaya Okada Player Model Designer
Nazuki Matsushita Program And Direction
Takumi Miyagishima Effect Programmer
Masayuki Fujiki Background Designer
Yoshie Suzuki Background Designer
Tetsushi Takahashi Sound Effects
Takahiro Yoshimizu Japanese Cast - Hector
IGA Producer
Takashi Takeda Director
Shuichi Hirohara Lead Programmer
Jun-ichi Inoue Effect Programmer
Kengo Hama Enemy Programmer
Yoshiyuki Suzuki Designer
Yoshiyuki Suzuki Model Designer
Naoko Minegishi Background Designer
Mihoko Hirayama Background Designer
Yuko Inoue Background Designer
Sumiko Shindo Recording Director (You And Me)
Masaharu Sato Japanese Cast - Death
Yui Ozawa Product Design
Ayami Kojima Artwork
Sotaro Tojima Sound Editor
Yoshimi Nakamura Designer
Atsushi Sato Recording Engineer And Guitar Arrangement
Daisuke Kondo Designer -Movie
K. Nagaoka Effect Programmer
Akihiro Yamane 2d Programmer
Jun Takahashi Designer
Shinsuke Nakajima Effect Programmer
K. Miura 2d Programmer
Tatsuro Sawa 2d Programmer
Shinichiro Shimamura Lead Designer
Kenki Fukamachi Player Animator
Naoiki Tarama Model Animator
Kazuhide Hiura Model Animator
Satoru Chinen Model Animator
Naoko Watanuki Background Designer
Yasuko Ito Background Designer
Nagata Kazuyoshi Background Designer
Kaori Namikoshi Background Designer
Kensei Ogihara Background Designer
Kikuko Haga Background Designer
Katsushi Katayama Background Designer
Muneyuki Tejima Effect Designer
Makoto Suda Design Director
Yohei Fujimoto Chief Designer
Nobuyuki Toshimitsu Designer
Yasunori Takahashi Designer
Haruki Chiba Designer
Kouki Yoshida Designer
Tetsuyki Ooishi Chief Designer
Naoto Tsurumaki Designer
Yukinori Fukatsu Designer
Takanori Mitsuhashi Designer
Masakazu Nakamura Designer
Toru Tamagawa Designer
Yuka Watanabe Compose And Voice Edit
Nobuhiko Matsufuhi Recording And Mastering Engineer
M.A. Engineer Movie Sound Staff
Yutuka Shimoyama Movie Sound Staff
Akihiro Teruta Sound Editor
Waichiro Ozaki Sound Editor
Kiyoko Kumasaka Sound Editor
Russel Watson Ending Theme Vocals
Danny O'Donovan Artist Coordinator
Ryo Horibe Movie Director
Takehisa Yoshimura Senior Designer
Naoki Sato Senior Designer
Yoichiru Tajiri Chief Designer - Movie
Yumiko Shimamura Chief Designer - Movie
Akihiko Kawashima Chief Designer - Movie
Yukio Akaki Designer -Movie
Ryohei Adachi Designer -Movie
Goichiro Inoue Designer -Movie
Wataru Osada Designer -Movie
Satoko Kobashigawa Designer -Movie
Yoshihro Hanada Designer -Movie
Lin Hsuan-Fu Anderson Designer -Movie
Kensaku Ishiyama Designer -Movie
Hidenori Kawashima Designer -Movie
Takahiro Matsui Designer -Movie
Hideharu Matsukawa Designer -Movie
Shinji Aramaki Supervisor
Christopher Langdon Action Coordinator
Masanori Kobayashi Assistant Producer
Ken Ohara Assistant Producer
Kumiko Ogawa Assistant Producer
Eiren Chong Assistant Producer
Moriya Endo Japanese Cast - Isaac
Tetsuo Sakaguchi Japanese Cast - Saint Germain
Mahito Oba Japanese Cast - Dracula And Narrator
Tomoko Fujino Japanese Cast - Julia Laforeze
Mai Kitazawa Product Design
Koji Igarashi Producer
Steven Jay Blum Dracula (English)
Crispin Freeman English Voice Actor: Hector
Yasunori Masutani Japanese Cast - Trevor Belmont
Yukitoshi Hori Japanese Cast - Zead
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Awards & Rankings

#82 Most Discussed PS2 Game of 2005
#43 Most Shared PS2 Game of 2005