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Iga constructively critiques Minoria while playing it

Watching developers play other people's games is always interesting. Most of the good ones end up looking at the other dev's work both for what it is while also thinking about how it was made, making for more layered, insightful commentary...

 
 
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The Igavanias, ranked

Unless it was made by just one person, it's a bad idea to give all the credit for a game's success or failure to a single individual. Koji Igarashi has produced many of the best games in the Castlevania series, but he's far from the only re...

 
 
 
 
 
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I can't get enough of Bloodstained's soothing post-game grind

After spending a literal 24 hours with Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, I've come to the conclusion that it stands a very real chance of being one of my favorite games of 2019. I honestly didn't expect it! As much as I adore Iga's brand o...

 
 
 
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IGA says he'd do more Castlevania if Konami let him

Legendary producer Koji "IGA" Igarashi recently sat down with Gematsu at BitSummit this previous weekend, and had a few things to say about Bloodstained (which is about to launch imminently) and Castlevania. After breathing a sigh...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Smash Ultimate is embracing Castlevania with its next event

Castlevania is making a comeback. Well, kind of, right? A kinda-comeback? Konami is pumping out re-releases and anniversary collections in an attempt to prop up the series again, and Bloodstained was created in response to people's love for...

 
 
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I'm not really feeling Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

It's hard to believe that the metroidvania genre nearly died a decade ago. With Konami and Nintendo basically moving on from the likes of Castlevania and Metroid, it fell on indie developers to continue the legacies that those series starte...

 
 
 
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Castlevania: Harmony of Despair comes to Xbox One

Castlevania: Harmony of Despair, Konami's funky multiplayer-focused greatest-hits remix of past games, is playable on Xbox One. The 2010 Xbox 360 title just joined the backward compatible list. The game never quite lived up to its home-run...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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A look at the early days of regional difficulty changes

In the primordial days before your mom was on the internet, we grew up in fear of the other. In the '80s and '90s, we frequently spoke of the mist-shrouded land across the ocean that controlled most of the games we played. Whether we discus...

 
 
 
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Lavish Castlevania Alucard statue coming from Gantaku

Japanese memorabilia-maker Gantaku has released images of a new statue of Castlevania: Symphony of the Night's immortal hero; Alucard. Judging from these photos, this model features all the intricate detailing and class one would expect fro...

 
 




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