Castlevania Anniversary Collection

Konami Digital Entertainment

Strong Man
OpenCritic Rating
78
Top Critic Average
82%
Critics Recommend
Based on 34 critic reviews
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Castlevania Anniversary Collection

Rating Summary

Based on 34 critic reviews
Strong Man

OpenCritic Rating

78

Top Critic Average

82%

Critics Recommend

Based on 34 critic reviews
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Game Information

Available on:PlayStation 4May 16, 2019
Xbox OneMay 16, 2019
PCMay 16, 2019
Nintendo SwitchMay 16, 2019

Developer: Konami Digital Entertainment

Genre: Action

Konami's Castlevania Anniversary Collection traces the origins of the historic vampire franchise. Included is a unique eBook with details provided by developers, artists and others inspired by the Castlevania legacy which sheds a fresh light into the world of Castlevania.



Released as part of the Konami 50th Anniversary celebration, relive these timeless classics that helped define the platformer genre. From the Belmont clan to their extended bloodlines and allies, the Castlevania Anniversary Collection is the best first step for anyone to take into the world of Castlevania and the fight against Dracula!



Castlevania

Castlevania II Simon's Quest

Castlevania III Dracula's Curse

Super Castlevania IV

Castlevania The Adventure

Castlevania II Belmont's Revenge

Castlevania Bloodlines

Kid Dracula (never released in English before)

History of Castlevania - Book of the Crescent Moon

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Fair Head
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IGN

8 / 10.0
IGN

The Castlevania Anniversary Collection doesn't do any fancy emulation tricks, but the games speak for themselves.

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Metro GameCentral

8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

A surprisingly thorough compilation of 8 and 16-bit Castlevanias, that illustrates the early history of one of gaming's most influential franchises.

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Destructoid

Unscored
Chris Carter

Castlevania Anniversary Collection always looked on-point when the full game list was announced, but I'm surprised at how great the extras are and how functional it is. More of this please, Konami.

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Areajugones

7 / 10.0
Víctor Rodríguez

Castlevania Anniversary Collection offers almost a dozen awesome games in just one pack. However, these are just ports to modern platforms and, if you compare Konami's work with what other franchises like Crash bandicoot, Spyro or Resident Evil have achieved with their remakes, Castlevania just falls behind.

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The Castlevania Anniversary Collection is Good, but Still Has a Couple of Chipped Fangs

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