Tag Archives: Castlevania

Interview with Michiru Yamane (Castlevania, Skullgirls)

Michiru Yamane Interview BabysoftmurderhandsWhen you talk about video game composers, Michiru Yamane is a name that is held in high regard along with her contemporaries including Nobuo Uemtasu, Koji Kondo, and Yuzo Koshiro. Although she is most famously known for Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, she has enjoyed a diverse career in video game music.

Select Michiru Yamane Discography:
Castlevania: Bloodlines
Contra: Hard Corps (with Akira Souji, Akira Yamaoka, and Hirofumi [ Read More... ]

Super Mario Crossover 3 joins Mario, Mega Man, Castlevania, Metroid, Zelda & more in one epic game

Super Mario Crossover 3

In yet another shining example of why fan communities are awesome, The Exploding Rabbit has announced their next project: Super Mario Crossover 3.0. It crosses the paths of various NES classics like Super Mario BrosMetroid, Legend of Zelda, Blaster Master and Castlevania in one giant Super Mario style game. This goes beyond just being a simple hack, rather it’s a full game epic with brand new … [ Read More... ]

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate for 3DS Launch Trailer

Castlevania Lords of Shadow Mirror Fate screen

The latest side scroller in the Castlevania franchise, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate, is out now on Nintendo’s 3DS. It ties in to 2010’s Castlevania: Lords of Shadow  (which we loved) story that basically reboots the franchise.

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate was developed by MercurySteam and published by Konami. So far, it’s gotten mixed reviews with some praising it while … [ Read More... ]

YouTube Talent: Castlevania – A Clockwork Vampire

A very nice piano rendition of some Castlevania classics.

Notes from the video description:

[Videogame Music]
Title:A Clockwork Vampire
Origin:Castlevania 1&3 / Dhsu OC Remix
Composer:Kinuyo Yamashita, H. Maezawa, Jun Funahashi, & Yukie Morimoto
Piano Arr:David Hsu (Dhsu)
Dedicated to:David Hsu (Dhsu)

Alex:BladeMaster-What an appropriate night for a Castlevania song (word play on Castlevania 2: Simon’s Quest).

Kashino:KureziShinobi-Remixed by David Hsu, this song has been changed into a classical

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