Good news everyone! The official release date for the Castlevania Anniversary Collection is May 16th! Awesome and better still we have the full line up for you to sink your teeth into (vampire pun intended)! You can play the Castlevania Anniversary Collection on PC, PS4, Switch, and Xbox One on May 16 for $19.99 / £15.99.
When Konami initially unveiled the collection, only a few Castlevania titles were announced. But now we have the full list below for you check out and get hyped over.
Castlevania - Originally released on the NES
Castlevania 2: Simon's Quest - Another NES instalment which had a mixed reception upon release. However over the years and with re-releases, many of the issues have been ironed out and now stands as pretty good game with its nonlinear, RPG-inspired mechanics. These elements inspiring Castlevania: Symphony of the Night.
Castlevania 3: Dracula's Curse - Return to the classic side scrolling view, this dark fantasy introduced some neat ideas and refined the core gameplay mechanics from the original game.
Kid Dracula - This comedic spin-off was only released in Japan but now is finally released officially to other regions.
Castlevania: The Adventure - Castlevania on the Game Boy. Many found memories of rage quitting this classic. Dark Souls eat your heart out!
Castlevania 2: Belmont's Revenge (Game Boy) - The sequel to Castlevania: The Adventure on the Game Boy.
Super Castlevania 4 - One of the greatest Side Scrolling games of the era. Refined and designed to near perfection.
Castlevania: Bloodlines - Released on the Sega Genesis and show cased some impressive effects, interesting story and plenty of vampire action.
The Castlevania Anniversary Collection also includes "Bonus Book" extras, such as a video interview with Castlevania Netflix producer Adi Shankar. This is looking like a pretty awesome lineup and (hopefully soon) then we'll be seeing a Classic Collection of the Contra games, out later in Summer.