ImaJAN Media Network
MeltedJoystick Home
   Games  Members
Search +
Searching... Close  
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?
  
 
  Login Using Facebook
Twitter
 
 
 

Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (1997) Game Information

Your Rating:
   
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night (1997)
  Write Review +  Request correction + Add to List: Add to game list 

Overall Rank:

17

Avg. Rating:

4.50/5

# of Ratings:

14

US Release Date:

10/02/1997

JP Release Date:

03/20/1997

Platform:

PlayStation

ESRB Rating:

T
Like Game:   

Multiplayer:

No

Developer:

Konami

Publisher:

Konami

Genres:

Action (2D Platformer), Role Playing (RPG) (Action RPG)

Synopsis:

Related Game Lists

Games I Want To Play by Shaneo99 Games I Own: PS3 Digital by dbarry_22
5th Generation Top 10 (PS1, SAT, N64) by Nelson Schneider Games I Own: PS1 by dbarry_22
Top Game List by dbarry_22 Top to Bottom: Castlevania by dbarry_22
Top Game List by Nelson Schneider Games I Own by dbarry_22
Finished: PS1 by Boo Top Game List by Rebecca

Full Game Reviews

  dbarry_22
dbarry_22
Hardcore Gamer
 

03/24/2011 (0 of 0 found this helpful)

Advancing Castlevania in the Right Direction

Castlevana: Symphony of the Night revolutionized Castlevania games. Before this game, Castlevania was your basic 2D side scrolling action platformer. The idea of turning Castlevania into an action RPG, eliminating levels and adding one big castle that you can go back and forth in was fantastic.

Game control was upgraded. Killing enemies gave you experience. You can upgrade weapons and abilities. The mapping scheme let you know where you were and where you still need to go. The game can continue almost endlessly if you want, advancing to better endings and bosses.

I'll be honest, I have a bit of a bias against Playstation. So, when I tell you this game is great I want you to understand what I mean. It set the standard for Castlevania games to follow, especially the hand hel...

Rating of
5/5 

read more +
 
Write comment +View all reviews + Was this review helpful? Yes   No
 
 
 
Log In
 
For members wanting to use FB to login, click here
remember me
 
 

What Members Are Doing

Comments about...

New Game Reviews

Mass Effect: Andromeda game review by Megadrive
Hob game review by Nelson Schneider
Assassin's Creed Odyssey game review by Nelson Schneider
Ittle Dew 2 game review by Nelson Schneider
Dead Cells game review by dbarry_22
Mario vs. Donkey Kong game review by dbarry_22
Metro 2033 game review by Chris Kavan
South Park: The Fractured ... game review by Chris Kavan

New Game Lists

Top PlayStation 4 Games by Megadrive
Games I Own: PS4 by dbarry_22
Backlog: Dump Truck by Nelson Schneider
Top Game List by SIngli6
Games I Want To Play by Shaneo99
My Backlog by Chris Kavan
Backlog by Matt
Top GameCube Games by Batgirl1979

 

 

 


 Release Date:  10/02/1997Close + 
 Incorrect Trailer +  

Contact Us Public Relations MeltedJoystick Friends    

Advertise and Business

Contacts Us

Jobs

About us

SiteMap

 

Support Us

FAQ and Help

News and Press

Terms of Use

Privacy

Hitfix.com

Amazon.com

OVGuide.com