Castlevania: The Adventure

Castlevania: The Adventure

1989

System
Game Boy
Publisher
Konami
Developer
Konami

6.5

Game Rating

User Ratings: 6

Our Review: 3/10

Overview

Also Known As
Dracula Densetsu (Japan)
Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Platformer
Release Date

Game Boy

  • 10th Dec 1989 (USA)
  • 10th Dec 1989 (UK/EU)
  • 27th Oct 1989 (JPN)

3DS eShop

  • 14th Mar 2012, ¥400 (JPN)
  • 5th Jul 2012, £2.70/€3.00 (UK/EU)
  • 25th Oct 2012, $2.99 (USA)
Series
Castlevania
Tags
Vampires

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Reviews

  • 49

    3DS eShop / GB

    Review Castlevania: The Adventure

    Belmont's first portable adventure

    When the Game Boy hit store shelves in 1989 it didn’t take long for a vast swathe of third-party publishers – many of which had grown fat on the profits generated by Nintendo’s astonishingly popular NES – to sign up to produce software for the device. Konami was one of the first to pledge its allegiance to...

About The Game

This retro game – the first in the series to appear on Game Boy – follows Christopher Belmont, an ancestor of the original NES games’ hero Simon, as he battles with the evil Count Dracula who has risen again to threaten the uneasy peace in Transylvania. Guide Christopher through the levels as he wields his mystic whip.