Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Action
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 12th Jan 2009, 500 points (USA)
  • 31st Oct 2008, 500 points (UK/EU)
  • 21st Apr 2009, 500 points (JPN)

3DS eShop

  • 17th Apr 2014, £4.49/€4.99, 67 blocks (UK/EU)
  • 26th Jun 2014, $4.99 (USA)

NES

  • 22nd Dec 1989 (JPN)
  • 1st Sep 1990 (USA)
  • 10th Dec 1992 (UK/EU)

Wii U eShop

  • 26th Jun 2014, $4.99, 65.9 MB (USA)
  • 16th Apr 2014, ¥500 (JPN)
  • 4th Sep 2014, £3.49 (UK/EU)
Series
Castlevania
Controller Support
All

Screenshots (8)

Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Screenshot

Reviews

  • 41

    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse

    Blood relative

    After the success of the original Castlevania title on the NES system, Konami decided to change things up quite a bit for Castlevania II: Simon's Quest. Gone was the straight-ahead platforming action of the original, replaced with a much more rpg-flavored approach that placed more emphasis on item collection and exploration. While...

  • 28

    3DS eShop / NES

    Review Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse

    Join the fang club

    Looking back, it's incredible to think that Konami took such a risk with the Castlevania series during its formative years. Having tasted critical and commercial success with the original NES outing, the Japanese company decided to give its direct sequel a different spin. The result was Castlevania II: Simon's Quest, a game which...

  • 6

    Wii Virtual Console / NES

    Review Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse

    Drac's back!

    After the success of the original Castlevania title on the NES system, Konami decided to change things up quite a bit for Castlevania II: Simon's Quest. Gone was the straight-ahead platforming action of the original, replaced with a much more rpg-flavored approach that placed more emphasis on item collection and exploration. While...

About The Game

Fight back against Dracula in the third exciting instalment of the highly popular Castlevania franchise!

As with the original ‘Castlevania’, the player’s goal is to work their way through deviously challenging levels, but this time there's a difference - when the level ends, you can choose one of two paths to take for a completely different experience!